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Kemp HR in 8th, A’s beat Yankees for 2nd straight day

Aug. 29, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tony Kemp lined a tiebreaking, two-run homer off Chad Green in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Yankees once again, stopping New York 3-1 Sunday night. On Saturday, Oakland ended the Yankees' 13-game winning streak with a 3-2...

Yankees' win streak ends at 13; Montas, A's stop 6-game skid

Aug. 28, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fresh off their first loss in more than two weeks, Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees immediately looked forward. The Yankees' longest winning streak in nearly 60 years ended at 13 games Saturday when Frankie Montas pitched seven shutout innings...

Pham homers leading off, Padres pile on in 8-1 win over A's

Aug. 04, 2021 01:55 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tommy Pham hit a leadoff homer, Austin Nola had four hits and two RBIs, and the San Diego Padres thumped the Oakland Athletics 8-1 on Tuesday night. Manny Machado added two hits and scored twice for San Diego. Blake Snell pitched around traffic...

Ohtani's RBI, Barria's gem gives Angels 1-0 victory over A's

Jul. 31, 2021 20:08 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani ended a long run drought with an RBI double, Jaime Barria outdueled Cole Irvin and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Saturday. The Japanese two-way sensation lined a double to right-center in the third that...

Nationals trade Gomes, Harrison to A's amid big overhaul

Jul. 31, 2021 11:59 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Washington Nationals kept wheeling and dealing, trading catcher Yan Gomes and utilityman Josh Harrison to the Oakland Athletics for three minor leaguers Friday. The A's are counting on the depth Gomes and Harrison will bring as they contend...

Deal 'em up! Scherzer, Turner, Bryant, Báez and Berríos move

Jul. 31, 2021 02:34 AM EDT

Max Scherzer and Trea Turner wearing Dodger blue, Kris Bryant heading to the Golden Gate. Javier Báez joining the Mets, Craig Kimbrel crossing town to the White Sox, José Berríos moving north of the border. Now this truly was an All-Star trade deadline day. ...

Championship shells: Cubs, Nats complete teardown trades

Jul. 30, 2021 20:19 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo wore his 2019 World Series ring Friday as a reminder of the annual goal for his franchise. There won't be another one this season, with only a handful of players still left from that championship won...

Cardinals get veteran lefty Jon Lester from rebuilding Nats

Jul. 30, 2021 18:49 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Washington Nationals completed their final trade of a dizzying sell-off, sending veteran left-hander Jon Lester to the St. Louis Cardinals at Friday's deadline. Lester becomes the second experienced lefty to join St. Louis, which also acquired J.A...

Scherzer shines in possible Nats bow; Phils split twinbill

Jul. 29, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Max Scherzer delivered a signature performance in what might be his last start for the Nationals, allowing three hits in six innings in the opener of a doubleheader that Washington ultimately split with the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday. As...