Josh Reddick

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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.

06/20/2015

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Patience Is Not A Virtue One Month Into The Fantasy Baseball Season

If you have veterans who are not performing after one month of the season, it’s time to let them go. Someone else has to chance them on the roster; you need players performing right now. So shelve your emotions and make the tough choices that other owners can’t—and won’t—make. It will help you win in September.

05/02/2015

Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics, left, high fives Eric Sogard #28 afte the final out against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on August 25, 2014 in Houston. (Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Samardzija Snaps Skid, A’s Defeat Astros

Jeff Samardzija pitched eight solid innings and Josh Donaldson drove in three runs to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Houston Astros 8-2 Monday night.

08/25/2014

Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics reacts after striking out with less than two outs and a runner on third against the Detroit Tigers in the bottom of the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum on May 29, 2014 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Miss Opportunities, Lose To Tigers In Series Finale

Miguel Cabrera hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the fifth to back Rick Porcello’s eighth victory, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Thursday for a split of the four-game series between division leaders.

05/29/2014

Josh Reddick of the Oakland Athletics rounds the bases after hitting a two run home run during the seventh inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 16, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Trying To Lure Singer George Michael To Make Appearance At Coliseum

Outfielder Josh Reddick has brought the English singer back into relevance, by choosing the Wham! song “Careless Whisper” as his walkup music.

05/21/2014

Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics hits a grand slam during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 16, 2014 in Cleveland. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Reddick Homers Twice, Including Grand Slam, A’s Defeat Cleveland

Josh Reddick homered twice, including a grand slam, and drove in a career-high six runs, and Josh Donaldson added a three-run shot in the Oakland Athletics’ 11-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.

05/16/2014

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A’s Josh Reddick Does Interview Dressed As Wrestling’s ‘Ultimate Warrior’

Oakland A’s player Josh Reddick sprinted from center field while dressed – tassels and all – like legendary WWE icon Ultimate Warrior for a recent interview with the MLB Network.

04/22/2014

Pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kazmir Sharp, A’s Defeat Giants In Exhibition

Scott Kazmir pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning, Josh Reddick hit a two-run homer and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 4-0 on Thursday night.

03/27/2014

Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics

A’s Defeat Giants In Cactus League Opener

Josh Reddick made two highlight-reel catches to take away homers from Michael Morse, Brandon Moss and Stephen Vogt each drove in two runs during a six-run fourth inning against San Francisco closer Sergio Romo, and the Oakland Athletics opened Cactus League play with a 10-5 victory over the Giants on Wednesday.

02/26/2014

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits a single to break up a no hitter in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Season in Review: Oakland Is Still the Bay Area Baseball King

The A’s won their 16th division title in 2013, but bowed out with a disappointing ALDS loss (again).

10/12/2013

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