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Sports - June 10, 2011

M-A grad Melvin is new manager of Oakland A's

by Rick Eymer

Palo Alto native and Menlo-Atherton High graduate Bob Melvin has been named the interim manager of the Oakland A's. The announcement came from A's general manager Billy Beane, who earlier dismissed manager Bob Geren, who was mired in a nine-game losing streak.

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