Baseball Report: AL Wild Card Race Coming Down To WireThe Athletics, Rays and Indians are all vying for two American League wild card spots, as the MLB season enters its final week.
Rangers Hit 5 HRs To Halt A's Surge In 8-3 WinWillie Calhoun hit two of Texas' five homers and the Rangers slowed the Oakland Athletics' wild-card push with an 8-3 victory Sunday.
Fiers, A's Rout Rangers 8-0, Maintain 2-Game Wild Card LeadFiers struck out five and didn't walk a batter over eight dominant innings to win for the first time in four starts. The Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 8-0 on Friday night to maintain a two-game lead for the top AL wild card.
Manaea Throws 6 Scoreless, A's Beat Rangers 6-1 For SweepSean Manaea limited Texas to three singles over six scoreless innings, Matt Chapman and Marcus Semien homered to help break the franchise record for home runs in a season, and the A's beat the Rangers 6-1 Sunday.
A's Top Rangers To Keep Wild-Card Lead 14-9Khris Davis homered twice, Ramon Laureano connected on the game's fourth three-run shot to break a tie in the sixth inning and the Athletics stayed in front in the AL wild-card race with a 14-9 victory over the Rangers on Friday night.
Semien Homers, A's Beat Rangers 6-5 On Walk-Off WalkMarcus Semien homered and scored the game-winning run on a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 6-5 on Sunday.
A's Hit 4 HRs In Testy 5-4 Win Over RangersMatt Chapman hit his 23rd home run, Marcus Semien and Mark Canha also homered for Oakland. Homer Bailey pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning as the A's ended a three-game losing streak.
Rangers Fall To A's 9-8, Tying 4-Game SeriesThe Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to beat the Texas Rangers 9-8 on Sunday for a four-game series split.
Rangers Double Up A's 10-5 In 1st Game Of Split DoubleheaderTim Federowicz homered in his first big league game this season, Nomar Mazara also went deep and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 10-5 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Saturday.
Baseball Report: Josh Bell Turns On Power In PittsburghPirates first baseman Josh Bell continues his plate production, as Pittsburgh struggles in the tough National League Central.
Rangers Cap 8th-Inning Rally With Win Over A's 8-7Danny Santana had a two-run, pinch-hit triple and scored the go-ahead run during a four-run eighth inning, lifting the Texas Rangers over the Oakland Athletics 8-7 Sunday.
Athletics-Rangers Game Postponed As Rain Continues In North TexasAfter a long rainy day in North Texas, officials called Saturday night's game between the Athletics and Rangers nearly an hour after its scheduled start.
Former Sooner QB Murray Waits To Measure Up After Picking NFL Over MLB
Oakland A's, MLB Meet With Oklahoma Heisman Trophy Winner MurrayThe Oakland Athletics met with University of Oklahoma Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray in hopes of persuading him to forgo the NFL and play professional baseball.
Athletics In Position To Overtake Yankees In Wild, A.L. Wild Card RaceWith 17 games remaining, the Yankees are now just two games above the Athletics for home field advantage in the American League Wild Card Game, setting us up for a wild final few weeks of the season.