A's closer to reinstating Johnson? 

April, 17, 2014
Apr 17
8:35
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(UPDATE: Luke Gregerson came on to pitch the ninth inning of a 4-3 game against the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday and gave up the tying run, blowing his second save of the season and adding fuel to the argument that Jim Johnson should return to the closer's role.

According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, "manager Bob Melvin said the team will look at everything after Thursday's off-day, but when it comes to using the back end of the bullpen, Melvin said, 'A lot of it ends up being feel.'")