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Cotton K's 7 Brewers; Maxwell homers twice

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:59:06 EDT

Brewers starter Matt Garza, who has been trying to incorporate more offspeed pitches this spring, allowed five runs over 2 1/3 innings an 11-1 loss to the A's on Sunday at Maryvale Baseball Park.

A's option Hahn to Triple-A; OD rotation set

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:42:33 EDT

The A's optioned Jesse Hahn to Triple-A on Sunday morning, leaving Andrew Triggs and Raul Alcantara to fill out their Opening Day rotation.

Detwiler opts out; Maxwell sent to Minors

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:14:36 EDT

Veteran lefty Ross Detwiler became a free agent Sunday after opting out of his Minor League deal with the A's.

MLB.TV is counting down to Opening Day

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:56:14 EDT

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Davis homers, but rally falls short vs. Reds

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:32:29 EDT

The Reds rallied for two runs against A's lefty Sean Doolittle in the seventh inning to break a tie en route to an 11-6 split-squad victory on Saturday afternoon at Hohokam Stadium.

Rough outings for A's Hahn, Manaea

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:45:07 EDT

Oakland pitcher Sean Manaea and Jesse Hahn struggled in their respective starts on Saturday in losses to the Reds and Dodgers. For Hahn, on the bubble of making the A's rotation, the timing wasn't good.

Chapman hits HR, Hahn struggles in loss to L.A.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:56:47 EDT

Andrew Toles hit a grand slam and Justin Turner followed with a solo shot of his own, as the Dodgers came back from an early deficit to defeat the A's. Oakland jumped out fast on a three-run home run by Matt Chapman in the first inning.

Gravemen in control, Healy hits fifth HR in A's win

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:36:08 EDT

The hot-hitting A's busted out for five runs in the first inning en route to an 8-2 victory over the White Sox at Hohokam Stadium on Friday afternoon.

A's Top 30 prospects list

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:13:40 EDT

Who do the Athletics have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Oakland's Top 30 Prospects on's Prospect Watch.

Vogt's adjusted approach paying off at plate

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:43:14 EDT

Stephen Vogt stepped to the plate in the first inning Friday afternoon with two runners on base. Earlier in the day, the A's catcher spoke about his habitual approach in such situations last season: "It was more like, 'Hey, we gotta drive both of these guys in,' rather than, 'Hey, let's walk and let the pitcher work.'"

Khris Davis out; Armenteros to join travel squad

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:32:16 EDT

A's outfielder Khris Davis is being held out of game action for a few days because of a minor right quad issue, manager Bob Melvin said Friday.

A's hand Opening Night start to Graveman

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:43:45 EDT

A's right-hander Kendall Graveman has been called on to make the first Opening Day start of his career.

Alonso homers twice as A's erupt for 15 runs

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:57:01 EDT

The A's counted off four home runs against Brewers Opening Day starter Junior Guerra, including two from Yonder Alonso, in a 15-5 slugfest at Hohokam Stadium on Thursday afternoon.

Alcantara continues to battle for rotation spot

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:34:39 EDT

Raul Alcantara is doing his best to keep it a three-man race for the last two spots in the A's rotation.

Fantasy Player Preview: Dominate your draft

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:27:43 EDT

From baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the A's depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.

Triggs impressive as he battles for spot

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:21:17 EDT

There is only so much to glean from pitchers' outings in the early going of spring. The evaluation process hurries along, though, when their workloads are increased, and there was plenty to draw from A's rotation candidate Andrew Triggs' latest outing Wednesday.

Vogt's two-hit day leads A's to victory

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:36:51 EDT

Andrew Triggs is fighting for a spot in the Oakland rotation and he enhanced those chances by allowing two runs over five innings during a 5-3 victory over the White Sox at Camelback Ranch.

Montas among top prospect performers

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:39:08 EDT

Astros' No. 13 prospect J.D. Davis is hitting well lately, going 3-for-4 on Wednesday and notching multihit games in three of his past six contests.

