Fantasy Baseball Winners Find Value On Waiver Wire Where Others Can't See ItIt often takes unconventional thinking to win on the baseball field itself, and the same is true when it comes to fantasy baseball. Team owners have to think outside the box if they want to win a league full of owners that all have the same narrow vision.
A.J. Griffin Part Of Athletics' Young, High-Potential Starting PitchingIf the A’s are going to make the playoffs again, it will be on the strength of their pitching. A.J. Griffin will be a big part of that.
Giants Hitless Until 7th In Loss To Cahill, D-Backs Trevor Cahill took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, helping the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 Wednesday night in a game in which the benches cleared after a tag play at third base.
A’s Trade Gonzalez To NationalsLeft-hander Gio Gonzalez says the Washington Nationals have agreed to acquire him in a trade with the Oakland Athletics, pending a physical and the deal being finalized.
A’s Send Pitchers Cahill, Breslow, Cash To D-BacksThe NL West champion D-backs added a front-line starter Friday and boosted their bullpen, acquiring pitchers Trevor Cahill, Craig Breslow and cash from the Oakland Athletics.
Cahill Sharp, A’s Shut Out MarinersTrevor Cahill and two relievers held Seattle to just four hits while Josh Willingham and Scott Sizemore hit home runs in the Oakland Athletics 7-0 rout of the Mariners on Tuesday night.
A’s Loss Results In Tigers Winning AL CentralNewcomer Doug Fister pitched the Detroit Tigers to the AL Central title on Friday night, beating the Oakland Athletics 3-1 to secure the club’s first division title in nearly a quarter-century.
Cahill Struggles Again, A’s Lose To ClevelandTrevor Cahill, who won 18 games and made the All-Star team last season, continued to struggle Tuesday night as the Athletics dropped a 6-2 decision to the Cleveland Indians.
Crisp Powers A’s Past Yankees In 10 InningsCoco Crisp homered twice and drove in five runs, going 4 for 4 with a three-run shot in the 10th inning that sent the Oakland Athletics to a 6-4 win over the New York Yankees Wednesday night.
Cahill Gives Up 7 Runs, Blue Jays Shut Out A’sThe A’s got only two runners to third base and were shut out for the 12th time this season.
A’s Give Up 16 Hits In Loss To MarinersDustin Ackley led a barrage of 16 hits that knocked Oakland starter Trevor Cahill (9-10) out after just four innings, his second shortest outing of the season.
A’s Score 9 Runs In 4th, Defeat Rays In RoutHideki Matsui and Ryan Sweeney both homered as part of a nine-run fourth inning and the suddenly resurgent Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 13-4 on Wednesday night.
Cahill Struggles, A’s Lose To Yankees In RoutThe New York Yankees ambushed the Oakland Athletics early for a 17-7 victory in the searing heat Friday night.
A’s Need Offensive Resurgence In Second HalfThe Athletics come out of the All-Star break with the third-worst record in the American League at 39-53 and are 12 games behind Texas in the AL West after being swept by the Rangers in a four-game series.
A’s Rally Late, But Lose To Mariners In 10thFranklin Gutierrez scored the go-ahead run on a throwing error by Athletics shortstop Cliff Pennington in the 10th inning and the Seattle Mariners held on to beat the Oakland A's.