Athletics lose Ben Zobrist for 4-6 weeks due to left knee injury
yahoo.com Updated 1 hour ago
The Oakland Athletics hoped a few days off would be enough for Ben Zobrist to recover from a knee injury he sustained last Sunday. Turns out he'll need a few weeks and surgery to get right. Zobrist was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Saturday with…Share Tweet
yahoo.com 13 hours agoThe Houston Astros and Oakland A's cornered the market on crazy on Friday night, so it would have been appropriate for Josh Reddick to dash home in the 10th inning with the game-winning run, which also would have doubled as a walk-off Little League home…Share Tweet
Astros Hold Off A's 5-4 in 11 After 9 Scoreless Inningsnytimes.com 14 hours agoThe Houston Astros aren't shy about celebrating their quick start, even if the season is less than a month old.Share Tweet
One hit enough for Angels in shutout of A'sMLB.com Apr 23 (yesterday)Kole Calhoun blasted a two-run homer off Jesse Chavez and Nick Tropeano pitched six scoreless innings in his season debut on Thursday afternoon, setting the tone in the Angels' 2-0 victory over the A's in Southern California.Share Tweet
Gray puts A's back in driver's seat at Angel StadiumMLB.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)Sonny Gray continued to dominate, and the A's rallied late, scoring a combined eight runs on nine hits against the Angels bullpen in the seventh and eighth innings to capture a 9-2 victory on Wednesday night.Share Tweet
Angels Get 1 Hit, but Beat A's 2-0 on Calhoun's Homernytimes.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)After Nick Tropeano shut down the Oakland Athletics in a dazzling debut, three relievers escaped big jams with the help of some stellar defense.Share TweetThe Royals responded on Wednesday to recent comments from A's third baseman Brett Lawrie and took offense at the suggestion that they play a dirty brand of ball.Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 22 (4 days ago)Baseball blowouts can be tough to watch. Unless you're a diehard fan of the winning team, it's highly unlikely you're going to tune in to a game where one team has virtually no chance of coming back. All of that changes the instant a position player tak…Share TweetJohnny Giavotella and Kole Calhoun each hit a three-run home run, and Giavotella added an RBI single in a six-run sixth inning as the Angels routed the A's, 14-1, on Tuesday night to even this four-game series at Angel Stadium at a game apiece.Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 21 (4 days ago)The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics may have been the early leaders in baseball feuds this season, but the Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles could steal that title soon. Tempers flared during Tuesday's game following Jose Bautista's seven…Share Tweet
Royals pitchers Kelvin Herrera, Yordano Ventura punished by MLB after A's spatyahoo.com Apr 21 (4 days ago)All the blame for an explosive weekend series in Kansas City is going to Royals, as MLB announced Tuesday that pitchers Kelvin Herrera and Yordano Ventura will be punished for throwing at Brett Lawrie of the Oakland Athletics. The A's received no penalt…Share TweetThe A's got home runs from Stephen Vogt and Marcus Semien and relied on a dominant six-inning performance from their bullpen to hold off the Angels, 6-3, on Monday night in the opener of a four-game series at Angel Stadium.Share Tweetnytimes.com Apr 19 (6 days ago)The Royals’ manager, Ned Yost, and their pitching coach, Dave Eiland, were ejected in the first inning after Lorenzo Cain was hit by a Scott Kazmir pitch.Share Tweet
Tempers remain hot following OAK-KC finaleMLB.com Apr 19 (6 days ago)An intense and heated series between the A's and Royals concluded Sunday with a 4-2 Royals win that featured five Royals ejections and pitches flying everywhere, even behind hitters.Share Tweet
Tempers flare again between A's, RoyalsMLB.com Apr 19 (6 days ago)The fireworks continued in the top of the eighth inning of the A's-Royals game on Sunday.Share TweetMLB.com Apr 19 (7 days ago)Before the A's and Royals met again in the middle of the diamond during a 5-0 Oakland victory, contradictory messages raced between their clubhouses.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.
Mario Hezonja of FC Barcelona to declare for the NBA draftApr 23
James Blackmon Jr. to return to Indiana Hoosiers, bypass NBA draftApr 23
Hardy’s New Bench TrialApr 23
Buckeyes freshman D'Angelo Russell declares for NBA draftApr 22