By Matt Furtado / KHTK Sports 1140 The Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros Tuesday night after a six run ninth inning comeback. It was a complete team effort, but Josh Reddick’s play was key […]
It doesn’t matter to John Jaso whether he’s Oakland’s leadoff batter, as long as he’s playing. For the Athletics, he’s extremely important at the top of the order, especially with Coco Crisp hurting. Jaso drove […]
Sonny Gray was sitting toward the back of the dugout, listening to the power spree that put Oakland in control. Gray won his sixth straight decision, helped when the Athletics hit four home runs in […]
Jason Hammel, the other pitcher the Oakland Athletics got in the trade with Jeff Samardzija , is still adjusting to his new team. And is still without a victory. Hammel lost his third consecutive start […]
By Adam W. Bloom Have you ever found yourself wondering if certain athletes could excel in other professions? After recently watching a WWE match and a baseball game – I found myself asking that very […]
Here’s a list of the top seven concession stand food items served at the Texas Rangers’ ballpark.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Sonny Gray spent the past few days with Oakland pitching coach Curt Young, making subtle adjustments to his delivery. Gray won’t reveal exactly what he and Young worked on. Suffice to say, the Athletics’ young […]
Yu Darvish has had his way with almost every team in the American League during his career. The Athletics are one of the few exceptions. That point was emphatically reinforced again Tuesday night when the […]
Drew Pomeranz felt good while warming up for his start against the Texas Rangers. That feeling fell apart in the fourth inning. Pomeranz lasted a season-low 3 2/3 innings and allowed a career-high eight runs […]
Jesse Chavez allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings, Eric Sogard matched his season total with three RBIs on Wednesday night and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep with a 12-1 rout of the sloppy Texas Rangers.
The A’s went ahead to stay on Norris’ two-run double in the first off Perez (4-1), who had pitched 26 consecutive scoreless innings over his previous three starts.