Murphy Hits Homer, Two-Run Single, A's Take 1st From AstrosSean Murphy homered and hit a two-run single to help Chris Bassitt snap a three-start winless stretch, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 6-0 on Monday night with both teams missing star players.
Tatís Hits 15th Home Run, Padres Win Series With A'sFernando Tatís Jr. matched Angels slugger Mike Trout for the majors' home run lead with his 15th, a two-run drive in the seventh inning of the San Diego Padres' back-and-forth 5-3 win over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.
Laureano Homers As A's Get Back On Track To Beat Padres 8-4Ramón Laureano homered to help Sean Manaea win his third straight start, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the San Diego Padres 8-4 on Saturday.
Fernando Tatís Jr. And Slugging Padres Pound Athletics 7-0Fernando Tatís Jr. and Manny Machado hit back-to-back homers in the seventh inning, and the San Diego Padres pounded Oakland 7-0 on Friday night as the Athletics returned to the field from a four-game postponement following a positive coronavirus test.
A's Righty Daniel Mengden Tests Positive For CoronavirusAthletics right-hander Daniel Mengden has tested positive for the coronavirus and is quarantined at home in Houston, where he received the result that forced Oakland and Major League Baseball to postpone four games this week.
Athletics Get LHP Mike Minor In Trade With RangersThe first-place Oakland Athletics pulled off another trade with an AL West rival Monday, hoping to hang on for a division title this time after finishing second to Houston each of the last two years.
2 More Oakland A's Games Postponed Over Positive Coronavirus TestThe first two games of Oakland's series at Seattle have been postponed to allow for additional testing and contact tracing after a member of the Athletics' organization tested positive for the coronavirus.
A's Announce Positive Coronavirus Test, Astros Game PostponedA member of the Oakland Athletics organization tested positive for the coronavirus, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the team’s game Sunday against the Houston Astros.
Kyle Tucker Leads Astros To 6-3 Win Over A's For DH SweepKyle Tucker hit a bases-clearing triple, George Springer homered and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 6-3 on Saturday night for a doubleheader sweep.
Oakland A's Acquire Tommy La Stella From Angels For BarretoTwo people with knowledge of the trade tell The Associated Press that the Oakland Athletics have acquired infielder 2019 All-Star infielder Tommy La Stella from the Los Angeles Angels for infielder Franklin Barreto.
AL-Best A's Win 3-1 In Another Victory By Fiers Over RangersOakland Athletics right-hander Mike Fiers allowed only an unearned run over six innings while getting his team yet another win over the Texas Rangers, 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Olson, Semien Homer As A's Cruise To 10-3 Win Over RangersMatt Olson and Marcus Semien connected on two-run homers, Stephen Piscotty lined a bases-clearing double and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 10-3 on Tuesday night.
Lynn Gets 4th Win As Rangers Snap 8-Game Skid, 3-2 Over A'sLance Lynn gave the Texas Rangers another workhorse start, and helped them get their first win in more than a week after initially surrendering their first lead in five games.
Trout Drives In 3 Runs, Makes Diving Catch As Angels Top A'sThe Oakland Athletics are so accustomed to late-game comebacks they were surprised not to pull one off this time against the last-place Angels.
Piscotty Drives in Three Runs, A's Win Ninth In Row At HomeThe Oakland Athletics love to swing their way to early leads, and then pile up more runs whenever they can.