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Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 08:31 PM PDT

Clutch-Hitting A's Rally to Beat Royals

Clutch-Hitting A's Rally to Beat Royals

Pinch hitter Yonder Alonso delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics rallied past Kansas City 5-4 Tuesday night, another key loss for the Royals.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 08:22 PM PDT

A's Offense Erupts in Rout of Reigning Champion Royals

A's Offense Erupts in Rout of Reigning Champion Royals

The hits came from all directions, up and down the A’s lineup, in the kind of game that even struggling offensive clubs get to savor now and then.

Sunday, Sep 11, 2016 at 04:30 PM PDT

A's Swept by Mariners Despite Rookie's Solid Outing

A's Swept by Mariners Despite Rookie's Solid Outing

The ending could have gone better for the A’s on Sunday, but at this stage of their season, success isn’t judged solely by what the scoreboard reads.

Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 at 04:28 PM PDT

Mariners Rough Up Graveman, Rout A's 14-3

Mariners Rough Up Graveman, Rout A's 14-3

He’s been a steadying force for the A’s rotation in 2016, but Kendall Graveman had an afternoon to forget Saturday.

Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 at 12:00 PM PDT

Long Road to Majors Pays Off For Joey Wendle

Long Road to Majors Pays Off For Joey Wendle

A’s manager Bob Melvin spotted Joey Wendle during batting practice Friday and figured he should relay some important news to the rookie.

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 07:41 PM PDT

A's Rookie Starter Sparkles in MLB Debut, Defeats Angels

A's Rookie Starter Sparkles in MLB Debut, Defeats Angels

Jharel Cotton made things look rather easy in his major league debut Wednesday.

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 10:37 PM PDT

Rookie Caps Eighth-Inning Rally to Lift A's Over Angels

Rookie Caps Eighth-Inning Rally to Lift A's Over Angels

Joey Wendle hit a go-ahead single during a three-run eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 on Tuesday night.

Monday, Sep 5, 2016 at 05:09 PM PDT

A's Fall Short in Alcantara's Rough Debut

A's Fall Short in Alcantara's Rough Debut

The Angels outlasted the A’s 10-7 despite an impressive comeback from Oakland, which trailed 8-2 at one point.

Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 at 11:17 PM PDT

Nearly No-Hit, A's Beat Red Sox on Walk-Off

Nearly No-Hit, A's Beat Red Sox on Walk-Off

First the A’s avoided a no-hitter, then they avoided a weekend sweep.

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 11:04 PM PDT

A's Hammered by Red Sox in Series Opener

A's Hammered by Red Sox in Series Opener

The night began with a ceremony for retiring Red Sox star David Ortiz.

The A’s weren’t any less hospitable once Friday’s game started.

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