Oakland Athletics

Catcher Joey Bart #21 of the San Francisco Giants during the MLB spring training game against the T...
Joseph Jarosz

MLB Spring Training: Important dates to know for Giants, A’s

We’re officially two weeks away from when a majority of MLB pitchers and catchers report for Spring Training. With players reporting to either Arizona for the Cactus League or Florida for the Grapefruit League in mid-February, games begin shortly after, officially kicking off the 2023 MLB season. Baseball coming soon. pic.twitter.com/FXib1AgKBd — MLB (@MLB) February […]
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Oakland A's souvenir hats sit at a concession stand inside the stadium before a game....
Joseph Jarosz

A rookie at 56: Former River Cats announcer talks move to Oakland A’s

Longtime River Cats announcer Johnny Doskow is set to join the Oakland A's broadcast team this season. He talks to Dave and Jason about the move.
2 days ago
Johnny Doskow...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s add Sacramento River Cats announcer to broadcasting team

The Oakland A's announced Friday that longtime River Cats announcer Johnny Doskow is joining their broadcast team in Oakland.
6 days ago
Cole Irvin #19 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Los Angeles Angels during the second in...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s acquire infielder Darell Hernaiz from the Baltimore Orioles for two pitchers

The Oakland the A's traded pitchers Cole Irvin and Kyle Virbitsky to the Baltimore Orioles for minor league infielder Darell Hernaiz.
7 days ago
Jesus Aguilar #99 of the Baltimore Orioles records the last out of a triple play on Bo Bichette #11...
Joseph Jarosz

Report: Oakland A’s agree to 1-year contract with Jesús Aguilar

According to MLB.com's Mark Feinsand, the Oakland A's and first baseman Jesús Aguilar have agreed to a one-year deal.
8 days ago
Sal Bando #6 of the Oakland Athletics is safe at second as Ron Cey #10 of the Los Angeles Dodgers t...
Joseph Jarosz

Former Oakland A’s World Series champion Sal Bando dies at 78

Three-time Oakland A's World Series champion Sal Bando passed away over the weekend. He was 78 years old. He played 3rd base for the A's.
11 days ago
Nick Allen #2 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after scoring a run in the ninth inning against t...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland Athletics announce dates for giveaway items, fireworks and drone shows

The Oakland Athletics kick off their season against the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, March 30, with fans receiving a free schedule.
13 days ago
Pitcher Shintaro Fujinami #17 of Japan signals in the top of the fourth inning during the World Bas...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s agree to one-year contract with Shintaro Fujinami

The Oakland A’s continue to add to their rotation, agreeing to a one-year contract with Japanese pitcher Shintaro Fujinami. ESPN’s Jeff Passan reports the A’s plan to use the 28-year-old pitcher in their rotation. Fujinami joins Oakland after 10 seasons with the Hanshin Tigers where he amassed a 57-54 record with a 3.41 ERA. In […]
20 days ago
Ramon Laureano #22 of the Oakland Athletics leaping at the wall just misses the this ball that goes...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland Athletics agree to 1-year contracts with Kemp, Blackburn and Laureano

Paul Blackburn, Tony Kemp, and Ramón Laureano have agreed to one-year deals to return to the Oakland Athletics in 2023. The team said in its press release announcing the moves that the A’s “have now signed or agreed to terms with all arbitration-eligible players on the 40-man roster.” The A’s have agreed to terms with […]
20 days ago
Tony Kemp #5 of the Oakland A's scores on a single by Seth Brown #15 in the bottom of the eighth in...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s replacing annual Fan Fest event with Spirit Week

The Oakland A's announced plans for its inaugural Spirit Week, which features ticket deals and giveaways and a team happy hour for fans.
22 days ago
Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates while trotting around the bases after hitting ...
Joseph Jarosz

Former A’s catcher Stephen Vogt joins Mariners as bullpen coach

Former Oakland A's catcher and fan favorite Stephen Vogt is taking the next step in his baseball career, joining the Mariners coaching staff.
22 days ago
Liam Hendriks #16 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates a 9-7 win against the Houston Astros in Game ...
Joseph Jarosz

