Marte’s 9th-Inning Double Lifts A's Over Astros, Andrus Injured ScoringStarling Marte hit a game-ending double with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the A's past the Houston Astros 2-1 on Saturday.
Montas Reaches 200 Ks, Pinder Slams and A's Pummel Astros 14-2Frankie Montas pitched two-hit ball over seven innings and became the first A's pitcher in 20 years to reach 200 strikeouts in a season, helping Oakland pound the Houston Astros 14-2 on Friday night to support its slim playoff hopes.
Mariners Beat A’s 6-5 for 4-Game SweepThe Seattle Mariners rallied against Oakland’s bullpen for a 6-5 victory Thursday and a four-game sweep that damaged the Athletics’ wild-card hopes.
A's Drop 3rd In A Row To Mariners, Lose Ground In Race For Second AL Wild CardSeattle topped the A's for the third day in row to pull within 2 1/2 games of the Yankees for the second AL wild card. Oakland fell 3 1/2 back of New York.
Mariners Beat AthleticsTo Stay In AL Wild-Card Chase, 5-2Marco Gonzales pitched six uneven innings and won his eighth straight decision, and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 5-2 on Tuesday night, moving into a tie with the Athletics in a matchup of wild-card contenders.
Seager's Three RBIs Help Mariners Stop A's 5-Game Win Streak, 4-2Kyle Seager had a two-run double in the decisive third inning among his three hits and three RBIs, Mitch Haniger added two doubles and the Mariners beat the Athletics 4-2 on Monday night.
A's Beat Angels 3-2, Stay in Wild Card RaceThe Oakland A's rebounded from a bullpen meltdown to beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 in 10 innings.
Kaprielian, A's Beat Angels to Keep Pace for Wild CardJames Kaprielian pitched two-hit ball over six innings, Matt Olson hit his 36th home run and the A's beat the Angels 3-1 Saturday night.
A’s Keep Pace in Wild-Card Race With 5-4 Win Over AngelsThe Oakland Athletics kept pace in the AL wild-card race with a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.
A's Rally in Finale, Power Past Royals 7-2Chad Pinder’s two-run single spurred a third-inning rally and the Oakland Athletics held off the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Thursday.
A's Hold Off Royals To Snap 3-Game Skid, Keep Pace In AL Wild Card RaceMatt Olson hit a two-run homer, Josh Harrison drove in three runs and Elvis Andrus had four hits as the Oakland Athletics held on through a nervy ninth inning to beat the Kansas City Royals 12-10 on Wednesday night.