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7/28/2015 | New acquisition Brooks to get start vs. Tribe

The A's will turn to one of their many new acquisitions to fill the hole left by Scott Kazmir in their rotation, opting to promote right-hander Aaron Brooks come Saturday for a home start against the Indians.


7/28/2015 | A's aim to stay focused after trades

A's manager Bob Melvin attempted to ease players' minds by addressing his reshuffled club before the opener of a two-game series at Dodger Stadium.


7/28/2015 | Mujica anointed A's new closer

A's manager Bob Melvin appointed right-hander Edward Mujica as his new closer Tuesday, one day after the trade of Tyler Clippard to the Mets.


7/28/2015 | Kershaw to square off with Chavez in finale

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will be on the mound against the visiting A's on Wednesday looking to cap a stellar July, having won three of his first four starts of the month with a 0.27 ERA.


7/28/2015 | A's deal Zobrist to Royals for pitching prospects

The A's final big trade chip fell off the board on Tuesday, when ultra-utility man Ben Zobrist was dealt to the Royals for a pair of Minor League pitchers.


7/28/2015 | Bob Feller Act of Valor Award nominees announced

The active Major League players and Hall of Famers nominated for the 2015 Bob Feller Act of Valor Award were revealed Tuesday.


7/28/2015 | Olson rips two homers in first two at-bats for RockHounds

Matt Olson made his first two at-bats count on Monday, cracking two home runs while racking up a season high five RBIs in the process.


7/27/2015 | Clippard traded to Mets for Meisner

The second phase of Oakland's summer sale played out Monday, with the A's dealing their closer, Tyler Clippard, to the Mets for right-hander Casey Meisner.


7/27/2015 | A's trade Clippard to Mets for Minors arm

The A's continued to improve their farm system on Monday, trading closer Tyler Clippard and cash considerations to the Mets in exchange for right-handed pitching prospect Casey Meisner.


7/27/2015 | Trade piece part of Prospect Team of the Week

MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any player currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible, including big leaguers.


7/27/2015 | Younger Games: 25-and-unders dominating

Here are our Top 25-and-Unders, our ranking of the top 25 players age 25 and younger. All players who were 25 and under as of July 1, 2015 -- their age-25 season or younger -- were eligible for votes, and the list was selected by a panel of MLB.com and MLB Network analysts, including two former Major League general managers (Dan O'Dowd and Jim Duquette).


7/26/2015 | Graveman struggles to get outs vs. Giants

Kendall Graveman allowed nine of the 13 batters he faced to reach base Sunday, lasting just 1 1/3 innings and yielding four earned runs in the A's 4-3 loss to the Giants at AT&T Park.


7/26/2015 | Melvin has long history with Big Unit

A's manager Bob Melvin recalls many fond memories he has from a long-lasting friendship with Hall of Famer Randy Johnson.


7/26/2015 | Doolittle confident in cautious rehab process

A's left-hander Sean Doolittle (strained left shoulder) threw for consecutive days Saturday and Sunday for the first time since being placed on the 60-day disabled list and before his Sunday session, he said he felt "no pain" Saturday.


7/26/2015 | Anderson set for first start vs. former team

Brett Anderson returns to the mound in a series opener against the A's on Tuesday, one week after leaving a start against the Braves in the third inning with what seemed to be an Achilles tendon injury but now does not appear to be serious. Sonny Gray starts for the A's, the team Anderson spent his first five big league seasons with.


7/25/2015 | Burns enters late, feels 'great' after groin injury

A day after fouling a ball that bounced up and hit his groin and caused a testicular contusion, A's center fielder Billy Burns entered Saturday's 2-1 loss to the Giants in the seventh inning.


7/25/2015 | Win elusive, but Bassitt proving himself to A's

Chris Bassitt has yet to notch a win in four starts for the A's despite pitching well in all of them, but the right-hander is at least assured of another opportunity for one.


7/25/2015 | Giants reward MadBum after his HR vs. A's

Joe Panik and Matt Duffy collaborated on a tiebreaking sixth-inning rally that lifted the Giants to a 2-1 Interleague triumph Saturday over the Oakland A's at AT&T Park.


7/25/2015 | Hudson, Giants seek Bay Bridge sweep of A's

Tim Hudson takes the hill in Sunday's series finale against the A's at AT&T Park, looking to lead the Giants to a three-game sweep of their Bay Area rival. He'll be opposed by right-hander Kendall Graveman.


7/25/2015 | First start at AT&T Park special for A's Semien

As a kid, Marcus Semien often came to Giants games with his grandmother, Carol Phillips, and dreamed of one day playing a Major League game inside the stadium. On Saturday, the A's shortstop got that chance, making his first professional start at AT&T Park and batting leadoff.


7/25/2015 | Long at-bats doom Chavez to quick hook

Jesse Chavez was put to work Friday night, and the A's pitcher clocked out much earlier than usual. Having completed at least five innings in each of his previous 16 starts this season, Chavez couldn't even record an out in the fourth inning in a 9-3 loss to the Giants.


7/25/2015 | Peavy, Pence lead Giants to win over A's

Hunter Pence collected four hits to back Jake Peavy's six-plus innings of three-run ball as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Oakland Athletics, 9-3, in the series opener Friday night at AT&T Park.


7/25/2015 | Burns exits game with groin contusion

Billy Burns left Friday's game vs. the Giants in the fourth inning after he fouled a ball off the ground and it bounced up to hit him in the groin in the third inning.


7/24/2015 | Bassitt back to square off with Bumgarner

Chris Bassitt will pitch at AT&T Park for the first time Saturday when the A's visit the Giants in the second game of a three-game set. Madison Bumgarner gets the nod for the Giants, fresh off a win over the D-backs in his last start.


7/24/2015 | Zobrist 'just waiting' as trade mill heats up

Multiple sources say the A's are actively shopping infielder Ben Zobrist now that left-hander Scott Kazmir is out the door and with his hometown Houston club. The impending free agent, whose value lies in his versatility, is very much privy to such rumors and acknowledged Friday he wouldn't be surprised to be dealt.




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