Oakland Athletics

Los Angeles Angels third baseman David Freese

Butler homers in 5-run 7th as A’s beat Angels

Sonny Gray outpitched Jered Weaver with seven innings of two-hit ball, and Billy Butler homered during a five-run seventh inning that carried the Oakland Athletics to a 9-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on […]

04/22/2015

Los Angeles Angels' C.J. Cron

Angels blow out A’s with 3-run HRs by Giavotella, Calhoun

The Los Angeles Angels had a pretty easy time against Oakland pitching — until they faced first baseman Ike Davis. Johnny Giavotella hit a three-run homer, his first for the Angels after the second inning […]

04/22/2015

Oakland Athletics' Sam Fuld, right, is tagged out at second by Los Angeles Angels shortstop Erick Aybar.

Vogt’s 3-run homerun helps Athletics beat Angels 6-3

Dan Otero’s longest relief stint in the majors proved vital for the Oakland Athletics in the opener of their four-game series with the Los Angeles Angels. The four-year veteran right-hander got credit for the Athletics’ […]

04/21/2015

Los Angeles Angels’ Drew Rucinski throws during a spring training baseball workout Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Chavez allows 3 hits in 6 innings as A’s beat Angels 4-1

Jesse Chavez allowed three hits in six innings, Mark Canha homered and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 Wednesday to finish their first spring training at HoHoKam Park with a 14-1 record. […]

04/01/2015

Barry Zito’s scoreless streak ends; A’s beat Angels 13-10

Barry Zito’s spotless spring ended when he gave up three home runs to the Los Angeles Angels in the third inning Tuesday, but the Oakland Athletics also had a big day at the plate in […]

03/31/2015

Dodgers Spring Baseball

Greinke gives up 1 hit in 3 innings, Dodgers beat A’s 10-5

Zack Greinke gave up one hit over three innings in his second start this spring, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Oakland Athletics 10-5 on Monday. Josh Phegley homered for the A’s, launching Greinke’s […]

03/16/2015

The logo for the Oakland Athletics is seen stitched onto a pair of socks. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Nashville new home for Athletics’ Triple-A team

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics moved their Triple-A minor league affiliate to Nashville on Thursday. The A’s and the Pacific Coast League’s Nashville Sounds announced Thursday they have agreed to terms on a […]

09/18/2014

Seattle Mariners Robinson Cano, left, celebrates with Kendrys Morales, right, after Cano hit a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle uses long ball to beat Oakland 4-2

SEATTLE (AP) — Robinson Cano, Kendrys Morales and Logan Morrison homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 4-2 on Friday night to pull within a half-game of the Athletics for the top spot in the […]

09/12/2014

Two fans hold up a Sept. 11 American flag while Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu looks on during the playing of the National Anthem before a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and Oakland Athletics in Chicago, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Sale, White Sox shut down fading Athletics 1-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Their chances of winning the AL West have pretty much slipped away. Now, the Oakland Athletics need to score some runs before they lose a playoff spot altogether. The A’s continued their […]

09/11/2014

Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez stops a grounder hit by Oakland Athletics' Josh Donaldson during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Donaldson was out at first. Chicago won 2-1. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Garcia single lifts White Sox over Athletics 2-1

CHICAGO (AP) — Avisail Garcia drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the struggling Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Wednesday night. The Athletics were in […]

09/10/2014

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