| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:33 PM
The road-weary Angels will turn to ace Jered Weaver in an effort to keep their slim playoff hopes alive Friday night, but their hitters will also have a difficult obstacle to overcome in Angel Stadium: Oakland left-hander Gio Gonzalez. Gonzalez......
| Sep 25, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Angels bullpen suffered a complete meltdown Sunday, failing to hold a three-run lead in the ninth inning in a loss to the Oakland Athletics, 6-5, in Angel Stadium. Closer Jordan Walden threw away a potential game-ending double-play grounder during.......
| Sep 25, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Mark Trumbo, who was pulled from Saturday night's game in the seventh inning because of right ankle discomfort, was penciled in to the lineup for Sunday's must-win game against the Oakland Athletics in Angel Stadium. But after the rookie first......
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:32 PM
One of the biggest misconceptions about the book “Moneyball,” the Michael Lewis bestseller about the low-budget Oakland A’s’ pathway to baseball success, is that it was about the triumph of statistical analysis. Now that the book...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 5:04 PM
Michael Pineda might not be an All-Star -- not yet anyway. But the big Mariners right-hander continued his impressive rookie season with six innings of two-hit ball on Monday, as Seattle edged the A's, 2-1, in a Fourth of July game at Oakland Coliseum....
| Apr 17, 2011
Josh Willingham had a two-run single to help back eight strong innings from Trevor Cahill, as the Oakland Athletics earned a 5-1 win over the Detroit Tigers in the finale of a four-game set.
Conor Jackson, Hideki Matsui and Cliff Pennington also...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Angels pitcher Hisanori Takahashi was video chatting with his wife, Yeyol, in Tokyo when the picture started shaking.
Japan was being rocked by a magnitude 8.9 earthquake, the most powerful in that country's history. Takahashi was watching it live....
| Jul 19, 2011
| 9:00 PM
On a night when Comerica Park celebrated Christmas in July, the Athletics took advantage of some gifts from the Tigers' bullpen to snap their six-game road losing streak.
Hideki Matsui highlighted a four-run seventh with a go-ahead RBI single, one...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:23 PM
No. 2 Yankees: 29th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Angels.
Can we have a mulligan?
That's what Hal Steinbrenner or Randy Levine, the Yankees' president, is believed to have asked either Commissioner Bud Selig or Rob Manfred, Major...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 11:13 PM
He can't exactly race around the diamond at the moment, but Justin Smoak certainly didn't need to on Monday night.
Smoak, who has been battling a sore groin for the past two weeks, launched a sixth-inning three-run homer that provided the necessary...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 10:10 PM
This wasn't the way that Blake Beavan wanted to end his rookie season.
A strong second half by the young right-hander ended on a sour note on Tuesday as the A's rolled to a 7-0 victory at Safeco Field in the second-to-last game of the season.
| Oct 1, 2011
| 5:52 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Kyle Lohse couldn't beat Roy Halladay twice in two weeks.
Unhittable for a few innings, Lohse ran out of gas in the sixth and the St. Louis Cardinals blew an early lead against Halladay, losing 11-6 to the Philadelphia Phillies on...