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Derek Norris

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  • Oakland's Cespedes armed and dangerous to Angels' runners

    Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes armed and dangerous to Angels' runners // Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes proves again he's got one of the best arms in the majors // 'You don't see that kind of arm strength and accuracy from the foul pole. He just winged it' —...
  • Watch A's Cespedes show off cannon arm again

    Watch A's Cespedes show off cannon arm again
    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Yoenis Cespedes added to his throwing highlight-reel Wednesday night. The Oakland Athletics clubhouse was still buzzing before Wednesday's game about left fielder Cespedes' throw home Tuesday night, which reached catcher Derek...
  • A physicist looks at Cespedes' incredible throw vs. Angels

    A physicist looks at Cespedes' incredible throw vs. Angels
    People will be talking for ages about the incredible throw uncorked by Oakland A's left fielder Yoenis Cespedes on Tuesday night to nail the Angels' Howie Kendrick at home. To recap, bottom of the eighth, score tied at 1-1. Cespedes fields a long double...
  • Angels don't make the grade over A's in 9-5 loss

    The Angels and the American League West-leading Oakland Athletics opened a three-game series in the Oakland Coliseum on Friday night with 1 1/2 games separating the clubs. A big series? Perhaps. The A's are the two-time defending division champions, a...
  • Angels fall apart in 11-3 loss to Oakland

    Angels fall apart in 11-3 loss to Oakland
    Athletics 11, Angels 3 KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 3-3, in the seventh, Yoenis Cespedes fouled off two tough pitches from Angels setup man Joe Smith before lining a two-run triple to right for a 5-3 A's lead. Derek Norris walked, and Alberto...
  • Inside the BRD: Former Poquoson pitcher Kyle Crockett promoted to Indians, pitched 1 1/3 innings

    Inside the BRD: Former Poquoson pitcher Kyle Crockett promoted to Indians, pitched 1 1/3 innings
    Kyle Crockett got his major-league call-up Friday, and the Cleveland Indians wasted no time throwing him into the fire. Called in from the bullpen with the Indians trailing the Oakland Athletics 8-1 with one out in the top of the second inning at...
  • No shortage of drama: Angels hold on for 5-4 win over Athletics

    No shortage of drama: Angels hold on for 5-4 win over Athletics
    OAKLAND -- C.J. Wilson survived a rocky start, Howie Kendrick, Mike Trout and Mark Trumbo each hit solo home runs, and Ernesto Frieri came through with a five-out, 35-pitch save Wednesday, as the Angels snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-4 victory...
  • Garrett Richards sharp, Scott Downs is not in Angels' 3-1 loss to A's

    OAKLAND -- A successful return to the rotation by Angels right-hander Garrett Richards on Saturday was marred by a rare meltdown by reliever Scott Downs, who gave up a pinch-hit, two-run home run to Derek Norris in the seventh inning of a 3-1 loss to...
  • J.B. Shuck's glove is golden in Angels' win over Athletics

    OAKLAND -- Left fielder J.B. Shuck had his best all-around defensive game of the season Wednesday in the Angels' 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics. Shuck went to the gap for Chris Young’s second-inning single and made a strong one-hop throw...
  • Positivity, preparation make Nationals' Suzuki a leader

    George Horton ran a college baseball powerhouse at Cal State-Fullerton, the kind of program that had no place for someone like Kurt Suzuki. Horton had never seen or heard of Suzuki before a scout pal mentioned the high schooler in Hawaii. "We didn't...
  • The Billy Beane way still works for A's, and team's owner

    As the calendar turned to September, with the Oakland Athletics in the heat of a pennant race, their general manager was half a world away. Billy Beane was in Prague, and not on a scouting trip. Baseball's most unconventional operation has done it...