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Athletics Injury Update: Brandon Moss has no structural damage to ankle

It looked worse when it happened, but Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss has no structural damage to the left ankle that he sprained in Friday's game. The good news comes from Athletics beat writer Jane Lee of, who shared the announcement via Twitter Sunday evening.Moss' MRI came back clean. No structural damage to ankle.— Jane Lee (@JaneMLB) July 7...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Athletics Injury Update: Brandon Moss exits with sprained ankle

With two Division-leading teams, Oakland and Toronto, locked in extra innings, the Athletics' Brandon Moss was forced to leave the game with a sprained left ankle, tweets Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. (Video here and below).He was replaced at first base by Alberto Callaspo as the game went into the bottom of the 11th in a scoreless tie. Oakland finally won in...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

After 66 Home Run Tear With The Athletics, Brandon Moss Reflects On Lack Of Opportunity With Phillies

Salt in a wound. The Phillies had infielder/outfielder Brandon Moss under their control back in 2011 In 2012, 2013, and into 2014 Moss has shown tremendous power for the Oakland Athletics. In these two and one-third seasons, Moss has amassed 66 home runs, easily more than any Phillies player has...
Via Philliedelphia
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Athletics Injury Update: Brandon Moss still dealing with calf tightness

Brandon Moss exited Friday’s 9-5 win against the Angels in the third inning with right calf tightness and Kyle Blanks replaced him, as Jane Lee of reported.Moss hurt his calf in between innings, running out to give Reddick his glove. Melvin says doubtful for tomorrow #Athletics— Joe Stiglich (@JoeStiglichCSN) May 31, 2014 #494439803 / gettyimages.comAccording to Lee...
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June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The strikeout rate of Brandon Moss

Brandon Moss is currently tied for eleventh on the leaderboard for 2014. He is having a terrific season and all of his value is for his offense. While his defense and base running seem to have improved, it is his offense that has taken a dramatic step forward. And one of the things driving that success is a drastically reduced strikeout rate.Moss is a left-handed batter...
Via The Flagrant Fan
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Why Brandon Moss has been their best player so far

Brandon Moss First baseman Brandon Moss is making a strong case to scratch the platoon strategy the Oakland A’s currently have in place at first base. Moss has been hot throughout the month of May however does not see a consistent amount of playing time – especially when the Athletics are facing left handed pitching. Nonetheless, Moss makes every at-bat count and has become...
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s assemble a three man team that will rotate playing first base

The Oakland A’s are using the depth in their dugout to their advantage. On Tuesday, manager Bob Melvin told the press that three Athletics will play first base throughout the 2014 season. This small platoon will be made up of Brandon Moss, Daric Barton, and Alberto Callaspo. Alberto Callaspo Callaspo is the questionable choice out of these three. He is usually a second or third...
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Moss Gives Self Pie in Face After Walk-Off Two-Run Home Run in 19-Inning Game (Video)

It was a long night for Brandon Moss and the Oakland Athletics. After Moss hit a walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the 19th inning in a game that ended at 4:37 a.m. ET against the Angels, he was allowed the honors of pieing himself in the face. It was quickly followed by another pie from outfielder Josh Reddick and a Gatorade shower from third baseman Josh Donaldson. The...
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Moss pies himself after walk-off HR in 19th

No, not that kinda cream pie video!
Via Beer Mug Sports
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Moss- Bombs Away

A rolling stone gathers no moss...well, this one does.Brandon Moss was once a fairly high regarded outfield prospect in the Boston Red Sox organization.  He made his MLB debut in 2007 and hit well in parts of two seasons with the BoSox (.291/.804), but was shipped to Pittsburgh in the Jason Bay trade.  The Pirates believed they were getting a building block for the future, but...
Via More Hardball
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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