Scott Kazmir pitched four scoreless innings, Ben Zobrist hit a three-run homer and the Oakland Athletics beat a San Diego Padres split squad 13-2 on Tuesday.
With the production of the film Moneyball back in 2011, Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane became a nationally known figure. Since that outstanding movie's release, the A's have been even more successful and Beane has been evenShow More Summary
Zack Greinke gave up one hit, a homer to Josh Phegley, in three innings, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 10-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Monday.
Barry Zito, attempting a comeback at age 36 after a year off from baseball, threw four scoreless innings in relief as the Oakland Athletics beat a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 5-2 on Sunday.
Cubs third base prospect Kris Bryant got into the game late, then hit two home runs in front of his hometown Las Vegas fans to highlight Chicago's 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday.
Matt Cain was roughed up for four runs in 1 2-3 innings and Billy Burns collected three hits for a second straight game as the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 Saturday in a split-squad game.
Jake Arrieta allowed an unearned run over four innings in his second start of the spring as the Chicago Cubs beat the Oakland Athletics 5-3 in the opener of a two-game exhibition series at Cashman Field.
Edinson Volquez had a shaky start, but Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer to offset a two-run double by former teammate Billy Butler and the Kansas City Royals beat an Oakland Athletics split squad 8-4 Friday.
One of the historic logos of the Oakland Athletics is an elephant balancing on a large ball, brandishing a baseball bat. The decoration evoked familiar images of the circus, where dancing elephants were long a major draw.
Scott Kazmir pitched 2 2-3 innings in his first spring start and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 Thursday.
It's funny because it's true! Beane & Melvin broke the trade news to Will. Told teammates he won't forget where he came from. #FerrellTakesTheField pic.twitter.com/oRHH5z57aX — Oakland Athletics (@Athletics) March 12, 2015 NOT ANOTHER ALL-STAR DOWN THE DRAIN, BILLY. FIRST JOSH DONALDSON. THEN EVERY OTHER STAR PLAYER. NOW THIS.
SARASOTA, Florida — On his way to superstardom, Manny Machado was sideswiped. Bushwhacked. Waylaid. Left knee. Right knee. Two major surgeries. Too much time rehabbing. Toss in the freak-out weekend against the Oakland Athletics last...Show More Summary
Brandon Moss had a home run and a triple against his former team, but the Cleveland Indians lost to the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Wednesday.
Despite reaching the American League wild-card game last year, the Athletics overhauled their team, as they often do.
Sonny Gray pitched into the third inning, Barry Zito went 2 2-3 innings and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 in an exhibition game Tuesday.
Chi Chi Gonzalez threw three scoreless innings, Rougned Odor homered and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 4-1 Monday.
C.J. Wilson pitched three strong innings in his spring debut for the Los Angeles Angels during an 8-7 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Saturday.
Manager Joe Maddon made his spring debut with the Chicago Cubs on Thursday, a 2-2 tie against Barry Zito and the Oakland Athletics.
Buster Posey doubled in two runs and walked in his first appearance of the spring, but Josh Reddick had three hits and drove in a pair of runs in leading the Oakland Athletics to a 9-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Wednes...
World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was roughed up in his exhibition debut, and Marcus Semien hit a pair of home runs as the Oakland Athletics opened their new spring training home by beating the champion San Francisco Giants 9-4 Tuesday.