By the time Dan Straily took the mound for the second inning, he knew he just didn’t have it. His velocity nowhere to be found, the 25-year-old right-hander took the next step in his maturation […]
The Oakland Athletics brought Jim Johnson into their bullpen when they lost All-Star closer Grant Balfour in free agency. Two weeks into the season, Johnson is 0-2 with an 18.90 ERA and one blown save […]
Jim Johnson struggled again. The Oakland Athletics picked up their new closer with a strong finish. Derek Norris hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning, and the A’s bounced back from another blown save […]
The Oakland Athletics can win a lot of different ways, as evidenced by their two-year hold on the AL West division title. Yoenis Cespedes proved he can play through a hurting right heel, giving Scott […]
Jim Johnson spent the first week of the season making adjustments after a pair of surprising results in his new uniform. The reigning AL saves leader struck out two and closed it out this time […]
Coco Crisp altered his batting approach and tried to muscle up in his last at-bat. It couldn’t have worked out any better for the Athletics’ leadoff hitter. Crisp homered leading off the bottom of the […]
Michael Brantley gets to head home celebrating a game-winning hit instead of dwelling on a rare error. Brantley atoned for a dropped fly ball by hitting a two-run single in the ninth inning off new […]
Scott Kazmir shut out his former team into the eighth inning in his Oakland debut, and the Athletics beat the Cleveland Indians 6-1 in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday. Alberto Callaspo […]
Terry Francona asked crew chief Mike Winters to review a collision at the plate, and the umpire obliged. The call was confirmed, denying Cleveland the go-ahead run, but the Indians’ manager appreciated how smoothly the […]
Bip Roberts joins Deuce Mason and Joe Pittman to talk about Opening Day and what it was like as a player. He tells the guys what the Giants are expecting to accomplish this season and […]
Sure, Sonny Gray gained some nice momentum from that impressive pitcher’s duel with Detroit ace Justin Verlander last October. Gray insists any highlights from his remarkable rookie season – he made all of 12 major […]
Before the season has even begun, the Oakland Athletics are dealing with a devastating injury that could affect their chances of chasing a third straight AL West title. Right-hander Jarrod Parker, who had been the […]
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