Smolinski's 3-Run Pinch-Hit HR Leads A's Past Giants 13-11nytimes.com 6 hours agoPinch-hitter Jake Smolinski hit a go-ahead, three-run homer during Oakland's five-run eighth inning that carried the Athletics to a 13-11 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Mengden Gets All the Run Support for First Big League Winnytimes.com Jun 28 (yesterday)Daniel Mengden pitched into the eighth inning for his first major league win, backed by Marcus Semien's three-run homer and four RBIs, and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 8-3 on Monday night to open the Bay Bridge Series.Share Tweet
A's plan to have Manaea start WednesdayMLB.com Jun 27 (yesterday)A's manager Bob Melvin said lefty Sean Manaea will return from the disabled list and start Wednesday against the Giants, aiding a rotation that finally seems to be on the mend.Share Tweet
Marte's sac fly caps Halos' comeback vs. A'sMLB.com Jun 26 (2 days ago)Jefry Marte scored Mike Trout on a sac fly with one out in the ninth inning as the Angels enjoyed a walk-off win over the A's, 7-6, to snap a six-game losing streak. It was the fourth walk-off win for the Halos this season.Share Tweet
Angels Rally for 7-6 Win Over Athleticsnytimes.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)Mike Trout got the Los Angeles Angels in position for an unlikely win, and Jeffry Marte finished the job.Share Tweet
Overton gets win in big league debut vs. HalosMLB.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)Danny Valencia's two-run, first-inning home run boosted Dillon Overton in his Major League debut as the Athletics beat the Angels, 7-3, to claim their third straight in the four-game set.Share Tweet
Davis' 3-run shot, stellar D lift A's over HalosMLB.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)Khris Davis' three-run homer in the eighth inning powered the Athletics to a 7-4 victory over the Angels on Friday night at Angel Stadium.Share TweetMLB.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols continued his climb up the all-time home run ladder in Friday night's 7-4 loss to the A's, tying Harmon Killebrew for 11th all-time with his first-inning, two-run homer off of Oakland left-hander Eric Surkamp -- fo…Share Tweet
Davis' 3-Run HR in 8th Lifts A's to 7-4 Win Over Angelsnytimes.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)Khris Davis hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-4 on Friday night.Share Tweet
A's anticipate Hill and Manaea to return soonMLB.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)The A's are moving closer toward getting back two members of their starting rotation, though they're still unsure about the status of another.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 24 (5 days ago)Umpire Paul Emmel sustained a scary injury on Thursday night while he was working the game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics. The Angels' Jefry Marte was pinch hitting with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, and took a big swing…Share TweetNothing wound up going right for Tim Lincecum in his home debut on Thursday night, as he was pulled after three innings in an eventual 5-4 loss to the Oakland A's.Share Tweet
A's weighing options for Saturday's starterMLB.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)The A's will start left-hander Eric Surkamp on Friday instead of on his scheduled turn Saturday, manager Bob Melvin announced on Thursday. The A's will announce a Saturday starter after Thursday night's series opener against the Angels at Angel Stadium.Share Tweet
Homers boost Crew in Guerra's strong startMLB.com Jun 22 (7 days ago)Scooter Gennett and Kirk Nieuwenhuis homered in support of right-hander Junior Guerra, who strung together seven strong innings to help the Brewers split a two-game Interleague set with the A's by way of a 4-2 victory at the Coliseum on Wednesday aftern…Share Tweet
Gennett, Nieuwenhuis Homer as Brewers Beat Athletics 4-2nytimes.com Jun 22The Milwaukee Brewers finished their long California road trip with a close win after coming up short several times in the late innings with missed opportunities or mistakes.Share TweetAngels right-hander Jered Weaver twirled a gem on Sunday afternoon, earning his eighth career shutout after dominating the A's for nine innings in a 2-0 victory at the Coliseum for the series win.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 18The Freak is back – but in an unfamiliar uniform. Tim Lincecum takes the mound for the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday against the Oakland Athletics. Having trouble picturing Lincecum in anything but a San Francisco Giants jersey? Well, seeing is believi…Share TweetBilly Burns delivered a walk-off single with two outs in the ninth inning to give the A's a 3-2 victory over the Angels in Friday night's series opener at the Coliseum.Share Tweet
Baseball Capsules: Colby Lewis lost his no-hit bid for Texas in the …nytimes.com Jun 17Colby Lewis lost his no-hit bid for Texas in the ninth inning when Max Muncy opened with a double that glanced off right fielder Nomar Mazara's glove Thursday in the Rangers' 5-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics.Share Tweet
Max drama after minimal chances for MuncyMLB.com Jun 16Max Muncy hasn't had many opportunities at the Major League level, but his ninth-inning double in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Rangers helped the A's avoid being on the wrong side of history.Share TweetRangers starter Colby Lewis came within three outs of a no-hitter in pitching his team to a 5-1 victory over the Athletics on Thursday afternoon at the Coliseum. The no-hit bid ended on a leadoff double in the ninth by Max Muncy as right fielder Nomar M…Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 16Colby Lewis took a no-hit bid into the ninth inning for Texas before Max Muncy broke it up with a leadoff double that glanced off right fielder Nomar Mazara's glove Thursday in the Rangers' 5-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics.Share Tweet
Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of ToothMar 20Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
How Will Jason Giambi Be Remembered?Feb 16Jerry Crasnick reflects on the career and legacy of Jason Giambi, who announced his retirement from baseball Monday.
Greatest Dynasties In Baseball HistoryJan 26Cary Chow and David Schoenfield look at the greatest baseball dynasties and pick out where the current Giants fit on the list.
Buster's Blog: Athletics' Bustling OffseasonJan 15Buster Olney takes a look at the Athletics' offseason moves and what to expect this upcoming season.