Sean Doolittle

Oakland Athletics #62 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 09/26/86
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 210
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
2014 Athletics 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 8.2 7 3 3 2 0 9 3.12 .81

Luke Gregerson -- The Closer Who Wasn't Owned

The new A's closer has flown under the radar because he was a middle reliever, but he's not one anymore.

One pitch wonders: a comparison

The bullpen can be a place where starters who have failed to master two or more pitches go to ply their trade. While rare, some have found success relying upon a single offering.

Tigers holding onto 8-4 lead through 8

Max Scherzer escaped a bases-loaded, no-outs jam in the eighth to preserve the Tigers' slim lead. Then the floodgates opened.

DLD 7/5/13: On The Road Again

Links before the A's open up a three-game set at the K.

Game #60: Griffin gem, Cespedes HR's come up short

A.J. Griffin gets stuck with a no-decision despite a seven-inning, four-hit gem.

Game #52: Town Business; A's win 4-1

Dan Straily, Josh Donaldson and Yoenis Cespedes combined to lead the A's to a victory in Battle of the Bay Game 1.

Former Hoo to Debut with Yankees

After an up-and-down minor league career, U.Va. alum David Adams is set to make his major league debut for the New York Yankees - and on his birthday, no less!

Beware The Eyes Of March

Nothing screams "well that's fair and reliable!!!!" like watching a couple games in early March and then writing a scouting report for all to see. My disclaimer: "Extreme small samples apply, so kindly disregard everything."

A's pitchers get in charity work this offseason

The Oakland A's Community Fund helps the team raise funds and awareness for worth causes, and recently pitchers Ryan Cook and Sean Doolittle were helping raise money, entertain kids and get the word out.

AN Mailbag #4: Verducci Effect on A’s pitchers?

We have received two questions on pitcher innings effects, so let’s group them together.

Brandon McCarthy cleared to resume throwing

Just 23 days after being hit in the head by a line drive, Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy was cleared by doctors to begin throwing.

Reliever stat pack

A short look at the A's relief corps (and their pitching in general)

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