A's Miss Opportunties, Lose To Astros In 11 InningsYoenis Cespedes singled and scored Oakland's run. The A's have dropped nine of 13 and fell two games behind first-place Texas in the West.
Late Rally Not Enough, A's Lose To AstrosJordan Lyles pitched seven innings for his first win in nearly two months, Brandon Barnes doubled twice and drove in two runs, and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Tuesday night to snap a six-game losing streak.
Reddick Hits 3 HRs, A's Beat Blue Jays In RoutJosh Reddick broke out of a slump by homering in three consecutive at-bats, Jed Lowrie and Yoenis Cespedes also connected and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 14-6 on Friday night.
Griffin Gets Plenty Of Support In A's 9-4 Win Over TorontoYoenis Cespedes homered and hit a two-run triple, Josh Reddick added a two-run double and had three RBIs, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-4 on Monday night.
Cespedes Banged Up As A's Get Thumped 8-3 By AngelsIn the fourth, Yoenis Cespedes walked, stole second, advanced to third on a groundout and scored the tying run sliding feet-first into Wilson's legs blocking the plate after a wild pitch. Cespedes held his right leg in the dugout, grimacing, but stayed in the game.
Cespedes Scratched From A's Lineup For 2 Straight GamesHome Run Derby champion Yoenis Cespedes was not in the Oakland Athletics' starting lineup for the second straight game because of a sore left wrist.
A's Will Open Gates Early So Fans Can Watch Cespedes' Batting PracticeOakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes put on a remarkable show en route to winning the Home Run Derby on Monday night, and now the team will let its fans get a taste of the action.
Daily Madden: Cespedes Impresses At Home Run DerbyA's outfielder Yoenis Cespedes slugged his way to victory at the All-Star Home Run Derby Monday night.
A's Cespedes Steals Show From All-Stars, Wins HR DerbyYoenis Cespedes won baseball's Home Run Derby on Monday night, becoming the first player left out of the All-Star game to take home the crown.
A's Slugger Yoenis Cespedes In Home Run DerbyYoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics will swing for the Citi Field fences in the Home Run Derby next Monday night, rounding out the eight-player field.
Donaldson, A's Defeat Reds In Interleague MatchupJosh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, freshly promoted Stephen Vogt hit a sacrifice fly for his first major league RBI, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-3 on Tuesday night.
Cespedes, Colon Lead A's Past MarinersYoenis Cespedes hit a pair of two-run homers and Bartolo Colon won his seventh straight start to lead the Oakland Athletics past the Seattle Mariners 6-3 on Friday night.
6 Runs In 4th Inning Not Enough, A's Lose To RangersNelson Cruz homered twice, A.J. Pierzynski drove in three runs and the Texas Rangers snapped a six-game losing streak with an 8-7 win over the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics on Monday night.
A's Cespedes Not In Starting Lineup Wednesday Due To HamstringOakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was unable to play Wednesday evening against the New York Yankees due to left hamstring tightness, and is unlikely to play Thursday as well.
Norris, Colon Lead A's Past YankeesDerek Norris homered and drove in four runs and Bartolo Colon pitched six scoreless innings to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 6-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.