| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:34 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — When Oakland A's third baseman Josh Donaldson came to the plate with one out and a runner on first base in the bottom of the 10th inning Sunday of a 6-6 game against Philadelphia, he relished the moment.
After all, Donaldson...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:13 PM
KEY MOMENT: The A's scored four runs off reliever Mike Morin in the seventh to trim a 5-0 deficit to 5-4, Josh Reddick hitting a two-run double to left, Nick Punto an RBI triple to right-center and Coco Crisp an RBI single to left. But with two on and two...
| 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,...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:31 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- On July 21, it seemed the Kansas City Royals were doomed to sit out the playoffs for the 29th consecutive year. They had lost four straight, were eight games behind the Detroit Tigers and two games below .500.
How things have changed...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:04 PM
When the A's and the Tigers are engaging in an arms race and the World Series champion Red Sox are unloading, you know the landscape of baseball has changed dramatically.
That was apparent Thursday on one of the wildest trading deadline days in memory,...
| Jun 25, 2014
The Philadelphia Phillies signed three-time All-Star outfielder Grady Sizemore to a minor league contract.
Sizemore batted .216 with 10 doubles, two triples, two home runs and 15 RBIs for Boston this season before being released by the Red Sox on June...
| 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 30, 2014
| 9:16 PM
KEY MOMENT: The managerial wheels spun early, with Oakland's Bob Melvin pulling the left-handed-hitting Josh Reddick for pinch-hitter Jonny Gomes with the bases loaded and one out in the top of the fourth inning. The Angels' Mike Scioscia countered by...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Tyler Flowers hit solo home runs in the ninth and 12th innings to push the White Sox to a 5-4 victory over the Athletics on Monday night at U.S. Cellular Field.
Flowers' first walk-off homer helped the Sox break a four-game losing streak....
| May 30, 2014
| 11:20 PM
The Angels and the American League West-leading Oakland Athletics opened a three-game series in the Oakland Coliseum on Friday night with 1 1/2 games separating the clubs.
A big series? Perhaps. The A's are the two-time defending division champions, a...
| May 17, 2014
| 8:56 PM
"I was watching TV the other day and they were talking about Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw and Jose Fernandez and I'm saying, 'Like, where is Johnny C.?' "
— Zack Cozart, Cincinnati Reds infielder, to the Dayton Daily News, on Reds ace Johnny...