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Oakland Athletics

A big night from Josh Donaldson and a five-run ninth-inning rally powered the Oakland Athletics to an 8-2 win over the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the series. With the win, the A’s improve to 77-53 and are now tied atop the American League West standings with the Los Angeles Angels. more »

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Oakland Athletics

Sonny Gray made sure that the Oakland Athletics ended the first half of the season on a high note. The A’s salvaged the final game of the series against the Seattle Mariners, as Gray worked 7.2 innings allowing one unearned run on six hits while punching out five. The right-hander more »

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Oakland Athletics

The Oakland Athletics were swept out of the Motor City on Wednesday afternoon. The 9-3 loss to the Detroit Tigers drops the club to 51-33 and means that Oakland ends the three-city road trip 4-4. Jesse Chavez was staked to a 2-0 lead in the first inning thanks to home more »

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Oakland Athletics

All it took was one hanging slider. The Oakland Athletics dropped Game 1 of the series to the Detroit Tigers after Rajai Davis deposited a game-winning grand slam into the seats in left field. Closer Sean Doolittle surrendered the decisive shot on a slider that never slid. The club now more »

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Oakland Athletics

You know you’re going good when your team manages just one hit in a ballgame but wins the game anyway. That’s exactly what the A’s pulled off in the middle game of a three-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays which saw the green and gold take two out of more »

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Billy Beane sure is diplomatic. In his weekly conversation with Damon Bruce on 95.7 The Game, the club vice president and general manager weighed in on the closer by committee situation, how much playing time Brandon Moss will get against lefties, and even had time to dodge a question about more »

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Oakland Athletics

After taking game one of the series 4-2 and grabbing a share of first-place in the AL West standings, the Oakland A’s send out Bartolo Colon (14-5, 2.94 ERA) for game two of the series with the Texas Rangers. The right-hander makes his second start since returning from the DL, and more »

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Oakland Athletics

Wednesday night’s 14-4 win by the Oakland A’s over the Detroit Tigers was notable for two key factors: the unrelenting attack of the A’s offense and Brett Anderson’s return from the 60-day disabled list. Anderson ended up with a three-inning save, the first of his career (even though in this more »

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Oakland Athletics

Behind Tommy Milone, the Oakland A’s beat Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers 6-3 on Tuesday night. Thanks to some persistent and strong rain storms in the Detroit area, though, Bob Melvin and the A’s didn’t have to walk a tightrope en route to a thrilling win (as they did more »

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Dan Straily Gets Derailed
Oakland Athletics

In the seventh inning with a runner on first and no outs, Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin called in Ryan Cook to get a ground ball. That’s exactly what the hard-throwing right-hander did. He produced four straight ground balls, but the Baltimore Orioles scored three times in the process as more »

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