Oakland Athletics

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 17:  J.J. Hardy #2 of the Baltimore Orioles celebrates scoring a run with Manny Machado #13 on a Caleb Joseph #36 (not pictured) double in sixth inning during a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Oriole Park at Camden Yards at on August 17, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  The Orioles won 4-2.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Clevenger Hits 3-Run Homer to Lead Orioles Past A’s 4-2

Steve Clevenger hit a three-run homer, Chris Tillman won his 7th straight decision and the Orioles completed a sweep of the Athletics.

08/18/2015

Adam Jones #10 of the Baltimore Orioles is greeted in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the third inning against the Oakland Athletics at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Orioles Use 26-Hit Attack to Beat Athletics 18-2

Adam Jones hit two home runs, Gerardo Parra had five of Baltimore’s 26 hits, and the Orioles breezed past the Oakland Athletics 18-2 Sunday.

08/16/2015

Baltimore Orioles (23-13)

Machado HR in 13th Gives Orioles 8-6 Win Over Athletics

Manny Machado hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning, and the Orioles also got home runs from Adam Jones and Chris Davis in getting past the Oakland Athletics 8-6 Friday night.

08/15/2015

Credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images

MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?

05/13/2015

Credit: Norm Hall/Getty Images

30 Players: Semien Looks To Break Out With A’s

When you take a look at Marcus Semien’s stats, nothing really jumps out at you, until you get to his on-base percentage. If you were wondering why he was the main target of Athletics GM Billy Beane in the Jeff Samardzija trade, look no further.

04/01/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 16: The San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants’ World Series Win Won’t Make Them A Dynasty

The San Francisco Giants could win a third World Series in five seasons by beating the Kansas City Royals. But it won’t make them a dynasty.

10/20/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 11: Alcides Escobar #2 celebrates with teammate Billy Butler #16 after scoring on Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals RBI single to left field in the ninth inning against Zach Britton #53 of the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: It’s All Kansas City In The American League Playoffs

The Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.

10/12/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Championship Series Is Set

The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.

10/07/2014

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 19: Starting pitcher James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals delivers to home plate during the second inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.

Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Wild-Card Tale Of Two Underdogs

The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.

09/30/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ed Zurga)

7 Great Fan Catches Using A Hat

Here are seven great fan catches using a hat.

08/04/2014

more