Oakland Athletics


SAN FRANCISCO — The spotlight focused on Marcus Semien’s defense when the season began, no surprise given the improvement needed there from a year ago.


SAN FRANCISCO — The month Daniel Mengden circled on his calendar was September.


SAN FRANCISCO — Josh Reddick is sure to be mentioned in plenty of trade rumors over the next month, and the team just across the Bay has at least a degree of interest in the A’s right fielder.


OAKLAND -– The Oakland A’s claimed right-handed pitcher Nick Tepesch off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers, the club announced Monday.