We’re approaching Major League Baseball’s second annual Players Weekend, the two games in 162 when players don’t risk fines for showing personality.
The Giants have released the nicknames their players have selected, which range from clever, to apropos, to simply boooriiinng.
What appeared to be the weakest pitching matchup of the series instead delivered the highest quality hurling of all.
Jed Lowrie launched career homer No. 100 Tuesday, leading Oakland to within one game of the AL West division lead.
The Athletics have been patiently waiting for All-Star Jed Lowrie to awaken from his second-half slumber.
This could be a week the A's look back on at the end of the season and either lament or exult.
Dereck Rodríguez looks more and more like a veteran ace every time he gets on the mound.
San Francisco found a glimmer of positivity in recently promoted Casey Kelly, who pitched five scoreless innings, recording three strikeouts.
Andrew Suárez had one rough, three-run inning Thursday night, but it was enough to hogtie a Giants squad for whom even a three-run deficit has seemed insurmountable.
The last time he faced the Dodgers, Mike Fiers twirled a no-hitter striking out 10. Making his A's debut Wednesday, he danced with the same fate.
The A's (67-47) proved Tuesday that they are susceptible to struggle in games that feature small-ball.
When Oakland can get the ball to the back end of its bullpen, it is as tough to beat as anyone.
In what was an oddly low-scoring series through the first two games, the A’s proved they can win with less just as effectively as they can with more.
As contenders continue to fold around them, the Athletics continue to climb up the American League playoff ladder.
Brett Anderson flirted with perfection for longer than he ever had in his previous 136 big league starts Friday night at the Oakland Coliseum.
The Sean Manaea-Jonathan Lucroy battery has produced some memorable moments. Tuesday, the duo led the Athletics to a 8-3 victory over the Blue Jays.
With approximately two-dozen big league players moved at Tuesday's non-waiver trade deadline, the A's were left on the outside looking in
After celebrating the 100th win in Edwin Jackson's career Monday night, Tuesday brought more merry-making.
For the third straight game Monday, Nick Martini found his name atop the lineup card when he arrived at the Oakland Coliseum.
The Athletics have just enough time and motivation to make a deadline move and bolster their playoff hopes.
The Giants rediscovered the win column with a sweep-avoiding 8-5 victory over Milwaukee Sunday at AT&T Park.
Brandon Belt left Wednesday’s game against the Mariners in the top of the seventh inning with a hyperextended right knee.
If you weren't one of the 146,290 fans who were in attendance at the Oakland Coliseum over the weekend, you missed a lot.
When the Athletics traded for Jeurys Familia, games like Sunday's were exactly what they had in mind.
"The Bridge" trophy will spend its first year of existence in Oakland after the Athletics overcame a late Giants comeback.
After about three hours of baseball, what was left of the 56,310 at the Oakland Coliseum got their first real bit of excitement.
The Athletics steamed into the All-Star break, riding a league-best 21-6 record. But they sputtered out of it Friday night.
Over the past month, the Athletics have made up 8-1/2 games in the American League Wild Card race.
Game one of the Bay Bridge Series went to San Francisco Friday night.
"my brother ... has always told me, ‘You know, you’re bigger and faster and stronger than me you should have more pop than me.’”
Jed Lowrie will almost certainly be named an injury replacement in the coming days, joining Blake Treinen in the 2018 MLB All-Star Game.
The Giants announced a flurry of moves Sunday, including the elevation of a pair of Triple-A players many have been waiting for.
It's hard to imagine Matt Chapman improving defensively, but that has become quite feasible.
Though he continues to search at the plate after a right hand injury, Matt Chapman has made his return very visible in the field.
Oakland got right back in the win column Tuesday night after having their six-game winning streak snapped by Cleveland Sunday.
When Edwin Jackson tossed six one-run innings in Detroit, he became the 12th Athletics pitcher to make a start this season.