Mark Ellis

Pitcher Trevor Cahill of the Oakland A's. (Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Cahill Earns First Win Of Season As A’s Beat Blue Jays

Trevor Cahill pitched eight strong innings for his first win of the season, Conor Jackson singled home the go-ahead run and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Thursday afternoon.

CBS San Francisco–04/07/2011

Josh Willingham of the Oakland A's. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

A’s Give Up Two-Run Homer In 10th, Lose To Blue Jays

Yunel Escobar hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 7-6 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.

CBS San Francisco–04/05/2011

Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Avoid Opening Series Sweep, Beat Mariners 7-1

The Oakland Athletics avoided a season-opening weekend sweep by the AL West rival Seattle Mariners with a 7-1 win Sunday.

CBS San Francisco–04/03/2011

Mark Ellis of the Oakland A's. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Exercise Options On Ellis & Crisp, Decline Chavez

The Athletics have exercised club options on second baseman Mark Ellis and outfielder Coco Crisp for next season, while declining an option on third baseman Eric Chavez.


Mark Ellis of the Oakland A's. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Dent Red Sox Playoff Hopes

Mark Ellis scored the tiebreaking run on Rajai Davis’ triple in the seventh inning and Andrew Bailey struck out David Ortiz with the tying run on second to end the game, preserving the Oakland Athletics’ 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.