Oakland A's

Karl Buscheck
August 27, 2018 - 1:15 pm
In an alternate baseball universe, Bob Melvin is the manager of the New York Yankees. In this one, Melvin and his Oakland A's, improbably, are chasing the Yankees for the top American League wild-card spot and the Houston Astros for supremacy in the West. It’s truly remarkable. All five members of...
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August 17, 2018 - 7:07 pm
Join the 95.7 The GAME Ground Crew at the Alameda Elks Lodge on Sunday, August 26th from 12pm-3pm for a great cause! Donate & earn a limited-edition Oakland A’s t-shirt and a pair of tickets to a home A’s game (tickets and t-shirts available while supplies last). Make your appointment call 888-...
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Karl Buscheck
August 24, 2018 - 12:13 pm
After the Warriors won the 2017 NBA title, Draymond Green took the stage, on the shores of Lake Merritt, and dropped one of his most memorable lines. “Can somebody give Bob some (expletive) credit?” Green asked , referring to Bob Myers, Golden State prez/GM. The same question applies to Davis, the...
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Karl Buscheck
August 24, 2018 - 9:54 am
Unblemished in his first six outings as a member of the Oakland A’s bullpen, Fernando Rodney offered up some bold quotes when he returned to Target Center on Thursday, the home of the Twins, his ex-employer. “Oh, we’re going to the World Series, man,” the 41-year-old reliever told reporters in...
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Karl Buscheck
August 22, 2018 - 10:41 am
After Khris Davis lofted home run No. 38 beyond the right-field wall on Tuesday night, the “MVP” chants rained down at the Coliseum. “Why wouldn’t you?” manager Bob Melvin astutely observed , when asked about the chants. “I've been hearing some talk on some of these national broadcasts about MVP,...
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Khris Davis
USA Today
Anna Kagarakis
August 21, 2018 - 8:02 am
Khris Davis will always remember career homerun No. 182. The A’s slugger crushed a monster homer after a young boy from the Make-A-Wish Foundation signed his jersey in the Athletics’ 9-0 shut out of the Rangers. The A's hosted twelve children from Make-A-Wish Bay Area before the series opener...
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Karl Buscheck
August 20, 2018 - 5:08 pm
Matt Olson, the Oakland A’s emerging star at first base, joined “The Damon Bruce Show” on Monday afternoon for a fun and entertaining conversation. Olson told Damon about his unique batting stance, Ramon Laureno’s epic throw earlier in the month and the moment the A’s knew this was for real. Olson...
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Karl Buscheck
August 17, 2018 - 11:49 am
It’s Aug. 17. — the start of the most important weekend of the Oakland A’s season. Come Sunday afternoon, the upstart parvenu of planet baseball could be standing alone atop the AL West. Beginning Friday night, the A’s host the World-Series champion Astros for three games. They trail their guests...
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Karl Buscheck
August 14, 2018 - 9:25 am
After a monster night in the Oakland A’s 7-6 win over the Mariners on Monday, Matt Chapman grabbed the mic and spoke candidly. For the win, which pushed the A’s within two games of the Astros atop the AL West, 10,400 fans were in the stands at the Coliseum. “All the fans and support we can get, we...
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Karl Buscheck
August 13, 2018 - 11:38 am
The Oakland A’s are doing big things for their neighbors, announcing a $100,000 endowment to the Peralta Colleges Foundation on Monday morning. The Oakland Athletics Scholars Program, via the club’s Community Fund, will provide four scholarships per year for students enrolled in a variety of...
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