- Switch-pitcher Venditte gets 1st win, A's top D-backs in 11 Updated: Aug-30-15 10:33 pm
PHOENIX - A frigid beer shower never felt better to Pat Venditte, the switch-pitcher's reward for his first major league win at age 30.
- Closer Ziegler falters in 11th, A's top Diamondbacks 7-4 Updated: Aug-30-15 10:11 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona manager Chip Hale couldn't hide his frustration after the Diamondbacks finished a 1-6 homestand that dropped them four games under .500.
- Passed balls cost A's in 6-4 loss to Diamondbacks Updated: Aug-29-15 3:02 am
PHOENIX - Stephen Vogt couldn't do anything more than feel terrible about his two passed balls in one inning, mistakes that cost the Oakland Athletics the lead in their latest loss.
- Bassitt, A's bullpen knocked around in 8-2 loss to Mariners Updated: Aug-26-15 11:35 pm
SEATTLE - Billy Burns accomplished what only two others had done, greeting Seattle ace Felix Hernandez with a home run leading off the game. On the first pitch, no less.
- Hernandez, Cruz lead Seattle past Oakland 8-2 Updated: Aug-26-15 7:47 pm
- Athletics hire Ron Washington as third base coach Updated: Aug-24-15 9:42 pm
- Ron Washington promoted to old job as A's third base coach Updated: Aug-24-15 3:44 pm
OAKLAND, California - Ron Washington is back in the dugout where he got his big league start as a coach, promoted to his old position as third base coach for the Oakland Athletics on Monday after the club dismissed Mike Gallego.
- A's score 7 in seventh to beat Rays 8-2 Updated: Aug-23-15 7:13 pm
- Athletics hold off Dodgers 5-2 for 2-game interleague sweep Updated: Aug-19-15 8:35 pm
OAKLAND, California - Jesse Chavez's record hardly tells the story of his season and first year as a full-time starter.
- A's edge Dodgers 5-4 in 10 Updated: Aug-19-15 2:56 am
OAKLAND, California - Mark Canha had reason to celebrate. He had a career night against one of the top pitchers in the game and scored the winning run.
- Clevenger hits 3-run homer to lead Orioles past A's 4-2 Updated: Aug-17-15 10:59 pm
BALTIMORE - With catcher Matt Wieters out with an injury, Steve Clevenger is taking full advantage of his opportunity with the Baltimore Orioles.
- Athletics call up pitchers Venditte and Otero Updated: Aug-15-15 5:00 pm
BALTIMORE - The Oakland Athletics have recalled pitchers Pat Venditte and Dan Otero from Triple-A Nashville.
- Gray's back improves, so he hopes to start Monday for A's Updated: Aug-14-15 6:14 pm
BALTIMORE - Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray could return from a nagging back injury as soon as Monday.
- Buehrle, Blue Jays win 11th straight, beat Athletics 4-2 Updated: Aug-13-15 3:27 pm
TORONTO - The surging Toronto Blue Jays won their 11th straight game Thursday, beating the Oakland Athletics 4-2 behind Mark Buehrle's arm and Ryan Goins' bat.
- Blue Jays batter Brooks, beat Athletics 10-3 Updated: Aug-12-15 11:18 pm
TORONTO - Aaron Brooks might want to check with customs before his next start in Toronto. Whatever the reason, he seems to have a tough time bringing his best stuff across the border.
- Kazmir loses to Bumgarner in matchup of top lefties Updated: Aug-12-15 2:18 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Scott Kazmir returned to the Bay Area where he had been so good for the Oakland Athletics, then he ran right into the ace and World Series MVP on the other side of the water in Madison Bumgarner.
- Bumgarner pitches 5-hitter, overpowers Astros as Giants win Updated: Aug-12-15 1:05 am
- Royals refuse to coast with comfy cushion in AL Central Updated: Aug-11-15 3:54 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - When Ned Yost was the bench coach in Atlanta, he watched the Braves cruise to a few division titles with big leads by the time August rolled around.
- Valencia, Chavez power A's to 2-1 win over Astros Updated: Aug-08-15 8:20 pm
OAKLAND, California - Danny Valencia could get used to being a cleanup hitter.
- A's acquire minor leaguer Frias from Mets to complete trade Updated: Aug-07-15 6:16 pm
- Davis' grand slam in 10th leads Orioles to 7-3 win over A's Updated: Aug-05-15 8:29 pm
OAKLAND, California - Chris Davis learned several years ago not to get caught up analyzing his swing when things are going bad.
- Mets acquire LHP O'Flaherty from Oakland Updated: Aug-04-15 10:59 pm
- Athletics edge Indians in 10 innings, 2-1 Updated: Aug-02-15 7:41 pm