Jarrod Parker

A.J. Griffin #64 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the third inning of the game on September 12, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

A’s RHP Griffin Will Have Season-Ending Surgery

Athletics right-hander A.J. Griffin is scheduled to have elbow surgery Wednesday, and will miss the entire season with fellow third-year starter Jarrod Parker.


Jarrod Parker

A’s Jarrod Parker Needs Season-Ending Elbow Surgery

OAKLAND (CBS/AP) – Oakland Athletics right-hander Jarrod Parker needs elbow ligament-replacement surgery and will miss the season. Parker was examined Monday in Gulf Breeze, Fla., by Dr. James Andrews, who repaired his elbow on Oct. […]


Jarrod Parker #11 of the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Parker Allows 4 Runs Early, A’s Tie Dodgers

Andre Ethier hit a three-run homer and Juan Uribe added a solo shot in the first inning off Oakland’s Jarrod Parker as the Los Angeles Dodgers and A’s played to an 8-all tie Monday.


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Taylor’s Hot Streak Not Enough, A’s Lose To Brewers In Cactus League

Ryan Braun hit his second homer of the spring and added a single to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Oakland Athletics 7-2 on Wednesday.


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Norris Hits Late Homer, A’s Defeat Giants Split Squad

Derek Norris hit a tying, two-run, homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics scored on a wild pitch in the ninth to beat the split-squad San Francisco Giants 7-6 on Friday.


Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics returns to the dugout after scoring against the Detroit Tigers during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 7, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

A’s Top Tigers For 2-1 AL Division Series Lead

The Oakland Athletics have beaten Detroit with both pitching and power. And that’s left the Tigers on the brink of elimination – and simmering with frustration.


Manager Bob Melvin #6 takes the ball from pitcher Jarrod Parker #11 taking Parker out of the game in the top of the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at O.co Coliseum on September 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Angels End Parker’s Unbeaten Streak, Rout A’s

C.J. Wilson pitched seven innings of four-hit ball for his career-best 17th win, and the Los Angeles Angels became the first team in nearly four months to beat Jarrod Parker in a 12-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night.


Jarrod Parker #11 of the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Jarrod Parker To Pitch For A’s Against Angels

Jarrod Parker is starting for the Oakland Athletics against the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night, a day after the right-hander was a late scratch at Texas because of an illness.


Pedro Florimon #25 of the Minnesota Twins catches Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics stealing second base during the fifth inning of the game on September 10, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

A’s Fall To Twins, Stay 2 Games Ahead In AL West

Josh Willingham hit two home runs, including a two-run shot in the eighth that put the Twins in front for good, to lead Minnesota past the Oakland Athletics 4-3 Tuesday night.


Kurt Suzuki #22 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Chris Young #25 after Suzuki hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the fifth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at O.co Coliseum on August 30, 2013 in Oakland, California. Young was on base when Suzuki hit the home run. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Suzuki Hits 3-Run HR In Return To Oakland, A’s Defeat Rays

Fan favorite Kurt Suzuki greeted his old fans with a three-run homer in his first game back at the Coliseum with Oakland since being traded away last August, Jed Lowrie hit a go-ahead double in the eighth, and the Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Friday night.