Oakland A's

Karl Buscheck
July 12, 2018 - 4:04 pm
Back in December, David Forst, Oakland A’s GM, found himself standing in the home clubhouse, playing a game of Mean Tweets with team broadcaster Dallas Braden. The Twitter users did not hold back. “Bob Melvin probably dreams of smothering David Forst with a pillow for giving him this trash bullpen...
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June 15, 2018 - 3:45 pm
The 19th annual Root Beer Float Day is Sunday, July 1. Root Beer Float Day will take place in the Eastside Club from 10:30 a.m. until the end of the 2nd inning. Two sizes of floats will be available for purchase, with both options offering unlimited refills. For additional donations, fans can...
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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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Karl Buscheck
May 26, 2018 - 9:48 pm
Saturday was a marathon day at the Coliseum Complex, home of the Oakland A's and Golden State Warriors. It began with the A's downing the Arizona Diamondbacks, 3-0. It concluded with the Warriors digging a 17-point hole before staving off elimation, forcing a Game 7 with the Houston Rockets in the...
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Karl Buscheck
May 07, 2018 - 11:15 am
In the wake of the passing of Gretchen Piscotty, the mother of Oakland A's outfielder Stephen Piscotty, who lost her battle with ALS on Sunday night, the club has announced how memorial contributions can be made. Those who want to donate in Piscotty's honor can contribute to the ALS Therapy...
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Anna Kagarakis
May 07, 2018 - 9:54 am
Some heartbreaking news out of the Oakland A's organization, as the mother of outfielder Stephen Piscotty passed away Sunday night. She was 55 years old. Gretchen Piscotty was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or better known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Stephen was traded to Oakland...
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Karl Buscheck
May 03, 2018 - 3:10 pm
Now in his 11th season in the majors, Jed Lowrie is playing his way toward a destination he's as-of-yet never reached: the All-Star game. The veteran second baseman has delivered quite the résumé. In April, he tallied 35 hits, breaking his own record for most hits in that month. Lowrie's drilled...
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Karl Buscheck
May 03, 2018 - 2:45 pm
The A's Community Fund was hard at work in April. Last month, the club's charity arm raised more than $78,000 for local organizations and dished out nearly 4,500 tickets to home games. Check out the full community impact below: We love our community! ---- #OakLend pic.twitter.com/2Fh6Qj68Lx —...
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Karl Buscheck
May 03, 2018 - 2:23 pm
Sean Manaea, the newly-minted American League Pitcher of the Month, delivered the highlight of 2018 back on April 21 when he authored the first no-hitter of the year. The call from Ken Korach, the radio voice of the A's, was simply magical... “And they’re mobbing Manaea just to the left of the...
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