1. A's Lose Sacramento Affiliate; Weekly Honors for Jon Lester

    A source tells The Chronicle that Triple-A Sacramento has filed to end its longtime affiliation with the A's, as I first reported was likely in May...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 178 reads 0 comments

  2. Athletics to Use off-Day to Readjust Startingrotation

    With Monday's day off, their last one of the regular season, the Athletics will readjust their starting rotation.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 118 reads 0 comments

  3. Rewind: Moss, A's Get Up off Canvas in Seattle

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 20 reads 0 comments

  4. Why Sean Doolittle's Return Could Push the Oakland Athletics into the Playoffs

    After emerging as the best team in baseball over the first half, the Oakland Athletics have been free-falling throughout August and September...

    Benjy Egel Written by Benjy Egel about 1 day ago 165 reads 0 comments

  5. Lester Is Giving the A's Exactly What They Hoped for

    SEATTLE -- Want to know why the A's were willing to pay the price to add Jon Lester at the July 31 Trade Deadline? Simple. He is a proven big-game pitcher, something that Oakland , as solid as its rotation may have been, was missing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 day ago 107 reads 0 comments

  6. Athletics' Norris Playing Through 'Slight Hip Issue'

    Oakland Athletics catcher Derek Norris has sustained his share of bumps and bruises throughout the season, but it shouldn't keep him out of the lineup down the stretch, according to manager Bob Melvin...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 2 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  7. Homers from Moss, Fuld Lead A's Past Seattle 4-0

    SEATTLE -- Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 2 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  8. A's Edge Mariners, Keep A.L. Wild Card Lead

    Jed Lowrie walked on four pitches with the bases loaded in the 10th inning to give the A's the go-ahead run in a 3-2 victory over Seattle that kept the A's ahead of the Mariners and the Kansas City Royals in the American League wild-card race...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  9. Rodney Walks in Run in 10th to Give A's Win

    Jed Lowrie drew a bases-loaded walk with two outs in the 10th inning to force in the tiebreaking run and lift the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 220 reads 0 comments

  10. A's Lose to Mariners, Barely Hold on to Wild-Card Lead

    Oakland 's losses come in all different varieties these days, but Friday's was especially unusual and also a little extra significant.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  11. Oakland A's: What If Yoenis Cespedes Is Magic?

    Okay, hear me out. Since the A's signed Yoenis Cespedes in 2012, the team was 228-131 with him in the starting lineup and 43-69 without him in the lineup, including their 15-25 record since the trade...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 4 days ago 4,978 reads 27 comments

  12. A's Bats Silenced Again in Loss to Mariners

    The American League wild-card race 2014 should be something to watch. The A's can only hope they'll do well enough in their final 15 games of the season to be a part of it...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  13. A's Struggle to Capitalize Against Mariners

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  14. Soto Exits vs. Mariners with Back Spasms

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. A's Reinstate Closer Doolittle from DL

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  16. Postseason Schedule Released: What It Means for Athletics

    MLB has released the Postseason Schedule. The Athletics trail the Angels by 10 games, making a Wild Card spot the only realistic postseason possibility. The A's presently have the top Wild Card spot, and lead by 1 game over the Tigers ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 127 reads 0 comments

  17. Chris Sale dominates plummeting A's, who drop series

    No one was under any illusions that Chris Sale would be a great matchup for an Oakland club that is struggling to put together consistent offensive efforts...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 590 reads 0 comments

  18. Sale Outduels Kazmir, A's Drop Series to White Sox

    Chris Sale bested Scott Kazmir in a brilliant pitchers' duel, light-hitting Marcus Semien homered for the only run and the Chicago White Sox edged the rapidly fading Oakland Athletics 1-0 Thursday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  19. Vogt Will Not Join Team in Seattle, Updates on Sean Doolittle and Craig Gentry

    Before Thursday's game against the Chicago White Sox , the Athletics beat writers reported on Twitter that Stephen Vogt will not join the team on their road trip to Seattle starting on Friday...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 5 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  20. A's Blanked by Sale; Wild Card Lead Trimmed to One

    An uncharacteristic, solo home run off Scott Kazmir was all the White Sox needed to secure a 1-0 victory over the A's on Thursday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  21. Melvin: 'We're Fighting for Our Lives'

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  22. Jaso to Halt Baseball Activities; Doctor Not 'Happy the Direction He Was Going'

    Oakland Athletics catcher John Jaso continues to experience the effects of his second concussion in 13 months and as a result will halt baseball activities, Oakland manager Bob Mevin said Wednesday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 122 reads 0 comments

  23. Rewind: Narrow Defeats Are Becoming Norm for A's

    It's never a guarantee where the critical breakdown will come from the A's. The only guarantee seems to be that it will, eventually, come...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  24. Breaking Down How the A's Remaining Schedule Compares to Wild-Card Competition

    After losing five of their last six games, the Oakland A's have fans wondering if it's still possible to turn things around and retake the AL West lead...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about 6 days ago 538 reads 0 comments

  25. Attempting to Explain the Oakland A's Collapse Through Sports Movies

    To put things simply, this is not a great time to be an A's fan. The last two years and leading up to the All-Star break this year, it was wonderful. This scrappy bunch of young players and overachieving journeymen were a joy to watch...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 6 days ago 2,476 reads 7 comments