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Oakland A’s Ballboy Speaks About Diving Stop That Made Him Viral Sensation

The 2015 season hasn’t gone well for the Oakland A’s, but one member of their staff has made highlight reels all over the country.

08/26/2015

Baseball in glove (Getty Images)

A’s Ball Boy’s Diving Catch Earns Nods, Fist Bumps From Players

A ball boy got some serious respect from the A’s with a diving catch as a foul ball flew towards the bullpen during a game against the Tampa Bay Rays.

08/24/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 19: Tony Phillips #18 of the 1989 Oakland A's joins his teammates as they celebrate their World Series championship of 25 years ago against the San Francisco Giants before a game at O.co Coliseum on July 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

56-Year-Old Former Oakland Athletic Signs Deal To Play Baseball In The East Bay Again

56-year-old former Oakland Athletic Tony Phillips, who played in the 1989 Battle of the Bay World Series, is coming back to professional baseball with a contract to play for the Pittsburg Diamonds.

08/04/2015

Roberta Gonzales' First Pitch at the Oakland A's game (CBS)

Roberta Crushes Her Fear & Throws First Pitch At Oakland A’s Game

For those who have never had the opportunity to throw out a First Pitch at a Major League Baseball game here’s how it goes down.

08/03/2015

Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics is held back by plate umpire Greg Gibson after be was almost hit by a pitch. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

3 Takeaways From The Latest A’s Trades That Explain Why Fans Are Frustrated

I was asked to join the afternoon drive news team at KCBS to join them at 6:20 Tuesday evening to talk about the state of the Oakland Athletics, and why more and more fans are wondering if the magic of Moneyball has totally lost its direction. I jumped at the opportunity.

07/29/2015

Ben Zobrist. (Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Another A’s Trade: Ben Zobrist Sent To Royals

A’s general manager Billy Beane pulled off his second trade in 24 hours and third in six days.

07/28/2015

Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the New York Mets during the first inning of an interleague game at O.co Coliseum on August 19, 2014 in Oakland. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Another All-Star Gone: A’s Trade Kazmir To His Hometown Astros For 2 Minor-Leaguers

Scott Kazmir is heading to his hometown Houston Astros and into the thick of a pennant race, and the Oakland Athletics are starting their summer sell-off.

07/23/2015

Toronto Blue Jays v Oakland Athletics (credit: Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

A’s Celebrate, Wait For Review In Extra Inning Win Over Blue Jays

The bang-bang final play happened so fast Danny Valencia wasn’t sure whether Oakland pinch-hitter Ike Davis…

07/23/2015

Oakland Athletics at O.Co Coliseum (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Season Ticketholder’s Lawsuit Seeks More Safety Netting At MLB Ballparks

An Oakland Athletics season ticket-holder asked a federal court Monday to protect fans from flying bats and balls by ordering Major League Baseball to extend the safety netting at its ballparks the entire length of the foul lines.

07/13/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Fan Severely Hurt By Broken Bat At Athletics – Red Sox Game Released From Hospital

A Massachusetts woman who was seriously hurt when a broken bat flew into the stands at Fenway Park last week has been released from a hospital.

06/12/2015

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