Pat Neshek

Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics trots around the bases after hitting a two-run homer as pitcher Bronson Arroyo #61 of the Cincinnati Reds looks on in the third inning at O.co Coliseum on June 25, 2013 in Oakland. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Donaldson, A’s Defeat Reds In Interleague Matchup

Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, freshly promoted Stephen Vogt hit a sacrifice fly for his first major league RBI, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-3 on Tuesday night.

06/25/2013

A.J. Griffin #64 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the bottom of the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers during the interleague game at Miller Park on June 04, 2013 in Milwaukee. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

A’s Fall To Brewers In 10 Innings

Carlos Gomez scored from first on Yuniesky Betancourt’s line drive in the gap between center and right in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.

06/04/2013

Chris Young #25 of the Oakland Athletics watches the ball as he hits a three run home run in the ninth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 24, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Young’s 3-Run Homer Gives A’s Win Over Astros

Chris Young connected on a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 6-5 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

05/24/2013

Pat Neshek #40 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox during a Major League Baseball game at the O.co Coliseum on September 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Reliever Pat Neshek, A’s Agree To New Deal

Right-handed reliever Pat Neshek and the Oakland Athletics reached agreement Wednesday on a $975,000, one-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration.

11/29/2012

Pat Neshek #40 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox during a Major League Baseball game at the O.co Coliseum on September 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Newborn Son Of A’s Pitcher Neshek Dies

The right-hander posted on his Twitter account late Wednesday night that he and his wife lost their first child 23 hours after his birth “with no explanation.” He asked for prayers, and words of support began flooding Twitter.

10/03/2012

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