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Sunday, Jul 10, 2016 at 05:51 PM PDT

Manaea Strong, but Astros Walk Off Against A's

Manaea Strong, but Astros Walk Off Against A's

Rookie Sean Manaea delivered a terrific start but was robbed of a victory when Ryan Madson blew his second save of the weekend. The Houston Astros would win it in the 10th inning, 2-1, when Danny Valencia's...

Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 at 04:44 PM PDT

Graveman Pitches Into 9th, A's Hold Off Astros

Graveman Pitches Into 9th, A's Hold Off Astros

Carving through the Astros’ lineup with remarkable ease, Kendall Graveman turned in the best start of his major league career Saturday.

Friday, Jul 8, 2016 at 09:02 PM PDT

A's Blow Late Rally, Lose on Walk off vs Astros

A's Blow Late Rally, Lose on Walk off vs Astros

In a roller coaster ninth inning, the A’s lost 10-9 on a walk-off homer Friday night by the Astros’ Luis Valbuena.

Thursday, Jul 7, 2016 at 08:40 PM PDT

Hill Improves to 7-0 on Road as A's Beat Astros

Hill Improves to 7-0 on Road as A's Beat Astros

Rich Hill has made himself at home with the A’s this season, but it’s on the road where the lefty has really shined.

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2016 at 07:50 PM PDT

A's Can't Solve Santana, Fall to Twins 4-0

A's Can't Solve Santana, Fall to Twins 4-0

It's been a rough go of it for Ervin Santana in his first season-and-a-half with Minnesota. On Wednesday, Santana struck out eight and walked none in a two-hitter that led the Twins over the Oakland Athletics...

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 11:53 PM PDT

Twins Rout A's After Three-Hour Rain Delay

Twins Rout A's After Three-Hour Rain Delay

After a nearly three-hour rain delay, the A's jumped out to a 1-0 lead. But the Twins scored seven straight and went on to win 11-4 Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 09:40 PM PDT

A's Vogt Named as AL Reserve For All-Star Game

A's Vogt Named as AL Reserve For All-Star Game

Stephen Vogt is on his way to the All-Star Game for the second consecutive year after the A’s catcher was picked as Oakland’s lone representative for the Midsummer Classic. It’s a somewhat...

Monday, Jul 4, 2016 at 02:12 PM PDT

Graveman Impresses, Athletics Trump Twins 3-1

Graveman Impresses, Athletics Trump Twins 3-1

Kendall Graveman gave up one run in 6.2 innings and the A's scored three times in the seventh to beat the Twins on Monday in Minnesota.

Sunday, Jul 3, 2016 at 05:02 PM PDT

A's Swept By Pirates, Losing Streak at Four

A's Swept By Pirates, Losing Streak at Four

OAKLAND — A’s fans were provided yet another tease, when their team showed just enough promise, just enough good play to provide hope that maybe Oakland was finally turning a corner in 2016. Then the...

Saturday, Jul 2, 2016 at 10:47 PM PDT

Pirates Hand Athletics Third Straight Loss

Pirates Hand Athletics Third Straight Loss

The A’s offensive strategy of scoring early and then going silent hasn’t worked out the past two days.

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