Stories tagged: Oakland Athletics
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
A’s tag Felix Hernandez early, beat Mariners 4-3
Stephen Piscotty and the Athletics tagged Felix Hernandez early, and Oakland ended the Seattle Mariners’ five-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Marco Gonzales makes longest start of career to guide Mariners to shutout win
Marco Gonzales allowed two hits in seven innings in the longest start of his career, and the Seattle Mariners scored their only run on an error in a 1-0 victory …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
With several key players missing, Mariners eke out 10-inning win over Athletics
Robinson Cano was suspended. Dee Gordon was placed on the disabled list. Nelson Cruz’s elbow kept him out of the lineup. And Mitch Haniger was wearing an ice pack on …
Mon., May 7, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
MLB capsules: George Springer collects six hits as Astros rout Athletics
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Dee Gordon gives Ichiro Suzuki fitting tribute in Mariners’ win against Oakland
Dee Gordon had a big night on the bases, Nelson Cruz hit a two-run home run and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-1 on Thursday night in their …
UPDATED: Wed., May 2, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
Mariners bullpen ruins James Paxton’s dazzling 16-strikeout performance
James Paxton struck out a major league-high 16 in seven dominant innings, but the Seattle bullpen blew a late lead and the Oakland Athletics rallied past the Mariners 3-2 Wednesday …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Nelson Cruz’s homer leads Mariners to 6-3 win over Athletics
Nelson Cruz hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, Dee Gordon had five hits, and Felix Hernandez pitched six solid innings, propelling the Seattle Mariners to a 6-3 …
Tue., May 1, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
Mariners, A’s to play next season’s MLB opener in Japan
The Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners will play an opening two-game series in Tokyo on March 20 and 21, the fifth time Major League Baseball will start its season in …
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Oakland A’s lefty Sean Manaea pitches no-hitter vs streaking Red Sox
A’s lefty Sean Manaea pitched the first no-hitter against Boston in almost exactly 25 years, with an overturned call preserving the gem Saturday night in Oakland’s 3-0 win over the …
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
Mariners denied sweep of A’s after managing just two hits in series finale
A day after banging out 17 hits and scoring 10 runs, the Mariners, who managed just two hits, were shut down on Sunday afternoon in a 2-1 loss to the …
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
Homer-happy Mariners hit four long balls in 10-8 win over A’s
Jean Segura hit a three-run homer, Mitch Haniger, Kyle Seager and Daniel Vogelbach all added solo shots, and Seattle battered Oakland pitching for 17 hits in the Mariners’ 10-8 win …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Homers by Mitch Haniger, Daniel Vogelbach rally Mariners past A’s 7-4
Mitch Haniger hit a three-run homer and Daniel Vogelbach added a two-run shot – both with two outs in the seventh inning – rallying the Seattle Mariners to a 7-4 …
Fri., April 13, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
Athletics’ Bruce Maxwell pleads guilty to disorderly conduct
Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell pleaded guilty Friday to disorderly conduct in an incident in which he was accused of pointing a handgun at the head of a woman who …
Sun., April 8, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
MLB capsules: Jake Arrieta struggles in debut with Phillies
Jake Arrieta (0-1) lasted just four innings in his Philadelphia debut, allowing three runs – two earned – and three hits while striking out five as the Miami Marlins defeated …
Sun., April 8, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
Shohei Ohtani hurls 7 superb innings, Angels beat A’s 6-1
Shohei Ohtani seemed to be the only person in Angel Stadium who wasn’t incredibly impressed while he mowed down the Oakland Athletics’ first 19 batters in order. Ohtani threw seven …
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
Bay Bros: Oakland A’s acquire brother of Warriors star Klay Thompson
The Oakland Athletics have claimed the brother of Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson off waivers from the New York Yankees.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Shohei Ohtani wins pitching debut, leads Angels over A’s 7-4
Shohei Ohtani could exhale, at last having made it through a whirlwind week and not one, but two separate debuts in the big leagues.
Sat., March 17, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
Spring Training Roundup: A’s righty Cotton to miss season with Tommy John surgery
Jharel Cotton had planned to build off a promising rookie campaign for the Oakland Athletics.
Sat., March 17, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
Mariners’ split squads earn two wins over A’s, Angels
Zach Vincej hit a three-run triple in the ninth inning, and the Mariners won a split-squad game against the Athletics 4-1 in Mesa, Arizona.
Wed., March 7, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Mariners make four errors, give up three home runs in loss to A’s
David Phelps gave up two home runs for the Mariners, who at least saw four scoreless innings by Marco Gonzales in the loss to Oakland.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 2:51 p.m.
A’s catcher Bruce Maxwell no longer will kneel for national anthem
Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell says he no longer will kneel for the national anthem as he did last season as a rookie, when he became the first major leaguer …
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Royals send DH Brandon Moss, Ryan Buchter to A’s for Jesse Hahn, Heath Fillmyer
The Royals traded designated hitter Brandon Moss and left-hander Ryan Buchter to the Oakland A’s on Monday night for right-handed pitchers Jesse Hahn and Heath Fillmyer. Not to mentioned a …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
Cards’ Stephen Piscotty dealt to A’s after mother diagnosed with ALS
Stephen Piscotty has been traded by the St. Louis Cardinals to the Oakland Athletics for two infield prospects, allowing the outfielder to be near his family following his mother’s diagnosis …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Proposed site for A’s ballpark falls through
The Oakland Athletics’ proposed site for a new ballpark has fallen through. A’s President Dave Kaval and his team had considered a site near an Oakland community college the top …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
A’s trade DH/INF Ryon Healy to Mariners for Emilio Pagan, minor leaguer
Still in the initial stages of the offseason, general manager Jerry Dipoto and the Seattle Mariners believe they’ve solved one of their big concerns.
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Police: Bruce Maxwell showed signs of intoxication during arrest
Police say Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell showed signs of intoxication when he was arrested following accusations that he pointed a handgun at the head of a woman in Scottsdale …
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 …