1. Soto Exits vs. Mariners with Back Spasms

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  2. A's Reinstate Closer Doolittle from DL

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  3. 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 1 month ago 145 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 625 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 26 reads 0 comments

  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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

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  9. 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 1 month ago 124 reads 0 comments

  10. 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...

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  11. 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...

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  12. 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 1 month ago 3,135 reads 7 comments

  13. How to Fix Brandon Moss

    These past couple months have been difficult for the A's, who are in the midst of an incredible, possibly historic, collapse. One of the major reasons for this lack of production has been the disappearance of their all-star Brandon Moss...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 186 reads 0 comments

  14. Game #144: Donaldson, Lester Push A's Past White Sox in 11-2 Laugher

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  15. Donaldson Has 5 Hits, Athletics Top White Sox 11-2

    Josh Donaldson had a career-high five hits while driving in four runs, helping Jon Lester and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 11-2 on Tuesday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 46 reads 0 comments

  16. Samardzija on Future: 'Keeping All My Options Open'

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  17. A's Activate Nick Punto from the Disabled List

    Surely this will turn things around for the free-falling A's: Nick Punto is off the disabled list after missing the past month with a strained hamstring...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 47 reads 0 comments

  18. Athletics Reinstate Nick Punto from the 15-Day Disabled List

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  19. Oakland A's Fumbling Away Season After Historic First-Half Start

    This is not on Billy Beane, and it is not a result of Yoenis Cespedes living in a different time zone. This is just epic all on its own without placing blame or cause on either of those two men...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 12,793 reads 64 comments

  20. A's Double Down on Monumental Collapse in Progress

    With an opportunity to turn around their season against a moribund White Sox team, the A's blew the game twice, in the 9th for the tie and the 12th to lose it 5-4. Somehow, someway, they found a way to make this September nightmare even more painful...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 295 reads 0 comments

  21. Series Preview: A's at White Sox

    CHICAGO -- Barely a week after he was traded away, Adam Dunn will return to U.S. Cellular Field on Monday night as a member of the Oakland Athletics .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 4 reads 0 comments

  22. Cook's Meltdown Just Another Element to a Potential Wholesale Collapse

    The A's really needed Ryan Cook to step up when Sean Doolittle went down. But after a 20-inning scoreless string in which opposing hitters batted .108 against him, Cook's been abysmal since...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 135 reads 0 comments

  23. Can the Athletics Re-Tool AND Replenish for 2015?

    A couple of days ago, I posed a question: should the Athletics re-tool and go for broke in 2015, or should they replenish their minor leagues and try and win on the backs of their farm system? Thus far, 75% of voters feel that the A's should re-tool...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 210 reads 0 comments

  24. Back Sidelines A's Eric O'Flaherty for Weekend

    Manager Bob Melvin used Ryan Cook as his closer in the ninth because Eric O'Flaherty was unavailable for the series with lower back tightness...

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  25. A's Lose Ugly on Bullpen's Walkathon in Ninth -- Seven Back with 20 to Play

    Twenty games to go. Seven games back. Two more trips, the first beginning Monday in Chicago. One more homestand...

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