Slugging A's Counting On Fast Start In Shortened Season To Challenge AstrosThe Oakland Athletics are on the cusp of starting the shortened 60-game season and ready to chase another playoff berth, knowing those mighty Astros likely stand in the way.
Piscotty's Walk-Off Homer Leads A's To Win In Extra InningsStephen Piscotty hit a walk-off homer in the 13th inning to secure the win for the A's against the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday evening.
Astros Use Back-To-Back Home Runs To Beat A'sAny questions the Houston Astros had about Gerrit Cole's ability to bounce back from his first career shutout were answered when the right-hander pumped a 99.4 mph fastball past Matt Chapman for a strikeout.
Oakland A's Stephen Piscotty's Mother Loses Battle With ALSThe mother of Oakland Athletics outfielder Stephen Piscotty has died after battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as Lou Gehrig's disease, according to a team statement.
A's Trade For Pleasanton Native Stephen Piscotty After Mother's ALS DiagnosisPleasanton native Stephen Piscotty has been traded by the St. Louis Cardinals to the Oakland Athletics for two infield prospects, allowing the outfielder to be near his family's home in following his mother's diagnosis with Lou Gehrig's disease.
Injuries Already Piling Up For Fantasy Baseball Teams In 2017What does it mean when both the 2015 American League MVP and the 2016 AL Cy Young winner are both on the disabled list right now? It means a lot of fantasy team owners are scrambling for replacements.
Make Sure Your Fantasy Baseball Players Are Getting Playing Time Down The StretchWhen bad teams toss in the towel on the season, quite often they bring up young players from the minors that cut into the playing time of established veterans. This can hurt your fantasy baseball roster when your regular gets too many "days off" so the kids can get some playing time.
Top-Seeded Stanford Edges Pepperdine To Advance To Super RegionalStephen Piscotty is a projected first-round pick in Major League Baseball’s draft. He showed why Sunday night.