The Oakland Athletics received encouraging news on injured players Derek Norris, Daric Barton and Craig Gentry. However, top prospect Addison Russell is now also sidelined. By Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsSusan Slusser of the SF Gate delivered all the latest relevant injury news for Oakland.Norris is hitting .273/.333/.636 in five games played this spring, but hasn'...
The A's will hold out outfielder Craig Gentry for the next 10 days as he deals with back pain.
Manager Bob Melvin said Gentry will spend the next week and half doing core work and won't be on the field doing normal baseball drills.
"He's not where the training staff would like to see him be in terms of strength,". Melvin said.
Oakland Athletics outfielder Craig Gentry skipped Spring Training workouts on Friday due to tightness in his lower back. Team trainers do not believe the condition is serious, but they sent him for an MRI and are awaiting the results to come out Saturday morning says Jane Lee of MLB.com.By Rjcastillo, via Wikimedia CommonsThe MRI is mainly a precautionary measure to make sure that...
The Texas Rangers have placed outfielder Craig Gentry on the
disabled list with a non-displaced fracture in his left hand. While he’ll hit
the 15-day DL, the Rangers don’t expect to have Gentry back for at least
another month as a result of his hand injury, according to T.R. Sullivan of
Gentry suffered the injury Tuesday when he was hit on the hand
The Texas Rangers have put outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15 day disabled list with a non-displaced fracture of his left hand and recalled outfielder Engel Beltre from Triple A Round Rock.
Gentry was hit in the hand by a Jarrod Parker pitch last Tuesday and hasn't played since then. An MRI Saturday revealed the fracture and the move is retroactive to Friday.
Gentry is hitting...
ARLINGTON, Texas -- A game that featured some sloppy defense by the Rangers had one sparkling play near the end Sunday.
Craig Gentry leaped up and reached over the center field wall to rob the Twins' Joe Mauer of a two-run homer in the top of the ninth.
The Rangers trailed, 6-5, at the time and two more runs would have all but sunk their comeback chances. The Rangers failed...
Rangers center fielder Craig Gentry left Saturday's game against Colorado after aggravating his sore right ankle.
Gentry was back in the starting lineup after rolling his ankle trying to beat out a bunt in the fifth inning Friday night. Gentry finished that game and started Saturday.
But it was clear when Gentry batted in the second inning that he still didn't feel right...
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June 23, 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- Craig Gentry followed up his 5 for 5 performance Friday by drawing a start against San Francisco right-hander Ryan Vogelsong.
Gentry's starts normally come against left-handers but Texas manager Ron Washington changed that up.
"The guy had a 5 for 5 night," Washington said. "He deserves to go out there."
Two of Gentry's hits Friday...
ARLINGTON, Texas Batting ninth in the lineup is not the optimal place to provide spark to an offense, but Rangers center fielder Craig Gentry made the most of it Wednesday.
Gentry got on base twice with a bunt single and an infield hit, the latter producing a run during the Rangers' only scoring rally in a 4-1 win over the A's.
Gentry's two-out single in the fourth...
ARLINGTON, Texas The Texas Rangers honored Craig Gentry Thursday night with the team's rookie of the year award for the 2011 season.
Gentry is hoping his 2012 season includes a starting job in centerfield.
"I want to be an everyday player and that's what I'm striving for," Gentry said. "Hopefully I have a good spring training and I can get it. I'...