Matt Keough, Former A's Pitcher And Executive, Dies At 64Matt Keough, the former Oakland Athletics pitcher and special assistant, has died. He was 64.
Former Major League Pitcher Ed Sprague Dies At 74Former major league pitcher Ed Sprague Sr., a right-hander who played eight seasons with four different teams, has died. He was 74.
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.
A's Waste Late Lead To Royals, Lead Over Tampa Bay Down To 1Brett Phillips hit a tying home run off Liam Hendricks in the ninth inning, Adalberto Mondesi followed with an RBI double and the Kansas City Royals beat Oakland 6-5 on Monday night to end the Athletics' six-game winning streak.
A's Bounce Back To Pound Astros, Hit 6 HRs In 21-7 RompThe Oakland Athletics could think of no better way to erase the memory of a blowout loss to the Houston Astros than to turn things around on the AL West leaders on Tuesday night.
Astros Hit MLB-Record 6 HRs In 2 Innings, Beat A's 15-0The high-scoring Astros routed the Oakland Athletics 15-0 Monday night for their fifth straight victory.