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A's edged in extras to open homestand

Tue, 2018-05-22 23:07

BOX SCOREOAKLAND -- Mike Zunino hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and Guillermo Heredia doubled home the go-ahead run in the 10th as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Oakland Athletics 3-2 on Tuesday night.The Mariners have won four straight games

MLB Athletics vs Mariners Box score

Tue, 2018-05-22 22:00

May 23 (OPTA) - Box score from Oakland Athletics vs Seattle Mariners on Tuesday Seattle 3, Oakland 2 Seattle ab r h rbi bb so avg Segura ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 .315 Heredia cf

UPDATE 3-MLB Blue Jays vs Athletics Box score

Sun, 2018-05-20 13:25

May 20 (OPTA) - Box score from Toronto Blue Jays vs Oakland Athletics on Sunday Oakland 9, Toronto 2 Oakland ab r h rbi bb so avg Fowler cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 .207 Semien ss

Indians ace Kluber becomes first in AL to seven wins

Sat, 2018-05-19 22:52

Corey Kluber starred as the Cleveland Indians defeated reigning MLB World Series champions the Houston Astros 5-4. The Indians ace struck out 10 Astros in seven innings on Saturday, allowing two runs on six hits. Kluber is now 7-2 for the season, and

LEADING OFF: Baby Braves face Lester, Cubs; Archer vs Angels

Thu, 2018-05-17 00:10

A look at what's happening around the majors today:THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHTOzzie Albies, Ronald Acuna Jr. and the baby Braves play their series finale against the visiting Chicago Cubs. Rookie right-hander Mike Soroka (1-1, 3.68 ERA) makes his fourth start

Red Sox avoid sweep with 6-4 win over A's

Wed, 2018-05-16 20:46

The Red Sox shortstop hit a three-run homer, Martinez added a two-run shot and Boston avoided its first series sweep this season with a 6-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night. Chris Sale (4-1) gave up just two runs and two hits in five innings, striking out nine and walking four - his most bases on balls since also allowing four on August 31, 2016. ''Four walks, that's not my game,'' Sale said.

J.D. Martinez, Xander Bogaerts homer to lead Red Sox over Athletics, 6-4

Wed, 2018-05-16 19:38

Bogaerts' start this season has been quite impressive, too. The Red Sox shortstop hit a three-run homer, Martinez added a two-run shot and Boston avoided its first series sweep this season with a 6-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night. "It's pretty impressive what he does when you're behind looking at him," Bogaerts said.

UPDATE 2-MLB Red Sox vs Athletics Box score

Wed, 2018-05-16 19:23

May 17 (OPTA) - Box score from Boston Red Sox vs Oakland Athletics on Wednesday Boston 6, Oakland 4 Oakland ab r h rbi bb so avg Semien ss 4 1 2 2 0 1 .276 Canha cf 4

Emotional homer for Piscotty helps A's beat Red Sox 5-3

Tue, 2018-05-15 22:49

With a hand on his heart and a quick glance to the sky, Stephen Piscotty made an emotional salute to his late mother and helped the Oakland Athletics win in his return to the lineup. Hours after being reinstated from the bereavement list and flying cross-country to join the A's in Boston, Piscotty hit a towering home run out of Fenway Park in his first at-bat Tuesday night as Oakland beat the Boston Red Sox 5-3. It's been an emotional week," said Piscotty, whose mother, Gretchen, died May 6 after a one-year battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.

Piscotty lifts A's to win over Red Sox in return from bereavement

Tue, 2018-05-15 21:49

BOSTON -- Stephen Piscotty homered in his first at-bat after being reinstated from the bereavement list and saluted his late mother as he crossed home plate, helping lead the Oakland Athletics to a 5-3 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night in a game delayed almost two hours because of weather. Piscotty, who returned to the A's Tuesday after missing four games to be with his family, drove an 0-2 pitch from Eduardo Rodriguez out to left in the second inning. Piscotty's third homer of the season was his only hit of the night and put the A's up 3-0. Matt Chapman and Mark Canhahad two RBIs apiece for the A's, who took the first two games of the series against the struggling Red Sox.

