went 5-2 with a 3.39 ERA in 14 starts against AL West competition compared to 1-2 with a 7.52 ERA in five starts against everyone else…was 3-0 with a 3.47 ERA in eight starts on four days rest, 3-4 with a 4.82 ERA in 11 starts on five days rest or more…is now 11-7 with a 3.83 ERA (85 er in 200.0 ip) in 34 career starts on four days rest compared to 11-17 with a 4.39 ERA (101 er in 207.0 ip) in 37 starts on five days rest or more…had a 7.11 ERA in the first inning, a 3.54 ERA from the second inning on…had four double plays, which tied for second among AL pitchers…tied for ninth in the AL in triples allowed (4). Compiled a 10-11 record and a 4.11 ERA in a team-leading 31 starts in his second season with the A's…went 1-6 with a 5.36 ERA over his first nine starts, 9-2 with a 3.33 ERA over his next 16 starts from May 30 to Aug.OAKLAND: Was the A's Opening Day starter on April 3 against Los Angeles (AL) and picked up the win in a 4-2 decision…became the A's 11th different Opening Day starting pitcher in the last 12 years (Zito, Haren, Blanton, Braden, Sheets, Cahill, Mc Carthy, Anderson, Gray twice, Hill)…was just the second of those pitchers to pick up the win (Gray, 2015)…won his second consecutive start in the A's 6-1 win at Texas April 8…no hit the Rangers over the first six innings and Napoli broke up the no-hitter with a two out homer in the bottom of the seventh…did not strike out a batter in 5.0 innings on April 14 against Houston, his first career start without a strikeout…did it again on Aug. 16 at Philadelphia…was 2-0 with a 2.00 ERA and .203 opponents batting average in three starts when he was placed on the 10-day disabled April 17 retroactive April 15 with a strained right shoulder…did not have a rehab assignment and was reinstated April 27…had the second unassisted double play by a pitcher in Oakland history April 27 at Los Angeles (AL)…the other was by Blue Moon Odom, also against the Angels, in the second game of a July 11, 1971 doubleheader…went 2-1 with a 2.25 ERA in four starts in April…the ERA was the second lowest single month ERA of his career (1.93 in June, 2015)…issued a career-high tying four walks May 3 at Minnesota and allowed six runs on five hits in 3.1 innings in a 7-4 loss…left his start on May 14 at Texas with a 4-3 lead but Madson blew the save…it was the first of five times the bullpen blew a save in one of his starts (Aug. 24, and 0-3 with a 4.71 ERA over his final six starts…in addition to starts, he also led the A's in wins, losses (tied), innings pitched (186.0), hits (196), runs (87), earned runs (85), home runs (22) and walks (47)…all those marks are career highs as are his 108 strikeouts…averaged 5.23 strikeouts per nine innings, which was the third lowest mark in the American League…walked just 47 (2.27 per nine innings), which were the fewest in Athletics history by an A's team-leader, besting the previous low of 59 by Sonny Gray in 2015…tied for second in the AL in shutouts (1), tied for fifth in complete games (2), tied for sixth in opponents reaching on an error (8), ranked seventh in fewest pitches per game (91.4) and was ninth in hits (196)…averaged 4.16 runs of support per start, which was 10th lowest in the AL…received two runs of support or fewer in 12 of his 31 starts and was 0-8 in those games…went 10-3 in 19 starts with support of three or more…is now 1-17 in 25 career starts with two runs of support or fewer, 15-3 in 27 starts with three runs of support or more…left with a lead five times in 2016 only to have the bullpen blow the save…had a .271 opponents batting average, which broke down to .270 (90-for-333) against right-handed hitters compared to .272 (106-for-390) with 35 of his 47 walks against left-handers…his career splits are .272 (157-for-577) with a .743 OPS against right-handers, .273 (169-for-620) with 59 of his 85 walks and a .740 OPS against left-handers…yielded a .302 average with runners on base but 14 of the 22 home runs he allowed were solo shots…24 of his 37 career home runs have come with the bases empty…tied for third among AL pitchers in total chances (42), tied for seventh in assists (27) and ranked eighth in putouts (15)…did not commit an error and his 42 total chances were the most in the AL and tied for second most in the majors among pitchers with no errors…now has a 49-game errorless streak dating back to his last miscue on April 20, 2015 at Los Angeles (AL)…compiled a 1.74 ERA in the first inning, which tied Arrieta (CHC) for second lowest in the majors (Tanaka, NYY 1.16) among pitchers with 30 or more innings…using the same minimum, it was 10th lowest in Oakland history…logged a 4.59 ERA from the second inning on…went 5-6 with a 3.39 ERA in 14 starts at home compared to 5-5 with a 4.80 ERA in 17 starts on the road…had the ninth lowest home ERA in the AL…surrendered seven home runs in 90.1 innings at home, 15 in 95.2 innings on the road…was 3-5 with a 4.82 ERA in 15 starts against AL West competition compared to 7-6 with a 3.46 ERA in 16 starts against everyone else…his ground ball to fly ball ratio of 2.40 was fourth highest in the AL…the A's were 14-17 (.452) in his starting assignments…walked one batter or fewer in 18 of his 31 starts.The A's tendered offers to seven arbitration-eligible players on Friday: outfielder Khris Davis, right-handers Kendall Graveman, Blake Treinen, Chris Hatcher and Liam Hendriks, shortstop Marcus Semien and catcher Josh Phegley. Seattle)…was 0-2 with a 4.97 ERA and .289 opponents average in five starts after his April 27 reinstatement from the DL before returning to the DL a second time with a right shoulder strain on May 29 (retroactive to May 26)…was sent to Triple-A Nashville on a rehab assignment July 19 and went 0-1 with a 7.20 ERA and .383 opponents batting average in three starts…allowed four runs in 2.1 innings at Iowa July 19 and seven runs in 3.0 innings at New Orleans July 24 before allowing one run in 4.2 innings against Salt Lake July 29…was reinstated from the DL Aug.Kendall Chase Graveman was originally signed by Blue Jays scout Brian Johnston…is married, Victoria…attended Mississippi State University…studied mechanical engineering and is an avid supporter of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education…regularly helps the A's and Chevron with Science of the Game demonstrations and clinics…graduated from Benjamin Russell HS (Alexander City, AL). 3 and went 4-2 with a 4.47 ERA and .297 opponents batting average over his final 11 starts…struck out a career-high tying eight batters in a 9-3 victory over Baltimore Aug.
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23 against Pawtucket but surrendered just two runs in 7.0 innings for the win…matched his season high with seven strikeouts in his final minor league start Aug. Was assigned to Single-A Lansing of the Midwest League after signing with Toronto in July…went 1-3 with a 4.31 ERA in 10 starts with the Lugnuts…allowed a .266 opponents batting average, including .253 against right-handed hitters compared to .280 against left-handers…opponents hit .354 with runners on compared to .202 with the bases empty…yielded a .368 average with runners in scoring position and two outs…had a 2.88 ERA over the first four innings of a game compared to 13.50 in the fifth inning…surrendered nine of his 23 runs in the fifth inning…did not pitch after the fifth inning…
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