Crisp, Milone Send A's To Win Over BrewersCoco Crisp had a leadoff homer among his four hits and Tommy Milone pitched in at the plate to help the Oakland Athletics beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 on Monday night.
Zito, Giants Avoid Sweep In Bay Bridge Series FinalePablo Sandoval hit a go-ahead two-run single in the sixth to help Barry Zito end a six-start winless stretch, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Oakland Athletics 5-2 on Thursday to avoid a season sweep.
Giants Lose At Home To Surging A's In Bay Bridge SeriesTommy Milone won his second straight decision following a five-start skid, pinch-hitter Nate Freiman had a two-run single, and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 9-6 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight win.
Zito Struggles Early, Giants Lose To Blue Jays In Interleague PlayBarry Zito, who has won just once in six starts, allowed eight runs, five earned, and a season-high 12 hits in 5 2-3 innings. The lefty, who walked two and struck out two, fell to 1-4 with a 5.40 ERA in six career starts at Rogers Centre.
Vogelsong Gives Up 3 Runs, Giants Lose To Angels In ShutoutRyan Vogelsong (6-3) gave up three runs and seven hits over seven innings, walked none and struck out six in his first regular-season start against the Angels.
Milone, Cespedes Lead A's Past DodgersTommy Milone pitched a three-hitter for his first career complete game, Yoenis Cespedes had two hits and an RBI in his return to the Oakland lineup and the Athletics beat the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday night.
Zito Gives Up 8 Runs, Giants Lose To AngelsLos Angeles battered Barry Zito (5-5) for eight runs on nine hits in just 3 1-3 innings, starting with Albert Pujols' first-inning homer before the pitcher had recorded an out.
McCarthy Outpitches Harang, A's Shut Out DodgersBrandon McCarthy showed no signs of an ailing shoulder in seven impressive innings, winning his third straight start and sixth consecutive decision to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-0 on Tuesday night.
Cain Gets Imperfect Win For Giants Over AngelsRyan Theriot had three hits and drove in two runs for the Giants, who rewarded Matt Cain (9-2) for his resilience in his first start since throwing the 22nd perfect game in major league history against Houston last Wednesday.
Moss, Blackley Lead A’s Past PadresBrandon Moss homered in his fourth consecutive game, Travis Blackley earned his first victory in nearly eight years and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Diego Padres 10-2 on Friday night to extend their longest winning streak of the season.
Posey, Cabrera Lead Giants Past MarinersThe San Francisco Giants opened a three-game interleague series with a 4-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
Parker, Moss Lead A’s To Sweep Of RockiesJarrod Parker allowed three hits over seven scoreless innings and Brandon Moss drove in three runs, helping the Oakland Athletics beat the slumping Colorado Rockies 8-2 on Thursday.
Moss Homers Twice, A’s Defeat RockiesBartolo Colon settled down after a rough start to pitch effectively for five innings, Brandon Moss hit two home runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Colorado Rockies 8-5 on Tuesday night.
DiamondBacks Edge Out Athletics, 4-3Joe Saunders held Oakland to one earned run over six innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks extended their winning streak to a season-long five games with a 4-3 victory over the Athletics on Sunday.
A's Avoid Sweep, Snap Losing Streak With 6-2 Win Over GiantsThe Oakland Athletics snapped an 11-game losing streak in San Francisco with a 6-2 victory over the Bay Area rival Giants on Sunday.