Oakland A's

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
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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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Dave Kaval
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Anna Kagarakis
March 26, 2018 - 8:20 am
The Oakland A's announced on Monday morning that team President Dave Kaval has sent a letter to Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and the city council member with an interesting proposal: the team wants to pay off the $135 million debt on the Coliseum site in exchange for complete control of the area. We...
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The Sports Dish
March 13, 2018 - 2:30 pm
This one’s for the taste buds! If you are a fan of ball park food then this is the event for you. MLB is holding it’s first annual Food Fest on April 21 and 22, in New York. Food will be featured from all 30 teams, and you can expect the dishes to be more of the non-traditional variety. Both the A’...
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December 28, 2017 - 10:58 am
FanFest 2018 will be held on January 27th in Jack London Square. Admission is free, as well as many of the activities, including autograph and photo sessions. New this year, there are even more autograph sessions! Many A's players, alumni, coaches, and broadcasters are scheduled to appear,...
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Karl Buscheck
January 10, 2018 - 3:30 pm
Khris Davis, who slugged a career-high 43 homers a season ago, has struck a deal with the Oakland A’s, avoiding arbitration. While the club announced the new contract on Wednesday, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports and MLB Network provides the terms: Khris Davis, a’s settle at $10.5M avoiding arbitration...
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Oakland As
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Anna Kagarakis
December 06, 2017 - 10:24 am
The Oakland A's plans to build a ballpark at the Laney College site have screeched to a halt. The San Francisco Chronicle's Kimberly Veklerov reported that governing board of the community college has told the chancellor to stop ballpark plans with the team. The A's had been talking to local...
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Karl Buscheck
November 17, 2017 - 4:20 pm
Ex-Giants great Matt Williams is joining the Oakland A's as third base coach, the club announced on Friday. The five-time All-Star, who worked as a pre and postgame analyst for NBC Sports Bay Area on Giants broadcasts last season, previously managed the Washington Nationals in 2014 and 2015...
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Karl Buscheck
November 15, 2017 - 6:38 pm
The Oakland A’s got to work on uncluttering their crowd of corner types and bolstering their bullpen on Wednesday night. Transaction: A's acquire RHP Emilio Pagan and minor league INF Alexander Campos from Seattle for DH/INF Ryon Healy. Pagan posted a 3.22 ERA in 34 games with the Mariners last...
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Karl Buscheck
October 29, 2017 - 11:49 am
Amid a report that Bruce Maxwell allegedly pointed a gun at a food delivery person on Saturday night, the Oakland A's have released a statement on the situation: Statement from the Oakland Athletics regarding Bruce Maxwell. pic.twitter.com/kspnhaDj4w — A's, But Spooky ------ (@Athletics) October 29...
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