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TTYM: The Indy 500 Winner Buzz and Why You Should Never Eat At A Stadium

Tara Lipinsky brings you some of the most interesting sports stories you may not have heard about in That Thing You Missed.


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Colon Leads A’s To 11th Straight Win Over Astros

Bartolo Colon struck out a season-high nine in seven scoreless innings, and the Oakland Athletics completed a sweep of the Houston Astros with a 6-2 win Sunday.


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Donaldson, A’s Power Past Astros 11-5

Josh Donaldson had four hits and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 11-5 Saturday night.


Chris Young #25 of the Oakland Athletics high fives Shane Peterson #32 after the Athletics beat the Houston Astros at Coliseum on April 17, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Look To Continue Dominance Of Young Astros Team

Coming off their first loss in six games, the Oakland Athletics may be feeling good about their chances of getting back on track against the Houston Astros.


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A’s Look To Continue Dominance Over Astros

The Oakland Athletics’ bats had seemingly gone dormant in their last series before busting out in a big way in the series opener against the Houston Astros.


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Lowrie Leads A’s Offense Against Visiting Astros

Jed Lowrie is a big reason the Oakland Athletics have already swept a three-game series from the Houston Astros this season.


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3 HRs Propel A’s In Sweep Of Astros

Brett Anderson struck out 10 more Houston batters and the Oakland A’s backed him with three home runs for a 9-3 win Sunday and a three-game sweep of the Astros.


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Colon Strong In Return, A’s Beat Astros 6-3

Bartolo Colon was sharp in his return from a drug suspension and Coco Crisp, Jed Lowrie and Seth Smith homered to lead the Athletics to a 6-3 victory over the Astros on Saturday night.


Josh Reddick #16 and Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after they both scored on a two-run double by Jed Lowrie (not pictured) against the Seattle Mariners in the fourth inning at Coliseum on April 3, 2013 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Hit The Road As Their Bats Start To Awaken

In danger of being shut out in three straight games for the first time in almost 28 years, the Astros look to avoid a third consecutive loss while trying to prevent the visiting A’s from winning their third in a row Friday evening.


Starting pitcher Travis Blackley #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on June 26, 2012. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

A’s Trade LHP Blackley To Houston

The Oakland Athletics have traded lefty Travis Blackley to the Houston Astros for minor league outfielder Jake Goebbert.