Emotional homer for Piscotty helps A's beat Red Sox 5-3

Tue, 2018-05-15 21:30

Stephen Piscotty homered in his first at-bat after being reinstated from the bereavement list and saluted his late mother as he crossed home plate, helping lead the Oakland Athletics to a 5-3 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night in a game delayed almost two hours because of weather. Piscotty, who returned to the A's Tuesday after missing four games to be with his family, drove an 0-2 pitch from Eduardo Rodriguez out to left in the second inning. Piscotty's third homer of the season was his only hit of the night and put the A's up 3-0. Matt Chapman and Mark Canha had two RBIs apiece for the A's, who took the first two games of the series against the struggling Red Sox.

Red Sox pitcher Carson Smith on DL with dislocated shoulder after throwing his glove in anger

Tue, 2018-05-15 19:29

On Monday, Boston Red Sox reliever Carson Smith gave up a late home home run to Khris Davis in a 6-5 loss to the Oakland Athletics. On Tuesday, the Red Sox placed Smith on the 10-day disabled list with a dislocated shoulder suffered while throwing his glove. Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski told the Boston Globe the 10-day timetable was optimistic.

Hanley Ramirez got funky with the Red Sox dugout band

Tue, 2018-05-15 07:23

Before the Boston Red Sox faced the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park on Monday night, the team was feeling pretty loose. It started with Brock Holt fooling around with a metal container and a stick, and then Hanley Ramirez helped him find a good beat that sounded just like a hi-hat. Then Eduardo Rodriguez showed up with a drum (seriously) and the two started playing together, with Hanley dancing around in front of them.

Manaea, backed by three solo homers, beats Red Sox again

Mon, 2018-05-14 19:44

BOSTON --  Even after pitching a no-hitter against the Red Sox last month, Sean Manaea was worried about facing them again. This outing would be at Fenway Park, where he was terrible in two career starts. Manaea stayed calm and beat the Red Sox again Monday night as Khris Davis hit one of three solo homers by the Oakland Athletics in a 6-5 victory.

Khris Davis dinger the difference in A's win vs Red Sox

Mon, 2018-05-14 19:23

BOX SCOREBOSTON -- Sean Manaea beat the Boston Red Sox again in his first outing against them since pitching a no-hitter, and Khris Davis hit one of three solo homers by the Oakland Athletics in a 6-5 victory Monday night.Matt Joyce and Matt Olson also

A's catcher Bruce Maxwell can't travel to Canada after disorderly conduct incident

Sun, 2018-05-13 21:20

The Oakland Athletics are going to need another catcher when they travel to Toronto on Thursday. Backup catcher Bruce Maxwell is not allowed to enter Canada due to his current legal situation, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. Maxwell was charged with disorderly conduct and aggravated assault last October after allegedly pointing a gun at a food delivery person.

MLB: Stanton catches fire to lead Yankees past Athletics

Sun, 2018-05-13 20:18

Giancarlo Stanton looked a little more like a reigning MVP while leading the New York Yankees to a 6-2 win over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday. The high-priced slugger went four for four with two runs scored, a home run and three RBIs. The hit barrage

Stanton 4 for 4 with HR, Severino pitches Yanks past A's 6-2

Sun, 2018-05-13 18:37

Once the rain subsided, Giancarlo Stanton provided plenty of thunder. Stanton went 4 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs , sending Luis Severino and the New York Yankees to a 6-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics after a long weather delay Sunday. Severino (6-1) struck out seven in six gritty innings , and New York won for the 19th time in 22 games to remain tied with rival Boston for the best record in the majors at 28-12.

MLB roundup: Yankees rally to beat A's in extras

Sun, 2018-05-13 03:16

Neil Walker hit a single with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning, lifting the New York Yankees to a 7-6 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday afternoon. With runners on first and second, Walker won it when he blooped a first-pitch fastball from Chris Hatcher (3-1) into center field. After Gary Sanchez scored the winning run, Walker was mobbed by his teammates at first base and the celebration continued into right field.

MLB roundup: Yankees rally to beat A's in extras

Sat, 2018-05-12 20:37

Neil Walker hit a single with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning, lifting the New York Yankees to a 7-6 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday afternoon. With runners on first and second, Walker won it when he blooped a first-pitch fastball from Chris Hatcher (3-1) into center field. After Gary Sanchez scored the winning run, Walker was mobbed by his teammates at first base and the celebration continued into right field.

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