8/3/2015 | A's plan to take longer look at Leon
When Oakland recalled Arnold Leon from Triple-A Nashville once again Monday, manager Bob Melvin said they did so with the intention to keep him around longer.
8/3/2015 | A's claim versatile Valencia from Blue Jays
The A's have claimed infielder/outfielder Danny Valencia off waivers from the Blue Jays, the club announced Monday. He figures to see time at second base against left-handed starting pitchers.
8/2/2015 | Walk-off win helps put recent woes in rearview
Stephen Vogt stealthily swooped in from the side with a pie. Brett Lawrie and Billy Butler crept up from behind with a Gatorade cooler. Before long, Mark Canha, who delivered his first career walk-off hit in the A's 2-1 extra-inning win over the Indians on Sunday, was covered with both.
8/2/2015 | Orioles open West Coast swing in Oakland
The Orioles, one of baseball's hottest teams, kick off a nine-game, 10-day road trip against AL West clubs with a Monday night matchup against the Athletics. Jesse Chavez starts for the A's, while Baltimore counters with spot starter Tyler Wilson.
8/2/2015 | Reddick exits vs. Indians with back tightness
A's outfielder Josh Reddick departed Sunday's game against the Indians in the middle of the fourth inning with lower back tightness.
8/2/2015 | Canha lifts A's in 10th to gain split with Tribe
Mark Canha notched his first career walk-off hit, an RBI double off the left-center field wall with two outs in the 10th inning to give the A's a 2-1 victory over the Indians.
8/2/2015 | Crisp set to make long-awaited return to A's
A's outfielder Coco Crisp could be activated as soon as Monday after nursing a neck strain for more than two months.
8/2/2015 | Doubront slated for long-relief role with A's
Newly acquired Felix Doubront will pitch in a long relief role for the A's, manager Bob Melvin said Sunday.
8/2/2015 | A's bats awake from slumber in 'great win'
The two plays happened in succession in the fifth inning and unfolded in nearly identical fashion -- at first. On the initial play, Eric Sogard singled to right and a hustling Max Muncy was gunned at the plate. Then, on the very next pitch, Sam Fuld laced a ball in almost the exact same spot, but Marcus Semien scored and Sogard came home on an overthrow.
8/2/2015 | Brooks secures starting spot in 'terrific' debut
Aaron Brooks' first big league start was nothing to write home about. His second, coming more than a year later and with a different club, had everyone from home crying tears of joy.
8/1/2015 | A's ride Brooks' dominant debut past Tribe
Aaron Brooks dazzled in his A's debut, holding the Indians to one run across 7 1/3 innings to help his new club snap a three-game losing streak with a 5-1 victory at the Coliseum on Saturday night.
8/1/2015 | Gray looks to ride momentum, gain split series
Last time he pitched, Sonny Gray shut out the Dodgers in a 2-0 A's win on Tuesday. His next start is Sunday, when the A's host the Indians in the final game of a four-game series at 1:05 p.m. PT.
8/1/2015 | A's designate lefty O'Flaherty for assignment
The A's designated Eric O'Flaherty for assignment on Saturday amid a consistent string of struggles for the veteran left-hander.
8/1/2015 | Oakland in 'frustrating time' as losses mount
Amid an already disheartening stretch of goodbyes to three of their biggest assets, the A's have stopped hitting, amplifying the frustration level of a last-place club that's dropped nine of 13 since the All-Star break.
8/1/2015 | Graveman rediscovers dominant stuff vs. Tribe
Coming in 0-3 with a 10.22 ERA in his last three starts, Kendall Graveman was hoping he was due for a bounce-back performance.