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Former Bears involved in Oakland A’s roster moves

A pair of former Bears were at the center of one of the Oakland A’s latest roster moves as the franchise called up Mark Canha and optioned Michael Brady to Triple-A Nashville.
Canha has managed to stay healthy following an injury-shortened 2016 in which he only played 16 games, but the first baseman has struggled to find his footing against major-league pitching since his phenomenal rookie year.
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Former Bears make their way in MLB

With professional baseball season more than halfway over, former Bears are still making their presence felt on the diamond. Alumni Marcus Semien, Brandon Morrow, Tyson Ross, Andrew Knapp, Trevor Hildenberger and Michael Brady are all active in the MLB and many more are currently playing in the minors.
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Head coach Mike Neu fills positions on coaching staff

Serving as Cal’s pitching coach between the years of 2012 to 2015, Mike Neu’s success in lowering the team’s ERA made him a popular candidate for the head coaching position, which opened following veteran coach David Esquer’s decision to return to Stanford. Nue’s strong work ethic, integrity and loyalty to the program are reflected in his decisions to hire Pat Shine, Noah Jackson, and Damon Lessler as assistant coaches.
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Andrew Vaughn wins Pac-12 Freshman of the Year

When judging a young team, wins and losses can be deceiving. Most freshmen and sophomores simply aren’t ready to consistently win at a high level right away. If you’re trying to see into the future, don’t get caught up in the standings — look for who’s promising. In Cal baseball’s
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Cal baseball faces No. 15 Arizona in last series of season

College baseball is a marathon — a 54-game gauntlet that, with consistency and persistence, will lead a worthy team into a postseason berth. Unfortunately for the Cal baseball team (23-28), a playoff run doesn’t seem likely to happen for the second straight season. While a poor second half was the
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