Oakland A’s

Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on October 9, 2012 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Anderson Pitches A’s Past Tigers To Stay Alive In ALDS

Brett Anderson outdueled fellow playoff first-timer Anibal Sanchez and received stellar defense all over the diamond, and the upstart Oakland Athletics avoided another playoff sweep by Detroit, beating the Tigers 2-0 Tuesday night in their AL division series.


Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers winds up for a pitch against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on September 19, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Cabrera And Verlander Help Tigers Top A’s 6-2

Miguel Cabrera homered, Omar Infante drove in three runs and Justin Verlander pitched six scoreless innings to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Oakland Athletics 6-2 on Wednesday night.


Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates a fifth inning home run with Miguel Cabrera #24 while playing the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on September 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Cabrera Drives In 6, Tigers Rout A’s 12-2

Miguel Cabrera homered twice, including an eighth-inning grand slam, and the Detroit Tigers had no trouble overcoming an early injury to right-hander Max Scherzer in a 12-2 rout of the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.


Oakland Athletics v Tampa Bay Rays

Cubs Acquire Recker From A’s

The Cubs announced Monday they have traded for catcher Anthony Recker from the A’s in exchanged for Blake Lalli.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2012

Bartolo Colon

Bartolo Colon Suspended 50 Games For PEDs

Former AL Cy Young Award winner Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics has been suspended for 50 games after testing positive for testosterone.

670 The Score–08/22/2012

Jordan Danks. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Danks’ First Major-League HR Seals White Sox Win Against Oakland

Jordan Danks hit his first major league homer in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Chicago White Sox overcame a three-run deficit to beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Friday night.


White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics

First-Place White Sox Shut Out Oakland 4-0

The White Sox now find themselves in first place, after Jake Peavy threw his best game of the season and shut out the Oakland Athletics 4-0 Monday night.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

Manny Ramirez

Manny Already Making Presence Known In Oakland

It’s Manny being Manny… again.

670 The Score–02/24/2012

Manny Ramirez

Manny Ramirez Reportedly Agrees To Deal With A’s

Slugger Manny Ramirez is close to signing a contract with the Oakland Athletics that would be worth approximately $500,000, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said Monday.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Adam Dunn #32 of the Chicago White Sox gets congratulated by Paul Konerko # 14 after hitting a 3-run homer against the Oakland Athletics on June 12, 2011 at U.S. Cellular Field. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Dunn Hits Three-Run Homer, White Sox Top A’s

White Sox slugger Adam Dunn has said that he only needs about 75 good swings a season to be valuable. He had one of those on Sunday afternoon.

670 The Score–06/12/2011

Mark Buehrle of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Oakland Athletics at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on May 15, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Ramirez, Buehrle Lead Sox To 4-3 Win Over A’s

Alexei Ramirez hit his fifth home run of the year and drove in two runs, Mark Buehrle pitched 6 1/3 strong innings and the White Sox bullpen didn’t give up a run, giving the Sox a 4-3 win over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2011

Six Minor League Players Suspended by MLB for Performance Enhancers

In a press release on MLB.com, The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball has confirmed that six Minor League players have been suspended as as part of the new expanded drug testing policy. This news […]


Successful Surgery for Peavy

Jake Peavy underwent surgery on Wednesday to repair a detached muscle in his right shoulder. By all reports the surgery was sucessful, but as known before the pitcher will miss the rest of this season.