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K. Davis decides against playing in Classic

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:05:41 EDT

A'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.



See what's new on MLB.TV and catch all the action

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:28:53 EDT

MLB.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.



Kaval out to improve Coliseum fan experience

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:47:54 EDT

Dave 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.



Spring has arrived: Get tickets, skeds, gear

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:26:21 EDT

Spring 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.



Rosales, A's celebrate Glove Day on Sunday

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:07:25 EDT

A'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.



Rested, recovered Lowrie joins A's camp

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:52:07 EDT

A'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.



The A's made a special baseball card for a young fan

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 17:00:15 EDT

The A's made a special baseball card for a young fan



A's Hahn hoping to find early-2015 form

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:47:45 EDT

Not 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.



A's Top 30 prospects list

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:27:09 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 MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.



Prospect Puk adding curve to repertoire

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:12:05 EDT

A.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.



R. Davis brings World Series experience to A's

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:42:04 EDT

New 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.



Spring into fresh look for A's new year

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:27:23 EDT

Gear up for Spring Training with updated authentic caps, jerseys, socks and more, and wear what your favorite A's are wearing.



Joyce sees promise in 2017 A's upon arrival

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:08:07 EDT

Veteran 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.



Opportunity abounds on A's mound

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:35:22 EDT

Recent 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,



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.



Montas lighting up spring

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 21:11:34 EDT

Frankie 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.



A's living in luxury with multiple closers

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:48:20 EDT

With 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."



Gray eager for World Baseball Classic

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:48:29 EDT

There 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.



Phegley returning to full strength

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:15:39 EDT

A'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.



A's open spring camp with fresh outlook

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EDT

With 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.



A's camp preview: 25-man roster prediction

Sat, 11 Feb 2017 17:20:18 EDT

Hardly 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.



Five iconic moments from Yo's first 5 years in the Majors

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:27:01 EDT

Five iconic moments from Yo's first five years in MLB



A's promise to make 2017 interesting

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:31:51 EDT

The 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.



Blue epitomized contributions by African-Americans

Thu, 9 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EDT

Vida 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.



Five A's will represent 5 countries in Classic

Wed, 8 Feb 2017 18:45:00 EDT

Pitchers 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.



A's keeping steady approach

Thu, 9 Feb 2017 20:00:00 EDT

Oakland'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.



Rotation hopeful Mengden has foot surgery

Wed, 8 Feb 2017 14:14:55 EDT

Already, 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.



Gray looking to bounce back from tough '16

Wed, 8 Feb 2017 22:14:23 EDT

With 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?



Triggs dark-horse candidate for rotation spot

Tue, 7 Feb 2017 18:02:46 EDT

The 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.



Fantasy 411 Cheat Sheet

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:07:07 EDT

Get positional ranks and auction values plus insight on top prospects, sleepers, comeback candidates and more to help you dominate your league.



Young starters' growth key to A's in 2017

Mon, 6 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EDT

The 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.



Who are Top 5 all-time players from Oakland?

Fri, 3 Feb 2017 22:00:00 EDT

We 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.



'Swingin' A's' doc revisits early '70s dynasty

Fri, 3 Feb 2017 19:40:22 EDT

A 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.



Around the Horn: Davis has new company in A's outfield

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 18:17:26 EDT

This 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.



Report: A's Davis wins arbitration case

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 13:54:50 EDT

Left fielder Khris Davis won his arbitration case with the Oakland Athletics, MLB Network insider Jon Heyman reported Wednesday.



A's sign Cuban free agents Romero, Pantojas

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 15:02:53 EDT

The A's agreed to Minor League contracts with right-hander Luis Miguel Romero and center fielder Enry Pantojas on Wednesday.



A's Chapman packs some of top tools among prospects

Thu, 2 Feb 2017 11:13:19 EDT

The 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.