| Sep 20, 2014
Jon Lester struck out seven in as many innings and Derek Norris drove in a run and scored as Oakland took the series opener from visiting Philadelphia.
Eric Sogard and Coco Crisp each added an RBI single in a three-run second inning for the Athletics,...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Avisail Garcia's two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning Wednesday night rallied the White Sox to a 2-1 victory over the Athletics at U.S. Cellular Field, spoiling Jeff Samardzija's return to Chicago.
At the plate
The Sox loaded the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Not more than 20 minutes after the final out Tuesday night at U.S. Cellular Field, Marcus Semien already was wishing he could forget the White Sox loss to the Athletics.
The Sox third baseman committed three of a season-high five Sox errors in an 11-2...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:20 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Designated hitter Adam Dunn's heart was beating hard, and his adrenaline was flowing when he stepped to the plate as an Oakland Athletic for the first time Monday in the bottom of the first inning with two outs and a runner on second...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp risked serious injury when he crashed into the wall in a gallant effort to rob Angels catcher Chris Iannetta of a two-run home run in the fifth inning Friday night.
Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton hurled his body into...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 11:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: A's center fielder Coco Crisp nearly made a spectacular leaping catch to rob Chris Iannetta of a two-run home run in the fifth inning, but the ball squirted out of his glove and over the wall after Crisp slammed face-first into the fence....
| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:59 PM
KEY MOMENT: Albert Pujols isn't known for his speed, but after drawing a walk to lead off the 10th inning, the Angels' first baseman took third on Josh Hamilton's single to center field and scored the winning run on Howie Kendrick's sacrifice fly to...
| Aug 24, 2014
It took the Angels more than three years to climb alone to the top of the American League West, a summit they had last reached in May 2011. But they needed only six days to lose their footing and slip back into a first-place tie with the Oakland...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:50 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels reliever Joe Smith sailed a two-out pitch to the backstop, allowing Coco Crisp to score the winning run from third in the eighth inning. Crisp had greeted Smith with a single to center and worked his way to third on a pair of...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 11:25 PM
Mike Scioscia was fully aware of both the calendar and the consequences Friday when his Angels opened a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics.
The lead in the American League West was hanging in the balance with five weeks left in the season....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:27 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels reliever Jason Grilli came into a tie game in the sixth inning and five batters later Oakland had a two-run lead on an infield single, Sam Fuld's triple to right-center and Andy Parrino's scoring fly ball. The Angels didn't quit,...