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Ryan Garko as a San Francisco Giant back in 2009.  (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Ryan Garko Returns To Stanford As Baseball Assistant

Ryan Garko has been added to the Stanford baseball staff as an assistant coach. Garko, a 2003 Stanford graduate, joins his alma mater after a pro career that included five seasons in Major League Baseball.


Twins v A's

A’s Beat Twins 11-7, Clinch AL West Again

Coco Crisp hit a 3-run homer, Daric Barton and Jed Lowrie each had a solo shot and the Oakland A’s wrapped up their 2nd straight AL West title while overpowering the Minnesota Twins 11-7 Sunday.


A's v Rangers

A’s Beat Rangers To Complete Big AL West Sweep

Josh Donaldson, Chris Young and Josh Reddick all homered and the A’s completed a 3-game sweep of the chasing and slumping Texas Rangers with a 5-1 win Sunday.


Bartolo Colon #40 of the Oakland Athletics throws against the Texas Rangers in the second inning.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

A’s Beat Texas 1-0, Stretch Lead To 5½ Games

Bartolo Colon scattered seven hits over eight impressive innings for the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics, who stretched their division lead over Texas to 5 1/2 games with a 1-0 victory over the Rangers and Yu Darvish on Saturday.


Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Kurt Suzuki #22 after Donaldson hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum on September 4, 2013 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Pound Texas 11-4. Move Back Into 1st Place Tie

The Oakland A’s pummeled Yu Darvish and the Texas Rangers Wednesday, taking back a share of first place in the AL West.


Coco Crisp and Michael Choice

Athletics Pull Into Tie With Texas Atop AL West

Coco Crisp hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the fifth that was confirmed by a video review, and the Oakland A’s pulled into a first-place tie with Texas atop the AL West by beating the Rangers 4-2 on Monday.


Adam Rosales, Colby Lewis, Derek Holland

A’s, Rangers Keep Rosales Busy With Roster Moves

Adam Rosales is a wanted man in the AL West race. The utility infielder with a .220 career batting average has spent the first half of August going back and forth between the Texas Rangers and Oakland Athletics, who are in the closest division race in the majors.


Adam Rosales

Rosales Rejoins A’s In Waiver Deal With Texas

The Oakland Athletics have reacquired infielder Adam Rosales in a waiver deal with the Texas Rangers.


A's v Rangers

A’s, Blanked By Rangers, Drop In Standings

Ron Washington became the winningest manager in Rangers history as Texas beat the Oakland A’s 4-0 on Sunday.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Jed Lowrie #8 after Cespedes hit a two-run homer in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum on August 3, 2013 in Oakland, California. Lowrie was on base when Cespedes hit the home run. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Cespedes Homers In A’s 4-2 Win

Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run home run to help the Athletics end the Texas Rangers’ five-game winning streak with a 4-2 victory Saturday.