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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:06:03 EDTWhat do you think the rotation will look like in May when Sonny Gray returns? Athletics beat reporter Jane Lee fields this question and more in the latest Inbox.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:53:33 EDTA couple of streaks came to a crashing halt in Sunday's 11-1 loss by the A's to the Mariners. Not only did the Mariners snap Oakland's five-game winning streak, but they became the first team to tag A's right-hander Andrew Triggs with an earned run this season.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:01:05 EDTThe A's and Angels will meet for their second series this season, beginning Tuesday night in Anaheim when right-handers Jesse Hahn and JC Ramirez are set to go head-to-head.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:30:09 EDTIt all began 15 years ago, and you are going to want to be part of the MLB.TV celebration of baseball and technology, as the world's longest-running and most successful live-streaming sports product is a way of life for millions.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:38:50 EDTA's ace Sonny Gray is nearing a return to the starting rotation following Saturday's successful rehab start for Class A Advanced Stockton. Manager Bob Melvin announced the right-hander will throw a 75-pitch rehab start Thursday for Triple-A Nashville in what could be his final tune-up before being activated off the disabled list.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:08:21 EDTThe Mariners' dormant bats came alive in a big way Sunday, and veteran right-hander Yovani Gallardo made it count with 6 1/3 innings of one-run ball for his first win of the year as Seattle snapped the A's five-game win streak in an 11-1 runaway at the Coliseum.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:05:39 EDTRyon Healy has quickly overcome a sluggish start at the plate -- no thanks to mechanical adjustments. Turns out all the A's hitter needed was some time.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:13:40 EDTWho do the Athletics have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Oakland's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:52:47 EDTThe homer-happy A's were at it again Saturday, belting two in the first inning in support of right-hander Jharel Cotton in a 4-3 series-clinching victory over Seattle for their fifth consecutive win.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 01:10:42 EDTSonny Gray took a significant step in his return from a lat strain that's sidelined him since midway through Spring Training. He threw five shutout innings for Class A Stockton and appears on track to rejoin the rotation in the next two weeks.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:48:37 EDTRosales broke his own record for fastest HR trot
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:20:11 EDTA's center fielder Rajai Davis remains sidelined by a minor left hamstring injury but appears close to a return.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:44:31 EDTVeteran third baseman Trevor Plouffe, inked by the A's to a one-year deal this offseason, collected his 100th career home run in Oakland's 3-1 victory over the Mariners on Friday night. It also happened to be the fourth in his last seven games, a game-tying solo shot off Hisashi Iwakuma in the fifth.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:35:58 EDTThe A's used the long ball to beat Hisashi Iwakuma and the Mariners on Friday night, getting homers from Trevor Plouffe and Yonder Alonso in a 3-1 victory at the Coliseum that extended their win streak to four games.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:14:43 EDTA's wear Warriors-themed BP jerseys
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:44:26 EDTA's right-hander Kendall Graveman, recovering from a minor right shoulder strain, remains on track to rejoin the rotation in Anaheim next week.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:45:55 EDTThe A's summoned additional outfield help Friday, recalling Matt Olson from Triple-A Nashville a day after Rajai Davis sustained a mild left hamstring injury.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:45:42 EDTThe A's became the first team to score against Mariners starter James Paxton this season, tallying five runs against the lefty in a 9-6 series-opening victory at the Coliseum to extend their win streak to three games.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:42:26 EDTThough his doings in Thursday's 9-6 victory over the Mariners might have appeared insignificant by the time the final out was recorded, A's starter Cesar Valdez's story isn't.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:31:52 EDTSecond-base bag should get RBI for this A's run
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:25:01 EDTShortstop Marcus Semien was back in the A's clubhouse Thursday afternoon, sporting a cast two days after undergoing right wrist surgery that will likely keep him out of the lineup for at least two months.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:11:59 EDTDaulton Jefferies' young career is on hold, after the A's pitching prospect learned Thursday he needs season-ending Tommy John surgery.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:34:43 EDTA sound defensive display, combined with early offensive production -- two components that had been missing from Oakland's early-season showing -- accompanied a power parade and pitching prowess in Wednesday's 9-1 series-clinching victory over the Rangers.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:58:57 EDTRehabbing A's pitcher Daniel Mengden has started a throwing program as he eyes a midseason return following February foot surgery.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:36:02 EDTA's outfielder Khris Davis hit his seventh home run of the season, and right-hander Jesse Hahn did his part with six impressive innings in a 9-1 rubber-match victory over the Rangers at the Coliseum on Wednesday afternoon.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:52:45 EDTA's right-hander Andrew Triggs continued his early-season dominance, holding the Rangers to a pair of unearned runs over six strong innings in a 4-2 victory Tuesday night that put a stop to Oakland's four-game losing streak.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:39:11 EDTNationals' No. 5 prospect Andrew Stevenson and Rockies' No. 8 prospect Ryan McMahon each collected five hits in Harrisburg's win over Hartford.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:20:46 EDTRickey opens Sharks' locker room door
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 01:46:19 EDTRangers right-hander A.J. Griffin stifled his former Athletics club, compiling eight strikeouts in a commanding 7-0 series-opening victory at the Coliseum on Monday evening to snap Texas' three-game losing streak.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 01:54:50 EDTAfter being held hitless for six innings, the Astros scored eight straight runs -- capped by a two-run homer by George Springer in the eighth inning -- to wipe out a five-run deficit and stun the A's, 10-6, on Saturday afternoon at Oakland Coliseum.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 16:52:20 EDTThe Astros and A's joined the rest of baseball Saturday by wearing No. 42 on the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier in 1947. Major League Baseball retired No. 42 in 1997, so it's worn once a year by all big league players.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 17:36:46 EDTThe A's optioned slumping outfielder Mark Canha to Triple-A Nashville to get additional playing time and work out the kinks in his swing.