| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:51 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bartolo Colon allowed one run over seven innings and the Oakland Athletics won for the ninth time in their past 12 games, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Monday night.
The 40-year-old Colon (12-3) shook off a tough-luck...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
TOKYO - Ichiro Suzuki came up empty in the finale of a two-game trip to Japan, and so did the Seattle Mariners.
The Japanese star went 0 for 4 and the Mariners wasted a seventh-inning lead in a 4-1 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Thursday night that...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 8:33 PM
DETROIT — So there it is: baseball's biggest kiss-off.
They made a movie about the 2002 Athletics. This time around, somebody should write a blues song for them.
After they had won the second-most games in the American League this year, the A'...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:25 PM
I'm playing hooky. It's Thursday around noon, and a column is due, but it's 1970 and I'm playing hooky.
I'm watching baseball. Gloriously sunny, rapturously dramatic, midweek playoff baseball. I'm sitting in my living room in the middle of the day...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 4:11 PM
As Wilson Betemit rounded third, he flung his batting helmet in the air and charged headfirst into the mob awaiting him at home plate.
A remarkable comeback struck quickly -- the stadium siren blaring and the seating bowl fervent -- with the Orioles,...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 5:20 PM
Just another day at Camden Yards, right? Another ho-hum, garden-variety 5-2 win Sunday, this time over the Oakland Athletics? OK, maybe not.
Say what you will about this team and where it'll end up at season's end. But right now, you can't deny this: The...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 11:57 PM
OAKLAND – The Orioles got what they expected Friday in their first meaningful late season game against the Oakland A’s in 20 years: A tense, low-scoring contest that the A’s ultimately won 3-2.
The Orioles also received something they...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 9:29 PM
For the first time in nearly seven years, the Orioles had a chance to go six games over .500 on Friday night. Instead, they received a middling performance from their de facto ace while their offense provided less pop than the plate umpire.
| Apr 27, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Cliff Pennington squeezed a triple between Angels left fielder Vernon Wells and center fielder Peter Bourjos to open the 10th inning and scored on Conor Jackson's one-out grounder to shortstop Wednesday, and the Oakland Athletics avoided a three-game...
| May 26, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Left-hander Brett Anderson held the Angels scoreless on three hits for eight innings Thursday, and the Oakland Athletics held on for a 4-3 victory in Angel Stadium. Mark Trumbo followed Erick Aybar's leadoff single and Alberto Callaspo's two-out walk...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...