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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:05:41 EDTA's left fielder Khris Davis has bowed out of the World Baseball Classic, forgoing his invitation from Team Mexico to focus his energy on preparing for his second season in Oakland.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:28:53 EDTMLB.TV is back, and it's better than ever. Watch live out-of-market games -- including almost 300 Spring Training games and the World Baseball Classic (in U.S.) without blackouts -- on more than 400 devices.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:47:54 EDTDave Kaval is making good on his promise to better the current fan experience and embrace the club's history while waiting for a new stadium in Oakland to take shape.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:26:21 EDTSpring Training is almost here! Check out the latest ticket deals, gear up at the shop and get ready for the 2017 season with complete A's coverage.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:07:25 EDTA's super-utility man Adam Rosales isn't so much attached to his gloves, but he still enjoys the day he receives his new ones from Wilson each spring, as he did Sunday morning.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:52:07 EDTA's infielder Jed Lowrie was able to enjoy a fairly normal offseason and enters camp fully healthy with no restrictions, though A's manager Bob Melvin said he would probably ease Lowrie into Cactus League games.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 17:00:15 EDTThe A's made a special baseball card for a young fan
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:47:45 EDTNot long ago the A's No. 3 starter, right-hander Jesse Hahn is simply hoping to crack the team's rotation, and he'll seemingly need to put together a near-perfect spring to do so.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:27:09 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.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:12:05 EDTA.J. Puk was nearly driving age by the time he learned how to throw a curveball, and it wasn't long after that his college coaches told him to stash it away for a future date.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:42:04 EDTNew A's center fielder Rajai Davis couldn't put back on the uniform soon enough, reaching for the green and gold the moment he found his locker upon joining camp Thursday morning.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:27:23 EDTGear up for Spring Training with updated authentic caps, jerseys, socks and more, and wear what your favorite A's are wearing.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:08:07 EDTVeteran Matt Joyce, signed by the A's to a two-year deal to play in a platoon in right field, descended upon A's camp Thursday morning following an adventurous travel day to the desert.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:35:22 EDTRecent history suggests the A's will call on a majority of pitchers who report to camp at some point during the season. Last year, a horde of injuries forced Oakland to use 27 pitchers,
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:27:43 EDTFrom 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.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 21:11:34 EDTFrankie Montas is ready to help the A's, be it as a starter or coming in relief. "I've done both before, so I feel comfortable doing both," he said.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:48:20 EDTWith four closing options in tow, A's manager Bob Melvin isn't opposed to picking more than one ahead of Opening Day. "We might not have one particular closer," Melvin said Wednesday. "You saw the way bullpens were used in the postseason."
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:48:29 EDTThere was already plenty reason for the A's to keep close watch on their ace this spring, and now even more so, with Sonny Gray electing to participate in the World Baseball Classic.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:15:39 EDTA's catcher Josh Phegley, hardly seen on the field last year because of recurring right knee issues, is back to his regularly scheduled programming just in time for camp's christening.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EDTWith Spring Training fast approaching, MLB.com will take a look at a different aspect of this year's Athletics squad each day this week. Today's topic: Spring Training is here.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 17:20:18 EDTHardly ever do things go according to plan for clubs during the spring season. Injuries wreak havoc on roster plans, and eye-opening showings from players not expected to break camp on a big league roster often change minds.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:27:01 EDTFive iconic moments from Yo's first five years in MLB
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:31:51 EDTThe A's could very well surpass expectations. They potentially have the rotation to do it: Sonny Gray hopes to pitch like an ace again, Kendall Graveman expects to repeat his 2016 success, and the A's have a slew of likable, high-upside young arms.
Thu, 9 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EDTVida Blue pitched a no-hitter in his eighth Major League start and was a central figure of the 1970s dynasty that counted off three consecutive World Series titles from 1972-74.
Wed, 8 Feb 2017 18:45:00 EDTPitchers Sonny Gray (USA), John Axford (Canada), Liam Hendriks (Australia) and Santiago Casilla (Dominican Republic), and outfielder Khris Davis (Mexico) are confirmed on their respective rosters.
Thu, 9 Feb 2017 20:00:00 EDTOakland's front-office members recognize the challenges ahead and remain realistic about their chances of contending while trying to be patient with a young core that could produce winning teams in the future.
Wed, 8 Feb 2017 14:14:55 EDTAlready, the A's fifth-starter competition is down a candidate less than a week before camp opens, as right-hander Daniel Mengden underwent right foot surgery on Wednesday.
Wed, 8 Feb 2017 22:14:23 EDTWith Spring Training fast approaching, MLB.com will take a look at a different aspect of this year's A's squad each day this week. Today's topic: How's your star?
Tue, 7 Feb 2017 18:02:46 EDTThe A's will have no shortage of rotation candidates taking the stage when camp opens next week, which marks the beginning of perhaps the most intriguing competition amongst the green and gold.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:07:07 EDTGet positional ranks and auction values plus insight on top prospects, sleepers, comeback candidates and more to help you dominate your league.
Mon, 6 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EDTThe typically busy-bee A's kept mostly quiet this offseason, their biggest change coming not in a roster move but off the field in the form of management changes.
Fri, 3 Feb 2017 22:00:00 EDTWe ranked the best five players all-time from Oakland, listed some excellent names that couldn't crack the top five, and sprinkled in some current players, too.
Fri, 3 Feb 2017 19:40:22 EDTA kooky band of misfits stars in MLB Network's latest documentary, which perfectly encapsulates the zany nature of the A's dynasty of the early 1970s.
Wed, 1 Feb 2017 18:17:26 EDTThis is the sixth of a multipart Around the Horn series that features a position-by-position look at the A's projected starters and backup options heading into the 2017 season.
Wed, 1 Feb 2017 13:54:50 EDTLeft fielder Khris Davis won his arbitration case with the Oakland Athletics, MLB Network insider Jon Heyman reported Wednesday.
Wed, 1 Feb 2017 15:02:53 EDTThe A's agreed to Minor League contracts with right-hander Luis Miguel Romero and center fielder Enry Pantojas on Wednesday.
Thu, 2 Feb 2017 11:13:19 EDTThe Top 100 list is out, but which prospects on that list are the most talented? A look at those prospects with the best packages of tools in all of baseball.