MLB.com 13 hours agoSports on Earth's bracket for the best World Series winner is down to two teams: the 1972 A's and 2015 Royals.Share Tweet
A's top prospect Barreto rakes in Fall League winMLB.com Oct 18There were some serious middle-infield prospects on display at Sloan Park on Tuesday, and while the Yankees' Gleyber Torres might out-rank the A's Franklin Barreto, 17 to 42, on MLB Pipeline.com's Top 100 list, it was Barreto and his Mesa Solar Sox who …Share TweetSpeaking with reporters before Game 3 of the National League Division Series on Monday night, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said that he has spent more time working on the A's stadium situation that any other issue related to one franchise in his nearly …Share Tweet
A's Healy takes top AL rookie honor for monthMLB.com Oct 3With a torrid offensive performance for the A's over the final month of the season, third baseman Ryon Healy has been named the American League Rookie of the Month for September/October.Share Tweetnytimes.com Oct 2Stephen Vogt hit his 14th home run in the first inning on the only pitch that he saw on the final day of the season and the Oakland Athletics held on for a 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.Share TweetThe Mariners pushed it to the 10th inning of their 161st game of the season, but there will be no playoffs in the Pacific Northwest for a 15th straight year after the A's pulled out a taut, 9-8 thriller Saturday night at Safeco Field.Share Tweet
Zunino's HR Spurs Seattle Past A's 3-2nytimes.com Sep 30Struggling Mike Zunino delivered the go-ahead home run in the seventh inning and Seattle held on for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Thursday night, keeping the Mariners on the edge of the AL wild card chase.Share Tweet
Trout leaves game after hit by pitchMLB.com Sep 29Angels outfielder Mike Trout left Wednesday's game against the A's in the eighth inning after he was hit behind the left shoulder by a pitch from Oakland reliever John Axford.Share TweetThe Los Angeles Angels saw one of their future stars make strides but may have lost their biggest star for the last days of the season, as Mike Trout exited the game after taking a fastball to the shoulder.Share TweetMLB.com Sep 28Jefry Marte broke open Tuesday's victory over the A's with his first career grand slam, as the Angels rolled to a lopsided win.Share Tweet
Marte, Nolasco Lead Angels Over A's 8-1nytimes.com Sep 28Rookie Jefry Marte hit his first career grand slam in a seven-run fourth inning Tuesday night and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 8-1.Share Tweet
Versatile Olson finding footing in A's outfieldMLB.com Sep 27A's rookie Matt Olson perfectly fits the mold of a prototypical first baseman, yet the A's power-hitting prospect, who stands 6-foot-5, has spent more time in right field than any other position in recent seasons.Share Tweet
Trout goes deep as Angels top A'sMLB.com Sep 27Albert Pujols knocked in the go-ahead run in the eighth and Mike Trout had two hits, including his 29th home run. Pitcher Jered Weaver retired the first 14 hitters he faced before departing with lower back tightness. Oakland pitcher Sean Manaea allowed …Share Tweet
Jered Weaver Contemplates Future After Angels Beat A's 2-1nytimes.com Sep 27If Jered Weaver is in his final week with the Los Angeles Angels, the veteran right-hander will try to finish his 11 seasons the right way.Share Tweet
Rangers blank A's, move closer to home fieldMLB.com Sep 24The Rangers went with a makeshift lineup on Saturday, the day after clinching the American League West title, but not every regular could get the afternoon off.Share Tweet
A's hoping Gray returns before season's endMLB.com Sep 24A's right-hander Sonny Gray faced hitters Saturday, taking the next step in what he hopes will be his return to the mound before the season concludes.Share TweetThe Texas Rangers became the first American League team to clinch a playoff spot when they clinched the AL West Division with a 3-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday.Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 23Sorry, Oakland Athletics, your World Series trophy is in another castle. And, hopefully it’s not filled with sewage. The A’s are a team that traditionally fluctuates between under-appreciated overachievers and not-quite-there youngsters. Well, file this…Share TweetMLB.com Sep 22Thanks to the Angels and the Astros, the Rangers will have to wait until they get to Oakland before they get another chance to clinch the American League West. The Angels bested the Rangers, 5-4, in a night game at Globe Life Park after the Astros defea…Share Tweet
Davis improving from illness, remains outA's outfielder Khris Davis, sent home Tuesday night with a stomach ailment, remained out of the lineup for Wednesday afternoon's series finale against the Astros.Share TweetAstros All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve hasn't been finding hits as often as he did in the first five months of season, which made for what seemed like a struggle to reach 200. After making outs in his first three at-bats in Tuesday's 2-1 win over th…Share Tweet
A's play Astros under protest after overturned callThe A's played Tuesday's game against the Astros under protest after manager Bob Melvin appeared to express disagreement with the placement of a runner following a replay review in the third inning.Share Tweet
Gattis Homers Twice to Help Astros Complete Sweep of A'snytimes.com Sep 21Evan Gattis homered twice, catcher Jason Castro threw out a runner to end the game and the contending Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Wednesday to complete a sweep.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.