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Frank Thomas #35 of the Oakland Athletics hits his second home run of the game, a solo shot in the 9th inning, against the Minnesota Twins in Game One of the American League Division Series at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome October 3, 2006 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Athletics defeated the Twins 3-2. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Former Oakland Athletic Frank Thomas Elected Into Baseball Hall Of Fame

Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and former Oakland Athletic Frank Thomas were elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame on Wednesday, while Craig Biggio fell two votes short and tainted stars of the Steroids Era remained far behind.

01/08/2014

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A’s Strike Another Trade, Send Brett Anderson To Colorado

A person with knowledge of the Deal says the Oakland Athletics have dealt left-hander Brett Anderson to the Colorado Rockies for lefty Drew Pomeranz and minor league pitcher Chris Jensen.

12/10/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits a single to break up a no hitter in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Season in Review: Oakland Is Still the Bay Area Baseball King

The A’s won their 16th division title in 2013, but bowed out with a disappointing ALDS loss (again).

10/12/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 08: Joaquin Benoit #53 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates in the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics during Game Four of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 8, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

A’s Fall Short In Game Four But All Is Not Lost

Oakland was just nine outs away from getting to the American League Championship Series for only the second time since 1992, but the bullpen couldn’t keep it together.

10/09/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 07: Seth Smith #15 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammate Yoenis Cespedes #52 after hitting a two RBI home run against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning of Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 7, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Resilient A’s Win Game Three after Blowing Early Lead

Oakland was up 3-0 in the fourth, but the Tigers tied it up. Right away, the A’s took the lead back and never let go of it in Game Three.

10/08/2013

SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 28: Starting pitcher Jarrod Parker #11 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 28, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Parker No Stranger to Comerica Park as A’s Look to Win Game Three

Jarrod Parker will take the mound in Game Three against the Detroit Tigers.

10/07/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 05: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics gets a pie in the face by teammate Josh Reddick #16 after scoring the game winning single against Al Alburquerque #62 of the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning to win Game Two of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Phenomenal Pitching Put Vogt in Position to Even ALDS

Detroit and Oakland have each scored 3 runs in the series so far. The teams head to Motown for Game Three.

10/06/2013

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A’s Can’t Overcome Colon’s Rough First Inning As Tigers Take Game One

The Detroit Tigers scored three runs off somewhat weak hits in the first inning, and Max Scherzer did the rest against the A’s.

10/05/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 03: The Oakland Athletics celebrate after they beat the Texas Rangers to win the American League West Division Title at O.co Coliseum on October 3, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Looking to Defy History against Tigers in ALDS

Oakland definitely needs to take advantage of its home-field edge in 2013, for once. The series starts tonight.

10/04/2013

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by third base coach Mike Gallego #2 after hitting a two-run home run against the Seattle Mariners in the seventh inning. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mariners Top AL West Champion A’s, 7-5

Brad Miller hit a pair of home runs, including his first grand slam, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 7-5 Saturday in a game that decided division-series matchups in the American League.

09/28/2013

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