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Two big deals make White Sox contenders again; will Cubs follow suit?

Happy days are here again for White Sox fans. In barely the time it would take Adam Dunn to whiff, the south-siders soared into contention again last night, signing closer David Robertson and trading for starter Jeff Samardzija.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Adam LaRoche fills big hole in the White Sox lineup and in the clubhouse

4 weeks agoSports : Globetrotting

When the White Sox traded Adam Dunn to the A's last August, nobody worried about missing Dunn's strikeouts or his Mendoza Line batting average.

Cat Town Cafe, The First Operational Cat Cafe in the United States Opens in Oakland, California

2 months agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Cat Town Cafe in Oakland, California opened this past weekend and became the first operational cat cafe in the United States. Founders Ann Dunn of Cat Town Adoptions and Adam Myatt have made it their mission to socialize adoptable cats with humans in the comfortable, relaxed environment of the café. Appointments are available on an […]

The First Operational Cat Café in the United States Opens in Oakland, California

2 months agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Cat Town Café in Oakland, California opened this past weekend and became the first operational cat café in the United States. Founders Ann Dunn of Cat Town Adoptions and Adam Myatt have made it their mission to socialize adoptable cats with humans in the comfortable, relaxed environment of the café. Appointments are available on an […]

Billy Beane Says The Athletics' Trades Paid Off

3 months agoSports : Deadspin

This was the year the Athletics pushed in their chips, acquiring the likes of Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel, Adam Dunn, and especially Jon Lester. It didn't work out that way: the team with MLB's best record at the trade deadline ended up settling for a wild card and bowing out in a one-game playoff. GM Billy Beane counts that as a success. Read more...

Adam Dunn warms the bench as Royals sprint past A's in wild wild-card game

After 2,001 games, Adam Dunn finally made it to the postseason Sunday. He had one of the best seats in the house last night, and now his playoff career is over.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Adam Dunn to Retire: Looking Back at Big Donkey's Career

After 14 seasons in the majors, slugger Adam Dunn has decided to call it a career and announced his retirement from Major League Baseball on Twitter Wednesday morning: The 34-year-old’s decision came on the heels of the Oakland Athletics’ loss to the Kansas City Royals in American League Wild Card Game on Tuesday night. Show More Summary

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

3 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, […]

Adam Dunn set to retire

3 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.

Adam Dunn Will Retire

3 months agoSports : Deadspin

This is a legitimate bummer: after waiting 14 years and 2,001 games to make it to his first-ever postseason, Adam Dunn never got into last night's game. And now he's says he's calling it a career. Read more...

Adam Dunn Set to Retire After 14-Year MLB Career

Not long after watching from the bench as the Oakland Athletics were eliminated from the postseason, Adam Dunn has decided to retire. SportsCenter's Twitter feed, via ESPN's Pedro Gomez, provided the news of the 34-year-old's decision: MLB.com's Jane Lee added some more details: It really is a sad ending for Dunn. Show More Summary

Athletics' Adam Dunn Set for 1st Career Postseason Appearance After 2,001 Games

After logging 2,001 regular-season games, Oakland Athletics designated hitter Adam Dunn is finally set to make the first postseason appearance of his career in Tuesday's American League wild-card game against the Kansas City Royals.Show More Summary

Adam Dunn waves good-bye

Twelve days ago, when Adam Dunn was traded to the A's, White Sox fans assumed they'd seen the last of him—but he's back in town this week for a final farewell. Oakland, struggling for a playoff spot, arrived Monday for a four-game series.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Root for Adam Dunn to make the playoffs (finally)

Adam Dunn is a gift, and we almost lost him to retirement. We still can. Root for him. Unless you're rooting for a team in direct opposition to them, you should be pulling for the Athletics to make the playoffs. It's not because it's...Show More Summary

Adam Dunn understands White Sox fans' anger

4 months agoSports : Globetrotting

A mix of polite applause and resentful boos greeted Adam Dunn on his first trip to the plate Monday night at U.S. Cellular Field.

Biggest MLB Duds of Week 23, Position by Position

This past week, MLB produced its share of memorable moments, including an Adam Dunn homer in his first at-bat as a member of the Oakland A’s and the combined no-hitter by the Philadelphia Phillies against the Atlanta Braves. As usual,...Show More Summary

Sox save seven figures on Adam Dunn after losing eight figures

If you just got back to town after the Labor Day weekend, you may have noticed something missing: Adam Dunn. Dunn had of course been missing ever since he got to Chicago four seasons ago.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Adam Dunn homers in 1st game with Oakland

While he's long been an Athletic in the hearts of many, Dunn finally got a chance to suit up with Oakland. Adam Dunn had earned #TrueAthletic status long before suiting up in the home whites, and clobbering a two-run homer in his first...Show More Summary

Dunn Homers in 1st At-Bat for A's, Tops White Sox

4 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Adam Dunn provided instant pop for the struggling Athletics, hitting a towering, two-run homer in his first at-bat for Oakland to highlight a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday in a matchup of playoff contenders.

Adam Dunn Hits Home Run in First Plate Appearance with Oakland Athletics

The Oakland Athletics just acquired slugger Adam Dunn from the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, Aug. 31, and the trade is already paying dividends. In his first at-bat wearing the green and gold, Dunn skied a two-run bomb to right field. The...Show More Summary

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