Former A’s pitcher Liam Hendriks announces cancer diagnosis; begin treatment today

Former Oakland A's pitcher Liam Hendriks announced on social media he has been diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
24 days ago
Trevor May #65 of the New York Mets in action against the San Diego Padres during game one of the N...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s sign pitcher Trevor May to 1-year deal

The Oakland A's have agreed to a one-year deal with right-handed pitcher Trevor May. The terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed.
2 months ago
ST LOUIS, MO - MAY 29: Jace Peterson #14 of the Milwaukee Brewers fields a ground ball against the ...
Frankie Cartoscelli

Jace Peterson, Athletics agree to two-year contract

The Oakland A's have reached a two-year agreement with free agent infielder/outfielder Jace Peterson, per FanSided.
2 months ago
Oakland Athletics Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Billy Bean accepts an award for 2...
Joseph Jarosz

A’s Billy Beane promoted to Senior Advisor to the Managing Partner

The Oakland A's announced Friday they've promoted Billy Beane to Senior Advisor to the Managing Partner. He'll work closely with John Fisher.
3 months ago
Adam Engel #15 of the Chicago White Sox scores ahead of the tag from Sean Murphy #12 of the Oakland...
Joseph Jarosz

Chicago White Sox And ‘Half-Dozen Other Teams’ Interested In A’s Sean Murphy

Bruce Irvin of 670 The Score reported over the weekend that the Chicago White Sox is one team that has inquired about catcher Sean Murphy. 
3 months ago
Livan Soto #13 of the Los Angeles Angels reaches second base as Tony Kemp #5 of the Oakland Athleti...
Joseph Jarosz

MLB Commissioner Says ‘We Can’t Go 5 More Years In The Coliseum’ When Discussing Oakland A’s Stadium

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred shared his thoughts about the Oakland A's stadium progress ahead of a recent World Series game.
3 months ago
Sean Murphy #12 of the Oakland A's hits an RBI double in the bottom of the fifth inning at RingCent...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s Catcher Only Bay Area Baseball Player Gold Glove Award Finalist

Oakland A's catcher Sean Murphy has been named a finalist for MLB's Gold Glove Award. Murphy won the award in 2021.
4 months ago
Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates in the dugout after scoring on a double by She...
Joseph Jarosz

Watch: Stephen Vogt’s Family Celebrates His Last Game With Him In Oakland

On Wednesday at the A's final game of the season against the Los Angeles Angels, Stephen Vogt's family was with him every step of the way.
4 months ago
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 07: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics hits a RBI double in ...
Joseph Jarosz

A’s Stephen Vogt Announces Retirement Following 2022 Season

On Thursday, Oakland A's catcher Stephen Vogt announced his retirement following the conclusion of the 2022 season. 
4 months ago
OAKLAND - 1990: Pitcher Dave Stewart #34 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch during a game ag...
Frankie Cartoscelli

Former Oakland A’s Pitcher Dave Stewart’s Says ‘It’s A Dream Come True’ As Team Retires Number

The Oakland A's will retire former World Series MVP Dave Stewart's number 34 jersey on Sunday at the Coliseum.
5 months ago
OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 2: Miguel Tejada #4 of the Oakland A's celebrates hitting a game winning si...
Frankie Cartoscelli

On This Date: A’s Extend Winning Streak To 19

On this date in 2002, Miguel Tejada's walk-off single gave the Oakland A's their 19th consecutive victory, tying an American League record.
5 months ago
Sean Murphy #12 of the Oakland A's celebrates a grand slam in the fifth inning with Seth Brown #15,...
Joseph Jarosz

Oakland A’s announce 2023 Spring Training Schedule

The Oakland A's open its 2023 Spring Training against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa.
5 months ago
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 30: Dermis Garcia #76 and Sean Murphy #12 of the Oakland Athletics celebrat...
Frankie Cartoscelli

Murphy’s 5-RBI Night Leads A’s To Third-Straight Win

Although the 2022 season has been a forgettable one for the Oakland A's, they have put together a solid stretch of play since August 20th.
5 months ago