Oakland Athletics

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

Oakland Athletics' Josh Donaldson (20) celebrates with teammates after the A's 11-2 win over the Chicago White Sox in a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Donaldson has 5 hits, Athletics top White Sox 11-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Josh Donaldson checked out the video and figured out the problem. The quick fix led to a big night. Donaldson had a career-high five hits while driving in four runs, helping Jon […]

09/10/2014

Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Eric O'Flaherty looks into the stands at the end of the ninth inning of a baseball game, after giving up the tying home run to Chicago White Sox's Tyler Flowers, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

A’s bullpen fails again in 5-4 loss to White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) — Eric O’Flaherty wasn’t able to help the Oakland Athletics’ ailing bullpen. Tyler Flowers hit a solo home run to tie the game in the ninth inning and then added another shot in […]

09/09/2014

Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez smiles as he walks off the mound after the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. The Mariners won 2-1. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

A’s waste Lester’s start, lose 2-1 to Mariners

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jon Lester did just about everything the Oakland Athletics had hoped he would do in big games against big pitchers during the season’s stretch run. The A’s just didn’t do enough […]

09/04/2014

Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager, right, is congratulated by teammate Corey Hart (27) after hitting a solo home run off Oakland Athletics pitcher Jon Lester during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Seager, Hart homer to rally Mariners past A’s, 2-1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Seager and Corey Hart homered leading off the seventh inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Wednesday to win the three-game series between the AL playoff […]

09/03/2014

Oakland Athletics center fielder Sam Fuld makes a sliding catch on a pop fly from Seattle Mariners' Dustin Ackley during the first inning of a baseball game on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Sonny Gray dealt first career loss to Seattle

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sonny Gray already had a tough start when Endy Chavez bounced a chopper through a vacant middle infield and turned a single into a two-run double. The Oakland Athletics nearly rallied […]

09/03/2014

Oakland Athletics' Adam Dunn hits a two-run home run against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning of a baseball game on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Dunn homers in 1st at-bat as A’s top Mariners

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Adam Dunn is in a pennant race at last, and what an impression he made on his new team as the September stretch run began. Dunn provided instant pop for the […]

09/01/2014

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