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Top 5 storylines for A's final 40 games of 2017 season
With 40 games left in the regular season and the playoffs out of sight, there's still plenty the A's can learn to end the 2017 season.
Bregman's big night against A's catches attention of his counterpart
On Friday night in Houston, two of baseball's best young talents on the hot corner went up against each other and showed their skills.
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways as A's can't find answers vs Keuchel
The A's were no match for Dallas Keuchel as they begin their road series against the Astros Friday night in Houston with a loss.
Why Sean Manaea's outing vs Astros was so huge for him
Sean Manaea took home the loss Friday night, but it was still a big step forward.
Highlights: Tattoo? Drawing? This guy likes Keuchel too much
One Astros fan brought dedication to a whole new level on Friday night.
Drive of the Game: Joyce jacks his 18th home run of 2017
Matt Joyce provided all the A's offense Friday night in a loss to the Astros.
Q & A's: Karaoke songs, bad fads and picking superpowers
Let's play some rapid fire of Q & A's.
After country music detour, Giles instrumental in A's ballpark quest
Chris Giles went from leaving the 49ers to pursuing a music career to becoming the A's COO. It's been quite the journey...
The A's Insider Podcast: New COO Chris Giles
Team COO Chris Giles joins Joe Stiglich on the latest episode of The A's Insider Podcast to talk his goals for the team and a passion for music.
Manfred on pace issues: ‘Confident that we will have changes for next year’
Major League Baseball games are taking a record amount of time this season, averaging over three hours every nine innings...
Baseball and the American Dream with Tabitha Soren
MTV host turned photojournalist, Tabitha Soren joins the boys on A’s Pregame Live for a special look behind the scenes of America’s pastime.
Bochy, Melvin need to start giving us something out-of-the-box-y
The Giants and A's aren't good, and baseball’s window to captivate the easily distracted has pretty much been closed...
A's blow back-and-forth battle with the Royals, drop series
On Tuesday night, the A's pulled off a huge comeback to take down the Royals, but one day later was a different story in Oakland.
Athletics balldude
A's balldude leaves Royals reliever completely hanging after catch
The Royals' reliever seated in bullpen just wanted to congratulate the A's balldude. Instead, what ensued was an awkward moment...
Matt Joyce high five
In shadow of controversy, Joyce now drawing attention for right reasons
While the A's stack their lineup with youngsters, veteran Matt Joyce has held on to his spot and is putting together a solid August.
Highlights: A's respond with six in eighth to beat Royals
After the Royals scored five runs in the top of the eighth to take an 8-4 lead, the A's did this...
Joyce 'saw the cards unfolding' ahead of go-ahead hit vs KC
After the A's beat the Royals 10-8, Matt Joyce discusses helping all the young players on the team.
Khris Davis celebrates home run
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways as A's score six in eighth to beat KC
After allowing five runs in the top of the eighth, the A's scored six runs in the bottom of the inning to stun the Royals Tuesday night.
Drive of the Game: Khris Davis' 33rd homer gives A's lead
Khris Davis gave the A's a 4-3 lead over the Royals Tuesday with another long home run.
Maxwell handing ball to Cotton
What has happened to the Jharel Cotton that drew Pedro comparisons?
Following his first start of 2017, Jharel Cotton received praise from Pedro Martinez. Since then, the A's rookie hasn't met those expectations.
Drive of the Game: Cotton yields first career homer to Royal
After seven years in the minor leagues, Cam Gallagher's first career major league homer was a grand slam.
Highlights: Chapman runs a mile to make catch vs Royals
Is that an A's fan or a Packers fan that made that catch?
Cam Gallager celebrates grand slam
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways from A's 6-2 loss to Royals
A recent Royals call-up touched up Jharel Cotton Monday night as the A's fell to Kansas City 6-2 at the Coliseum.
Former A's reliever returns to AL West in trade
As the Astros push to make a serious World Series run, they added bullpen help in Tyler Clippard via trade with the White Sox...
Highlights: A's bats show up to split series with Orioles
The A's dropped a nine-spot on the scoreboard to take down the Orioles Sunday in Oakland.
Drive of the Game: Chapman crushes changeup for eighth homer
In a short period of time, Matt Chapman has already shown off his power in Oakland.
