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Coco Crisp sparks A's victory in firs...

We're about a quarter of the way through the season and Coco Crisp is batting .667. Okay, he's only played in one game, but Crisp had a pretty big ...

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Dallas Braden: Delivers Perfectly to ...

It’s a shameless sport that seems to wilt rather than expose positive innovations, such as legit sluggers or aggressive base runners. Instead...

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Hey A-Rod, rememer Dallas Braden? Oh...

Hey A-Rod, who's this Dallas Braden guy? You might want to pay a little more attention now. Less than a week after the verbal volleying restarted i...

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After a rough road trip, the A's retu...

The A's embarked on a six-day road trip with first place in hand and confidence aplenty.But, it seems as if demons were waiting just outside the Co...

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A's don't have enough offense to bail...

Ben Sheets allowed the most runs he's given up since 2005 and the A's dropped the first game of a two-game set to the Rays 8-6.Sheets gave up eight...

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Duchscherer living by the double play...

Justin Duchscherer is throwing anything but a perfect game at the moment. But, he has induced four double-plays through four innings. The latest al...

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A's avoid a sweep in an odd game agai...

An anti-climatic ending to a strange game. Andrew Bailey gave up a meaningless single to Robinson Cano in the ninth and the A's won 4-2 to salvage...

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A rest day gives the A's time to coll...

I knew I shouldn't violate the one rule of baseball players everywhere: don't mess with superstition. Yet, I went ahead and labeled the A's rotatio...

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Is the A's rotation the best in the m...

A quick note before today's game agains the Orioles. The A's rotation is the only one in the majors that have not suffered a loss. The starters are...

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The A's keep finding ways to win. Wh...

A good remedy to a little two game losing streak is the Baltimore Orioles.After dropping two to the Mariners in Seattle, the A's have returned home...

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A's sign Brett Anderson to a long ter...

The A's signed left-handed pitcher Brett Anderson to a new four-year deal today. The terms of the deal have yet to be released, but it will erase t...

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It's been one week and the A's sit at...

It's been one week, or seven days, since Opening Day for the A's. The A's do not look one bit like the team the experts predicted.Instead of lookin...

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A's take control from the start and h...

Brett Anderson showed that he does indeed have the best stuff in the A's rotation (see previous post). He did something the three pitchers in front...

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A's, Suzuki walk-off for the second c...

Kurt Suzuki and the A's decided to wait until the end, again. This time, the A's didn't need extra innings to beat the Mariners, but they did need ...

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The A's win in walk-off fashion again...

Mark Ellis rapped a two-out single into the right-center field gap to score pinch-runner Eric Patterson from second and the A's took their first wi...

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Defensive struggles and little offens...

A's fans quickly remembered why their team only went 14-5 against the Seattle Mariners last year. Ben Sheets gave up a run in each of the first th...

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A's Blast Giants, Show There Are Thri...

There were many questions to be answered as the youthful Oakland Athletics opened the Bay Bridge Series on Thursday night in San Francisco against ...

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