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Sacramento Bee 3 hours ago
Houston Astros (42-58) at Oakland Athletics (61-38), 10:05 p.m. (ET)

Houston Astros (42-58) at Oakland Athletics (61-38), 10:05 p.m. (ET)

Houston righty Brad Peacock drew the ire of manager Bo Porter his last time out. Now, he'll try to lead the Astros to a series win over the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.
Sacramento Bee 10 hours ago

Athletics miss multiple chances in loss to Astros

All that walkoff magic followed by whipped cream-pie celebrations the Oakland Athletics have enjoyed in recent years turned the Astros' way this time. Oakland Athletics' Yoenis Cespedes doubles against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Oakland,...
Sacramento Bee 11 hours ago

Hoes homer in 12th inning lifts Astros past A's

L.J. Hoes homered with one out in the top of the 12th, and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 on Tuesday night for their first win in four tries at the Coliseum this year. Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve, right, turns a double play over Oakland Athletics' Josh Donaldson...
Sacramento Bee 11 hours ago

Recap: Oakland vs. Houston

L.J. Hoes' homer in the 12th inning boosted the Houston Astros to a 3-2 win over the Oakland Athletics in the opener of a three-game set on Tuesday.
Los Angeles Times 17 hours ago

Athletics agree to 10-year lease extension

The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday.
San Jose Mercury News 17 hours ago

A's, Oakland council sign off on 10-year lease extension

A's owner Lew Wolff said Tuesday that the team had agreed to lease modifications inserted into the lease agreement last week by the Oakland City Council. The deal is expected to be quickly approved by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors.

More Athletics Rumors & News

San Jose Mercury News Jul 21, 2014

Stephen Vogt has become an Oakland A's fan favorite

Oakland A's catcher Stephen Vogt has become a jack-of-all-trades for manager Bob Melvin, playing the outfield and first base in addition to his catching duties, and he's also making his presence felt at the plate with a .364 batting average.
Sacramento Bee Jul 21, 2014

Recap: Oakland vs. Baltimore

Sonny Gray pitched 6 2/3 innings of two-run ball as the Oakland Athletics crushed the Baltimore Orioles, 10-2, in the rubber match of a three-game set on Sunday.
Sacramento Bee Jul 21, 2014
Angels with latest big move before trade deadline

Angels with latest big move before trade deadline

Oakland general manager Billy Beane acted boldly, trading top prospect Addison Russell in a deal that brought starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Athletics. Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price throws against the Minnesota Twins in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Minneapolis. Price gave up four hits in eight innings as the Rays won 5-1..
Baltimore Sun Jul 20, 2014

Orioles fall behind early, can't recover in 10-2 loss to Oakland Athletics on Sunday

The Orioles might have the chance to play the Athletics again in October, with much higher stakes on the line. But after a 10-2 loss Sunday, the Orioles couldn't escape Oakland quick enough.
A’s: Trading Jim Johnson remains high priority

A’s: Trading Jim Johnson remains high priority

There are 11 days before the trade deadline, and one of the top jobs for the A’s brass is to find a new home for reliever Jim Johnson. Actually, it’s been something the A’s have wanted to do for a… Continue Reading →
Sacramento Bee Jul 20, 2014
Orioles routed 10-2 in Oakland, lose series

Orioles routed 10-2 in Oakland, lose series

If the Baltimore Orioles want to contend for the American League pennant, they will likely have to find a way to beat the Oakland Athletics. Oakland Athletics' Sonny Gray works against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland Athletics' Eric Sogard, right, scores past Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph in the fourth inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Sogard scored on a single by Athletics' John Jaso. Baltimore Orioles' Kevin Gausman works against the Oakland Athletics in...
Sacramento Bee Jul 20, 2014
Gray, A's pound Orioles 10-2 to take series

Gray, A's pound Orioles 10-2 to take series

Sonny Gray struck out eight to win his fifth consecutive decision, and the Oakland Athletics pounded the Baltimore Orioles 10-2 on Sunday. Baltimore Orioles' Kevin Gausman, right, wipes his face as he is visited by pitching coach Dave Wallace in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Baltimore Orioles' Kevin Gausman works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland Athletics' Sonny Gray works against the Baltimore Orioles in the first...
Oakland Tribune Jul 20, 2014

Sonny Gray, Oakland A's dispose of Baltimore Orioles

Starter Sonny Gray allows just two hits over 6 2/3 innings, and the Oakland A's roll over the Baltimore Orioles 10-2.

Sonny Gray, revved up offense push A’s to 10-2 win over O’s

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at the Coliseum Sonny Gray is having a sensational sophomore season – and he’s at his best, when the A’s need him most. Following Oakland losses this year, Gray is 8-1 with a 1.59 ERA, and his thrifty ways helped the A’s to a 10-2 victory over the Orioles on Sunday at the Coliseum. The A’s improved their major-league best record to 61-37, but the Angels remained pegged 1 1/2 games behind them after a comeback win over the Angels earlier in the day. Over his past six starts, Gray is 5-0 with a 2.23 ERA, and in July, he is 4-0 with an [...]
San Jose Mercury News Jul 20, 2014

Oakland A's second baseman Eric Sogard gets rare start

Oakland A's second baseman Eric Sogard has been slumping and sees rare start as an opportunity

Alberto Callaspo progressing, Eric Sogard in A’s lineup

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at the Coliseum Infielder Alberto Callaspo did some running on the field today for the first time since straining his hamstring at Seattle before the break; he tells me he thinks he’ll be back maybe a couple days after he is eligible, so right around the end of the month.He’s been hitting along, the running part was the important bit of news. Eric Sogard is in the A’s lineup, and he hasn’t played since July 12. You’d think with Callaspo out, he’d have picked up some playing time, and the fact he hasn’t might be an indication he could be...
Sacramento Bee Jul 20, 2014

Baltimore Orioles (53-43) at Oakland Athletics (60-37), 4:05 p.m. (ET)

The Baltimore Orioles and Oakland Athletics will send two young pitchers to the mound Sunday in the finale of a three-game series at O.co Coliseum.
Sacramento Bee Jul 20, 2014

O's double up on A's, 8-4

OAKLAND, Calif. - Coming off a heartbreaking, walk-off loss to open their 10-game, West Coast road trip Friday night, the Baltimore Orioles' resilience was tested Saturday night against an Oakland Athletics club with the best record in baseball.

Athletics Player News

  • 4 Josh Reddick

    Josh Reddick

    Bob Melvin on Tommy Milone’s trade request, Josh Reddick plans

  • 2 Jim Johnson

    Jim Johnson

    Marlins again interested in A's reliever Jim Johnson

  • 1 Jeff Samardzija

    Jeff Samardzija

    Jeff Samardzija would love to have Darwin Barney join him on A’s

  • 1 Scott Kazmir

    Scott Kazmir

    Athletics miss multiple chances in loss to Astros

  • 1 Josh Donaldson

    Josh Donaldson

    A's agree to 10-year lease to stay in Oakland

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