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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 10:44:46 EDTAstros ace Dallas Keuchel seems to have recaptured the form that made him the American League's 2015 Cy Young Award winner, and he'll look to keep it going Sunday in the finale of a three-game series between the Astros and A's at Minute Maid Park.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:22:48 EDTAndrew Triggs struck out a career-high nine batters over seven scoreless innings, while Jed Lowrie and Khris Davis added solo home runs as the A's ended their 10-game losing streak to the Astros in a 2-1 win on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:18:53 EDTAndrew Triggs is enjoying his new role as a starter.
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.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 18:51:38 EDTSean Manaea played catch on Saturday and may not go on the disabled list, according to A's manager Bob Melvin, who announced that Sonny Gray will make his season debut on Tuesday at Minnesota.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 01:10:38 EDTGleyber Torres was 0-for-3 in his return from the disabled list on Friday, but the Yankees' top prospect promptly knocked off the rust and put his entire skillset on display Saturday.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 01:02:24 EDTKhris Davis did his part Friday to keep the A's afloat, as he hit two home runs and knocked in four runs, but Oakland couldn't hold a lead in a 9-4 loss to the Astros.
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, 29 Apr 2017 01:07:58 EDTCharlie Morton allowed two home runs to Khris Davis in the first three innings but rebounded nicely, as he went seven innings and had a career-high 12 strikeouts against the A's. Oakland pitcher Jharel Cotton allowed three earned runs and 10 hits in 4 1/3 innings. Evan Gattis had three hits and knocked in two runs, as did Yuli Gurriel, who added a home run.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:52:16 EDTKendall Graveman was saddled with a hard-luck loss in Anaheim on Thursday evening -- his efforts for naught, but not forgotten. The A's pitcher tumbled, quite literally, into an unassisted double play in the fifth inning, preventing the Angels from expanding a 2-1 lead that would ultimately remain intact, as Oakland succumbed to a three-game sweep.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:39:29 EDTAlbert Pujols and C.J. Cron drove in one run apiece to back a solid outing from Ricky Nolasco, propelling the Angels to a sweep of the A's with a 2-1 win in Thursday night's series finale at Angel Stadium.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:26:47 EDTFor the second time in his professional career on Thursday night, Athletics right-hander Sonny Gray started for the Triple-A Nashville Sounds. The Smyrna native and former Vanderbilt standout earned the 9-2 win against the New Orleans Baby Cakes, pitching six innings, allowing two hits and no runs, while striking out seven on Throwback Thursday at First Tennessee Park.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:32:27 EDTGraveman turns unreal unassisted DP
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:40:50 EDTThe A's remain hopeful they can avoid adding another member of their starting staff to the disabled list, with lefty Sean Manaea reporting progress a day after exiting his start in Anaheim with shoulder tightness.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:16:11 EDTThe Angels' struggling offense finally came to life on Wednesday night and used a three-run second and a four-run seventh to fuel an 8-5 win and clinch a series victory against the A's at Angel Stadium.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:15:40 EDTChris Bassitt, who's recovering from Tommy John surgery, will be back in game action for the first time in over a year Saturday, when the A's right-hander makes his first Minor League rehab start with Class A Advanced Stockton.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:47:56 EDTJesse Hahn's sensational efforts against the Angels on Tuesday evening may have been obscured by a disheartening 2-1 A's loss in 11 innings, but they were noted just the same.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:21:54 EDTAfter the Angels and A's traded leadoff homers in the 10th inning, Kole Calhoun delivered a walk-off single in the 11th to lift the Halos to a 2-1 win on Tuesday night's series opener at Angel Stadium.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:53:06 EDTWary of his readiness, the A's opted to place Rajai Davis on the disabled list ahead of Tuesday's opener vs. the Angels, affording the outfielder extra time to recover from a left hamstring strain.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:11:23 EDTThe following is a transcript of a segment from this week's episode of the Statcast™ podcast.
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.
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.
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 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 20:45:55 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