Surging A's Beat Twins 5-3Marcus Semien led off the game with a home run and later tripled and homered as the A's kept rolling, topping the Twins 5-3 on a sweltering Friday night.
Rosario's Pinch-Hit 3-Run Homer Lifts Twins Over A'sPinch-hitter Eddie Rosario drove a go-ahead, three-run homer on the first pitch from reliever Yusmeiro Petit in the seventh inning and the Twins beat the A's 6-3 Thursday night.
Marcus Semien Hits Grand Slam, Solo Homer as A's Beat TwinsMarcus Semien hit a grand slam in the eighth inning after his tying homer leading off the fifth and the A's beat Minnesota 7-2 on Thursday for a winning series in a matchup of contenders.
Baseball Report: Are These Twins For Real?The AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins are hitting the cover off the ball and getting enough strong pitching to hold off opponents.
Baseball Report: Cubs Challenging In NL CentralThe Chicago Cubs swept a weekend series with the St. Louis Cardinals, and now sit just half a game out of the National League Central lead.
A's Cut Magic Number To 1 With Another Walk-Off WinThe Oakland Athletics cut their magic number to clinch a playoff berth to one with their second straight walk-off win over the Minnesota Twins, 3-2 on Saturday night.
Khris Davis Homers Twice Including Walkoff Winner to Lift A'sKhris Davis hit his second homer of the night leading off the bottom of the 10th inning for career-high No. 45, sending the A's past the Twins 7-6 on Friday night.
Chapman, Lowrie Power A's Past TwinsMatt Chapman homered twice, Jed Lowrie drove in three runs with a homer and double, helping send the A's to a 6-2 victory over the Twins on Sunday.
Lucroy, Fiers Lead Athletics To Beat Twins, 6-2Jonathan Lucroy homered and drove in four runs, Mike Fiers pitched effectively into the sixth inning, and Oakland beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2.
Chapman's 3-Run Homer Leads A's Past TwinsMatt Chapman hit a three-run homer, Sean Manaea pitched efficiently into the sixth inning and the A's beat the Twins 7-1 on Friday night.
Cahill, A's Fall 6-4 to Twins, Take 2nd Straight LossThe Twins overtook Oakland starter Trevor Cahill in the fourth inning on their way to a 6-4 victory Thursday night that gave the A's consecutive losses for only the second time in more than two months.