1. A's Try to Inch Back Toward .500 Before All-Star Break

    This is how deep a hole the A's dug themselves early this season: Since May 23, they have gone 24-16, the best mark in the American League over that time, which comprises nearly half the games played to this point...

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  2. Montgomery Solid into 6th, Mariners Beat Athletics

    Seattle rookie Mike Montgomery put together another fine start, pitching the Mariners past the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Sunday...

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  3. A's Beat King Felix and Mariners 2-0

    OAKLAND — Kendall Graveman threw seven shutout innings and fellow rookie Billy Burns scored both runs as the Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 2-0 Saturday and ended Felix Hernandez's long unbeaten streak at the Coliseum...

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  4. Graveman Dethrones Hernandez in Win

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  5. A's End Home Skid Against King Felix, Beat Mariners 2-0

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Rookie Kendall Graveman pitched seven innings to help hand Seattle ace Felix Hernandez his first loss in Oakland in nearly seven years, as the Athletics beat the Mariners 2-0 on Saturday...

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  6. A's Blow Lead to Mariners' Long Ball

    OAKLAND -- The evening started for the A's with right fielder Josh Reddick apologizing to manager Bob Melvin for suggesting the front office interfered with Melvin's construction of ...

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  7. A's Bombed by Mariners, Lose 9-5

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  8. Gray Likely to Start Tuesday, Not Throw in All-Star Game

    The A's would like to see Sonny Gray pitch twice between now and the All-Star break, and manager Bob Melvin is strongly leaning to having Gray, recovering from a bout of gastritis caused by salmonella, start Tuesday in New York...

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  9. Reddick, Melvin Clear Air over 'Miscommunication'

    A's right fielder Josh Reddick and manager Bob Melvin both said they had a miscommunication that led to Reddick making critical comments about the team's front office during a radio interview...

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  10. Reddick Criticizes A's Front Office over His Playing Time

    Josh Reddick is enjoying an excellent first half of the season, but the A's right fielder expressed frustration Thursday night with his playing time in a surprisingly candid radio interview...

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  11. Always, Always Wear Your Cup

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  12. A's 2-Hit Mariners En Route to 4-0 Win

    OAKLAND -– Scott Kazmir carved through the Seattle Mariners ' lineup Thursday night for one of his most dominant starts in an A's uniform...

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  13. Kazmir Helps A's Blank Mariners 4-0

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Scott Kazmir pitched eight sparkling innings, Marcus Semien homered for the first time in nearly two months, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Thursday night...

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  14. Scott Kazmir Puts on Show in A's Win over Seattle

    With scouts from the Royals , Cubs , Nationals and Twins looking on, Scott Kazmir was at his very best on Thursday night at the Coliseum...

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  15. A's Pitcher Sonny Gray Had Salmonella

    "No, not at all," he said. "I don't know when I will pitch again. Hopefully it will be sooner rather than later. All I know is I feel good today...

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  16. Vogt, Butler Have High Hopes for Second 81 Games

    The A's want more than anything to use the second half of the season to show that their first 81 games, a 36-45 performance that has them dead last in the American League West, is a fluke...

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  17. Oakland Athletics' Top Four Draft Picks Challenge Current Prospects

    The Oakland Athletics ' farm system has been hurting ever since the departure of Addison Russell in last year's trade that acquired pitcher Jeff Samardzija...

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  18. Forst: Gray Untouchable as MLB Trade Deadline Looms

    OAKLAND -- A bogus report from a fake Twitter account had the A's fan base up in arms Tuesday over the possibility that ace Sonny Gray had been traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers ....

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  19. Grab Discount A's Tix from Your Phone!

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  20. Butler, Burns Lead A's to Series Win over Rockies

    OAKLAND -- Billy Butler hit his first triple in nearly three years and also singled, Jesse Hahn pitched six solid innings.....

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  21. Butler Leads Hahn, Athletics Past Rockies 4-1

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  22. Sonny Gray of Oakland Athletics stays in hospital with stomach ailment

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray has been diagnosed with a stomach ailment that sent him to a hospital...

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  23. Gray Diagnosed with Bacterial Gastroenteritis

    Sonny Gray diagnosed with bacterial gastroenteritis. Should be able to leave the hospital tonight or tomorrow morning...

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  24. A's Come Up Short in Tight 2-1 Rockies Loss

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  25. Oakland A's Bats Silent in Loss to Colorado Rockies

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