A's message to Matt Olson after trading Yonder Alonso
Ever since the A's traded Yonder Alonso, Matt Olson has taken advantage of his opportunity.
Storytime with Dallas: Creating the worst shower ever
Dallas Braden shares the story of how he sabotaged a Double-A teammate's loofah shower sponge and made the guy scream.
Storytime with Dallas: Prank involving 'Bonus Baby' & car
Dallas Braden takes you back to the time during Instructional League when he tricked a highly-touted prospect into thinking his car had been stolen.
A's knock three home runs, Graveman goes seven strong in win vs Orioles
The A's flexed their muscle at the plate and on the hill Sunday in Oakland to split their four-game series with the Orioles.
Name That Teammate: Dallas IDs fellow lefty, current A's CF
Dallas Braden took another crack at identifying former teammates by the sound of their voice and got both this time...
Sean Manaea searching for answers after worst start of big league career
Sean Manaea is seen as a future staff ace for the A's. On Saturday, he was only able to record one out against the Orioles...
Brodie's hot rap song causes Dallas to bust out dance moves
This is probably the most entertaining video you will watch all day...
Manaea doesn't mince words, last three starts were 'awful'
The A's left hander has struggled and had the shortest outing of his career Saturday night against the Orioles...
Why has Sean Manaea's velocity been down? Melvin answers...
Sean Manaea struggled mightily against the Orioles. Manager Bob Melvin thinks he knows why...
Highlights: Arms, power on display yet A's fall to Orioles
The A's fell behind early and could not recover in a Saturday night loss to the Orioles...
Drive of the Game: Davis' bomb cuts into early deficit
Khris Davis muscles up and gets the A's on the board Saturday night against the Orioles...
Instant Analysis: Orioles rough up Manaea, power past Athletics
Sean Manaea lasted just 1/3 of an inning as the Orioles hit 20 doubles and jumped all over the A's early and cruised to a win in Oakland...
Name That Teammate: Braden can't ID ex-A's closer's voice
Dallas Braden joins Brodie Bigglesworth for the first installment of Name That Teammate on A's Pregame Live.
UVA product Sean Doolittle reacts to 'disgusting' Charlottesville rally
Former A's reliever Sean Doolittle, who spent three years at the University of Virginia, has spoken out on white nationalists rallying through Charlottesville and the campus.
Part 1: 15 years later, remembering A's 20-game streak
Take a trip down memory lane as A's players and broadcasters look back at the 20-game winning streak in 2002.
Trade or no trade, Jed Lowrie keeps producing for A's
As a productive veteran on the A's, Jed Lowrie seems like a prime trade candidate. Instead of being distracted though, he keeps on hitting.
Highlights: Jed Lowrie pulls quick one on Tim Beckham
Along with his bat, Jed Lowrie also flashed his leather Friday in the A's win.
Melvin praises Pinder: 'Nothing but good things to say'
From his hitting to his versatility, Bob Melvin shows how good Chad Pinder has been since the A's called him up.
How has Jed Lowrie been such a doubles machine this season?
A's second baseman breaks down his big double after the team's 5-4 win over the Orioles in Oakland.
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways from A's rally to end losing streak
The A's put an end to their three-game losing streak as they added two on the scoreboard in the bottom of the eighth to beat the Orioles.
Drive of the Game: Matt Olson goes deep to dead center
A's rookie Matt Olson shows off his power Friday night in Oakland against the Orioles.
First 5 California: Rajai Davis' early wake-up call
"I want daddy! I want daddy! I want daddy baseball!"
A's lineup: Boog Powell scratched late right before team debut
The A's made multiple roster moves on Friday, including bring up outfielder Boog Powell, the player they acquired for Yonder Alonso.
Khris Davis celebrates with Bob Melvin
Melvin commends Davis' 'courage' for addressing mental battle with throwing
Khris Davis didn't have to do it. He didn't have to write about what hinders his ability to throw. But he did and his manager applauds the decision.
Smith: Orioles rookie's 'probably best hitter on the planet'
After an Orioles rookie took Chris Smith deep twice, there's only one explanation for the A's pitcher.
Highlights: A's Jed Lowrie continues to be doubles machine
Jed Lowrie doubles twice in Thursday's loss as he leads the American League with 35.
