OAKLAND -- Oakland Athletics coaches knew very little about Shane Peterson before spring training. Of all the players in A's camp, Peterson made the strongest impression.
OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics have been given an opportunity. They get to play the Houston Astros 19 times this season.
OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics have won 10 games in a row against the American League West. They have a chance to make it 11 on Wednesday by sweeping the Houston Astros.