Stories tagged: Oakland Athletics
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
Oakland manager Bob Melvin receives one-year contract through 2019 season
Bob Melvin is set to manage at least two more years for the Oakland Athletics, with his latest extension announced Thursday set to take him through the 2019 season.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
Mark Canha’s walk-off homer leads Oakland past Mariners
Mark Canha hit a game-ending home run in the ninth inning to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Seattle Mariners 6-5 on Wednesday.
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Felix Hernandez sharp, Mariners hit 4 home runs in 7-1 win over A’s
Mitch Haniger homered twice and Felix Hernandez won for the first time in more than two months as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-1 on Monday night.
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
MLB capsules: Oakland’s Bruce Maxwell becomes first major league player to kneel
Bruce Maxwell became the first major league baseball player to kneel during the national anthem, and Khris Davis hit his 40th home run to lift the Oakland Athletics over the …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Robinson Cano, Andrew Albers lead Mariners to 10-2 win over A’s for sweep
Robinson Cano homered and drove in four runs, Andrew Albers took a no-hitter into the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 10-2 Sunday to complete a …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
Mike Leake picks up victory in debut with Mariners
Mike Leake overcame a shaky beginning to throw seven innings in his Seattle debut, and the Mariners snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Orioles’ Boog Powell meets Athletics’ Boog Powell at Camden Yards
Boog Powell, meet Boog Powell. The name’s the same, and they’re both known for playing baseball. It’s a bit early, however, to start comparing their home run swings.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
Cruz homers twice to power Mariners past A’s 6-3
Nelson Cruz wasn’t nearly as impressed with his latest power display as Seattle teammate Kyle Seager was.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Mariners Log: Nelson Cruz hits pair of homers and M’s cruise past A’s
Nelson Cruz homered twice and the Seattle Mariners cruised to a 6-3 win over the Oakland Athletics at Oakland Coliseum on Wednesday, sweeping the abbreviated two-game series.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
Mariners beat Athletics on Leonys Martin’s extra-innings home run
Leonys Martin knew it was gone the moment it left his bat and so did the handful of fans that made their way to the Oakland Coliseum on a cool …
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Mariners Log: Leonys Martin homers in 10th to lift M’s over A’s
Leonys Martin crushed his second home run since being recalled from the minors in the 10th inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 in the first of …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Yonder Alonso makes M’s debut, lineups and starters against Athletics
Seattle Mariners (57-56) at Oakland Athletics (50-62) at 7:05 p.m. at Oakland Coliseum.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Mariners acquire Yonder Alonso in trade with Oakland Athletics
The Seattle Mariners acquired All-Star first baseman Yonder Alonso from the Oakland Athletics on Sunday for minor league outfielder Boog Powell.
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Oakland outfielder Matt Joyce suspended two games for gay slur
Oakland outfielder Matt Joyce received a two-game suspension without pay Saturday for directing a gay slur toward a fan in Anaheim, California, and he will take part in a public …
Sat., July 8, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Mariners back on the skids after Diaz gives up late run in loss to Athletics
Mariners lose 4-3 to Oakland when Edwin Diaz gives up a two-out RBI double to Ryon Healy in the ninth inning. The Mariners have lost 10 of their last 13 …
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s top A’s, Nelson Cruz slugs 300th homer of career
Nelson Cruz clubbed a three-run home run in the eighth inning to break it open and the Seattle Mariners snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-2 win over the …
Fri., July 7, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Nelson Cruz’ 300th career homer propels Mariners to win over Oakland
Nelson Cruz crushed a three-run homer that propelled the Seattle Mariners to a 7-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics. It was Cruz missile, too, a 433-foot drive to left-center field.
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 4:14 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Robinson Cano is All-Star after all, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (41-46) host the Oakland Athletics (38-48) in the second of a four-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Mariners Log: Athletics send M’s to fourth straight loss
Khris Davis clubbed a three-run home run in a four-run fifth inning off Seattle Mariners starter Sam Gaviglio and the Oakland Athletics cruised to a 7-4 win in the first …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Oakland Athletics beat slumping Mariners 7-4
Khris Davis hit a three-run homer, Paul Blackburn pitched one-run ball into the eighth inning for his first major league victory and the Oakland Athletics beat the slumping Seattle Mariners …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 4:56 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Nelson Cruz snaps drought, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (41-45) host the Oakland Athletics (37-48) at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
MLB capsules: Matt Olson hits first two career home runs to lead Athletics past White Sox
Matt Olson hit his first two major league home runs, Jaycob Brugman and Franklin Barreto also launched their first career shots and visiting Oakland routed Chicago 10-2 on Saturday.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
Mariners’ Christian Bergman holds down A’s in shutout
Mariners starter Christian Bergman pitches 7 1/3 innings before reliever James Pazos completes the shutout. Jean Segura extends hitting streak to 16 games with a two-run single.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Mariners Log: Christian Bergman fires gem and M’s shut out A’s
Christian Bergman turned in a scintillating starting performance and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 in the finale of a three-game series on Wednesday at Safeco Field.
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 5:34 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Trouble at closing time, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (18-22) host the Oakland Athletics (17-22) at 7:10 p.m. in the finale of a three-game series at Safeco Field.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: 7
Seattle Mariners reliever Steve Cishek had seven blown saves last season before ending his season on the disabled list.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
On the Farm: Mariners minor league affiliate report for May 16
Gareth Morgan hit a pair of homers, leading the Clinton LumberKings to a 15-3 win over the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 11:57 p.m.
Matt Joyce, Mark Canha homer in ninth inning to carry Athletics over Mariners
Matt Joyce hit a two-run homer and Mark Canha added a three-run shot in a five-run ninth inning that rallied the visiting Oakland Athletics to a 9-6 victory over the …
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Mariners Log: Bullpen woes continue as Athletics shock M’s with two homers in ninth
Matt Joyce and Mark Canha hit home runs in the top of the ninth and the Oakland Athletics shocked the Seattle Mariners 9-5 on Tuesday at Safeco Field.
Tue., May 16, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Robinson Cano to disabled list, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (18-21) host the Oakland Athletics (16-22) in the second of a three-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field. The M’s snapped a four-game losing streak on …