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways as A's fall to Orioles' four home runs
The A's lost their third straight game as the Orioles went back-to-back home runs two different times Thursday night in Oakland.
Drive of the Game: Adam Jones hammers hanging breaking ball
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones crushes one off Chris Smith in Oakland.
A's are all ears to fans' ideas on new ballpark with launch of website
The A's have a strong goal of announcing the site of a new ballpark by the end of 2017. And they, want your opinion on the matter...
A's slugger Khris Davis opens up on dealing with 'The Creature'
A's left fielder Kris Davis has slugged 31 home runs this season for Oakland, yet when it comes to his throwing, that's a whole different story.
Dave Kaval
How much impact will A's public stadium survey really have?
If the A's want to ask their fans' input on the fate of the new stadium, they'd better follow through and respect the answers they get...
A's players to wear jersey nicknames: Who's the 'Baby Prince'?
The A's will have some fun with the inaugural "Players Weekend" later in August and there's definitely some creative A's nicknames.
A's swept by Mariners in two-game home series
In a quick two-game set, the A's couldn't match the Mariners as they fell again to Seattle Wednesday in Oakland...
Was MLB wrong to suspend umpire Joe West?
Long-time umpire Joe West was suspended three games for comments made about Adrian Beltre. And the Rangers' third baseman weighed in...
Alonso celebrates with Martin
In odd dynamic, Graveman used knowledge of Alonso to attack Mariners 1B
Just two days ago, Kendall Graveman and Yonder Alonso were teammates. On Tuesday, in a unique situation, they competed against each other.
Highlights: Don't bunt on Chappy -- rookie nails speedster
Yonder Alonso received a nice ovation from A's fans in his first game since being traded.
Kyle Seager scores
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways from A's 7-6 10-inning loss to Mariners
Khris Davis drove in four runs and the A's built a 6-2 lead, but it wasn't enough as the Mariners rallied for a 7-6 win in 10 innings Tuesday night.
Drive of the Game: Healy crushes 21st home run of season
Ryon Healy gave the A's a 4-2 lead with this blast...
A's update: Playing a game of cat-and-mouse with Alonso
Insider Joe Stiglich provides an update on the A's rotation for the rest of the week.
First 5 California: For the Brugmans, it's all about books
For A's OF Jaycob Brugman -- reading to his kids is a high priority.
Yonder Alonso celebrating home run
A's lineup: Yonder Alonso batting second in Mariners debut
Two days after being traded by the A's to the Mariners, Yonder Alonso is batting at the top of the lineup Tuesday at the Coliseum.
MLB Power Rankings: Panda sighting at AT&T; youth movement for A's
Matt Chapman is hitting .231 with seven home runs and 18 RBI through 34 games this season...
Highlights: Timely hitting fuels no-quit A's in win over LA
First they were up, then they were down, but ultimately Oakland found a way to get past the Angels...
One thing stood out in A's win vs Angels: There's just no...
Bob Melvin was very impressed with Sunday's win against the Angels. He took the time to explain Sunday afternoon...
After comeback win, Alonso enjoys one last plane ride with A's
Alonso, who often talks of the importance of team unity, veteran leadership and camaraderie, was in no hurry to leave his A’s teammates...
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways as A's score season-high to win series
In a back-and-forth offensive explosion, the A's rallied for five runs in the eighth inning to come back and beat the Angels on the road.
Drive of the Game: Khris Davis crushes one the opposite way
Khris Davis continues to show off his power to right field with his 29th home run of the season on Sunday.
Billy Beane opens up on acquiring injured prospects in Sonny Gray trade
The A's sent their ace Sonny Gray to the Yankees before the MLB trade deadline, and in return two of Oakland's three new prospects are on the shelf.
Brodie, Dallas and Stew take Angels concession stand tour
The Angels have some wild food at their ballpark. What do Brodie, Dallas and Stew have to say about these options.
Melvin's take on Alonso trade: 'It's time for Matt Olson'
A's manager Bob Melvin will miss Yonder Alonso, but he's excited for more young players to step up.
Phrase that Matt Joyce left out of his apology is key to talking the talk
Matt Joyce said what he shouldn't have, but importantly the words he left out of his apology speak loudly in the right ways.
A's All-Star Alonso reacts to being traded: 'Surprised, but at the same time...'
