AL West-Leading A's Hit Frenetic Stretch With Loss in TexasThe busy A's are in the midst of a frenetic few days the American League West leaders knew were coming and manager Bob Melvin is hoping for a minimum of break-even baseball.
A's Win Nightcap 10-1 for DH Split in TexasMarcus Semien drove in four runs, Chris Bassitt struck out eight over six innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 10-1 on Saturday night to get a split in their doubleheader.
Rangers Rough Up Rookie, Beat A's in Saturday Doubleheader OpenerThe Rangers beat the A's 5-2 in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday to spoil the major league debut of Daulton Jefferies.
Olson Cleanup Slam in 1st Sends A's to 10-6 Win Over RangersCleanup hitter Matt Olson connected for a grand slam off Luís Garcia after the Texas opener walked the bases loaded to start the game and the A's beat the Rangers 10-6 on Friday night.
Olson, Semien Homer As A’s Cruise To 10-3 Win Over RangersMatt Olson and Marcus Semien connected on two-run homers, Stephen Piscotty lined a bases-clearing double and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 10-3 on Tuesday night.
Lynn Gets 4th Win As Rangers Snap 8-Game Skid, 3-2 Over A’sLance Lynn struck out eight while throwing 105 pitches in six innings, and Isiah-Kiner Falefa hit a tiebreaking homer in the second to put the Rangers ahead to stay as they ended their 8-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over the Oakland A's.
A's Win 5th straight Behind Olson's 2 HRs, Top Rangers 6-4,Matt Olson homered twice, Ramon Laureano also went deep and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Texas Rangers 6-4 on Wednesday night.
Piscotty Hits A's 2nd Walkoff Slam This Year, Beats Rangers 5-1Stephen Piscotty hit Oakland’s second game-ending walkoff slam of the year and the A’s beat the Texas Rangers 5-1 Tuesday night for their fourth straight win.
Rangers Beat Giants 9-5, Avoid Sweep in San FranciscoWillie Calhoun hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly after the Giants walked the bases loaded in the seventh inning, Joey Gallo followed with a three-run home run and the Texas Rangers beat San Francisco 9-5 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Flores Homers to Get Giants Going in 9-2 Win Over RangersWilmer Flores hit a three-run homer off Mike Minor in the fifth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Texas Rangers 9-2 on Friday night.
Semien Reaches Base 6 Times, A's Roll Past Rangers 12-3Marcus Semien hit his 32nd home run and reached base six times, and the Oakland Athletics routed the Texas Rangers 12-3 on Saturday night to maintain their two-game lead in the AL wild card race.
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
A's Beat Rangers 6-1 for SweepThe A's beat the Rangers 6-1 Sunday for their sixth straight win.
Four Home Runs Carry A's To Win Over Rangers, 8-6Mark Canha's two-run home run off the left-field foul pole broke a fifth-inning tie as the A's beat the Texas Rangers 8-6 on Saturday 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.