Oakland Athletics pitcher Aaron Brooks (36) is congratulated by teammates after being removed from the baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in the eighth inning Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Oakland.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Aaron Brooks (36) is congratulated by teammates after being removed from the baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in the eighth inning Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Oakland. Ben Margot AP
Oakland Athletics pitcher Aaron Brooks (36) is congratulated by teammates after being removed from the baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in the eighth inning Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Oakland. Ben Margot AP
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Should baseball fans give up on A’s, too?

August 01, 2015 05:36 PM

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