Oakland Athletics

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Gianna Franco
November 14, 2017 - 5:18 pm
Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell pleads not guilty for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Maxwell was arrested last month for allegedly pointing a gun at a delivery driver. Our A's insider, Susan Slusser says he is out on bail and will be able to travel to Texas for the holidays. Bruce...
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Karl Buscheck
November 08, 2017 - 1:55 pm
Bruce Maxwell, the Oakland A's player who rose to prominence as the first MLB player to kneel during the anthem, was indicted by a grand jury in Arizona this week, according to a report from NBC Sports Bay Area . The indictment indicates that that probable cause was found for Maxwell's felony case...
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Mychael Urban
October 05, 2017 - 4:37 pm
They’ll never come right out and say it. Too proud. Too historically superior in too many ways. Too ... I don’t know. Too Giants. The Giants generally don’t do envy. You might have noticed; they’ve been pretty successful. So have the A’s, of course. Just not recently. While the most recent run of...
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Gianna Franco
September 28, 2017 - 3:46 pm
The Oakland Athletics and manager Bob Melvin have come to terms on a one-year-contract extension that will keep him in Oakland through 2019. From the official press release: "He led the A's to three consecutive postseason appearances from 2012-14, including back-to-back American League West titles...
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Karl Buscheck
September 23, 2017 - 6:25 pm
On a day when Trump went after the sports world, and most notably Stephen Curry , A's catcher Bruce Maxwell became the first major leaguer to kneel during the national anthem: . @bruu_truu13 is the 1st MLB player to kneel for the National Anthem. pic.twitter.com/95TNPhxXwc — A's on NBCS (@...
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Karl Buscheck
June 30, 2017 - 7:29 pm
Friday night was "Game of Thrones" Night at the Coliseum and the Oakland A's kicked off the festivities in epic fashion. Check out the video below, via the @Athletics Twitter account: Night gathers, and now our watch begins. @GameOfThrones Night is here. Play Ball! #GoTMLB #GameOfThrones pic...
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Karl Buscheck
June 22, 2017 - 8:21 pm
After the Oakland Athletics designated Stephen Vogt for assignment on Thursday morning, the catcher and de facto team captain took to Twitter to thank the organization for giving him a chance to play and the fans for always supporting him. Vogt made a point to shout out the fan base for...
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