Brad Ziegler

Coco Crisp

Crisp Helps Lift A’s Over Twins, 7-3

Coco Crisp keyed Oakland’s offense with two hits and three stolen bases, leading Brandon McCarthy and the Athletics past the Minnesota Twins 7-3 Sunday.

CBS San Francisco–07/31/2011

Pitcher Brad Ziegler of the Oakland A's. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Source: A’s Agree To Trade Ziegler To Diamondbacks

A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Oakland Athletics have agreed to trade right-handed reliever Brad Ziegler to the Arizona Diamondbacks for a pair of minor leaguers.

CBS San Francisco–07/31/2011

Matt Joyce #20 of the Tampa Bay Rays steals second as Jemile Weeks #19 of the Oakland Athletics applies the tag at Coliseum on July 28, 2011 in Oakland. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Bullpen Melts Down In Loss To Rays

Conor Jackson had a two-run home run in the first inning when the A’s hit for the cycle with four consecutive batters, but Oakland’s bullpen imploded and wasted a solid outing by starter Rich Harden.

CBS San Francisco–07/28/2011

Police and fans look over the railing where a fan fell from the stands during the second inning of a baseball game between the Texas Rangers and the Oakland Athletics, Thursday, July 7, 2011, in Arlington, Texas. The fan later died. (AP)

Hamilton Recalls Death Of Fan At Rangers, A’s Game

Josh Hamilton could hear 6-year-old Cooper Stone screaming for his dad, who tumbled over an outfield railing and fell 20 feet onto the concrete.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/08/2011

Carlos Beltran #15 of the New York Mets slides in ahead of the tag from Jemile Weeks #19 of the Oakland Athletics for a stolen base in the tenth inning on June 22, 2011 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A’s Lose To Mets On Hit Batsman In 13th Inning

Brad Ziegler hit Justin Turner with a pitch with two outs in the 13th inning to force in the winning run and the New York Mets ended the Oakland Athletics’ six-game winning streak.

CBS San Francisco–06/22/2011

Ryan Sweeney of the Oakland A's. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Score 3 Runs In 6th, Beat Orioles

Ryan Sweeney hit a tiebreaking single as part of a three-run sixth inning and the Oakland Athletics held on to beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-2 on Friday night.

CBS San Francisco–05/27/2011

Pitcher Brad Ziegler of the Oakland A's. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

A’s, RHP Brad Ziegler Agree To $1.25M Deal

The Oakland Athletics and reliever Brad Ziegler have agreed to a $1.25 million, one-year contract that avoids salary arbitration.

CBS San Francisco–01/15/2011

Pitcher Bobby Cramer of the Oakland A's. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

A’s Swept By Angels In 11 Inning Loss

Torii Hunter’s two-out single drove home Jeff Mathis in the 11th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels wrapped up their home schedule with a 2-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–09/29/2010

Brett Anderson of the Oakland A's. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

A’s Give Up Early Lead In Loss To Angels

Pinch-hitter Hideki Matsui tied the game with an RBI single off Justin James, and the Oakland rookie forced in two more runs by hitting one batter with the bases loaded and walking another, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Athletics 6-5 on Monday night.

CBS San Francisco–09/27/2010

A's pitcher Brett Anderson (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Athletics Unable To Sweep White Sox

Mark Teahen hit a go-ahead double with two outs in the ninth right after pinch-hitter Mark Kotsay’s tying RBI single and the Chicago White Sox rallied past the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–09/22/2010