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MLB union says 2-second cut to pitch clock too soon for some pitchers

Feb. 24, 2024 14:32 PM EST

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Major League Baseball's move to slice two seconds off the pitch clock with runners on base is too much, too soon, according to players' association head Tony Clark. The clock is shortening to 18 seconds from 20 with men on base and will stay at 15 seconds...

Calvin leads Wright State against Oakland after 25-point outing

Feb. 24, 2024 03:54 AM EST

Wright State Raiders (16-12, 11-6 Horizon League) at Oakland Golden Grizzlies (19-10, 14-4 Horizon League) Auburn Hills, Michigan; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Wright State visits the Oakland Golden Grizzlies after Trey Calvin scored 25 points in Wright State's...

Block: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 17:37 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Block, Inc. (SQ) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $178.1 million. The Oakland, California-based company said it had net income of 28 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 45 cents per...

Playing for the Oakland A's hasn't been glamorous for years. In 2024, it could be downright weird

Feb. 20, 2024 11:44 AM EST

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Catcher Shea Langeliers made a little space to set down a cup of coffee in his locker, then gingerly turned around, careful not to disturb the belongings of teammates JJ Bleday and Max Schuemann that were all crammed into a corner of Oakland's spring training clubhouse. ...

Gohlke's 10 3-pointers, 31 points lead Oakland past IUPUI 107-59

Feb. 17, 2024 18:30 PM EST

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Jack Gohlke's 31 points led Oakland over IUPUI 107-59 on Saturday night. Gohlke made 10 3-pointers for the Golden Grizzlies (18-10, 13-4 Horizon League). Rocket Watts finished 6 of 8 from the field to add 15 points. Osei Price had 14 points and was 5 of 9...

IUPUI visits Oakland following Gohlke's 23-point performance

Feb. 17, 2024 03:58 AM EST

IUPUI Jaguars (6-21, 2-14 Horizon League) at Oakland Golden Grizzlies (17-10, 12-4 Horizon League) Auburn Hills, Michigan; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Golden Grizzlies -20; over/under is 144.5 BOTTOM LINE: Oakland plays the IUPUI...

Gohlke and Oakland host IUPUI

Feb. 16, 2024 03:57 AM EST

IUPUI Jaguars (6-21, 2-14 Horizon League) at Oakland Golden Grizzlies (17-10, 12-4 Horizon League) Auburn Hills, Michigan; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Oakland plays the IUPUI Jaguars after Jack Gohlke scored 23 points in Oakland's 71-63 victory over the Purdue...

Manfred expects A's to play in new Las Vegas stadium starting in 2028

Feb. 15, 2024 23:31 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred is confident the Oakland Athletics will be playing in Las Vegas starting in 2028. "The reality of the situation is that whenever you’re leaving a market where you’ve been for decades and you’re going to make a move to a...

Oakland-based development group wants to buy 50% share of Coliseum site from A's

Feb. 13, 2024 20:12 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland-based African American Sports & Entertainment Group has reached out to the Athletics and their representation with an offer to acquire Alameda County's 50% interest in the site where the Oakland Coliseum sits with the intent to develop — a share the A's...

Townsend has 19 in Oakland's 74-60 win against Wright State

Feb. 10, 2024 21:41 PM EST

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) — Trey Townsend scored 19 points as Oakland beat Wright State 74-60 on Saturday night. Townsend added seven rebounds and three blocks for the Golden Grizzlies (16-10, 11-4 Horizon League). D.Q. Cole scored 15 points while finishing 7 of 11 from the floor, and...