|2014 Season (CBSSports.com)||38.20||2.00||2.00||1.00||3.02||1.01||40.00||8.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Seattle|| 10.1||0||0|| 0.00||3||0||12|
|vs LHB|| 20.1||0||0|| 0.89||0||0||28|
|vs RHB|| 36.0||0||0|| 3.00||0||5||53|
|09/14/2014||Sean Doolittle, RP OAK||Yordano Ventura, SP KC|
|09/13/2014||Sean Doolittle, RP OAK||Matt Shoemaker, SP LAA|
|09/11/2014||Joc Pederson, LF LAD|
Danny Duffy, SP KC
Aroldis Chapman, RP CIN
Marcell Ozuna, CF MIA
Derek Norris, C OAK
Mat Latos, SP CIN
Sean Doolittle, RP OAK
|Jason Castro, C HOU|
Brandon McCarthy, SP NYY
Bryce Harper, LF WAS
Starling Marte, LF PIT
Jordan Zimmermann, SP WAS
Hisashi Iwakuma, SP SEA
|Last 10 Games|
|Sean Doolittle picks up the save in first outing after DL stint |
|by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com|
(9/14/14) Athletics closer Sean Doolittle struck out one and needed only nine pitches to retire the side in order in the 10th inning for the save against the Mariners -- his first start back from the disabled list. He has converted 21 of 24 save chances, with a 2.24 ERA and a 0.69 WHIP over 56 1/3 innings of relief.
|Sean Doolittle back with season on the line for Athletics |
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
(9/12/14) Closer Sean Doolittle has been activated off the disabled list by the Athletics. He missed three weeks with an intercostal strain.
Doolittle, who had not yielded a run in 13 appearances before going down, is returning at a critical time. Oakland begins a crucial series in Seattle on Friday night.
|Sean Doolittle: I'm ready to roll |
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
(9/11/14) Athletics closer Sean Doolittle has declared himself ready to be activated off the disabled list after a 40-pitch session Wednesday, the Bay Area News Group has reported. That could happen as early as Friday.
Doolittle, who has been sidelined for nearly three weeks with an intercostal strain, was among the surprises of the season before going down. He has save 20 saves in 23 opportunities with just 34 hits allowed in 55 1/3 innings pitched. Doolittle has fanned 80.
|Sean Doolittle could be activated Friday |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(9/10/14) Athletics pitcher Sean Doolittle will be activated from the disabled list Friday if he feels good Thursday, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Doolittle threw to batters Wednesday, and if the session doesn't cause a setback in his recovering from an intercostal strain, he is expected to rejoin the roster Friday. Doolittle owns a 2.28 ERA and 80:5 K:BB ratio in 55 1/3 innings along with 20 saves.
|Sean Doolittle to face hitters next, could return soon |
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
(9/8/14) Athletics pitcher Sean Doolittle is on the verge of returning from the disabled list, as his intercostal strain continues to heal.
Doolittle threw off a mound Monday and told InsideBayArea.com the session went "incredibly well." His next step will be to face hitters in either a simulated game or live batting practice session Wednesday, and he could be brought off the disabled list shortly after that.
Doolittle has been out since Aug. 23 as a result of the injury.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|9/16/14||TEX||10:05 pm||Nick Tepesch|
|9/17/14||TEX||10:05 pm||Derek Holland|
|9/18/14||TEX||3:35 pm||Nick Martinez|
|9/19/14||PHI||9:35 pm||David Buchanan|
|9/20/14||PHI||4:05 pm||Jerome Williams|
|9/21/14||PHI||4:05 pm||A.J. Burnett|
|9/22/14||LAA||10:05 pm||C.J. Wilson|
= probable start