1. Josh Reddick Enters a Make or Break Year with Oakland A's

    Josh Reddick was a part of the Andrew Bailey trade between the Oakland A's and Boston Red Sox before the 2012 season. At the time it was seen as a typical star-for-prospects trade by Oakland's general manager, Billy Beane ...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 9 months ago 1,066 reads 1 comments

  2. Rashad Jennings Is Making Darren McFadden Expendable in Oakland

    The Philadelphia Eagles running up the score on the Oakland Raiders was the insult added to the injury that occurred in the first half. Once again, it was Darren McFadden who had to exit the game because of another injury to the leg...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 9 months ago 2,792 reads 3 comments

  3. Klay Thompson Playing His Way into Starting Unit for Golden State Warriors

    After being eliminated by the San Antonio Spurs last year, the Golden State Warriors had a strong offseason despite the losses of Jarrett Jack and Carl Landry in free agency...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 9 months ago 1,010 reads 3 comments

  4. Brett Anderson Should Be Bought Out by the Oakland A's

    The Oakland A's won't have to worry about losing a large quantity of players this offseason in free agency as they only have two players who can test the open market. Those players are the A's two All-Stars in Bartolo Colon and Grant Balfour...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 9 months ago 1,296 reads 5 comments

  5. Report: Coco Crisp to Remain with Oakland A's Under 2014 Club-Option

    Matt Snyder of CBSSports.com is reporting that the Oakland A's will pick up their $7.5 million option on Coco Crisp to keep him in Oakland for at least one more year...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 10 months ago 581 reads 4 comments

  6. MLB Offseason: Oakland A's Must Exercise 2014 Option for Coco Crisp

    The Oakland A's season is over, but they can't hang their heads down for long because now is the time to get started on improving this team...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 10 months ago 348 reads 0 comments

  7. 2013 MLB Playoffs: Oakland A's 2013 Elimination Much More Painful Than in 2012

    When the Oakland A's were eliminated from the postseason in 2012 by the Detroit Tigers , there was still a sense of accomplishment and a moral victory. The A's had come from behind and thrived in the role of the underdog, as they won the A...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 10 months ago 749 reads 4 comments

  8. 2013 ALDS Game 5: Bartolo Colon or Sonny Gray for the Oakland A's?

    The Oakland A's and Detroit Tigers are headed to Game 5 to determine the winner of their ALDS series and the right to challenge the Boston Red Sox in the ALCS for a spot in the World Series...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 10 months ago 691 reads 6 comments

  9. 2013 ALDS: Oakland A's Prove They Can Compete with the Detroit Tigers

    In 2012, the Oakland A's and Detroit Tigers played a full-length five-game series to determine who would advance to the ALCS. It looks like that could be the case again one year later...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 10 months ago 827 reads 0 comments

  10. Oakland Raiders Demoting Matt Flynn Is a Knock on Reggie McKenzie

    Quarterback Matt Flynn was perhaps the Oakland Raiders ' biggest acquisition of this past offseason. While mostly backing up Aaron Rodgers , Flynn had two good games as a starter ...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 10 months ago 5,155 reads 80 comments

  11. Terrelle Pryor Unable to End Raiders' Quarterback Controversy

    With the preseason down to its final game, the Oakland Raiders gave Terrelle Pryor a chance in Seattle to make a push for the starting quarterback job...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 11 months ago 945 reads 10 comments

  12. A Closer Look at the Raiders' Decision to Start Terrelle Pryor

    It has been reported by Scott Bair of CSN California that Terrelle Pryor will start for the Oakland Raiders at Seattle in the preseason finale. Pryor last started for Oakland in the regular-season finale in 2012 at San Diego...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 11 months ago 6,125 reads 49 comments

  13. MLB Trade Deadline: Oakland A's Acquire Alberto Callaspo from Angels

    It is being reported by Danny Knobler of CBS Sports that the Oakland A's and Los Angeles Angels have agreed to a trade just a day before the non-waiver deadline sending Alberto Callaspo to Oakland in exchange for Triple-A prospect Grant Green..

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 12 months ago 283 reads 0 comments

  14. Andre Gurode Signing Gives Oakland Raiders Options on Offensive Line

    According to Scott Blair of CSN California , the Oakland Raiders wrapped up their first day of training camp by signing veteran offensive lineman Andre Gurode ...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 12 months ago 5,776 reads 56 comments

  15. MLB Trade Deadline: Pros and Cons of Oakland A's Pursuit of Jake Peavy

    With less than a week until the MLB trade deadline, it was reported by CSN Bay Area that the Oakland A's are interested in acquiring Jake Peavy from the Chicago White Sox ...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 12 months ago 1,653 reads 1 comments

  16. 2013 MLB Trade Deadline: Oakland A's Options at 2nd Base

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is approaching, and the Oakland A's are in a position similar to where they were at this time last year...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 1,434 reads 7 comments

  17. O.Co Coliseum Gives Oakland A's the Best Atmosphere in Baseball

    Recently, a Bleacher Report video crew went into Overstock.com Coliseum to show the plus side of the old venue...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 1,712 reads 2 comments

  18. How Realistic Is Oakland Raiders' New Stadium Proposal?

    It has been reported by John Breech of CBS Sports that the Oakland Raiders have proposed to the city of Oakland a new 50,000-seat stadium that would cost anywhere from $800 million to $1...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 8,596 reads 46 comments

  19. Oakland A's Go into All-Star Break Showing They Are Contenders

    Despite winning their division and taking the Detroit Tigers to the limit in a five-game playoff series just last year, the Oakland A's were once again seen as underdogs in the eyes of many baseball experts going into the 2013 season...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 849 reads 4 comments

  20. Grant Green Gets His First Opportunity in The Show With the Oakland A's

    On a day in which the Oakland A's were disappointed to see just Bartolo Colon selected to the All-Star game with Josh Donaldson and Grant Balfour getting snubbed from the Midsummer ...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 542 reads 0 comments

  21. Bartolo Colon Has Become the Ace of the Oakland A's Rotation

    During the offseason, the Oakland A's were adding veterans like Chris Young and Jed Lowrie to bolster the batting lineup and improve the team's weakest area: hitting...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 789 reads 2 comments

  22. Dan Straily Optioned to Triple-A: Which Prospects Could Be Called Up?

    Dan Straily entered the 2013 season as the sixth-best starting pitcher in the Oakland A's organization, so he was first in line to be called up to the show when Brett Anderson went down with an injury...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 1,357 reads 1 comments

  23. Is It Important for Josh Donaldson to Represent Oakland in the All-Star Game?

    The most pleasant surprise for the Oakland A's this year has been the performance of catcher-turned-third baseman Josh Donaldson ...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 666 reads 0 comments

  24. Terrelle Pryor's Job Security Is Under Attack in Oakland

    Earlier this offseason, the Oakland Raiders had several free-agent quarterbacks to look at as well as those on the trading block and those who had declared for the NFL draft...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 7,162 reads 130 comments

  25. How Important Is the A's vs. Giants 'Battle of the Bay' Series?

    As a part of the MLB 's new interleague rules, the Oakland A's will play the San Francisco Giants four times this season. Previously, it was two separate series featuring three games at each stadium with the six games split up...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 1 year ago 1,429 reads 1 comments