The A's got home runs from Ike Davis, Billy Butler and Josh Reddick Monday, and when that happens, they become "a very dangerous" team.
The offense gave Kendall Graveman an early lead and he did the rest, shutting out the Rockies for seven innings in the A's 7-1 win Monday.
The A's are in a position of looking to stay a winning team or sell with where they are in the AL West standings to get younger. What will they do?


Athletics - Team News
Kendall Graveman - S
Kendall Graveman silenced the Rockies with seven shutout innings, helping the Athletics to a... Graveman scattered five hits and three walks while striking out three. All five hits were singles. The right-hander has been terrific since returning from the minor leagues...
Jun 29 9:58PM Read More
Josh Reddick - OF
Josh Reddick went 1-for-3 with a walk and a two-run home run as the Athletics easily defeated... Reddick gave the Athletics a quick 2-0 lead when he popped a two-run home run to right-center off of David Hale in the first inning. It's his 11th of the year but his first...
Jun 29 9:51PM Read More
Billy Butler - DH
Billy Butler had a big night, going 3-for-4 with a double, a home run, two RBI, and three runs... Butler singled and scored in the first inning, clubbed a solo home run in the fourth, knocked in a run with a double in the eighth and later scored on Brett Lawrie's triple....
Jun 29 9:49PM Read More
Brett Lawrie - 3B
Brett Lawrie is absent from the Athletics' lineup Sunday. It looks to be just a routine day off. Max Muncy is at third base with Lawrie on the bench.
Jun 28 9:14AM Read More
Marcus Semien - SS
Marcus Semien is not in the Athletics' lineup Sunday. It appears to simply be a day of rest. Eric Sogard is handling shortstop while Semien sits.
Jun 28 9:13AM Read More
Billy Burns - OF
Billy Burns (hip) is back in the Athletics' lineup Sunday. Burns missed the last two games with a hip flexor injury. The speedy outfielder sports a .322/.363/.422 batting line with 15 stolen bases across 226 plate appearances this...
Jun 28 9:12AM Read More
Billy Burns - OF
Billy Burns (hip) is expected back in the Athletics' lineup Sunday. Burns has sat out the previous two contests with a hip flexor injury. "It’s still a little tight as of last night," manager Bob Melvin said Saturday. "If...
Jun 28 6:33AM Read More
Scott Kazmir - S
Scott Kazmir allowed three runs over seven innings in Saturday's loss to the Royals. Kazmir gave up seven hits and a walk in the loss, striking out six. The loss was his first since June 5, dropping him to 4-5 on the year. The southpaw has a 2.79 ERA and...
Jun 27 3:57PM Read More
Phil Coke - R
Athletics signed LHP Phil Coke to a minor league contract. It will be his third different organization this season. The veteran southpaw should quickly work his way into the A's bullpen.
Jun 27 12:12PM Read More
Stephen Vogt - C
Stephen Vogt (wrist) is in the Athletics starting lineup on Saturday. Vogt was expected to get the day off after he left Friday's game with a bruised wrist after he was hit by a pitch. He was able to avoid any serious injuries though and...
Jun 27 9:41AM Read More
Billy Burns - OF
Billy Burns is not in the Athletics starting lineup on Saturday. It's the second straight game that the speedy outfielder has been on the bench. Sam Fuld is getting the start in his place in center field and hitting leadoff for the...
Jun 27 9:13AM Read More
Kent Matthes - OF
Athletics released OF Kent Matthes. The 28-year-old was struggling at Triple-A Nashville, slashing .233/.294/.358 with two homers, 28 RBI and a 44/17 K/BB ratio in 215 at-bats. He'll look for a minor league...
Jun 27 6:15AM Read More
Matt Carson - OF
Athletics released OF Matt Carson. The 33-year-old outfielder hasn't appeared in the big leagues since 2013 and was hitting just .199/.292/.307 with a 37/18 K/BB ratio in 166 at-bats at Triple-A. It's unclear...
Jun 27 6:13AM Read More
Billy Butler - DH
Billy Butler went 0-for-4 in Friday's loss to the Royals and is hitting .197 with one homer and... If Butler were on a one-year deal instead of a three-year pact, he'd be a real candidate for a benching. As is, the A's will likely stick with him and hope for the best....
Jun 26 10:38PM Read More
Stephen Vogt - C
X-rays on Stephen Vogt's wrist came back negative, and he's day-to-day after being hit by a... Vogt will probably need Saturday off, but it looks like he escaped serious injury.
Jun 26 10:36PM Read More

Team Stats

Oakland Athletics Stats
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S. Vogt7423739721121353.304
J. Reddick7126835771131148.287
B. Lawrie732742478161736.285
M. Semien782903476153618.262
E. Sogard70234266071019.256
B. Butler732763270130634.254

I. Davis00-1001.000.00
S. Doolittle00-1001.020.00
P. Venditte00-4005.240.00
S. Gray93.75016160107.2972.09
T. Clippard13.2503101332.1302.78
S. Kazmir45.4441515090.1852.79
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