Oakland A's-Detroit Tigers matchupsCATCHER: Neither George Kottaras nor Derek Norris were on the A's roster before July 29. They've done a commendable job learning the pitching staff, but they've combined to throw out just 6 of 57 base stealers (10.5 percent).
Oakland A's announce Jarrod Parker to pitch Game 1 of ALDS vs. Detroit TigersDETROIT -- The Oakland A's announced that rookie pitchers Jarrod Parker and Tommy Milone will start Games 1 and 2, respectively, of the American League Division Series against the Detroit Tigers.
Column: A's write a script good as "Moneyball"Forget the movie about these Oakland A's. Already been done and Brad Pitt has moved on. No one would believe this anyway, even if it came from a Hollywood script.
Oakland A's will play Game 2 of Division Series on Sunday at 9 amThe Major League Baseball network announced Friday morning that it will televise Game 2 of the American League Division Series between the A's and Detroit Tigers at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Game 1 between the A's and Tigers will be on Saturday at 3:07 p.m. It ...
Oakland brings its A's game(CNN) -- Dennis Eckersley is one of the greatest relief pitchers in baseball history, and he spent nine years of his career closing games for the Oakland A's. So surely, if there is somebody out there who believed this current team could have a ...
A's adjust to new role -- American League title contenderHis 50-game suspension for elevated testosterone levels runs 10 games deep into the postseason, meaning the earliest he could rejoin Oakland would be the A.L. Championship Series. Colon has been throwing, though he hasn't been seen around the A's ...
Oakland A's 10 most improbable storylinesOAKLAND -- With all due respect to BillyBall and MoneyBall, no A's team has defied the CrystalBall quite like the 2012 version.
Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants Are Playoff BoundThe Oakland A's and the San Francisco Giants are making history this year. For the first time since 2003 both teams will be in the post season.
Tigers' ALDS opponent: Oakland A's resemble 1969 New York MetsKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Tigers learned Wednesday night that their first-round playoff opponent will be the Oakland Athletics. But they could be excused if they think it's the 1969 New York Mets. The A's continued their imitation of the '69 Miracle Mets ...
Oakland A's adjust to new role -- American League title contenderDETROIT -- The A's have thrived this season as the feisty underdog, but after 94 wins and a division championship, that label no longer fits.
Baseball playoffs division series previews: Oakland A's vs. Detroit Tigers ...ROAD TO THE WORLD SERIES: The A's are the unlikeliest of Division winners, storming past the Rangers, who had led the AL West for 179 straight days until the final game of the season, with Oakland completing the three-game sweep of Texas at the ...
Oakland A's Division Series scheduleOakland A's Division Series schedule · A's, Giants Division Series schedules · Oakland A's will play Game 2 of Division Series on Sunday at 9 a.m · Live chat: Oakland A's vs. Detroit Tigers, ALDS Game 1, Saturday at 3 p.m. · A's appreciative of M-A ...
Our Say: Oakland A's fan sheepishly returns to the foldHaving completed one of the most miraculous comebacks in pennant-race history, the Oakland A's inexplicably find themselves in the playoffs this weekend.
Looks like Nationals vs. A's in the World Series. And the winner is ...Looks like Nationals vs. A's in the World Series. And the winner is ... Seattle Times baseball reporter Larry Stone fearlessly predicts each postseason playoff series.
Oakland A's pitcher Pat Neshek reveals on Twitter that his one-day-old son ...OAKLAND, Calif. - Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Pat Neshek said that his newborn son has died. The right-hander posted on his Twitter account late Wednesday night that he and his wife lost their first child 23 hours after his birth "with no ...
Oakland A's employee says this team is the most rewardingOAKLAND -- A's equipment manager Steve Vucinich has been with the A's for as long as they have been in Oakland.
Oakland A's win AL West, hope to continue their magic in MotownOAKLAND -- Their final act Wednesday provided the most thrills, but what the A's pulled off in game No. 162 was merely an extension of the magic they have spun all season.
Roaring startOnce again, the unlikeliest victors - this time, the renegade Oakland A's - stomped on the infield. Longoria is the undisputed heavyweight champion of season finales, by virtue of his low-flying walk-off homer to win last year's American League wild ...
Detroit Tigers: Matchups of Doug Fister and Anibal Sanchez Vs.Oakland AthleticsAfter a dramatic finish to a tumultuous regular season, Detroit is ready to host a surging Oakland Athletics team on Saturday.