Sean Doolittle RUMORS & NEWS

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    Jane Lee @JaneMLB

    Doolittle will throw from flat ground Saturday, keeping him on track for a bullpen session by the end of the month.

  • Doolittle confident he'll return to A's this season

    CSN Bay Area "With talk of outfielder Coco Crisp perhaps returning sometime soon for the A’s, closer Sean Doolittle is hopeful of his own eventual return before the regular season ends. Doolittle will throw two flat-ground sessions sometime next week, and he would get on the mound shortly after that if all..." July 23

  • Athletics activate closer Sean Doolittle from disabled list

    SI "Oakland Athletics has activated closer Sean Doolittle from the disabled list, the team announced on Tuesday. Doolittle will not be immediately re-installed as the closer, manager Bob Melvin told reporters Monday, but will first pitch in a handful of non-save situations. Doolittle has not..." May 26

  • A’s closer Sean Doolittle cleared to begin rehab assignment

    Hardball Talk "Sean Doolittle‘s recovery from a partially torn rotator cuff in his shoulder progressed to the point that the A’s closer has been cleared to begin a minor-league rehab assignment Thursday at Single-A. Doolittle has spent the entire season on the disabled list and there’s no word yet on how long..." May 13

  • Athletics' Doolittle to face live hitters Friday

    The Score "A shoulder strain has confined closer Sean Doolittle to the role of spectator early in a season in which his mates down in the Oakland Athletics' bullpen have overwhelmingly struggled. Doolittle's season debut isn't far off, however, as the recovering left-hander will face live hitters Friday..." May 06

  • Sean Doolittle not expected to miss much time at the beginning of the season

    Hardball Talk "Athletics closer Sean Doolittle is dealing with a “slight” tear of his rotator cuff, but as Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports, he isn’t expected to miss much time following the beginning of the regular season. Doolittle suffered the injury during his off-season throwing program." February 09

  • Athletics activate closer Sean Doolittle from disabled list

    CBS Sports "The Oakland Athletics have activated All-Star closer Sean Doolittle from the disabled list, the club announced Friday. That means Doolittle will be available for the all-important three-game series in Seattle this weekend. Doolittle has been out since Aug. 23 due to an intercostal (ribcage..." September 12

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    Alden Gonzalez @Alden_Gonzalez

    The A's have just placed closer Sean Doolittle on the disabled list with an intercostal strain. They'll match up if it comes to it today.

  • A's Ryan Cook (shoulder), Sean Doolittle (calf) delayed by injury

    CBS Sports "The Athletics lost Grant Balfour to free agency this offseason, but they still beefed up their bullpen with the Luke Gregerson, Eric O'Flaherty and Jim Johnson acquisitions. That relief depth will be tested early in camp because two of the club's setup men are already dealing with injury..." February 15

  • Doolittle struggles in rare A's loss

    San Francisco Chronicle "Sean Doolittle is one of baseball's most cordial and engaging ballplayers, always available to answer questions about himself and his team with eloquent and original thoughts. It's not always easy. "I've been talking to you guys a lot, huh?" Doolittle asked reporters who approached his locker..." June 09