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Gray to miss start for A’s vs. Rockies with illness

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics scratched starter Sonny Gray because of an illness and brought up right-hander Chris Bassitt from Triple-A Nashville to face Colorado.

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Rockies lose series opener to Athletics, 7-1

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher David Hale walks back to the mound after giving up a two run home run to the Oakland Athletics' Ike Davis, left, in the first inning of their baseball game Monday, June 29, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — David Hale put the Colorado Rockies in an early hole they were unable to overcome.

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Reddick, Davis, Butler homer for A’s in 7-1 win over Rockies

Oakland Athletics' Josh Reddick, center, is greeted by teammate Stephen Vogt, right, after hitting a two run home run off Colorado Rockies starting pitcher David Hale in the first inning of their baseball game Monday, June 29, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. At left is Colorado Rockies catcher Nick Hundley. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Josh Reddick and Ike Davis hit two-run homers in the first inning to back seven scoreless innings from Kendall Graveman, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-1 on Monday night.

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Guthrie gets 1,000th strikeout in Royals’ 5-3 win over A’s

Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas, right, scores beneath Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt in the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie struck out a season-high seven batters in six innings and Salvador Perez homered to help the Kansas City Royals complete a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 5-3 victory on Sunday.

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Financing plan for stadium called a lousy deal for Raiders

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Finance experts say a long-awaited plan for a new Raiders stadium is a lousy deal for the team and will make a potential return to Los Angeles even more attractive.

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