1. A's Taking Roster Construction to the Next Level

    I started writing this post prior to the trade deadline; viewed through this lens, the Lester-and-Gomes-for-Cespedes trade makes even more sense for the A's than it already did, especially ...

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  2. As Coco Goes, so Go the A's, or so It Seems

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  3. A's Strike First vs. Division-Leading Angels

    Sonny Gray ended a monthlong losing streak, pitching into the ninth inning and leading the Oakland Athletics over the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 on Friday night in a matchup of AL West rivals...

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  4. Blanks Getting MRI After Setback in Rehab Assignment

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  5. A's Activate Craig Gentry from the Disabled List

    Oakland 's outfield depth just got a little stronger with Craig Gentry coming off the disabled list after missing the past month with a broken hand...

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  6. A's Reinstate Craig Gentry from DL

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  7. There's a Lot of Brains Behind the Scenes of the Oakland Athletics

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  8. Oakland A's Shocker: Reliever Dan Otero Sent to Minors

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  9. Why Oakland Is Fine Without Cespedes

    I'll try to avoid covering too much of the same ground covered right here on Wednesday, but talk about why the Yoenis Cespedes trade will still probably help Oakland this season...

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  10. Why the Chase for the AL West Title Is MLB's Most Important Divisional Race

    The divisional race died in 1994. And the wild card killed it. When a second-place team can sneak into the playoffs, what does first-place matter? Sure, there's home-field advantage (and bragging rights) to consider...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 4,613 reads 18 comments

  11. 3 Prospects the Oakland A's Will Promote in September

    Rosters expand September 1, and although any minor leaguer who gets called up to the Oakland A's likely won't see too much playing time, certain guys may still have an impact. Typically, rebuilding teams use September to see what the kids can do...

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  12. Gomes, Lester's Ice Bucket Challenge Includes Tractor

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  13. Samardzija Throttled in A's 8-5 Loss to Mets

    The A's like to believe their starting rotation will provide them a great opportunity to win every time they take the field.....

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  14. Oakland Athletics: Who Should Be the 5th Starter?

    Jason Hammel was having a career year for the Chicago Cubs when he was traded to the Oakland Athletics on July 5...

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  15. Selig Reiterates Athletics Need New Ballpark

    Bud Selig will likely leave his tenure as baseball commissioner early next year with one unsettled situation that has him "frustrated...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  16. Mets-Athletics Preview

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  17. A's Return to Winning Formula Behind Kazmir

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  18. Coco's 3-Run Triple Keys A's Win at Home

    Throughout the A's five-game losing streak, and even before, a bigger bat than that of Yoenis Cespedes - at least as far as Oakland is concerned - was missing...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  19. Kazmir, A's Top Mets to Snap 5-Game Losing Skid

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Coco Crisp hit a tiebreaking three-run triple in the fourth inning to help Scott Kazmir earn his career-best 14th win, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Mets 6-2 on Tuesday night to snap a five-game losing streak...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 256 reads 0 comments

  20. Selig Wishes A's Stadium Situation Had Been Resolved

    OAKLAND – Bud Selig is making a farewell tour of ballparks that allows him to reflect on his accomplishments as commissioner of the Major Leagues.....

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  21. No Remedy Yet for A's Current Slide

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  22. Samardzija Content He Chose Baseball over Football

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  23. Cespedes to the A's: 'I Hope You Win It All'

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  24. For Data-Driven Oakland A's, the 'IT Coach' Sets the Defense

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  25. A's Sign Venezuelan Catcher Jose Rivas

    The Athletics have signed Jose Rivas, a Venezuelan catcher, for $220,000. Rivas turned 16 on Aug. 5, so he was one of the youngest.....

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