Blake Treinen

Karl Buscheck
October 02, 2018 - 10:52 am
Way back on June 25, the Oakland A’s designated Liam Hendriks for assignment, banishing him off the 25-man roster and ultimately sending him to Triple-A. At the time, the A’s were 41-38, 10.5 games behind the AL West-leading Astros and seven games back of the Mariners, holders of the second wild-...
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Karl Buscheck
September 25, 2018 - 1:33 pm
A little over 14 months ago, Billy Beane blew up the Oakland A’s bullpen, jettisoning Ryan Madson and Sean Doolittle to the Washington Nationals. Fast forward to the present and it’s clear this wasn’t just a salary dump for the then-rebuilding A’s. This was one of the executive VP’s all-time heists...
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Karl Buscheck
July 15, 2018 - 3:55 pm
Thanks to a 21-6 stretch, the Oakland A's head into the All-Star break three games out of the second wild-card spot. Oakland took care of the Giants, 6-2, on Sunday afternoon to close out the first half with a 55-42 record. In the win, Sea Manaea delivered six innings of two-run ball. Stephen...
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Karl Buscheck
July 14, 2018 - 10:37 pm
Brandon Crawford whiffed the 89 mph slider in the dirt. The Oakland A's poured out of the visitor's dugout at AT&T Park. For the 20th time in 26 games, the A's were winners. This time 4-3 over the San Francisco Giants, evening the Bay Bridge Series at 1-1, on Saturday night. It's July 14. The A...
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Karl Buscheck
July 10, 2018 - 11:40 am
The Oakland A’s went into Minute Maid Park on Monday night and did something the club hadn’t done in two-and-a-half months — they toppled the Astros, 2-0. Six scoreless innings from Frankie Montas and a homer from Stephen Piscotty, his third in as many days, carried the A’s to their first win over...
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Blake Treinen
USA Today
Anna Kagarakis
July 09, 2018 - 8:32 am
For the first time in his career, Oakland A's closer Blake Treinen has been named an MLB All-Star. The right-handed reliever will head to Washington D.C. for the Midsummer Classic at Nationals Park on July 17th. Treinen has been lights out for the A's, posting an 0.81 ERA and tallying 22 saves,...
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Karl Buscheck
June 27, 2018 - 9:47 am
Bob Melvin, the manager of the streaking A’s, joined “Joe, Lo & Dibs” on Wednesday morning, in the wake of the club’s recovery from a 6-0 deficit on Tuesday night. Here’s a quick rundown of the skipper’s conversation with Chris Townsend, Lorenzo Neal and Dan Dibley after the 9-7 win over the...
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