Oakland Athletics

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 29:  Kike Hernandez #14 of the Los Angeles Dodgers drops his bat as he starts toward first as he hits a two run double in the seventh inning to give the Dodgers the lead against the Oakland Athletics at Dodger Stadium on July 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Dodgers Rally In 7th For Dramatic 10-7 Win Over Oakland, Stay In 1st Place

Pinch-hitter Kike Hernandez delivered the go-ahead, two-run double during the Dodgers’ five-run seventh inning, and Los Angeles rallied from a three-run deficit for a wild 10-7 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.

07/29/2015

Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics throws a pitch against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Sonny Gray Throws 3-Hitter In 2-0 Shutout Of Dodgers

Sonny Gray pitched a masterful three-hitter for his second shutout in July, and the Oakland Athletics snapped their four-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.

07/28/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 14:  Kyle Kubitza #18 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim reacts after striking out swinging to end the fifth inning as home plate umpire Angel Hernandez #55 looks on during the MLB game against the Oakland Athletics at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 14, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Gray Lowers ERA To Best In Majors, Pitches A’s Past Angels

Sonny Gray lowered his ERA to a major league-best 1.60 with 7 2-3 impressive innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-1 Sunday.

06/14/2015

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Trout, Calhoun HRs In 8th Help Angels Beat A’s, 5-4

Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with eighth-inning homers, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a seesaw 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.

06/12/2015

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MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?

05/13/2015

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Oakland Athletics

Sonny Gray Strikes Out 6 To Pitch Athletics Past Angels

Sonny Gray struck out six and walked one over eight impressive innings, Brett Lawrie hit a three-run homer in the first that held up, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a season-high four-game losing streak with a 6-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

04/28/2015

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Angels Get 1 Hit, But Beat A’s, 2-0, On Calhoun’s Homer

Nick Tropeano pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning in his Angels debut, and Kole Calhoun’s two-run homer was the Los Angeles Angels’ only hit in a 2-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Thursday night.

04/23/2015

C.J. Cron #24 of the Los Angeles Angels reacts to his slide at home for a run off of a Johnny Giavotella #12 single to take a 5-1 lead over the Oakland Athletics during the sixth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 21, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Angels Beat A’s With 3-Run HRs By Giavotella, Calhoun

Johnny Giavotella hit a three-run shot for his first homer with Los Angeles after the second inning was extended by a replay review.

04/21/2015

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30 Players: Semien Looks To Break Out With A’s

When you take a look at Marcus Semien’s stats, nothing really jumps out at you, until you get to his on-base percentage. If you were wondering why he was the main target of Athletics GM Billy Beane in the Jeff Samardzija trade, look no further.

03/31/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 16: The San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants’ World Series Win Won’t Make Them A Dynasty

The San Francisco Giants could win a third World Series in five seasons by beating the Kansas City Royals. But it won’t make them a dynasty.

10/20/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 11: Alcides Escobar #2 celebrates with teammate Billy Butler #16 after scoring on Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals RBI single to left field in the ninth inning against Zach Britton #53 of the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: It’s All Kansas City In The American League Playoffs

The Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.

10/12/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Championship Series Is Set

The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.

10/07/2014

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 19: Starting pitcher James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals delivers to home plate during the second inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.

Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Wild-Card Tale Of Two Underdogs

The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.

09/30/2014

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Texas Rangers

Angels Stay Hot By Defeating Rangers, 7-3, To Win 8 Straight

Erick Aybar hit a two-run home run early and eight Angels pitchers combined for a 7-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night, giving Los Angeles its eighth straight win.

09/11/2014

Angels pitcher Cory Rasmus, making his first major league start after two seasons as a reliever, delivers a pitch in the first inning of the Halos' 2-0 victory over the Athletics on Saturday night in Anaheim. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Eight Angel Pitchers Combine To Shut Out Athletics, 2-0

The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers — a franchise record for a nine-inning game — in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday night that increased their AL West lead over the Athletics to four games.

08/30/2014

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