Ex-Athletic Conor Jackson Signs With RangersFirst baseman-outfielder Conor Jackson has agreed to a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers. Jackson hit .244 last season with Oakland.
Line Drive Knocks Out McCarthy, A’s Lose To RangersBrandon McCarthy (5-6) was knocked out of the game when he was struck by Chavez’s line drive in the fourth, sidelined by a bruised right knee.
Matsui, Jackson Lead A's Past Toronto, 10-3Conor Jackson drove in three runs, Hideki Matsui had four hits and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-3 on Thursday.
A’s Road Winning Streak Snapped By Blue JaysThe Athletics were seeking their fourth consecutive win, all coming on the road. But they instead dropped to 6-11 in their last 17 games in Toronto, dating to 2009.
A's Bullpen Melts Down In Loss To RaysConor 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.
A’s Defeat Struggling Rays AgainCliff Pennington had three hits to remain the hottest hitter in the major leagues since the All-Star break, Brandon McCarthy pitched eight innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 on Tuesday night.
A’s Rally From 3-Run Deficit To Beat RaysConor Jackson hit a two-run double in the seventh inning and the Oakland Athletics rallied from three runs down to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 on Monday night.
Matsui Hits 500th Professional Homer, A’s Defeat TigersHideki Matsui hit his 500th professional homer Wednesday and drove in three runs to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Detroit Tigers 7-5.
Jackson's 1st Grand Slam Lifts Athletics Over AngelsConor Jackson hit his first career grand slam to highlight an eight-run first inning and the Oakland Athletics cruised to a 9-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.
Hamilton Recalls Death Of Fan At Rangers, A’s GameJosh 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.
A’s, Rangers Game Marred By Fan’s DeathA man attending a Texas Rangers game with his young son died after falling out of the stands and about 20 feet to the ground while trying to catch a baseball tossed his way Thursday night.
A's Push Past Diamondbacks, 7-2Conor Jackson and Scott Sizemore each hit a two-run homer and All-Star Gio Gonzalez struck out seven to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-2 Sunday.