Oakland Athletics Clinch First AL West Title Since 2013The Oakland Athletics clinched their first AL West title since 2013 on Monday night with an assist from the rival Houston Astros.
Giants Deny A's the AL West Clinch With 14-2 Rout Sunday After a Pair of ShutoutsBrandon Crawford hit a grand slam, Chadwick Tromp and Darin Ruf added 2-run homers and the Giants prevented the A's from clinching the AL West title at home with a 14-2 victory Sunday.
Playoff-Bound A's Blank Giants for 2nd Straight GameJake Lamb hit a two-run homer once Oakland finally got to San Francisco's bullpen and the playoff-bound A's beat the Giants by the same 6-0 score for a second straight game Saturday.
A's Beat Giants, Clinch Playoff Berth With Mariners' LossThe Oakland A's clinched their third straight playoff berth with Seattle's loss to San Diego and a 6-0 win against the Giants on Friday night, highlighted by Matt Olson's three-run homer.
Fiers, Bullpen Help A's Beat Rockies; Finish 16 Games In 13 DaysThe Oakland Athletics snapped a six-game skid against the Colorado Rockies with a 3-1 win Wednesday.
Senzatela Pitches 1st Complete Game As Rockies Top A's, 3-1Antonio Senzatela pitched the first complete game of his career and Elias Díaz hit a two-run homer to lead the Colorado Rockies over the Oakland Athletics 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Minor Tosses 2-Hitter, A's Manage Split With Mariners, 9-0Mike Minor tossed a two-hitter with eight strikeouts, Jake Lamb doubled and homered in his first game after signing with Oakland, and the Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-0 in the nightcap of their doubleheader on Monday.
A's Sign Infielder Jake Lamb After Losing Matt Chapman To InjuryThe Oakland Athletics signed former All-Star infielder Jake Lamb on Monday after he was designated for assignment last week by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
AL West-Leading A's Hit Frenetic Stretch With Loss in TexasThe busy A's are in the midst of a frenetic few days the American League West leaders knew were coming and manager Bob Melvin is hoping for a minimum of break-even baseball.
A's Star Matt Chapman Lost For Season With Hip InjuryOakland All-Star third baseman Matt Chapman is expected to miss the rest of the season because of a strained right hip. Chapman was placed on the 10-day injured list Saturday.
A's Win Nightcap 10-1 for DH Split in TexasMarcus Semien drove in four runs, Chris Bassitt struck out eight over six innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 10-1 on Saturday night to get a split in their doubleheader.
Rangers Rough Up Rookie, Beat A's in Saturday Doubleheader OpenerThe Rangers beat the A's 5-2 in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday to spoil the major league debut of Daulton Jefferies.
Olson Cleanup Slam in 1st Sends A's to 10-6 Win Over RangersCleanup hitter Matt Olson connected for a grand slam off Luís Garcia after the Texas opener walked the bases loaded to start the game and the A's beat the Rangers 10-6 on Friday night.
Matt Olson's Homer Backs Sean Manaea, A's Beat Astros AgainSean Manaea carried a perfect game into the sixth inning en route to winning his fourth straight start, Matt Olson hit a two-run homer and the A's beat the stumbling Astros 3-1 on Thursday.
Laureano Strikes Back, 2-Out Hit In 9th Puts A's Past Astros, 3-2Ramón Laureano delivered an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics over the Astros 3-2 on Wednesday night.