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A's-Tigers game 4

A’s Unable To Close Out Tigers In Game 4 Of ALDS

Sean Doolittle lost the lead and gave up two runs in the seventh inning, Ryan Cook and Brett Anderson yielded three more in the eighth, and the Tigers rallied for an 8-6 win to force a decisive fifth game in their AL division series.

10/08/2013

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.

10/07/2013

Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics reacts to his three run homerun in front of Hank Conger #16 of the Los Angeles Angels to take a 5-1 lead during the third inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 23, 2013 in Anaheim. (Harry How/Getty Images)

A’s Keep Rolling, Defeat Angels In 5th Straight Win

Jed Lowrie hit a three-run homer, Brandon Moss added a two-run shot and the Oakland Athletics kept rolling toward the postseason with their fifth straight victory, 10-5 over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

09/23/2013

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics rounds the bases under the watch of home plate umpire Will Little after hitting a two-run home run against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning at Comerica Park on August 27, 2013 in Detroit. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

A’s Defeat Verlander, Tigers In Rain-Shortened Game

Brandon Moss hit a tiebreaking two-run homer off Justin Verlander, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 in a game cut short by rain on Tuesday night.

08/27/2013

Bartolo Colon #40 of the Oakland Athletics throws in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on May 20, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Smith, Colon Lead A’s Past Rangers

Seth Smith homered and scored three times, Bartolo Colon pitched seven strong innings for his first win in nearly a month and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-2 on Monday night.

05/20/2013

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics connects to knock in two runs against Alfredo Aceves #91 of the Boston Red Sox in the 3rd inning at Fenway Park on April 23, 2013 in Boston. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

A’s Rout Red Sox In Rain-Shortened Game

Bartolo Colon allowed three hits and the Oakland Athletics capitalized on eight walks, two balks and two errors to beat the Boston Red Sox 13-0 in a rain-shortened seven-inning game Tuesday night.

04/23/2013

Chris Young #25 of the Oakland Athletics high fives Shane Peterson #32 after the Athletics beat the Houston Astros at O.co Coliseum on April 17, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Sweep Astros For 2nd Time This Season

Bartolo Colon pitched six crisp innings, Josh Reddick doubled in two runs during a six-run first and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 7-5 on Wednesday to complete another three-game sweep.

04/17/2013

Josh Donaldson (R) #20 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Derek Norris (L) #36 after hitting a two-run home run, as catcher Chris Iannetta #17 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim looks on in the sixth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 11, 2013 in Anaheim. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

A’s Complete Sweep Of Angels, Win 8th Straight

Josh Donaldson hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the sixth inning, Yoenis Cespedes also went deep and A.J. Griffin pitched eight solid innings Thursday night, leading Oakland to an 8-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.

04/11/2013

Bartolo Colon

Colon, A’s Battle D-Backs To 2-2 Draw

When all was accounted for, Brandon McCarthy and Bartolo Colon each allowed a pair of runs in four innings, the longest outing of the spring for both, and that was it for the offenses for both teams as the Diamondbacks and Athletics finished in a 2-2 tie Friday.

03/15/2013

Jemile Weeks

Weeks, Smith Lead A’s Over Padres In Cactus League

Jemile Weeks hit a leadoff home run in the first inning, Seth Smith later homered and the Athletics beat a split squad of San Diego Padres 11-6 on Wednesday.

02/27/2013

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