Eric Sogard

Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics hits a triple that scored Josh Reddick #16 to give the Athletics a 4-3 lead in the eighth inning of their game against the Houston Astros at Coliseum on April 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Donaldson’s Triple Lifts A’s Over Astros

Josh Donaldson’s eighth-inning triple drove in Josh Reddick for the winning run and Oakland Athletics overcame starter A.J. Griffin’s early struggles for a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.


Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics breaks his bat as he hits an RBI single in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 10, 2013 in Anaheim. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Moss’ Homer, 5 RBIs Power A’s To Win Over Angels

Brandon Moss tied a career high with five RBIs, including his second homer in two games, and the Oakland Athletics extended their winning streak to seven games with an 11-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits a three run home run against the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning at Coliseum on April 7, 2012 in Oakland. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Cespedes Homers, A’s Defeat Cleveland In Cactus League

Yoenis Cespedes homered, Daric Barton had a tiebreaking RBI single in the 10th inning and the Oakland Athletics held off the Cleveland Indians 7-6 on Tuesday.


Tommy Milone

A’s Slow Royals In 6-3 Win

Tommy Milone had a successful rookie season, and then started off spring training with five scoreless innings in two starts. Still, he’s treating camp as if he needs to earn a spot in the Athletics’ rotation.


Brandon McCarthy #32 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on April 27, 2012. (Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

McCarthy Pitches A’s Over Orioles, Win 3rd Straight

Brandon McCarthy won for the first time this season, pitching seven solid innings, and Eric Sogard hit a two-run home run in a three-run second as the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Friday.


Tommy Milone #57 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning at Coliseum on April 24, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Milone Hangs Tough, A’s Defeat White Sox

Pinch-hitter Kurt Suzuki doubled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Tommy Milone outdueled Gavin Floyd and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0 on Tuesday night.


San Francisco Giants Photo Day

Posey Return Highlights Night For Giants Back Home

Buster Posey took another big step in his comeback just by playing at home again after an injury-shortened season last year.


Brandon McCarthy of the Oakland A's. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

McCarthy Gives Up 2 Runs, A’s Beat Rockies

Brandon McCarthy allowed two earned runs on four hits in 4 2-3 innings for Oakland, and Jerry Blevins picked up the win by retiring the only batter he faced.


Brandon Allen #31 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his solo home run with teammate David DeJesus #12 against the New York Yankees on August 23, 2011 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Allen Hits 2 Homers, A’s Defeat Yankees

Brandon Allen hit two tape-measure homers, Eric Sogard connected for one that barely cleared the wall and the Oakland Athletics hung on to beat the New York Yankees 6-5 on Tuesday night.

CBS San Francisco–08/23/2011