A's Clinch Wild Card Spot, Tied With Rays After Loss to MarinersThe Oakland A's wrapped up a playoff spot before the first pitch, then missed a chance to move closer to hosting next week's AL wild-card game when closer Liam Hendriks gave up two runs in the ninth inning.
Playoff-Chasing A's Top MarinersThe Oakland A's moved to the brink of clinching an AL wild-card berth with a 3-1 win over the Mariners on Thursday night.
Beede Hitless Into 4th Then Hurt As Giants Top Rockies 8-3The San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 8-3 on Thursday.
Rookie Webb, Giants Beat Braves, Avoid SweepRookie Logan Webb allowed only two hits and one run in six innings, Evan Longoria drove in two runs with two hits and the Giants beat the Braves 4-1 on Sunday.
Fiers, A's Rout Rangers, Maintain 2-Game Wild Card LeadThe Oakland A's beat the Texas Rangers 8-0 on Friday night to maintain a two-game lead for the top AL wild card
Braves Eliminate Giants, Clinch 2nd Straight NL East TitleThe Atlanta Braves clinched their second straight NL East title in a 6-0 win over San Francisco on Friday night that eliminated the Giants from postseason contention in Bruce Bochy's last year as Giants manager.
A's Beat Rangers 6-1 for SweepThe A's beat the Rangers 6-1 Sunday for their sixth straight win.
Beede, 2 Relievers Combine on 4-Hitter, Giants Top MarlinsTyler Beede allowed three hits in 6 1/3 innings, Buster Posey drove in the game's only run, and the Giants beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Friday night.
Davis Hits 2 HRs, A's Top Rangers 14-9, Keep Wild-Card LeadThe A's (88-60) won their fourth straight, a streak that started with three victories in Houston following a 15-0 loss to the AL West-leading Astros.
A's Top Astros 3-2, Take Over AL Wild-Card LeadMatt Olson hit a two-run homer to back a solid start by Homer Bailey and the A's beat the Astros 3-2 Thursday night to take over the AL wild-card lead.
Pirates Top Giants 4-2San Francisco has dropped nine of its last 11 home games and is 31-41 at Oracle Park this season.