MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Jarrod Parker’s strong outing wasn’t enough to help the Oakland Athletics extend their division lead. Parker looked in control against Minnesota, but Josh Willingham homered twice – once off Parker early, and again […]
Keith and Carmichael Dave opened up the show with the “Morning After” going over some of the craziness of Monday Night Football including the Eagles wild offense and the Chargers choking one against Houston. In […]
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) James Shields watched Lorenzo Cain race back to the wall in left-center field, leap in the air and snatch Trevor Plouffe’s drive away just before it landed in the bullpen. The Kansas City […]
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Matt Moore pitched like an All-Star on the day he became one. Moore won his 13th game this season, Luke Scott and Evan Longoria hit back-to-back homers, and the surging Tampa […]
If Liam Hendriks sticks in the Majors, he could be a role model for hundreds of up-and-coming players trying to make it from down under.
Interim manager Bob Melvin has seen his Athletics lineup wake up since the All-Star break, and it’s a pleasure for him to watch. Coco Crisp keyed Oakland’s offense with two hits and three stolen bases, leading Brandon McCarthy and the A’s past the Minnesota Twins 7-3 on Sunday.
Gonzalez pitched six sharp innings and the Athletics’ offense was just a little less futile than Minnesota’s in Oakland’s 1-0 victory over the Twins on Saturday night.