Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Oakland Athletics News

Oakland Athletics news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Athletics Nation

Postgame #133: A's at Angels

This game was equivalent to the world's longest teAse. The A's kept making noise, the Angels kept leaving small armies on base with thrilling escapes by the A's, and momentum kept shifting.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Sonny Gray, Baseball Players, Kole Calhoun, Major League Baseball

6 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

Indians Pull Out Another Close One With Salem-Keizer

Howie Kendrick drove in Albert Pujols with a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels opened a two-game lead atop the major league standings with a 4-3 victory Thursday night over the Oakland... Howie Kendrick drove in Albert Pujols with a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels opened a two-game lead atop ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Howie Kendrick, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Minnesota Twins, Little League

10 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

After A's protest, Angels rally in 10 for 4-3 win

Even after an obstruction call compelled the Oakland Athletics to finish the game under protest, they still escaped the ninth inning with remarkable poise.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Howie Kendrick, Dan Otero, Erick Aybar

10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Recap: LA Angels vs. Oakland

Howie Kendrick's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th lifted the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim over the Oakland Athletics, 4-3, in the opener of a key four-game series.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Angels, Baseball Players, Howie Kendrick, Mike Trout, Ryan Cook

10 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

Angels edge A's in 10th inning, 4-3

The opener of a four-game series between the Angels and the Oakland Athletics took a bizarre turn in the ninth inning Thursday night on a play that resulted in the A's filing a formal protest.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Dan Otero, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Athletics Nation

Daily Link Dump 8/28/14

Zack Wheeler is in the midst of an amazing streak . As someone who absolutely hates allowing 0-2 hits, I think this is fantastic.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Zack Wheeler, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Athletics Nation

Jonny Gomes is starting to produce for the Athletics

There were a lot of words written about the trade that swapped Yoenis Cespedes for Jon Lester on July 31, and it was no secret that the Oakland Athletics hoped to recoup some of the offense they lost with Cespedes by acquiring Jonny Gomes in the deal.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Yoenis Cespedes, Baseball Players, Chris Carter

Swingin' A's

Andy Parrino is a Viable Candidate to Fill Athletics' 2015 Shortstop Void

Aug 26, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Oakland Athletics shortstop Andy Parrino fields a ground ball during the fourth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Andy Parrino, Major League Baseball, Houston Astros, Tyson Ross, Andrew Werner, Adam Rosales

Halos Heaven

Thursday Halolinks: Santiago and Shoemaker are the answer

Am I reading too much into this, or are Angels ' starters Matt Shoemaker and Hector Santiago a couple of the most gutsiest mo-fo's on the planet? I mean, really, who would have thought these two guys could be the salvation to the Angels' season? One night after Shoemaker shutdown the Marlins , Santiago goes out and pitches his head off, keeping the ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Matt Shoemaker, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Garrett Richards, Los Angeles Angels

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Athletics at Angels

It was just last weekend that the Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels got together to battle for first place in the American League West .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Mike Trout, Sonny Gray

SFGate

Fuld's 9th inning blast lifts A's past Astros

Oakland Athletics' Alberto Callaspo, right, slides toward home plate as Houston Astros catcher Carlos Corporan waits with the ball in the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Houston.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Fernando Abad, Carlos Corporan, Major League Baseball, Eric Sogard, Houston Astros

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Oakland A's pull out 5-4 victory over Houston Astros

The A's spent eight innings fumbling and bumbling their way to what seemed a sure loss, then regained the poise that has them fighting for the American League West lead with a huge three-run ninth inning, good for a 5-4 win over the Houston Astros.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Fernando Abad, Houston Astros, Jon Singleton

Swingin' A's

Remembering the Athletics Games That Didn't Count

Athletics manager Bob Melvin is very fond of pointing out how many games are in a baseball season after a rough loss which, to me, indicates that those early season games that the Athletics lost simply don't count but count they do and now the Athletics would love to have a few of those early games back in their favor.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League West, American League, Los Angeles Angels

Athletics Nation

City of Oakland releases EIR, A's hire architect

In the past week, the City of Oakland released a draft Environmental Impact Report for Coliseum City, and the A's announced they've hired 360 Architecture to work on preliminary Oakland ballpark designs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Sports Etc.

BleacherReport

Oakland A's: An Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

The Oakland A's are all in for 2014, but what happens this offseason if they lose? Heck, what decisions will the team be facing if they win the World Series? The team opened the 2014 season with an $82 million payroll, its biggest in the last 15 years, according to Cot's Baseball Contracts .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Boston Red Sox, Yoenis Cespedes, Stephen Vogt

Oakland Athletics

A's bring lefty Pomeranz back to start finale in Houston

With a crucial series in Anaheim looming, the Athletics will recall Drew Pomeranz to start Wednesday against the Astros in the finale of a three-game set at Minute Maid Park.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Drew Pomeranz, Sonny Gray, Brad Peacock

Ananova

MLB: Angels see off Marlins

The Los Angeles Angels moved ahead of the Oakland Athletics in American League West after an 8-2 win over the Miami Marlins.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, American League West, American League, National League Central, Baseball Players, Chris Carter, American League East

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Washington Times

Trout, Shoemaker lead Angels' 8-2 rout of Marlins

Mike Trout had an RBI double and Albert Pujols added a two-run single during Los Angeles' five-run fourth inning, and the Angels regained sole possession of the majors' best record with an 8-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Garrett Richards, Matt Shoemaker, Efren Navarro

Isportsweb.com

Oakland A's: What is Eric O'Flaherty's potential as a closer?

The Oakland A's bullpen was shaken up once again earlier this week when closer Sean Doolittle was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right intercostal muscle.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Dan Otero, Ryan Cook

Austin American-Statesman

Preview

After watching teammate Jeff Samardzija end some recent struggles in Monday's opener, Jason Hammel will try to do the same tonight when the Oakland Athletics resume a three-game series with the Houston Astros.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Chris Carter, Josh Donaldson

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••