A's, Mariners To Open 2012 Season In Tokyo DomeIchiro Suzuki and possibly Hideki Matsui will begin the 2012 season playing before their countrymen.
Athletics Best Mariners, 9-2Hideki Matsui plans to show up at the ballpark every day playing to win. His mindset remains the same in any situation.
Blue Jays Beat A's, 1-0Luis Perez pitched brilliantly in his first big league start, combining with Casey Janssen on a one-hitter, and Jose Bautista connected for his majors-best 36th home run to send the Toronto Blue Jays over the Oakland Athletics 1-0 Sunday.
Willingham, Crisp Lead A’s Over OriolesJosh Willingham hit a home run and had two hits, Coco Crisp drove in two runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-4 Tuesday night.
Rangers Edge Out Athletics In 9thDavid Murphy hit a tiebreaking RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Sunday for a three-game series sweep.
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.
Athletics Beat Rays, 5-4The Oakland Athletics have struggled on the road, in one-run games and extra innings. All three came together in positive way for one day.
A’s Road Woes Continue With Loss To RaysCoco Crisp and Hideki Matsui homered for the Athletics, who have lost 30 of their last 37 games away from home. Oakland entered hitting an AL-low .232 on the road.
A’s Unable To Get Past Hernandez, MarinersSeattle starter Felix Hernandez improved to 12-4 with a 2.54 ERA in 21 career starts against Oakland, including five consecutive winning decisions.
A’s Score 9 Runs In 4th, Defeat Rays In RoutHideki Matsui and Ryan Sweeney both homered as part of a nine-run fourth inning and the suddenly resurgent Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 13-4 on Wednesday night.
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.