All Bay, All Day
Daniel Mengden wasn't as good Sunday at the Oakland Coliseum as Sean Manaea was Saturday. But he did his job and some.
With everything stacked against him, Sean Manaea screamed to the league that his dynamite start to 2018 is for real.
With cannabis still illegal in Massachusetts -- at least for a few more months -- the Red Sox rolled into to Oakland to smoke the (Kelly) Green.
After 103 weeks, Chris Bassitt's long road to recovery from Tommy John surgery has brought him all the way back to Oakland.
Green and gold-clad fanatics may not have been hanging from the proverbial rafters, but it was a raucous crowd nonetheless.
Daniel Mengden was given the chance to start the ninth Tuesday night but was unable to finish.
Entering the 2018 MLB season, Oakland's greatest question lied in the rotation.
After a six-year merry-go-round ride through Major League Baseball, Trevor Cahill will make his return to the Oakland Coliseum Tuesday night.
After surrendering their home-ice advantage in Game 1, the Ducks entered Game 2 with an obvious emphasis on aggression.
Bruce Maxwell has reached a plea agreement with the State of Arizona regarding his gun-related arrest last October, according to the team.
Through seven games this season, Oakland starters have finished six innings just twice. Both of those starts have been delivered by the left arm of Sean Manaea.
On the surface, it may not have been the obvious setup for a pitcher's duel: One starter a 20-year veteran who posted a 6.48 ERA last year; the other, a 29-year-old hurler coming off hip surgery.
It is hard to decipher which is the bigger issue for the Athletics through the first four games of 2018: defense or productive hitting.
Certain levels of fanfare come with the title of "Japanese Babe Ruth." Shohei Ohtani brought it all to Oakland over the weekend.
Shohei Ohtani beat the Oakland A's in his first meaningful game in the states at the Oakland Coliseum Sunday
Daniel Mengden battled for 5-2/3 innings, but his six runs surrendered were too many for the A's to overcome.
When the A's saw they were playing in Oakland on César Chávez Day, the response was resounding: Sí se puede.
After an 11-inning, four-hour marathon Thursday it was like the A's and Angels were running on fatigued early-season legs Friday.
Marcus Semien sent most of the nearly-30,000 home happy when he slapped an 11th-inning walkoff single to center.
As is, Oakland is not a playoff team. It's also not a last-place team.
Houston proved last year that patience, in baseball, truly is a virtue.
Dustin Fowler will wear the green and gold of the Oakland Athletics in 2018. He just won't be in them on opening weekend.
The Oakland Athletics will enter the 2018 regular season with 13 pitchers on the 25-man roster for a second-straight season.
For more than years, Angel Stadium has been home to the best all around talent of this generation.
There was a time when Félix Hernández was a dominant enough starter that he could single-handedly carry the Mariners pitching staff.
With just two games remaining before final decisions must be made, the Athletics have four open roster spots.
The Athletics fell, 5-1 to the San Francisco Giants in Sunday's Bay Bridge series exhibition at the Oakland Coliseum.
The Rangers won 95 games in 2016. In 2017, they lost 84 and they will continue their tumble into the abyss of irrelevance in 2018.
The Athletics rotation took yet another hit Thursday, when Paul Blackburn became the latest starter do go down with an injury.
Less than one week after reclaiming Trevor Cahill off the free agent heap the Athletics have added his 2009-11 Oakland rotation mate Brett Anderson.
In the wake of Jharel Cotton's injury, the Athletics have reached into the free agent market adding a familiar starter.
Just when things were beginning to take shape for Jharel Cotton, who was vying for a Opening Day rotation spot, bad news has struck.
The Warriors have not had the services of Curry since March 8. Thompson joined the ranks of the unavailable injured Sunday.
The Raiders made it lucky number five late Wednesday, signing former-Lions linebacker Tahir Whitehead via free agency.
The Raiders have shaken things up in their receiving corps.
The Raiders have apparently begun piecing together a back-up plan should they be without 2017 leading rusher Marshawn Lynch moving forward.