Yonder Alonso broke out with a career year in Oakland this season making his first All-Star team. On Sunday, they sent him to Seattle...
A's trade Yonder Alonso to Mariners
The A's traded Yonder Alonso and his 22 home runs Sunday morning, and the All-Star will be staying in the AL West...
Canha steals home
Canha deflects credit for A's first steal of home since 2008
Mark Canha gets credit for steal home on Saturday night, but in his eyes, it was his teammate steal second that helped lead to his theft.
Dustin Garneau swinging against Angels
On short notice, new A's catcher Garneau impresses, meshes with Blackburn
Dustin Garneau didn't have much time to get to know Paul Blackburn on Saturday. But their 30-minute cram session appeared to be enough...
Highlights: Rajai, Canha drop double-steal on Angels in win
Matt Chapman made another fantastic play, but it was an A's fan that stole the show Saturday night in Anaheim.
Melvin: Blackburn 'has been as consistent' as anyone
Bob Melvin discusses Paul Blackburn's outing against the Angels.
Drive of the Game: Garneau's two-run single in A's debut
In his first game since coming over from Colorado, catcher Dustin Garneau broke Saturday's game open with a two-run single.
Blackburn pitching against Angels
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways as Blackburn halts A's skid
Paul Blackburn held the Angels scoreless for 6.2 innings as the A's won 5-0 Saturday night to end their seven-game losing streak.
A-moji: Red Sox dance, Jackson's great catch, bullepn antics
Brodie, Dallas and Stew provide their take on some of the best moments of the week.
Braden calls out fans: You bought a ticket, not a hall pass
A's Pregame hots Dallas Braden and Dave Stewart give an impassioned perspective after the Matt Joyce incident in Anaheim...
A's update: Team rallies around Joyce after apology
According to A's Insider Joe Stiglich, teammates don't condone Matt Joyce's anti-gay comment but still are looking to support the outfielder...
Joyce issues apology to LGBTQ community: I'm deeply ashamed
The A's Matt Joyce will serve a two-game suspension after his use of anti-gay slur Friday night in a game against the Angels...
A's OF Matt Joyce used anti-gay slur in argument with fan
A heated and frustrating moment in Friday night's loss to the Angels has the Oakland outfielder facing some ugly allegations -- the OF has since responded...
Stinging loss makes bittersweet night for A's rookie in front of family
With a cheering section of a couple hundered watching, Matt Chapman went deep, but mistakes turned into a rough A's loss Friday night.
Highlights: Brugman lays out, snags catch Superman-style
A's rookie Jaycob Brugman made the play of the game Friday night in a road loss to the Angels.
Angered Melvin: 'Everything that could go wrong, did'
After an 8-6 loss to the Angels, A's manager Bob Melvin shows clear frustrations.
Instant Analysis: A's come crumbling down late in loss to Angels
The A's led by two going into the bottom of the seventh inning, but then the Angels exploded for four runs...
Braden and Stew break down Scioscia's legacy, longevity
As both a player and manager, Mike Scioscia has made a name for himself that should be remembered.
Drive of the Game: Chapman shows power in front of family
With his family watching in Southern California, A's rookie Matt Chapman went deep Friday night vs. the Angels.
A's update: Will new catcher join the team soon?
The A's have a new catcher, but when will he join the team? Insider Joe Stiglich with the latest news.
Graveman shows rust, looks to move forward after seven-run outing
After 2 1/2 months on the shelf, Kendall Graveman was back on the bump for the A's. Safe to say, it didn't go as planned.
Highlights: Pinder goes all out for great diving catch
Chad Pinder continues to show he can do it all for the A's.
What exactly went wrong for Graveman in first start back?
Kendall Graveman wraps his head around his short outing against the Giants on Thursday night.
Melvin breaks down how Graveman was off in return vs Giants
Kendall Graveman was finally pitching again for the A's on Thursday night. The outing was not what they hoped for.
Drive of the Game: Rajai Davis pulls it over left field wall
Rajai Davis goes deep in the A's 11-2 loss to the Giants Thursday night at AT&T Park.
Instant Analysis: Five takeaways from Graveman's rough return in A's loss
In his return from the DL, Kendall Graveman only lasted two innings as the A's were smacked around in the Bay Bridge Series finale.