Oakland Athletics

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September 18, 2019 - 7:52 pm
Mark Canha hit an RBI double with two outs in the 11th inning and the Oakland Athletics edged the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Wednesday to hold their lead atop the AL wild-card race. The Athletics, who have won seven of eight, began the day two games ahead of Tampa Bay for the top wild-card spot...
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August 29, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Bob Melvin had just burned through his bullpen to win a nip-and-tuck shootout against Kansas City on Thursday, and the Oakland A's manager leaned back in his chair and asked ruefully: "How many relievers did the Yankees use today?" He was joking, of course. Melvin knew full well that New York had...
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August 28, 2019 - 10:16 pm
Hunter Dozier homered before driving in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, Ryan O'Hearn also went deep and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Oakland Athletics 6-4 on Wednesday night. Tim Hill (2-0) tossed two perfect innings in relief of Jakob Junis for the Royals, and Ian Kennedy...
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August 27, 2019 - 11:03 pm
Marcus Semien provided just enough early offense and Mike Fiers and three Oakland relievers combined to shut down the Kansas City Royals in a 2-1 victory Tuesday night. Semien had hits in his first two at-bats of the game, coming around to score in the first inning and driving in a run in the...
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August 26, 2019 - 11:28 pm
Marcus Semien homered, tripled and drove in a career-high seven runs as the Oakland Athletics set season highs for runs and hits in a 19-4 thrashing of the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Jurickson Profar, Matt Chapman and Khris Davis also went deep for the A's, who are locked in a tight race...
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August 16, 2017 - 8:07 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Alex Gordon hit a go-ahead RBI single in the top of the ninth after Oakland tied it in the bottom of the eighth, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Athletics 7-6 on Wednesday. Alcides Escobar doubled to start the ninth against Blake Treinen (1-1), matching his season high...
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August 15, 2017 - 12:10 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Cam Gallagher hit a grand slam for his first career home run and second big league hit, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 6-2 on Monday night. Gallagher's shot into the left-field seats in the sixth inning marked the first grand slam by a Royals rookie...
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