The Oakland A’s look like a completely different team during their second homestead of 2021.
Behind six crisp, scoreless innings from starter Frankie Montas, the A’s shut out the Tigers 3-0 Friday night.
Detroit outhit Oakland for most of the game but Tigers pitching lost them the game from start to finish.
Sean Manaea made his first home start of the season Sunday afternoon, and showed off his best playoff push form.
The A’s scored all four of their runs Friday night in the second inning. Detroit finally chipped away at the early deficit in the seventh inning, eventually erasing it in the eighth after back-to-back two-run innings before an eventual 5-4 11th-inning victory.
In what was an oddly low-scoring series through the first two games, the A’s proved they can win with less just as effectively as they can with more.
As contenders continue to fold around them, the Athletics continue to climb up the American League playoff ladder.
Brett Anderson flirted with perfection for longer than he ever had in his previous 136 big league starts Friday night at the Oakland Coliseum.
The AL Central was one of the weakest divisions in baseball last season winning a combined 398 games, and it will continue this trend in 2018.
The future is now for the A’s. Following a painful move, six of the organization’s top 10 prospects now make their baseball home in Oakland.
It started at Spring Training when a fan gave All-Star catcher Stephen Vogt a bag of the colorful bits of sugary bliss.
Perhaps a pair of game-changing swings have brought the winds of change for the Oakland Athletics.
For the second time in as many games, the fight inside the Oakland Athletics shone through.
The Oakland Athletics continue to scratch and claw in the face of nine losses over their past 11 contests.
The Athletics hosted a Cinco De Mayo fiesta in Oakland, Friday. But Victor Martinez, Jim Adduci and the Detroit Tigers were the only ones dancing. …
Just when you thought they had turned a new winning leaf, the Oakland Athletics stumbled their way to a 1-6 week.
The Oakland A’s set a franchise record for trips to the disabled list in 2016 with 27. Their 2017 pace would crush that mark.
Since the 2013 emergence of the Kansas City Royals, the AL Central has been among the most entertaining division in Major League Baseball.
Major League Baseball and the players union have agreed in principle on a new collective bargaining agreement, preventing the first baseball lockout since 1995.
A players-only meeting may have been just what the doctor ordered for the Oakland Athletics.