Latest Elvis Andrus News

McKenzie gets 14 Ks, Guardians rally 5-2 over White Sox

Aug. 19, 2022 22:35 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Triston McKenzie struck out a career-high 14 batters and the Cleveland Guardians scored four runs with two outs in the seventh to rally for a 5-2 win over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night. McKenzie (9-9) struck out eight of the last 10 hitters he faced and...

White Sox add veteran SS Andrus with star Anderson injured

Aug. 19, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago White Sox signed Elvis Andrus for the remainder of the season on Friday, adding a veteran shortstop who can fill in for injured All-Star Tim Anderson. Andrus, who turns 34 next week, recently cleared waivers after being designated for assignment by the...

Bregman 2 HRs, 2 doubles, 6 RBIs, Astros trample Chisox 21-5

Aug. 18, 2022 19:21 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Alex Bregman hit two homers and two doubles, driving in a career-high six runs and powering the Houston Astros past the Chicago White Sox 21-5 Thursday. Houston’s run total tied for the second most in team history — the Astros scored 23 against Baltimore in 2019....

Lowe's 3-run homer helps Rangers over Athletics 10-3

Aug. 18, 2022 18:01 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nathaniel Lowe hit a three-run home run, Jonah Heim drove in two runs against his former team and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 10-3 on Thursday. Rangers right-hander Dane Dunning (3-6) earned his second consecutive win after going three...

Murphy hits 2 HRs, Langeliers homers as A's roll past Texas

Aug. 18, 2022 00:11 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Sean Murphy had his second two-homer game and rookie Shea Langeliers hit his first major league home run in his second game with Oakland, leading the Athletics to a 7-2 win over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. Murphy pulled a solo home run to left...

Oakland A's release SS Andrus, bring up INF Neuse

Aug. 17, 2022 21:04 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Oakland Athletics released veteran shortstop Elvis Andrus on Wednesday. Andrus, who turns 34 on Aug. 26, hit .237 with eight homers and 30 RBIs in 106 games in his second season with the A's. He was acquired in a trade with Texas in February 2021. ...

Andrus homer, Langeliers double help A's past Rangers 5-1

Aug. 17, 2022 00:57 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shea Langeliers had no plans to give Elvis Andrus a hard time about overshadowing his big moment in front of the home folks. Both hits were special for Oakland's rookie and veteran. Langeliers doubled on the first pitch he saw in the big...

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 01:42 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Adam Oller sat at his locker a nervous wreck as he watched the stressful final few outs on a corner clubhouse TV, elbows on knees and knees bouncing into the air. Lou Trivino eventually finished it, and Oller finally had his first major league win, more than...