This is the October 10, 2012 news archive. View today's Athletics rumors and news.
deadspin.com Updated Oct 10, 2012
We're a little late to this, we know. But you deserve the chance to talk baseball. There's so much baseball today! Cards-Nats right now. Then Giants-Reds; Cincy has a chance to clinch. Then O's-Yanks, back in the Bronx, before Tigers-A's arrives as our …Upvote Share Tweet
Cespedes is a playoff rookie in name onlyMLB.com Updated Oct 10, 2012If A's rookie Yoenis Cespedes acts like he has been in the playoffs before, it's because he has -- seven times with the world renowned Cuban national team.Upvote Share Tweet
Bullpen in 'good shape' heading into Game 4MLB.com Updated Oct 10, 2012Engaging in yet another win-or-else game against the Tigers on Wednesday, the A's weren't planning on saving any bullets -- aside from maybe one.Upvote Share Tweet
Phil Taylor: A's extend party one more gameCNNSI.com Updated Oct 10, 2012The A's are a party, declares Phil Taylor, and that party isn't over after a 2-0 win over the Tigers in Game 3. Unlikely hero Brett Anderson had company as their crazy season continues.Upvote Share Tweet
ALDS Game 3: A’s ride pitching and great defense to victory, force Game 4 with Tigersyahoo.com Updated Oct 10, 2012Score and situation: You didn't think the Oakland A's were going away that easily, did you? Thanks to a great pitching performance from Brett Anderson and a pair of highlight reel catches in the outfield, they lived to fight another day with their 2-0 v…Upvote Share Tweetgrantland.com Updated Oct 10, 2012The Cincinnati Reds just suffered one of the worst hard-luck playoff losses any team has experienced in years. Their number-one starter is hurt, won't...Upvote Share Tweet
Tigers-Athletics Game 4 PreviewOct 10Doug Glanville breaks down the pitching matchup in tonight's Game 4 showdown between the Tigers and the A's.
Crisp Lifts A's To Game Four WinOct 10A's walk off against Tigers to force a game 5
NFL - Early surprise teams might lack staying powerOct 10The Vikings and Cardinals have surprised early, but don't be surprised if they're eventually figured out, writes John Clayton
NFL -- Clayton: Alex Karras' humor was his strengthOct 10Alex Karras was great on the field for the Lions but even more winning as an entertainer, writes John Clayton.
The Thunder need to pay James Harden nowOct 10The Thunder claiming they are just a poor, small-market team that can't afford James Harden doesn't work in today's NBA.