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Vancouver Notebook: Pitchers Leading The Way

The first half of the Northwest League season has been a struggle for the Oakland A's short-season A affiliate, the Vancouver Canadians. The hitters, in particular, have struggled, although the pitching staff has held its own. Maren Kasselik checks-in with the C's.

Despite a slew of feel-good comeback stories highlighting under-the-radar players, the Vancouver Canadians can't translate individual successes on the diamond into wins. With just a little over a week left to play in the first half of the Northwest League season — and Vancouver seven games out of first with a record of 12-15 — it looks like the C's will have to put together a second-half surge to... Recommended Stories