Latest Stephen Piscotty News

Olson, Pinder homer, lead Irvin, A's over Rockies 6-3

Jun. 06, 2021 01:43 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Cole Irvin pitched six strong innings, Matt Olson and Chad Pinder backed him with home runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 Saturday night. Mark Canha added three hits, including an RBI single for the Athletics, who won for the...

Manaea throws CG, Moreland homers as A's blank Mariners 6-0

Jun. 03, 2021 02:07 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Sean Manaea pitched a four-hitter with eight strikeouts for his second shutout this season, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 6-0 on Wednesday night. Mitch Moreland's two-run homer capped a five-run third inning, giving the A’s their...

Walsh homers, Angels bullpen shines in 4-2 win over A's

May. 30, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jared Walsh’s 12th homer sparked a four-run second inning, four relievers combined for six scoreless innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday. David Fletcher doubled twice and had two RBIs. Taylor Ward added...

A's hit four homers to back Montas, beat Twins 6-1

May. 15, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ramón Laureano hit the first of Oakland’s four homers and Frankie Montas pitched six effective innings, helping the Athletics beat the sliding Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Friday night. Sean Murphy and Stephen Piscotty each hit a two-run shot, and Mark...

Seth Brown delivers the big hits again, A's beat Rays 6-3

May. 08, 2021 20:03 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Seth Brown may sit again Sunday against a left-handed starter and await his chance to help off the bench if regular right fielder Stephen Piscotty returns to Oakland's lineup. Manager Bob Melvin hadn't made a decision yet. ...

Manaea's no-hit bid ends, A's win on second big hit by Brown

May. 08, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sean Manaea glanced to second base, his no-hit bid gone, and made eye contact with Mike Brosseau. “I gave him a little side eye, like of course it was you,” Manaea said. Yes, Manaea's old high school pal and teammate...

A's Sean Manaea has no-hitter through seven against Rays

May. 07, 2021 23:48 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against Tampa Bay on Friday night. Manaea, who threw a no-hitter April 21, 2018, against Boston, fist pumped after his strikeouts — nine so far — and did a little...

Laureano stays hot, homers again as A's top Blue Jays 5-4

May. 04, 2021 01:29 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Ramon Laureano homered for the third consecutive day and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Monday night, spoiling Marcus Semien’s return to the Coliseum. Stephen Piscotty also went deep for Oakland. Jed Lowrie doubled twice...

Laureano saves A's with glove, then hits decisive HR vs O's

May. 02, 2021 20:21 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Ramón Laureano has made so many magnificent catches by now he has a hard time ranking them. Or even remembering them all. Same goes with impressive sequences when he might throw out someone with his powerful arm, then deliver a game-changing...

Phillips' homer helps Rays cool off Athletics 4-3

Apr. 27, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brett Phillips hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning Tuesday night and the Tampa Bay Rays held on for a 4-3 win over Oakland, handing the Athletics their second loss in 16 games. Joey Wendle's two-out single in the seventh tacked on another...