Sanchez allowed two passed balls in the first inning as the Yankees allowed the Athletics to move to within three and a half games of the top A.L. wild-card spot.
by: JANIE McCAULEY, AP Baseball Writer — Houston Chronicle 6 Sep
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Whether playing 20 straight games without a break, bouncing back from a tough loss or pulling off a late-game rally, manager Bob Melvin sure appreciates his resilient Oakland Athletics. Stephen Piscotty hit a two-run single, Matt...
by: Matt Doan — SB Nation: Athletics Nation 6 Sep
The A’s celebrated the past tonight, inducting the first seven members of their team Hall of Fame. Then they went out and celebrated the present, drubbing the Yankees 8-2, before a mid-week crowd...
by: Pete Caldera, North Jersey Record — LoHud 6 Sep
Yankees starter Luis Severino lasted just 2.2 innings, his shortest start of the year.
by: (AP) — San Antonio Express-News 6 Sep
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Piscotty hit a two-run single, Matt Chapman and Matt Olson each doubled in a run, and the Oakland Athletics jumped on the New York Yankees early for an 8-2 win Wednesday night. Jed Lowrie added a run-scoring single as the A'
by: Mike Axisa — YES Network: River Avenue Blues 6 Sep
Wednesday Night Open Thread DotF: Scranton opens postseason with Game One walk-off win Pretty big win last night. The Athletics are coming after the Yankees for homefield advantage in the wildcard game and, after getting shut down for five innings, the...
by: Ray Ratto — NBC Sports Bay Area 4 Sep
Oakland's starting pitching has been thin all year, which nobody seemed to mind when they were bobbing around the .500 line.
by: Ben Ross — NBC Sports Bay Area 3 Sep
The A's were in danger of losing three of four to the Mariners. Sunday's game was a must-win in order to earn a split. Bob Melvin turned to a journeyman and he came up huge.
by: James Ham — NBC Sports Bay Area 2 Sep
With so many injuries to their starting rotation, the A's are turning to a creative solution against the Mariners on Saturday.