McCarthy Still Battling Head Injury Suffered While Pitching For A'sArizona's Brandon McCarthy is taking medication and says he's confident he'll be fine after he collapsed at a restaurant with a seizure related to the head injury he sustained while pitching last September.
A’s McCarthy Encouraged With Progress From Head Surgery Brandon McCarthy’s hair is growing back fast and that big scar on the right side of his head is hardly noticeable anymore.
Cepedes Homers With Sore Wrist, A's Defeat OriolesYoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer while playing with a sore right wrist, and the AL wild card-leading Oakland Athletics beat Baltimore 3-2 on Friday night to prevent the Orioles from moving into sole possession of first place in the AL East.
A's Pitcher McCarthy Released From Hospital After Skull FractureOakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy was released from a Bay Area hospital on Tuesday, less than a week after getting hit in the head by a line drive and undergoing surgery.
A’s Trainer: McCarthy Walking, Could Head Home SoonOakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy has walked a few steps and is making encouraging progress in his recovery from surgery after getting hit in the head by a line drive last week.
A’s Trainer: McCarthy Still In ‘Life-Threatening’ SituationOakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy remained in a “life-threatening” situation in a Bay Area hospital two days after being hit in the head by a line drive.
A’s McCarthy Alert After Brain Surgery, No Timetable For ReturnOakland A’s pitcher Brandon McCarthy was alert after undergoing surgery for a skull fracture and brain contusion caused by a line drive, team officials said Friday.
A’s McCarthy Alert After Surgery On Skull FractureAthletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy is alert after having surgery for a skull fracture and brain contusion caused by a line drive.
McCarthy Hit In Head, A’s Swept By AngelsTorii Hunter drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep at Oakland after Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy took a liner off his head in the fourth inning.
A's Defeat Red Sox In 20-2 RoutThe Oakland Athletics routed the Boston Red Sox 20-2 on Friday night to match their best winning streak of the season at seven.
A's Win Streak Snapped By TwinsJosh Willingham drove in two runs against his former team, Joe Mauer hit a two-run single and the Minnesota Twins snapped Oakland's four-game winning streak with a 7-2 victory over the Athletics on Monday night.
McCarthy's Win Streak Snapped, A's Lose To RoyalsBrandon McCarthy, who is 6-1 with a 2.45 ERA in his past nine starts, gave up three runs, two earned, and seven hits in 6 2-3 innings, while walking none and striking out four.