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Oakland A's: State of the Franchise at the Start of the 2014-15 Offseason

My fellow Oakland A's fans: This week, we have seen two sweeps in the ALDS. Two World Series favorites were knocked out. One game ended in a walk-off. Another went 18 innings. Unfortunately, none of those games involved the Athletics. Tonight,...Show More Summary

The 5 Most Heartbreaking Games of the Oakland Athletics' Stretch Run

A season that began with so much promise ended with the Oakland Athletics skidding into the last wild-card spot then heading home after a marathon game that seemed to sum up the year as a whole. The A's were 72-44 on August 9, four games ahead of the Los Angeles Angels and outscoring opponents by nearly 100 runs more than the next-best team. Show More Summary

Major League Baseball Roundup

5 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Bench coach Chip Hale was granted permission from the Oakland Athletics to interview for managerial openings with the Minnesota Twins and Arizona Diamondbacks.

John Lackey's Postseason Pedigree Paying Big Dividends for Cardinals

Past postseason success doesn't necessarily equal future postseason success. Just ask Jon Lester, who entered his start in the Oakland Athletics' do-or-die wild-card playoff Sept. 30 with a sterling October resume, yet coughed up six...Show More Summary

The week's best photojournalism

Cattle rest under a setting sun on the Great Hungarian Plain in Hortobagy, east of Budapest. | (REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh) Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Luke Gregerson sits in the dugout as Kansas City Royals fans celebrate above him after Oakland lost 9-8 in the American League wild-card playoff game. Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: Day 2 Schedule, Updated AL and NL Series Predictions

Anything can happen in October, especially when 10 of Major League Baseball's best teams get together in a dogfight for the World Series title. Two teams have already been eliminated from the 2014 MLB playoffs, as the Oakland Athletics and Pittsburgh Pirates just couldn't hang with their opponents in the wild card play-in games. Show More Summary

MLB Playoff Bracket 2014: Updated Predictions After Wild Card Games

Holy Bret Saberhagen — the Kansas City Royals aren't satisfied with simply making the postseason. The team that had been known for its futility over the last 20 years battled through the Wild Card Game with the Oakland Athletics andShow More Summary

NLDS Schedule 2014: Where and When to Watch Each Scintillating Matchup

The National League has a lot to live up to. The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics kicked off the postseason with the American League play-in game on Tuesday, and it was arguably one of the top games of the entire 2014 season....Show More Summary

Royals vs. Angels: Game 1 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 MLB Playoffs

The Kansas City Royals are really making sure they milk their first postseason appearance in 29 years. Just two days after the Royals won a 12-inning thriller against the Oakland Athletics, Mike Moustakas put aside the small-ball talk...Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: Last-Minute Preview for Royals vs. Angels Game 1

Do the Kansas City Royals have any magic left after a dramatic 12-inning victory over the Oakland Athletics? Or will the top-seeded Los Angeles Angels flex their muscles and set the tone in Game 1 of the American League Division Series? First,...Show More Summary

Los Angeles Angels vs. Kansas City Royals Game 1: Live Score and ALDS Highlights

Fresh off their instant-classic play-in victory over the Oakland Athletics, the Kansas City Royals will travel to Anaheim, California, to face the Los Angeles Angels for their first American League Divisional Series game in 29 years. Down...Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: Previews and Predictions for Thursday's Games

American League baseball fans may have finally caught their breath after Tuesday's extra-inning thriller between the Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics, but it's time for more playoff baseball Thursday. In fact, fans will be treated to a doubleheader of action as the Division Series kick off with a pair of Game 1s. Show More Summary

Royals vs. Angels: Game 1 Time, TV Info, Live Stream and More

The Kansas City Royals rode their luck in the one-game playoff against the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday, but the problem with luck is that it's bound to turn around at some point. Kansas City might've used up eight of its nine lives in that 9-8 victory. Show More Summary

MLB Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Brian Cashman, Jon Niese and More

The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics kicked off the MLB postseason in grand style Tuesday, but there are far more teams that have already shifted their attention toward the offseason. There will be plenty of rumors and speculation...Show More Summary

MLB Playoff Bracket 2014: Postseason Schedule, Viewing Information and More

After watching the Kansas City Royals hold off the Oakland Athletics in the first game of the 2014 MLB Playoffs, even casual baseball fans have caught the postseason bug once again. There’s nothing in sports quite like October baseball. With...Show More Summary

These Athletics are done, but there will be others

Billy Beane's latest group is headed for a breakup, but as always happens with Oakland, there will be new A's to cheer for soon. The 2014 Athletics are no more, and it's also the likely end of this particular core's run of dominance....Show More Summary

Adam Dunn tweets about his retirement and accidentally starts a funny meme

5 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Adam Dunn’s team put up one heck of a fight against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, with designated hitter Dunn stuck on the bench all night, the Oakland Athletics lost, 9-8. Dunn, who played a total of 2,001 games over 14 seasons finally, finally made it to the playoffs only to, well, […]

MLB Playoff Schedule 2014: Breaking Down Updated Bracket After Royals Win

The MLB postseason got off to a rousing start Tuesday evening when the Kansas City Royals advanced after coming back late in their game against the Oakland Athletics and eventually winning in extra innings. For a club that has endured...Show More Summary

Adam Dunn set to retire

5 months agoSports : Globetrotting

Former Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn, who finally made it to the playoffs with the Oakland Athletics but never got off the bench in Tuesday night's wild-card game, is expected to retire after a 14-year career.

MLB Playoffs 2014: Predictions for Top World Series Contenders

The 2014 MLB playoffs kicked off Tuesday evening, with the Kansas City Royals earning the right to face the Los Angeles Angels in the American League Division Series by beating the Oakland Athletics, 9-8. It was a captivating commencement to the postseason that went extra innings. Show More Summary

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