Semien, Smolinski Lead A's Past Reds 6-1 To Snap 7-Game SkidThe Athletics snapped their seven-game losing streak with a 6-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
Davies Shines Again, Brewers Hold On For 5-4 Win Over A'sThe Milwaukee Brewers withstood a shaky ninth inning to hold on for a 5-4 win over the Athletics on Tuesday night.
A's Top Twins 5-1 For 5th Straight WinDanny Valencia had three hits, including a pair of doubles, Billy Butler added two hits and an RBI and the Oakland Athletics won their fifth straight game with a 5-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday afternoon.
Semien Homers, Manaea Wins First Major-League GameMarcus Semien homered in support of Sean Manaea, who allowed four hits over 6 2/3 innings, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texxas Rangers 3-1 on Monday night.
Injuries Already Taking Toll For Fantasy Baseball Owners In 2016First, it was the Arizona Diamondbacks losing outfielder A.J. Pollock before the season even began, and now it's the Chicago Cubs losing catcher/outfielder Kyle Schwarber in the first week. The San Diego Padres also may have lost starting pitcher Tyson Ross for awhile. What do you do if these guys are on your roster?
Butler Homers In Ninth To Give A's 4-2 Win Over White Sox
Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some TweaksIt happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you're lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it's a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.
Game Preview: Athletics At Red Sox
Game Preview: Athletics At Astros
Chavez Shines In Oakland's 2-1 Victory Over Twins
Game Preview: Athletics At Angels
Time To Grab Some New Studs Before Anyone Else In Your Fantasy League DoesIt's still early in the season, and you don't want to give up on key players too soon — even if they're slumping through the first two weeks of the season. But smart fantasy baseball owners also want to make sure they grab rising stars while they can — and before it's too late.