Astros Rally Past Athletics 10-5 In ALDS Opener
Pinder Delivers Timely Hit, A's Advance In Playoffs At LastThe Oakland Athletics ended 14 years of postseason futility, riding Chad Pinder’s go-ahead, two-run single in the fifth inning and repeated costly walks by Chicago’s relievers to rally past the White Sox 6-4 on Thursday and win the decisive third game of their AL wild-card round series.
A's Hold Off Abreu, White Sox 5-3, Force Series To Game 3Marcus Semien and Khris Davis homered early and the Oakland Athletics held off José Abreu and the Chicago White Sox in the late innings for a 5-3 win Wednesday that sent their AL playoff series to a deciding Game 3.
Giolito Dazzles, Abreu Slugs White Sox Past A's In OpenerLucas Giolito dazzled in his postseason debut, stymieing the Oakland Athletics through six perfect innings and sending the Chicago White Sox to a 4-1 victory in the opener of their best-of-three wild-card series Tuesday.
A's Beat Mariners 6-2, Earn 2 Seed And Will Face White SoxMark Canha drove in four runs and the Oakland Athletics came back to beat the Seattle Mariners 6-2 on Sunday in their final tune-up before the postseason.
A's Swept By Mariners In Doubleheader With 12-3 LossThe Oakland Athletics would like to be swinging better in late September with the playoffs fast approaching.
J.P. Crawford Hits Pair Of Key Singles, Mariners Beat A'sJ.P. Crawford hit a go-ahead single in the eighth inning after his tying single in the sixth, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1 in extras on Saturday in the first game of a doubleheader.
Canha Homers In 10th Inning, Rallies A's Past Mariners 3-1Mark Canha hit a two-out, two-run home run in the 10th inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics to a 3-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
Buehler Looks Playoff Ready, Dodgers Beat A's 5-1Walker Buehler proved he and his fickle right index finger are playoff ready, Corey Seager homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Thursday night to earn their major league-leading 40th victory of the shortened 60-game season.
A's Beat Dodgers 6-4 On Laureano's 9th-Inning HomerAfter going hitless in his first two at-bats, Rámon Laureano singled. Feeling emboldened, he choked up on the bat and broke a ninth-inning tie with a two-run homer.
Dodgers Clinch NL's Top Seed, West Title With Win Over A'sWrapping up an NL West title has become routine for the Los Angeles Dodgers, but in a year in which no one was sure three months ago if there would be a baseball season, manager Dave Roberts wanted his team to still savor the moment.