A's Beat Mariners On Crisp's Homer In 12thCoco Crisp homered leading off the bottom of the 12th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night.
A’s Split Day-Night Doubleheader Vs. ClevelandScott Kazmir (1-0) pitched 7 1-3 scoreless innings against his former team in his Oakland debut to help the A's win the opener 6-1. They appeared to be on their way to a sweep when they took a 4-3 lead into the ninth with help from Brantley's dropped fly ball.
Cespedes Homers In A's 6-4 Loss To MarinersOakland's Yoenis Cespedes hit his first home run of spring training, but the Seattle Mariners rallied for four runs in the ninth inning to beat a split-squad of Athletics on Sunday.
A's Rough Up Carrasco, Defeat Cleveland In Cactus LeagueYoenis Cespedes, who snapped an 0 for 23 slump Monday, drove in a run in Oakland's two-run fifth inning against Carlos Carrasco, who is trying to earn the final opening in the Indians' rotation.
Perez, Gray Each Pitch 2 Innings, A's-Rangers Tie Oakland designated hitter Yoenis Cespedes drove in a run with a sacrifice fly against Martin Perez as the Athletics and Texas Rangers played to a 2-all tie Saturday. The game was stopped after nine innings.
Season in Review: Oakland Is Still the Bay Area Baseball KingThe A's won their 16th division title in 2013, but bowed out with a disappointing ALDS loss (again).
A's Eliminated By Verlander, Tigers In Game 5 Of ALDSRookie pitcher Sonny Gray would have had to match his electric postseason debut for the Athletics to have any chance against Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers.
A's Unable To Close Out Tigers In Game 4 Of ALDSSean Doolittle lost the lead and gave up two runs in the seventh inning, Ryan Cook and Brett Anderson yielded three more in the eighth, and the Tigers rallied for an 8-6 win to force a decisive fifth game in their AL division series.
A's Unable To Hold Off Scherzer, Tigers In Game 1 Of ALDSA two-run homer and an unproductive triple by Yoenis Cespedes were hardly enough as the A's struck out a postseason franchise-high 16 times.
Cespedes Eager For Big Playoff Run With AthleticsHe is far from satisfied with his performance on the field this season for the AL West champion Athletics, who are counting on Cespedes' big bat to help carry them as they make another October run - in another first-round series with the Detroit Tigers, just like last year's best-of-five AL division series that went the distance.
Cespedes, Donaldson Homer, A's Shut Out TwinsYoenis Cespedes and Josh Donaldson homered, Alberto Callaspo had two hits and drove in two runs, and Bartolo Colon pitched six shutout innings as the Oakland Athletics trimmed their magic number to two with an 11-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
A's Unable To Hold On, Lose To Angels In 11 InningsJosh Hamilton hit a tying two-run homer in the ninth inning then put the Angels ahead with a sacrifice fly in the 11th, leading Los Angeles over the Oakland Athletics 5-4 Wednesday.
A's Top Rangers To Start Key AL West SeriesYoenis Cespedes hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Oakland Athletics survived a shaky night from the bullpen to extend their AL West lead with a 9-8 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night.
A's Defeat Twins In Rout, Extend Lead In AL WestJed Lowrie's foul ball that turned into a two-run double after umpires changed the call highlighted a 10-run fourth inning as the Oakland Athletics pounded the Minnesota Twins 18-3 on Wednesday night.
A's Hold On For 1st Win Over Cleveland In 5 TriesThe A's gained ground on first-place Texas in the AL West race for the second straight day, pulling within a half-game after the Rangers lost at home to Seattle.