A’s Re-Sign Fiers; First Major Step In Building 2019 RotationFree agent right-hander Mike Fiers agreed to a two-year contract to stay with the Oakland Athletics, who were determined to find an experienced starter this offseason to help lead a young rotation.
Hendriks, Dull Agree With A's; Fiers, Gearrin, Graveman Cut Liam Hendriks agreed to a $2.15 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics and fellow right-hander Ryan Dull settled on an $860,000, one-year deal.
Oakland's Melvin, Atlanta's Snitker Voted Top ManagersOakland's Bob Melvin was voted Manager of the Year for the third time, winning the American League honor after leading the Athletics to the playoffs despite the lowest opening-day payroll in the major leagues.
A's Fall To Yankees 7-2 In Wild Card GameFrom the first inning on, there was little doubt. Next stop for the Yankees: Fenway Park and the rival Red Sox.
A's Cut Magic Number To 1 With Another Walk-Off WinOakland won Friday on Khris Davis' 10th-inning homer and took the first two games of the series against the Twins despite going hitless in 14 at-bats with runners in scoring position, including 10 on Saturday.
Marcus Semien has 5 RBIs, A's pound Angels 21-3 With a postseason berth within their sights, the Oakland Athletics are leaving nothing to chance.
Bauers Lifts Rays Over A's, Who Fail To Close On YankeesOakland remains 1 1/2 games behind the Yankees for the top AL wild-card after New York lost to Toronto earlier in the day.
Piscotty Homers, A's Keep Rolling With 7-3 Win Over RangersWith a dominant 15-man bullpen, the Oakland Athletics don't need much from their starters these days.
Canha Homers As A's Gain Ground On Yankees In Wild-card RaceMark Canha homered and Matt Chapman hit an RBI double to back Trevor Cahill, leading the Oakland Athletics past the New York Yankees 6-3 on Monday in a matchup between two teams in the AL wild-card race.
A's Acquire Reliever Cory Gearrin From RangersThe Oakland Athletics have acquired right-handed reliever Cory Gearrin from the Texas Rangers for minor league right-handers Abdiel Mendoza and Teodoro Ortega.