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.
Olson, Chapman Rally A's Past White Sox, Avoid SweepMatt Olson slugged a go-ahead two-run homer, Matt Chapman added a solo shot and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Thursday.
Olson Homers, Kaprielian Dominates As A’s Shut Out AngelsMatt Olson homered for the second straight game, James Kaprielian tossed six scoreless innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-0 on Tuesday to sweep a two-game series.
All-Star Home Run Derby Adds Oakland’s Matt OlsonComing up on the All-Star Home Run Derby next week is Oakland Athletics first baseman Matt Olson, who just joined the lineup for the July 12 event at Denver’s Coors Field.
Astros’ Win Against A’s Ends 6-Game SkidYuli Gurriel hit a tie-breaking sacrifice fly in the seventh inning set up by an Oakland error, and the Astros beat the Athletics 5-4 Tuesday to split a doubleheader and end a six-game losing streak.
Olson's 3-Run Homer Lifts A's Past Mariners, 7-4Matt Olson hit a home run for the second straight game to lead a five-run first inning and the Oakland Athletics powered past the Seattle Mariners 7-4 on Sunday.
A's Olson Ready For October: 'We're Going To Be Juiced Up For It'Vern Glenn sits down with A's first baseman Matt Olson. Oakland travels to New York for the Wild Card game against the Yankees on Wednesday.
A's Beat M's; Keep Hope Alive To Host Wild Card GameMatt Olson hit a grand slam that capped a six-run fifth inning, Khris Davis added his major league-leading 47th home run and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-3 on Wednesday night to close on the New York Yankees for home-field advantage in next week's AL wild-card game.
Matt Olson Doesn't Homer, A's Still Sweep TigersOakland 1B Matt Olson went 0-for-3 with three strikeouts and a walk. He had homered in five straight games entering Wednesday, setting an A’s rookie record.
A's Beat Tigers On Lowrie's Grand SlamJed Lowrie hit a go-ahead grand slam against Alex Wilson, and the Oakland Athletics overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Detroit Tigers 9-8 Tuesday night.
Paying Close Attention To Last Weeks Of MLB Season Is Crucial To Fantasy HopesThere are only three weeks left in the 2017 Major League Baseball regular season, so it's crunch time in your fantasy baseball league. If you still are pushing for a league title, it's key to make sure your active lineup features players that are actually playing each day of the week.
Olson, Brugman, Barreto Hit 1st Major League Homers In A's Rout Of White SoxThe Oakland Athletics got a glimpse of their future on a day when the Chicago White Sox paid tribute to their past.