A's pick up Crisp's $7.5 million option

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The Oakland A's picked up the 2014 option for outfielder Coco Crisp, worth $7.5 million.
Crisp, 33, had a batting line of .261/.335/.444 with 22 doubles, 22 home runs, 66 RBI, 93 runs and 21 stolen bases this season. He established career highs in homers and runs.
If the A's chose to decline the option, Crisp would have received a $1 million buyout and become a free agent.

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