| Jun 21, 2011
| 5:17 AM
Oakland will begin their visit to The Big Apple tonight as the Mets face the young West Coast team Tuesday 7:10 p.m.
The Athletics recently fired manager Bob Green after his club went on an abysmal 5-26 stretch. They are beginning to see the benefits...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Billy Butler homered twice and drove in three runs, Alex Gordon doubled home the go-ahead run and the
Kansas City Royals scored five times in the ninth inning to beat the Oakland Athletics 11-6 Monday.
Jeff Francoeur, Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas had...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 6:41 PM
Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander continued making history and polishing his resume Sunday for American League Cy Young Award and MVP voters.
Verlander won his team-record 12th straight start and captured his big league best 24th victory as the Tigers...
| Sep 22, 2011
Ian Kinsler and Josh Hamilton hit solo homers in the eighth inning off Grant Balfour, and Texas moved closer to its second straight AL West crown with a 3-2 triumph over the Oakland Athletics.
The Rangers' fourth straight victory and eighth in their last...
| 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.
| May 15, 2011
| 7:04 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — After completing a 6-3 West Coast trip Sunday with a harrowing 4-3 win over the Athletics, manager Ozzie Guillen made a request for the White Sox.
"Go home and play better for our fans," he said. "They deserve that. We owe them...
| 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...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 10:36 PM
Some in the Mariners organization compare rookie Blake Beavan to the just-traded Doug Fister, as both are 6-foot-8 right-handers who rely more on excellent command than raw power.
But Beavan had something Fister rarely enjoyed Monday, some welcome run...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:55 AM
C.C Sabathia struggled in his first two starts of the 2012 season, having only an 0-0 record and a 6.75 ERA to show for his efforts. Baseball has a long season with many games, so a sluggish start is not the end of the world. However, when you are the...