Jesús Luzardo

Jesús Luzardo

W
3
L
2
ERA
4.12
K
59
BB
17
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/218 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Lima, Peru
College: None
Draft: 2016 3rd round by the
  • A's Liam Hendriks named AL Reliever of the Year
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    A's Liam Hendriks named AL Reliever of the Year

    It’s humbling to win an award that bears the name of the greatest closer in history. I’m extremely thankful to my teammates. If they weren’t behind me on the field, I wouldn’t be half the pitcher I am today.

  • A's cut business staff by about 30%, citing uncertainty amid coronavirus pandemic
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    A's cut business staff by about 30%, citing uncertainty amid coronavirus pandemic

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    San Francisco Chronicle

    This World Series game 30 years ago marked the beginning of the end for the A's dynasty

    Entering the World Series, Oakland had won 306 regular season games in three years, and was on a 12-1 postseason run that included a sweep of the San Francisco Giants in the 1989 World Series. A win over the Reds would render their 1988 failure against the Los Angeles Dodgers as more of a footnote in their dynasty. The A’s outmatched the Reds in every way except one: Cincinnati had a deep, flame-throwing bullpen that wasn’t fully appreciated until the analytics era that Billy Beane helped usher ...