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All-Star weekend keeps getting more and more interesting for Oakland Athletics fans.
Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer and Stephen Vogt drove in three runs for the A's, who won three of four in the two-city series that began Monday night in Oakland.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan has finally weighed in publicly on the proposed 10-year lease extension that would keep the Oakland A's at O.co Coliseum.
For the past 15 years, the Oakland Athletics have been one of the smartest baseball organizations on the field with its "Moneyball" strategy allowing the team to compete with baseball's wealthiest franchise despite limited resources.
As awful as the San Francisco Giants have played for most of the last month, they are back in an enviable position: first place in the NL West.
The crowd in the stadium during the Toronto Blue Jays and New York Mets exhibition game at the Olympic Stadium, in Montreal March 29th 2014.
Jul 5, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt reacts after getting called out by umpire Bill Welke while trying to steal second base during the first inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.
The big Jeff Samardzija trade with the Chicago Cubs cost the Oakland Athletics a pair of strong prospects in shortstop Addison Russell and outfielder Billy McKinney .
Tate Stewart admits he gets frustrated sometimes about younger brother Sam. "When he hits better than I do," the DePauw University sophomore to be and Granville graduate said.
When the Chicago Cubs traded Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics on Friday, the move created a ripple effect through the Cubs minor league system.
From right fielder Hunter Pence provoking the fans in right field, to reliever Jean Machi being ejected for arguing a balk, and manager Bruce Bochy unsuccessfully trying for replay overturns.
The development team working to build a new Raiders football stadium has urged city officials to reject a lease extension for the Oakland A's because it would frustrate the football team's desire to tear down O.co Coliseum next year.
The A's periodically go on power droughts, as do most teams, and Oakland is in one now with just four homers in the last 11 games.
Last week's deal between the Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics, which sent pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to Oakland for a prospect package that included top 10 prospect Addison Russell, kicked off baseball's trade season in spectacular fashion.
With six multi-hit games in his last ten, the real Jed Lowrie is resurfacing for the A's.
Jul 5, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion connects for a an RBI, however Encarnacion was injured at first base and left the game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 01:18 am
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