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Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 06:34 AM PDT

'Rooted in Oakland': A's Committed to East Bay

'Rooted in Oakland': A's Committed to East Bay

The Oakland Athletics — soon to be the only professional sports team in the East Bay city — are sending a message to their fans as opening day of the 2017 campaign arrives. The baseball franchise is "Rooted...

Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 at 03:36 PM PDT

Nick Hundley's Grand Slam Highlights Giants' Win Over A's

Nick Hundley's Grand Slam Highlights Giants' Win Over A's

Nick Hundley hit a grand slam and the San Francisco Giants made it a sweep of their Bay Bridge Series, beating the Oakland Athletics 6-3 on Saturday to conclude spring training for both teams.

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 11:04 PM PDT

Crawford Helps Giants Beat A's With Bat, Glove

Crawford Helps Giants Beat A's With Bat, Glove

Eduardo Nunez drove in Brandon Belt on a fielder's choice grounder with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Friday night.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 11:50 PM PDT

Manaea Hangs Tough With Cueto as Giants Beat A's

Manaea Hangs Tough With Cueto as Giants Beat A's

Oakland youngster Sean Manaea pitched four perfect innings during a scoreless duel with Johnny Cueto before the San Francisco Giants beat the Athletics 3-0 in the preseason Bay Bridge Series opener Thursday...

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 08:44 PM PDT

Roster Longshot Decker Could Claim Outfield Spot With A's

Roster Longshot Decker Could Claim Outfield Spot With A's

Jaff Decker faced long odds to make the A's Opening Night roster. But several factors have put him in position to break camp with the club.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 06:19 PM PDT

A's 'Stomper' Mascot Stampedes in Oakland Mural

A's 'Stomper' Mascot Stampedes in Oakland Mural

A huge mural is turning heads in downtown Oakland. The Athletics commissioned elephant art for the side of a 5-story building at the corner of 19th and Webster. The street art crew, the Illuminaries, has been...

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 10:21 PM PDT

A's Maxwell Hits Two HRs But Won't Make It to Oakland

A's Maxwell Hits Two HRs But Won't Make It to Oakland

Bruce Maxwell finished off his Cactus League play with a bang. The catcher cranked two homers but he won't make the A's...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 06:07 PM PDT

A's Name Kendall Graveman 2017 Opening Day Starter

A's Name Kendall Graveman 2017 Opening Day Starter

With Sonny Gray injured, Kendall Graveman is the veteran presence in the rotation and coming off the best 2016 season of any Oakland starter.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 07:08 PM PDT

A's Spring Training: Triggs Strengthens His Bid for Rotation

A's Spring Training: Triggs Strengthens His Bid for Rotation

After having an undefined role last season when up in the bigs, Andrew Triggs has positioned himself to pitch every fifth day for the A's.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 06:59 PM PDT

A's Ace Sonny Gray Cleared to Throw, But Return Date Unknown

A's Ace Sonny Gray Cleared to Throw, But Return Date Unknown

Two weeks after suffering a strained lat muscle, A's starter Sonny Gray was cleared to resume throwing Tuesday, but no timetable was set.

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