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Sheets homers, doubles late to lift White Sox over A's 3-2

Jul. 30, 2022 23:33 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Gavin Sheets hit a tying, two-run homer in the seventh inning and scored the winning run on a wild pitch in the ninth to lift the Chicago White Sox over the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Saturday night. Sheets lined a leadoff double against Zach Jackson (2-3) in the ninth...

Brown, Piscotty back Kapriellian as A's beat White Sox 7-3

Jul. 30, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Seth Brown hit two solo homers, Stephen Piscotty hit a three-run shot, and James Kapriellian pitched six strong innings as the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 7-3 on Friday night for their season-high fourth straight win. Elvis Andrus also homered for...

Tony Kemp homers, hits 2-run 2B as A's beat streaking Astros

Jul. 26, 2022 00:45 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tony Kemp homered and hit a two-run double, Skye Bolt added a two-run shot, and the Oakland Athletics held off the red-hot Houston Astros 7-5 on Monday night. Elvis Andrus added an insurance RBI single in the eighth for Oakland before closer Lou Trivino...

Bolt HR, 3 RBIs lead Irvin, Athletics over Astros 5-1

Jul. 15, 2022 23:41 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Skye Bolt homered with a career-high three RBIs, Cole Irvin pitched six sharp innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 5-1 Friday night. Elvis Andrus hit a two-run single as the A's rallied in the seventh. Oakland trailed 1-0 when...

Pinder's 12th-inning slam lifts A's over Rangers 14-7

Jul. 13, 2022 01:19 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Chad Pinder hit a grand slam during an eight-run 12th inning and the Oakland Athletics overcame another homer by Corey Seager to beat the Texas Rangers 14-7 Tuesday night. Pinder was Texas' automatic runner to open the 12th and scored on Vimael Machin's...

Seager HR, Smith inside-park shot send Rangers past A's 10-8

Jul. 12, 2022 00:37 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corey Seager's first four-game homer streak comes with the realization that the slugging Texas shortstop might never match what diminutive teammate Josh Smith did an inning later. Seager connected on his 20th homer leading off the fifth before the rookie...

A's only get 4 hits, rookie Zach Logue beats Astros 5-3

Jul. 09, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics were held to four hits for a fourth consecutive game and made it hold up for for rookie Zach Logue in a 3-2 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday. Oakland's batting average dropped to .209, on track to break the major league low of...

Urquidy, backed by Bregman, Maldonado, leads Astros over A's

Jul. 09, 2022 02:09 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif (AP) — José Urquidy allowed four hits over a career-high eight innings to win his third straight decision, helping the Houston Astros keep rolling with an 8-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. Alex Bregman hit a two-run homer and Martín Maldonado...

Vogt hits home run, sacrifice fly as A's beat Blue Jays 5-1

Jul. 05, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Vogt cherished going to San Francisco Giants games on July 4 or Mother's Day as a kid coming from Central California, and now he really appreciates playing on special holidays. On Monday, the 37-year-old Vogt changed his walk-up music to “Born in...

Rodríguez homers on Montas' 1st pitch, M's beat A's 2-1

Jul. 03, 2022 19:47 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Julio Rodríguez homered on Frankie Montas’ first pitch and drove in both runs, Robbie Ray struck out a season-high 12 and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 2-1 on Sunday to deal the Athletics their 25th loss in 31 games. Ray (7-6) combined with Andrés Muñoz and...