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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.

Sunday, Mar 19, 2017 at 09:13 PM PDT

A's Spring Training: Rockies Rough Up Hahn For 7 Runs

A's Spring Training: Rockies Rough Up Hahn For 7 Runs

Jesse Hahn’s impressive spring hit its first speed bump Sunday. Unable to harness his command, the right-hander was tagged for seven runs in 3 1/3 innings in the A’s 9-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies at Salt...

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 at 06:09 PM PDT

Spring Training: Melvin Considers Barreto 'Big League Ready'

Spring Training: Melvin Considers Barreto 'Big League Ready'

A’s manager Bob Melvin typically has plenty of constructive criticism for players when delivering the news they’ve been sent down.

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 04:01 PM PDT

A's Introduce New Coliseum Food, Lower Beer Prices

A's Introduce New Coliseum Food, Lower Beer Prices

In his latest attempt to makeover the product, A's team president Dave Kaval unveiled new food items and announced lower beer prices for 2017.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 12:04 AM PST

A's Name Coliseum Playing Surface Rickey Henderson Field

A's Name Coliseum Playing Surface Rickey Henderson Field

The Oakland A's on Monday dedicated their field to former Athletic and MLB Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson.

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