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NC State ready for shot at rival UNC in Omaha

North Carolina State waited a long time to make it back to the College World Series. It only makes it sweeter that the first opponent will be the Wolfpack's hated rival. N.C. State (49-14) is leaving for Omaha on Wednesday, the program's first trip to the CWS since 1968 and just the second overall. Its opener comes Sunday against North Carolina, the No. 1 overall seed in...
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June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Remembering Joey Devine’s 2008 Brilliance

Four years ago, Joey Devine was a sensation with the Oakland Athletics. The 24-year-old rookie torched the American League for 45.2 innings, allowing just three earned runs to cross the plate in his 42 appearances. In professional baseball history, there have been 24,553 pitcher seasons with at least 40 innings thrown. In 1911, Buck O’Brien of the Boston Red Sox set an ERA- record...
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November 01, 2012  |  Discuss

West Coast Stunner: Oakland Athletics Win American League West, as Texas Rangers Stuck With Wild Card

Wow, what a finish in the American League.
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October 03, 2012  |  Discuss

A's Devine out for season after surgery

Oakland Athletics reliever Joey Devine will miss the season after having reconstructive surgery on his right elbow for the second time in three years. The operation was performed in Florida by Dr. James Andrews and is the latest setback for the 28-year-old, already on the disabled list with biceps tendinitis. Manager Bob Melvin didn't disclose details about the surgery while...
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April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

A's reliever Joey Devine to have elbow surgery

Oakland Athletics right-hander Joey Devine will undergo a second surgery on his troublesome pitching elbow on Tuesday, yet another setback for the reliever who already started the season on the disabled list because of biceps tendinitis. The 28-year-old Devine was examined Monday by Dr. James Andrews, who will perform the surgery in Pensacola, Fla., and also handled his first operation...
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April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

A's reach agreement with McCarthy, Devine

The Oakland Athletics have agreed to one-year contracts with right-handers Brandon McCarthy and Joey Devine, avoiding arbitration. They were the final two arbitration-eligible players on Oakland's roster. McCarthy became a reliable starter after earning the fifth spot in the rotation. He went 9-9 with a 3.32 ERA in 25 starts. He posted career highs in wins, starts, complete...
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January 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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