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Wednesday, March 19
Up next for A's: For the A's, it's bye, bye, Cactus League and good morning, Tokyo. Prior to the season opener on Tuesday against the Red Sox, they'll play exhibition games in Tokyo Dome against a pair of Japan League teams on Saturday as part of a doubleheader. On Saturday at 3:05 a.m. PT, Dana Eveland is slated to start against the host Yomiuri Giants, and at 8:05 p.m., it's Justin Duchscherer vs. the Hanshin Tigers.
Barry M. Bloom is a national reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.