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The A's were swept by the Indians in a 4-game series in May in Cleveland.

           OAK        CLE
Wins       0          4
Runs       8          21
AVG        .205       .258
HR         2          9
LOB        30         22
*A's had won previous 8 meetings

A.J. Griffin and Justin Masterson were the starting pitchers in the "Adam Rosales HR Review" game:
May 8th at Cleveland
          Griffin        Masterson
          Loss           Win
IP        6.2            7.0
H         6              4
R/ER      4/3            3/3
BB        2              2
K's       4              7
HR        2*             0
*Swisher & Santana

Oakland Rookies
with 4 hits & 4 RBI in a game
                          Hits        RBI
Wayne Gross      1977     4           4
Mark McGwire     1987     4           5
Mark McGwire     1987     4           4    
Troy Neel        1993     4           7
Ben Grieve       1998     4           4
Nate Freiman     2013     4           4

Yoenis Cespedes
Through 100 games
           2012        2013
AVG        .293        .231
HR         15          19
Doubles    19          16
RBI        63          56
OPS        .828        .729
K's        83          101

Highest winning precentage vs A.L. West
Indians        .739      17-6
Rangers        .725      37-14
Pirates        .692      9-4    
Rays           .688      11-5
Twins          .684      13-6

Most career home runs at the Coliseum
Mark McGwire          166
Reggie Jackson        146
Jose Canseco          122
Jason Giambi          115
Eric Chavez           115

Nick Swisher is one of only seven players to have 20-plus HR every season since 2005. With only 12 this season, he'll need a big power surge to reach 20 this season:
Players with 20+ HR each season 2005-2012:
                           This Season    
Nick Swisher                12
Miguel Cabrera              38
Alfonso Soriano             24
David Ortiz                 23
Paul Konerko                9
Mark Teixeira               3*
Albert Pujols               17*
*Injured-Out for Season

Expect to see the A's trot out as many left-handed hitters as they can vs Masterson:
Justin Masterson
This Season
                vs Lefties      vs Righties
Opp Avg         .244            .190
HR Allowed      10               2
Opp Slug%       .362            .240
K%              19%             33%
BB%             11%             7%