Athletics

Diaz Hits 2 Homers, Rays Beat A’s 5-1 In AL Wild-Card GameYandy Diaz slugged baseball's lowest spender into a matchup with mighty Houston, Charlie Morton silenced the powerful Athletics on the mound, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat Oakland at its own game 5-1 in the AL wild-card round Wednesday night.
A's Clinch Wild Card Spot, Tied With Rays After Loss To MarinersThe Oakland Athletics wrapped up a playoff spot before the first pitch, then missed a chance to move closer to hosting next week's AL wild-card game when closer Liam Hendriks gave up two runs in the ninth inning of a 4-3 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
Hernández Says Farewell, Playoff-Chasing A's Top MarinersWhen the time finally arrived for Félix Hernández to say goodbye to Seattle and all the history of 15 seasons with one franchise, his manager had a message as he walked off the mound.
Chapman HR In 9th, A's Help Wild-Card Hopes, Top Angels 3-2Matt Chapman hit a two-run homer with one out in the ninth inning and the Oakland Athletics boosted their playoff chances, rallying past the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 on Wednesday night.
A's Lose To Angels, Lead Over Rays Down To Half-GameHomer Bailey lost for the first time in eight starts and the Oakland Athletics suffered a setback in their postseason pursuit, falling to the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Tuesday night.
Olson's Deep Homer Helps A's Rally Late To Beat Royals 2-1Matt Olson hit a tying homer leading off the seventh, Seth Brown hit a go-ahead double two batters later, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Tuesday night.

Raiders

Raiders-Packers Preview: Derek Carr, Josh Jacobs Lead Oakland Into Green BayThese Oakland Raiders seem to have found an identity, but the favored Packers, led by Aaron Rodgers, will test them in Green Bay.
Raiders Beat Broncos 24-16 In 1st Game After Brown's ReleaseDerek Carr threw a touchdown pass on the opening drive of the season, rookie Josh Jacobs ran for two scores and the Oakland Raiders responded to a tumultuous week surrounding former receiver Antonio Brown by beating the Denver Broncos 24-16 on Monday night.
Antonio Brown Posts Video Of Apparent Call With Coach Gruden, Questioning Commitment To RaidersAB can't stop making headlines.
Antonio Brown Returns To Raiders, Plans To Play OpenerStar receiver Antonio Brown returned to the Oakland Raiders on Friday after a one-day absence and is set to play the season opener after apologizing following a run-in with general manager Mike Mayock that had put him in jeopardy of being suspended.
Antonio Brown Practices With Raiders In Certified HelmetStar receiver Antonio Brown practiced in a certified helmet with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, two days after being given an ultimatum by general manager Mike Mayock to be "all in or all out."
Rookie Murray Struggles; Raiders Roll Past Cardinals If the realities of facing an NFL defense that turned up its pass rush, and dealing with penalties, missed receivers and an interpretation of the rules didn't hit Kyler Murray in his Arizona Cardinals debut last week, they undoubtedly did Thursday night.