A's celebrating 50th season with Spirit Week

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:10:57 EDT

The A's want your Giants caps. No, really. They're willing to give fans a new green and gold cap in exchange for their East Bay loyalty.

Alonso, Plouffe lead A's offense vs. Mariners

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 01:53:57 EDT

Yonder Alonso and Trevor Plouffe continued their strong springs for the A's with two hits and two RBIs each as Oakland topped the Mariners, 8-5, Tuesday despite a productive return by Robinson Cano from the World Baseball Classic.

Doctor clears Gray to throw ahead of schedule

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:46:03 EDT

A's ace Sonny Gray has been cleared to resume throwing just two weeks after being diagnosed with a moderate strain of the lat muscle on the right side of his back.

A's relievers willing to be flexible in late innings

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:58:01 EDT

A's manager Bob Melvin is in the early stages of plotting out his bullpen configuration, a process that could potentially be ongoing through the season. Melvin has several closing options on the table and may not necessarily single out just one ahead of Opening Day, noting Tuesday that it will likely be a fluid situation. The players involved, he said, are on board with just about anything.

Chapman forms friendship with Davis in A's camp

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 22:52:31 EDT

Matt Chapman could hardly contain his excitement. Khris Davis hardly knew who the kid was. The meeting proved memorable for both.

Davis drives in two; Manaea tosses five innings

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 01:52:36 EDT

Chris Owings collected two hits, including a triple, and Jeremy Hazelbaker hit a go-ahead, two-run single to lead the D-backs to a 10-6 victory over the A's at Hohokam Stadium on Monday night.

Healy, Double-A players receive championship rings

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 02:11:13 EDT

Members of the 2016 Double-A Midland squad were gifted their Texas League championship rings before the A's game against the D-backs on Monday, a group that included big leaguer Ryon Healy.

Hahn shakes off rough outing

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:57:47 EDT

Jesse Hahn had his first bad day of the spring Sunday, enduring a seven-run stinker against the host Rockies at Salt River Fields, where he scattered eight hits in 3 1/3 innings.

Why the AL West could be the game's most fun division

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:07:02 EDT

So many fun things.

Canha doubles, Hendriks, Coulombe solid in relief

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:06:55 EDT

Using his rising fastball and full complement of secondary pitches, Rockies righty Jon Gray stifled a representative Athletics lineup to the tune of seven strikeouts in five one-run innings of a 9-2 victory Sunday at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick.

Decker sidelined by oblique injury

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 17:34:14 EDT

Outfielder Jaff Decker, who was quietly emerging as the potential favorite to land the A's final roster spot, has an oblique injury that could change those plans.

Prospect Gossett sent to Minors

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:38:38 EDT

Promising pitching prospect Daniel Gossett was sent to Minor League camp Sunday morning, but it may not be long before the A's see him again.

Graveman, A's bullpen quiet Padres' bats

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 18:53:05 EDT

A's right-hander Kendall Graveman, soon likely to be named the club's Opening Day starter, was superb in his latest Cactus League outing, facing just one over the minimum through six innings in a 2-1 victory over the Padres at Hohokam Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

A's unveil 'Rooted in Oakland' ad campaign

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 15:49:22 EDT

The A's have let go of longtime slogan "Green Collar Baseball" in favor of "Rooted in Oakland," which drives home a recurring message emphasizing their commitment to the city.

Prospect Barreto sent down, but future still bright

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 17:00:31 EDT

The A's resumed camp without Franklin Barreto on Saturday morning, one day after their top prospect was optioned to Triple-A Nashville -- a move that will guarantee him more playing time as Oakland's regulars ramp up their workload ahead of Opening Day.

Lavarnway raves about time with Team Israel

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:13:07 EDT

Catcher Ryan Lavarnway returned to A's camp Friday morning, hardly yet feeling the effects of jet lag following a 14-hour flight from Japan, but instead eager to share about his "life-changing" experience with Team Israel in the World Baseball Classic.