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.
With the Texas rotation ravaged by injuries early in the season, Martin Perez has more than filled the void. Perez pitched his second consecutive shutout to extend his scoreless innings streak to 26 and the […]
Michael Choice acknowledged it was an extra special victory. Playing against his former team, and leading off for the first time with his new squad, Choice had to smile. Choice singled in the go-ahead run […]
The Oakland Athletics had jumped out to an early lead against Yu Darvish, a pitcher they have owned of late. Looking to build off a weekend sweep of the Astros, the A’s couldn’t hold their […]