KEY MOMENT: With one on and one out in the Oakland second, Angels second baseman Johnny Giavotella misplayed what should have been an inning-ending double-play grounder. The Athletics scored an unearned run — their first of two on the day — and the Angels trailed the rest of the way.
“Now pitching for the Oakland Athletics, right-hander – and left-hander – Pat Venditte.” Nearly a half-century ago, we put a man on the moon. That was not nearly as giant of a leap as putting a switch-pitcher on the mound.Read full article >>
Albert Pujols homered in the first inning and C.J. Wilson pitched seven innings of two-hit ball as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 1-0 Saturday night.
Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with eighth-inning homers, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a seesaw 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.
Oakland Athletics switch-pitcher Pat Venditte has fallen victim to the injury bug that has forced him to be placed on the 15-day disabled list. Continue for updates. Venditte Has Shoulder Strain Friday, June 12 According to the A's official...Show More Summary
The Angels could get their first regular-season look at Pat Venditte, the ambidextrous Oakland reliever who pitches both right-handed and left-handed, when the Angels and Athletics open a three-game series in Anaheim on Friday night...
Sam Fuld scored the winning run on a slide into home to just beat the throw with one out in the ninth on Josh Reddick's grounder, and the Oakland Athletics snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-4 win against the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.
Oakland Athletics third baseman Brett Lawrie has sent flowers to the woman who was severely injured when a piece of his broken bat hit her in the head during a game at Fenway Park last week.
Athletics third baseman Brett Lawrie has sent flowers to the woman who was seriously injured when she was hit in the head by Lawrie's broken bat at Fenway Park last week.
Mitch Moreland hit a long home run and Nick Martinez outpitched Sonny Gray as the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Rusney Castillo hit a solo homer and an RBI single during a seven-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Boston Red Sox over the Oakland Athletics 7-4 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
The woman who suffered “life threatening injuries” Friday during a game between the Red Sox and Oakland Athletics in Boston is said to be in serious but stable condition, and is expected to survive. Boston police officer spokesperson...Show More Summary
Joe Kelly pitched six solid innings to earn his first win since his initial start of the season, Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Saturday.
A baseball game can be a dangerous place for spectators. Unfortunately, we were reminded of that fact last night during a game between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. The incident occurred during the top of the second inning, when A’s third baseman Brett Lawrie hit a grounder to second base […]
BOSTON (AP) — A fan whose head was bloodied by a broken bat that flew into the stands at Fenway Park was in the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said. The game between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox was halted...Show More Summary
The game between the Boston Red Sox and Oakland Athletics on Friday took a harrowing turn in the second inning when a woman suffered life-threatening injuries after she was hit in the face by a broken bat. It all happened when Oakland...Show More Summary
BOSTON (AP) — A woman was removed from the Fenway Park stands bleeding from the head after being struck by a broken bat during the game between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox.
Oakland's Pat Venditte became the first pitcher in 20 years to throw with both arms in the same game, but Boston's Wade Miley pitched neatly into the eighth inning as the Red Sox beat the Athletics 4-2 on Friday night.
BOSTON (AP) — A woman was removed from the Fenway Park stands bleeding from the head after being struck by a broken bat during the game between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox. The fan was carried off on a stretcher after the top of the second inning Friday night. Show More Summary
There was a frightening incident Friday during the Oakland Athletics-Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park, as a broken-bat shard struck a fan in the stands. According to ESPN.com's Gordon Edes, Athletics third baseman Brett Lawrie's bat broke, sending a piece into the stands. Show More Summary