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Lamb: Oakland Selection 'A Dream Come True'

Lamb's first big league game was at the Coliseum.

It isn't often that a player from a Southern school grows up a devoted Oakland A's fan, but it isn't often that a player from a Southern school hails from Berkeley, either. Both were true for A's 11th round pick Chris Lamb, who attended Berkeley High before going to college at Davidson. We caught-up with Lamb shortly after he was taken by his favorite team.

Left-handed pitcher Chris Lamb was the 10th player selected (11th round) by the Oakland A's in the 2011 draft. The Berkeley High alum has put together a strong career at Davidson University in North Carolina. In 2011, he went only 1-7, but Lamb posted a 3.75 ERA and he struck-out 85 while walking only 19 in 81.2 innings. We spoke to Lamb shortly after he got the call from the A's...

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