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  • Tampa Bay Rays' Wil Myers, left, tries to avoid the tag of Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt in the seventh inning of a baseball game on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, in Oakland, Calif. Myers, called out on the play, was attempting to score on a single by Desmond Jennings. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Wright became just the 19th Rays pitcher to start a game since 2008. ... A's RF Josh Reddick no longer has pain in his right wrist after getting an injection Wednesday. He hopes to start take some swings in the cage Monday and be eligible to return from the disabled list on schedule Sept. 10. "The way things are going there's a decent chance he could be activated after 15 days," manager Bob Melvin said. ... As planned, the Rays selected the contract of OF/DH Young from Double-A Montgomery, recalled RHP Josh Lueke and C Chris Gimenez from Triple-A Durham and reinstated OF/DH Scott from the disabled list. ... Oakland promoted four players from Triple-A Sacramento: LHP Pedro Figueroa, INFs Andy Parrino and Jemile Weeks and OF Michael Choice. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster for Choice, the A's designated C Luke Montz for assignment. ... The A's raised $61,395 on their annual breast cancer awareness day, bringing their total raised since 1999 to more than $1.3 million.

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