Jed Lowrie Leads Oakland Athletics to 4-3 Walk-Off Win Against Houston Astros

After sleepwalking through the first eight-and-a-half innings, the Oakland Athletics roared to life in the ninth to claim a 4-3 walk-off win over the Houston Astros. After Josh Reddick crushed a two-run game -tying single in the team’s final at-bat, Jed Lowrie rolled a single into shallow left field to end the game. Scott Kazmir, who was dismantling the Astros early more »

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Oakland Athletics Edged 2-1 By Seattle Mariners

All it took was a couple of mistakes from Jon Lester to send the Oakland Athletics tumbling to a 2-1 loss on Wednesday afternoon at the O.co Coliseum in Oakland. The club fell to 79-60 after Lester served up back-to-back home runs to Kyle Seager and Corey Hart in the seventh inning. “If I give up two solo homers, I more »

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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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