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Trout reaches 1,000 runs, Angels beat A's 5-3 to stop skid

May. 22, 2022 01:59 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout reached another milestone Saturday night by scoring his 1,000th run in the majors. Snapping a four-game losing streak was more important to the Los Angeles Angels superstar. “It was a tough little stretch,” Trout said after the Angels' 5-3...

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...

Ohtani homers again, leads Angels past A's 4-1

May. 15, 2022 20:51 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani homered for the second consecutive game, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 5-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday. A day after becoming the third Japanese-born player to reach 100 homers in the major leagues, Ohtani belted No. 101....

Ohtani hits 100th homer as Angels beat A's 9-1 for DH split

May. 15, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Taylor Ward provided just what the Los Angeles Angels needed to get over a bad loss in the opener of a day-night doubleheader. Ohtani hit his 100th career home run, Ward hit a grand slam and the Angels salvaged a split by beating the the...

Road teams sweep unusual A's-Tigers doubleheader

May. 10, 2022 20:50 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Tarik Skubal was planning to head to the mound for the day's first pitch. Then he realized the Detroit Tigers were the visiting team at Comerica Park and Oakland's Frankie Montas would be on the rubber. “Thank God someone mentioned it before the game, because I...

A's beat Tigers 2-0 as Blackburn improves to 4-0

May. 09, 2022 23:12 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Paul Blackburn threw 6 2/3 strong innings to improve to 4-0 as the Oakland A’s beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 on Monday night to snap a season-high nine-game losing streak. “It was a complete game,” A’s manager Mark Kotsay said. “That’s what it takes to get...

Margot’s two-run single puts Rays past slumping A’s 3-0

May. 04, 2022 19:13 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Manuel Margot broke a scoreless tie with a two-run single in the eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays blanked the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Wednesday afternoon to complete a three-game sweep. Margot came up with the bases loaded and two outs against A’s...

Zunino's homer helps Rays rally past A's 10-7 in 10 innings

May. 04, 2022 01:54 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Zunino made Wander Franco look prophetic and helped Tampa Bay rally to another win. Zunino tied the game with pinch-hit, two-run homer in the ninth inning and Yandy Diaz hit a go-ahead double in Tampa Bay's five-run 10th to lead the Rays to a 10-7 win...

Giménez hits slam, Naylor homers as Guardians beat A's 9-8

Apr. 30, 2022 02:06 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andrés Giménez hit his first career grand slam, Josh Naylor’s two-run home run capped a four-run seventh inning and the Cleveland Guardians rallied to beat the Oakland Athletics 9-8 Friday night, snapping a seven-game losing streak. Naylor’s home run...

Pinder hits leadoff homer in return, A's blank Giants 1-0

Apr. 28, 2022 01:50 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Blackburn and five relievers combined on a three-hitter, making Chad Pinder’s leadoff homer stand up for the Oakland Athletics in a 1-0 victory over San Francisco that ended the Giants’ five-game winning streak Wednesday night. Blackburn (3-0) allowed...