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Coco Crisp

Detroit Tigers (19-11)

A’s Will Take Their Swings Against Verlander

Coco Crisp may not have the most powerful bat in Oakland’s lineup, but he certainly picks good times to go deep.Crisp will try to lead the Athletics to a second straight win on Tuesday evening against the Detroit Tigers.


Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics hits his 100th career home run and celebrates with teammate Jed Lowrie #8 in the third inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 26, 2013 in Detroit. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

A’s Hold On Late, Defeat Tigers

Coco Crisp and Daric Barton each drove in two runs, and the Oakland Athletics beat Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers 8-6 on Monday night.


Pitcher Dan Straily #67 of the Oakland Athletics works the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 23, 2013 in Baltimore. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Orioles Defeat A’s, Tighten Race For Wild Card

Brian Roberts hit a grand slam, Adam Jones homered and had three RBIs, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 9-7 Friday night to gain ground in the wild-card race.


Jay Bruce #32 of the Cincinnati Reds hits a home run in the second inning of the game against the Oakland Athletics at Great American Ball Park on August 6, 2013 in Cincinnati. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

A’s Slump Continues On The Road With Loss To Reds

Jay Bruce homered and made a run-saving catch on the warning track, and Mat Latos pitched into the eighth inning against Oakland’s slumping lineup on Tuesday night, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-1 victory over the Athletics.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Josh Reddick #16 after hitting a two-run home run in the ninth inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on June 21, 2013 in Seattle. (by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Cespedes, Colon Lead A’s Past Mariners

Yoenis Cespedes hit a pair of two-run homers and Bartolo Colon won his seventh straight start to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Seattle Mariners 6-3 on Friday night.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

A’s Cespedes Not In Starting Lineup Wednesday Due To Hamstring

Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was unable to play Wednesday evening against the New York Yankees due to left hamstring tightness, and is unlikely to play Thursday as well.


Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics runs to second base after hitting a double in the top of the third inning against the Milwaukee Brewers during the interleague game at Miller Park on June 03, 2013 in Milwaukee. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Crisp, Milone Send A’s To Win Over Brewers

Coco Crisp had a leadoff homer among his four hits and Tommy Milone pitched in at the plate to help the Oakland Athletics beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 on Monday night.


Bartolo Colon #40 of the Oakland Athletics throws in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on May 20, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Smith, Colon Lead A’s Past Rangers

Seth Smith homered and scored three times, Bartolo Colon pitched seven strong innings for his first win in nearly a month and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-2 on Monday night.


A's pitcher Brett Anderson (left) and outfielder CoCo Crisp (right). (CBS Sports/Getty Images)

A’s Place Brett Anderson, Coco Crisp On 15-Day DL

Oakland Athletics outfielder Coco Crisp and left-hander Brett Anderson have been put on the 15-day disabled list.


Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics connects to knock in two runs against Alfredo Aceves #91 of the Boston Red Sox in the 3rd inning at Fenway Park on April 23, 2013 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

A’s Rout Red Sox In Rain-Shortened Game

Bartolo Colon allowed three hits and the Oakland Athletics capitalized on eight walks, two balks and two errors to beat the Boston Red Sox 13-0 in a rain-shortened seven-inning game Tuesday night.