Oakland a’s

Texas Rangers v Oakland Athletics

Slumping Rangers Fall Again In Oakland 3-1

The slumping Texas Rangers fall again to the Oakland A’s 3-1. Wednesday afternoon’s game will decide the winner of the AL West.


Yu Darvish of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Detroit Tigers on June 26, 2012 at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Darvish Scratched From Start Against A’s

Texas right-hander Yu Darvish has been scratched from his start Tuesday against Oakland because of neck stiffness.


Brandon Hicks #18 of the Oakland Athletics rounds the bases after hitting a walk-off solo home run in the bottom of the ninth inning as pitcher Michael Kirkman #50 of the Texas Rangers walks off the field at O.co Coliseum on July 18, 2012 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won the game 4-3. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Hicks Homers In 9th Inning As A’s Beat Rangers

Josh Reddick hit a tying two-run double with two outs in the seventh as the A’s salvaged a two-game split with the AL West-leading Rangers.


Yu Darvish of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Detroit Tigers on June 26, 2012 at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Darvish 11 Ks In First Home Loss, 3-1 To Oakland

Yu Darvish threw a wild pitch that allowed the tiebreaking run and lost at home for the first time with the Texas Rangers, a 3-1 defeat against Oakland despite the Japanese ace’s 11 strikeouts in seven innings Sunday night.


Texas Rangers v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Darvish Feeling Good After Extended Break

The Rangers gave Darvish extra time between starts. He is set to pitch Friday night against Houston, eight days after he walked six and allowed six runs in a 7-1 loss at Oakland.


June 8: Mike Napoli(credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Ranger Of The Week: Mike Napoli

After another rough outing this week, when it came down to it we had to flip the coin of destiny again to see who would be crowned this week’s Ranger of the Week.


Manager Ron Washington #38 of the Texas Rangers takes out Yu Darvish #11 and signals to the bullpen in the six inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 7, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Crisp Leads A’s Past Rangers 7-1

Coco Crisp hit a bases-loaded triple and a homer to match his season total for extra-base hits, and the Athletics won their first series in more than a month, beating the Rangers 7-1.


Texas Rangers v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

A Third Of The Season Gone And, Well…

One-third of the baseball season is in the books, and we can be very thankful that the Rangers got off to such a hot start, and that the Angels struggled at first.


Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers

A’s Overcome Disputed Call To Beat Rangers 5-4

Kila Ka’aihue had a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning, and the Oakland A’s bounced back from a disputed call on squeeze play that cost them the lead to beat the Texas Rangers 5-4.


Oakland A's coach Bob Melvin

A’s Melvin Ejected Over Suicide Squeeze Call

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin has been ejected after arguing a call on a suicide squeeze that gave the Texas Rangers the lead.


Oakland Athletics v Texas Rangers

Hamilton Has Day Of Rest, Out Of Lineup Thursday

Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton is out of the lineup for the first time since a hot streak that vaulted him to the American League lead in all three Triple Crown categories.


Cleveland Indians v Texas Rangers

Rangers Beat Athletics For 9th Time In Row, 13-4

Colby Lewis pitched into the eighth inning for his first victory in nearly a month even while giving up another home run as the AL West-leading Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 13-4 on Friday night.