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Verlander nears another no-hitter, Astros rally past A's 5-4

Jun. 01, 2022 19:50 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Verlander took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Yordan Álvarez cleared the bases with a go-ahead double in the ninth and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep. Elvis Andrus broke up...

Lowrie's RBI single helps A's edge Rangers, who had 5 errors

May. 29, 2022 20:47 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jed Lowrie hit a two-out RBI single off Brett Martin in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics past the mistake-prone Texas Rangers 6-5 on Sunday. After closer Dany Jiménez blew a save opportunity in the top of the ninth, the A’s...

Semien ends HR drought with slam, Rangers rout A's 11-4

May. 28, 2022 20:31 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Semien hit a grand slam for his first home run after signing with Texas in the offseason, Corey Seager and Adolis García added back-to-back shots and the Rangers routed the Oakland Athletics 11-4 on Saturday. Texas had a season-high 18 hits, the most...

Brown's homer sends A's to 4-2 victory over skidding Angels

May. 21, 2022 04:40 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics haven't shown much power at the plate the first quarter of the season. Yet it was the long ball that played a big role in their victory Friday night. Seth Brown hit a go-ahead home run in the fifth inning as the A's bounced back with a...

Correa 2 hits in return, small crowd as Twins top A’s 14-4

May. 18, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Carlos Correa went 2 for 4 with an RBI double in his return from a stint on the injured list caused by a bruised middle finger on his right hand, and the Minnesota Twins set a season high for runs Wednesday in a 14-4 rout of the Oakland Athletics. Correa was...

A's snap out of offensive funk to beat Twins 5-2

May. 18, 2022 02:13 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Seth Brown hit a tiebreaking double in the seventh inning, Sean Murphy followed with a two-run single and the Oakland Athletics ended their four-game losing streak against the Twins, beating Minnesota 5-2 on Tuesday night. Kevin Smith homered to end a long...