Oakland A's

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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Karl Buscheck
May 01, 2018 - 3:32 pm
The A's are headed back to Tokyo. Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association announced on Tuesday that A's and Seattle Mariners will open the 2019 Championship Season with a two-game set on March 20-21 at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan. "The Oakland Athletics are proud to once again take...
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Karl Buscheck
April 16, 2018 - 3:03 pm
After Mychal Thompson joined "The Damon Bruce Show" on Friday to declare Trayce, not Klay, the best athlete in the Thompson family, the A's outfielder stopped by "The Greg Papa Show" with Bonta Hill to settle the debate. “My Mom is a special athlete," Trayce said of his mother, Julie, who was a...
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April 13, 2018 - 4:15 pm
By Mohamed Bafakih Forbes has released its annual list of MLB franchise values and both Bay Area ball clubs are on the rise. The Giants rounded out the top five once again, ranking No. 4 — a one-spot jump from 2017 — while Oakland also moved up one place from No. 27 a year ago to No. 26. The orange...
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Karl Buscheck
April 12, 2018 - 5:50 pm
Trayce Thompson punctuated his starting debut with the Oakland A's in incredible fashion on Wednesday night, pilfering a potential home run from Yasiel Puig, his ex-teammate, in the A's 16-6 win, Then Klay entered th equation and celebrated the highlight-reel play in equally spectacular fashion:...
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Karl Buscheck
April 09, 2018 - 1:29 pm
Former Bash Brother Mark McGwire has offered up some bold claims, twenty years after breaking the single-season home run record. McGwire, who lost his record to Barry Bonds (73) in 2001, believes he would have reached the 70-home run club even without the aid of PEDs, as he detailed in an extensive...
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Karl Buscheck
April 05, 2018 - 11:47 am
The Oakland A's bolstered their outfield depth with a low-risk and media-savvy move, claiming Trayce Thompson, brother of Klay Thompson, off waivers. The #Athletics have claimed outfielder Trayce Thompson (brother of Klay) off waivers from the New York Yankees pic.twitter.com/Nx7dQUoaGI — 95.7 The...
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AJ Puk
USA Today
Anna Kagarakis
March 28, 2018 - 7:59 am
The Oakland A's were dealt another blow to their pitching staff. Top pitching prospect A.J. Puk was expected to make his major league debut this season, but now his time on the big stage will have to wait. The A's announced: "Dr. James Andrews was consulted after an initial diagnosis by Dr. Doug...
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