Oakland Athletics Rally Past Houston Astros 8-2

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. The A’s opened up a 1-0 lead in the third more »

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Partial Transcript of Bud Selig’s Press Conference At The O.co Coliseum In Oakland

On Tuesday, the Bud Selig farewell tour made its stop at the O.co Coliseum in Oakland. Here’s a partial transcript of the press conference, which Selig held in the bowels of the Coliseum. (Note: Questions are paraphrased, but Selig’s answers are directly transcribed.) Listen to Selig’s full press conference right here: Lew Wolff introducing Bud Selig at the http://t.co/9IjovervLr Coliseum. #Athletics more »

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Selig On Oakland Athletics Stadium Situation: ‘This Is Always Something I Wanted To Get Resolved’

Putting an end to the Oakland Athletics ongoing stadium saga is definitely on commissioner Bud Selig’s to-do list. “This is always something I wanted to get resolved before I leave office, which is another five-and-a-half or six months,” said Selig on Tuesday, as he held court in the Raiders locker room for more than 30 minutes as part of his farewell more »

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