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Jed Lowrie #8 and Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after scoring in the bottom of the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at O.co Coliseum on July 7, 2014 in Oakland. Lowrie and Donaldson scored on a two-run rbi double hit by Alberto Callaspo #7. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Chavez Strikes Out 9, A’s Shut Out Giants In Bay Bridge Series Opener

Jesse Chavez matched a career high with nine strikeouts in six innings, and three relievers pitched scoreless ball to lead the Oakland Athletics past the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Monday night for their fifth straight win.

07/07/2014

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A’s Minor League All-Star Suspended For Banned Drug Use

Herschel “Boog” Powell, a Midwest League All-Star outfielder in the Oakland Athletics’ system, has been suspended for 50 games following a positive test for a banned amphetamine under baseball’s minor league drug program.

07/07/2014

Josh Donaldson

Daily Madden: All-Star Selections Honor The A’s

Six players from the Oakland A’s have been selected for the All-Star game, the most since 1975.

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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 25: Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammates Yoenis Cespedes #52 and Josh Donaldson #20 after hitting a three run home run in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on June 25, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A’s Lead Major League Baseball With 6 All-Star Selections, Giants Earn 2

The team with baseball’s best record also boasts the most All-Star selections for next week’s midsummer classic. The Oakland A’s will send six of their starters to the game at Target Field in Minnesota on July 15.

07/07/2014

Jeff Samardzija

A’s Beat Blue Jays, 4-2 To Complete 4-Game Sweep

Jeff Samardzija pitched seven strong innings to win his Oakland debut and the Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Sunday to complete a four-game sweep.

07/06/2014

Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics dives into the third base tarp to catch a foul ball hit off the bat of Munenori Kawasaki (not pictured) of the Toronto Blue Jays during the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 5, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Donaldson Homers In A’s 5-1 Win Over Blue Jays

Josh Donaldson hit a home run, Scott Kazmir allowed three hits over seven innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 on Saturday night.

07/05/2014

Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel

AP Report: A’s Get Samardzija, Hammel From Cubs

The Oakland A’s have an agreement in place to acquire right-handers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs for three top prospects in a surprising trade for the team with the best record in the majors, two people with knowledge of the deal said Friday night.

07/04/2014

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Cabrera’s Error Helps A’s Beat Jays 1-0 In 12th Inning

Melky Cabrera couldn’t corral Nick Punto’s double with one out in the 12th inning, sending the Oakland A’s to a 1-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday.

07/04/2014

O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

GameDay: A’s, Oakland Deserve To Share Field Of Schemes

If you hadn’t heard, Oakland officials tried vote down the A’s 10-year lease because some members didn’t like the details of the deal. A’s owner Lew Wolff then threatened to immediately seek a new home and was given the green light by MLB commissioner Bud Selig. It was only then that Oakland officials caved, realizing they might have a Field of Schemes with no team to play on it.

07/04/2014

The Oakland Athletics celebrating a win at O.co Coliseum on June 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

San Jose Officials Remain Hopeful For Oakland A’s Move To South Bay, Despite Lease Extension Agreement

City leaders said their chances of landing the A’s still comes down to a federal appeals court hearing next month.

07/03/2014

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