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Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics watches his ball leave the park for a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning giving the Oakland Athletics an 18-2 lead over the Boston Red Sox at Coliseum on August 31, 2012. (Tony Medina/Getty Images)

A’s Defeat Red Sox In 20-2 Rout

The Oakland Athletics routed the Boston Red Sox 20-2 on Friday night to match their best winning streak of the season at seven.


Little League World Series

Star Petaluma Little Leaguers Honored At A’s Game

The runner-up U.S. Little League World Series team from Petaluma joined the Oakland Athletics for stretching and pregame catch Friday afternoon before the A’s opened a weekend series with the Boston Red Sox.


Members of the Petaluma National Little League team react as they see a crowd of supporters welcoming them at the terminal gate at San Francisco International Airport, August 27, 2012. (CBS)

Petaluma Little Leaguers Being Honored By Oakland A’s

The Little Leaguers from Petaluma were being honored by the big leaguers on the Oakland A’s in a pre-game ceremony Friday following the team’s exciting run in the Little League World Series.


Designated hitter Jonny Gomes #31 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated after his two run home run against the Tampa Bay Rays in the eighth inning during the game at Tropicana Field on August 24, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (J. Meric/Getty Images)

Gomes Homers In 8th, A’s Hold Off Rays

Jonny Gomes’ two-run home run in the eighth inning lifted the Oakland Athletics to a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.


Brandon Moss #37, Brandon Hicks #18, Seth Smith #15 and Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate the team's win over the Toronto Blue Jays during MLB game action July 25, 2012 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Brad White/Getty Images)

Crisp Homers Twice, A’s Defeat Blue Jays In Rout

Coco Crisp hit two home runs and Yoenis Cespedes had a pair of RBI doubles, leading A.J. Griffin and the Oakland Athletics over the Toronto Blue Jays 16-0 Wednesday night for their season-high seventh straight win.


Brandon Moss

Moss Helps A’s Beat Yankees In 10th Walk-Off Win

Brandon Moss hit a game-ending RBI single with one out in the ninth inning to give Oakland another dose of late-inning dramatics as the Athletics beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Friday night for their seventh win in eight games.


Mike Gallego #3 of the Oakland Athletics congratulates Jonny Gomes #31 as he rounds the bases following a grand slam against the Minnesota Twins during the fourth inning on July 13, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Gomes’ Grand Slam Powers A’s Over Twins

Jonny Gomes’ grand slam helped the Oakland Athletics overcome a career-high 15 strikeouts from Francisco Liriano and beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 on Friday.


Brandon McCarthy #32 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the six inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Coliseum on June 19, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

McCarthy Outpitches Harang, A’s Shut Out Dodgers

Brandon McCarthy showed no signs of an ailing shoulder in seven impressive innings, winning his third straight start and sixth consecutive decision to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-0 on Tuesday night.


Infielder Brandon Inge #7 of Oakland Athletics celebrates a third inning home run with outfielder Jonny Gomes #31 against the Tampa Bay Rays May 6, 2012 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

A’s Rough Up Rays’ Rookie, Win 9-5

Brandon Inge hit his first homer for Oakland and drove in four runs as the Athletics roughed up rookie Matt Moore in a 9-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday.


A's Beat Rays

A’s Beat Rays In 12 Innings On Gomes’ Homer

Jonny Gomes got a huge hit against his former team Saturday night, a go-ahead homer in the 12th inning that sent the Oakland Athletics to a 4-3 victory over the Rays.





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