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Josh Donaldson

A’s Complete Sweep Of Astros WIth 4-1 Win

Josh Donaldson homered and doubled twice to back another solid start by Jesse Chavez, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 4-1 on Sunday to complete a series sweep.

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Tim Lincecum

Lincecum Gets 1st Win Of Season Over Padres With Help From Posey Home Run

Buster Posey hit a two-run home run and Tim Lincecum earned his first victory of the season for the San Francisco Giants, who had only three hits Sunday in beating San Diego 4-3 Sunday to snap a three-game losing streak.

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Tommy Milone #57 of the Oakland Athletics pithes to the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 16, 2014 in Anaheim. (Harry How/Getty Images)

A’s Lose To Angels In 12 Innings

Chris Iannetta homered with two outs in the 12th inning against Drew Pomeranz, giving the Los Angeles Angels a 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.

04/17/2014

Hunter Pence #8 (L) of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Michael Morse #38 (R) after Pence scored in the bottom of the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at AT&T Park on April 16, 2014 in San Francisco. Pence scored on an RBI single from Buster Posey. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

RBI Singles By Sandoval, Posey Lead Giants In Victory Over Dodgers

Pablo Sandoval singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 2-1 victory over the rival Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night and into first place in the NL West.

04/16/2014

Angel Pagan of the San Francisco Giants reacts after he scored the tying run in the bottom of the ninth inning as catcher Tim Fedorwicz of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on at AT&T Park on April 15, 2014 in San Francisco. Every team member is wearing the jersey #42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sanchez Lifts Giants In Extra-Inning Victory Over Dodgers

Hector Sanchez singled home the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Tuesday night after Brandon Belt’s tying double in the ninth.

04/16/2014

Brandon Moss of the Oakland Athletics receives high fives in the dugout after scoring a run against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the eighth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 15, 2014 in Anaheim. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Donaldson, A’s Rally In 11th To Beat Angels Again

Josh Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and the Oakland Athletics overcame Mike Trout’s tying homer in the ninth for a 10-9 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

04/15/2014

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers.(Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Article Claims Dodgers Star Yasiel Puig’s Cuba Defection Involved Mexican Cartel, Smugglers

As the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants renew their rivalry at AT&T Park this week, the security of Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig may be in question after an article emerged with a number of surprising claims regarding his escape from Cuba to the United States.

04/15/2014

Pinch hitter John Jaso #5 of the Oakland Athletics is greeted by Josh Donaldson #20 after both score on Jaso's two run home run in the ninth inning to give the As a 3-2 lead against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 14, 2014 in Anaheim. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Jaso’s Pinch-Hit HR Lifts A’s Over Angels 3-2

Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

04/14/2014

Scott Kazmir

Cespedes Homer Breaks Tie To Lift Athletics Over Mariners, 3-0

Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a scoreless tie in the eighth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics over the Seattle Mariners 3-0 Sunday.

04/13/2014

An artist's rendition of Coliseum City development that includes new stadiums for the A's and Raiders at the current Coliseum site. (City of Oakland)

Oakland Mayor Says Dubai Prince Backs Coliseum City Complex

The crown prince of Dubai is among the financial backers of a plan to remake the Oakland Coliseum sports complex into a sports and entertainment destination called Coliseum City, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Thursday.

04/11/2014

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