Twins can't muster much 'O' against A's

MINNEAPOLIS -- The biggest question mark for the Twins entering the 2014 season was the lineup. Many wondered if Minnesota was going to be capable of scoring enough runs to compete. For the first eight games of the 2014 season, the offense wasn't a huge concern. Minnesota averaged 5.6 runs per game entering Thursday's series finale against Oakland, aided by a pair of 10-run...
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Dan Straily helps A’s complete sweep in Minnesota

Another day, another strong outing by an Oakland starter. Dan Straily went seven innings today in the A’s 6-1 win over the Twins, allowing three hits, two walks and one run while striking out five. A’s starters have given up no more than three runs in any outing this season, a span of nine games, their longest such streak to start a season since 10 in a row to begin the 1990...
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Oakland A’s crush Cleveland Indians in spring training matchup

Dan Straily The Oakland A’s faced the Cleveland Indians Wednesday and many are wondering if the 13-3 victory is a sign of what is to come on Opening Day when they face again. The A’s have been quite successful this spring training but Wednesday’s game really showed how strong the Athletics only a little more than a week out from the start of the regular season. Even though...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Examining Grips with Dan Straily

When Dan Straily graduated high school, he was a big-bodied pitcher with one pitch coming out of a town of 18,000 with no fanfare. After hitting the mid nineties on a few guns at the local Western Oregon University, he suddenly was on his way to Marshall University. Then came the Oakland farm system as a 24th-round pick. Now that he’s overcome some long odds to appear in the big...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Sensational Straily, Moss Lead A’s over Yanks

Dan Straily pitched the A’s into sole possession of first place in the AL west, powered by a pair of homeruns from Brandon Moss Wednesday night as Oakland won it’s 10th consecutive home game. It was the fourth time in his last five starts that Straily has allowed two or fewer earned runs, as he sprinkled just three hits over 6.2 innings in the A’s 5-2 win over New York. ...
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June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Straily to be Recalled to Oakland, Start in Place of Brett Anderson

When the Los Angeles Angels come to town Monday night to begin a three-game set with the A’s, it will be Dan Straily toeing the rubber for the A’s instead of Brett Anderson to get things going. The decision to skip a start for Anderson is due to a sprained ankle he suffered two starts ago against the Tampa Bay Rays. Anderson was able to make his next scheduled start against the...
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April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Straily Bides His Time in Sacramento

On April 5, Dan Straily donned an Oakland A’s uniform for the first time in 2013 and toed the rubber at Minute Maid Park against the Houston Astros. It was his first start of the infant season, a season in which Straily would look to build upon his promising rookie campaign of the previous year and become a stalwart in Oakland’s starting rotation. Straily certainly didn’t disappoint...
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April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Straily, 2013 Fantasy Outlook

As of right now, Dan Straily is in the 2013 Oakland rotation. That is what I’m going off of for this post. So, if you’re coming from Google in three months wondering if Straily will be in the rotation, the answer is “I don’t know, but in November he was.” For more information on the question, click the “Home” tab on the top, go to my newest post and ask if my Dan Straily...
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November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Daily Notes, With Dan Straily-Related Information

Table of Contents Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of Daily Notes. 1. Dan Straily-Related Information 2. Today’s Notable Games (Including MLB.TV Free Game) 3. Today’s Complete Schedule Dan Straily-Related Information Regarding Who Dan Straily Is, First of All Dan Straily is the 23-year-old and right-handed Oakland prospect who entered play Tuesday leading...
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August 29, 2012  |  Discuss

A's call up strikeout artist Dan Straily

In their push for a playoff berth, the A's have called up starting pitcher Dan Straily, and will start him tomorrow night against the Blue Jays. Straily will be replacing Travis Blackley in the Oakland rotation, sending Blackley to the pen. The 23-year old Straily, not on any top prospect radar coming into the year, has absolutely burst onto the scene in 2012 after being...
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August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

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