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As a flock of seagulls descended on the Coliseum late Sunday afternoon, the Oakland Athletics walked off 6-5.
For the first time in four days, the Athletics offense found the scoreboard first Saturday afternoon.
Matt Chapman has been struggling with lingering pain in his right hand since the end of the 2017 season.
The Athletics continued their early-season tumble down the AL West rabbit hole Friday night.
Introducing first-round draft pick Kyler Murray, Billy Beane had trouble naming a player of past or present with comparable talent.
The Astros jumped on starter Frankie Montas and the Athletics early. And in the same way they had done all series, they never let up.
After a 772-day absence from the major league mound, Chris Bassitt's road to recovery finally reached its destination last Saturday.
But by the time birthday boy Jonathan Lucroy dug into the box for his first at-bat of the evening the game had already been decided.
Evan Gattis tagged Daniel Mengden with a three-run homer and two-run double to hand the A's a 6-3 loss.
Since 2016, Khris Davis has swatted 102 home runs, more than any other major leaguer in that time. He is in search of his first ASG nod.
The A's got a huge defensive boost from Marcus Semien on a ground ball in the eighth to claim a 3-2 victory against the struggling Royals.
Chris Bassitt held the Royals to three hits and one run, but on this Saturday afternoon, that wasn't good enough to beat Danny Duffy.
The A's wasted no time getting on the board Friday night as Davis dropped the hammer in the first inning.
Over six innings, Paul Blackburn held Kansas City to three hits while coaxing 12 ground-ball outs.
Murray, from Allen, Texas, is a dual-sport athlete and plans to play football in the fall for the University of Oklahoma.
After mustering just one hit Wednesday night and three runs in the previous three game, the A's got the offense going.
The A’s found themselves in a 6-0 clampdown by Nathan Eovaldi and the Tampa Bay Rays.
With their entire roster slumping, the Oakland offense is hardly in position to overcome a three-run deficit.
For the third time in four starts, Trevor Cahill was absolutely overwhelming at home.
Frankie Montas, recalled from Triple-A Nashville before the game, did his best to match Daniel Mengden's Saturday gem.
After a flawless top of the first from Daniel Mengden, Matt Joyce crushed the first pitch he saw from Clay Buchholz.
Sean Manaea came in with a 5.96 ERA in four previous starts this month and couldn't make it through the fourth.
It wasn't pretty. But with a 4-3 victory Thursday afternoon, the Athletics brought to a close their five-game home losing streak.
Two games have come and gone since the Athletics returned to the Oakland Coliseum. And they have yet to unpack their offense.
Davis, who leads the A's and is among baseball's top 10 in home runs and RBIs, was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday.
The A's couldn't navigate the cold, wet, Seattle-like weather at the Oakland Coliseum Tuesday night, falling 3-2 in 10 innings.
Nothing played as significant a role in the A's recently completed 7-3 road trip as the bullpen.
The 2018 Oakland Athletics are not a playoff team. But they are closer to a postseason berth than the AL West cellar.
Dustin Fowler, 23, made his Major League debut June 29, 2017 with the Yankees.
Putting the ball in play against Cole didn't help the A's cause as they could muster just a single run, falling to the Astros 4-1.
Stephen Piscotty returned to the A's lineup Tuesday, two days after losing his mother to ALS.
Sean Manaea struggled through his worst start of the season Tuesday night at the Oakland Coliseum.
Falling behind 5-0 didn't help the A's chances, but neither did facing the best Dallas Keuchel of the season.
The Athletics won Sunday, 2-1, beating Baltimore to earn a sweep and send the Orioles deeper into the American League cellar.
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Trevor Cahill continues to be a revelation for the Athletics.