Without Zobrist and Coco Crisp, the A's are simultaneously short-handed in the outfield and the infield, and short of roster spots.
Evan Gattis' RBI double in the ninth is the game winner in the Astros' 7-6 victory over the Athletics.
Gattis, Astros rally in 9th, sweep 3-game set from Athletics
Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is ready to move on after the Royals brawled with the Chicago White Sox in the series opener on Thursday night.
Jose Altuve drives in three runs as the Astros defeat the Athletics 9-3.
Altuve leads Astros to 9-3 victory over Athletics
The Oakland Athletics placed infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with torn cartilage in his left knee.
Astros edge A's in 11th, 5-4
Angels get 1 hit, but beat A's 2-0 on Calhoun's homer
Butler homers in 5-run 7th as A's beat Angels
There's a lot of history to consider when selecting a Franchise Four for the teams of the AL West.
First baseman Ike Davis, who pitched in college, was the most effective A's pitcher in a 14-1 loss to the rival Angels. Davis had a perfect eighth inning and threw just nine pitches.
Angels beat A's with 3-run HRs by Giavotella, Calhoun
Royals hard-throwing reliever Kelvin Herrera has been suspended five games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing a pitch behind Brett Lawrie's head during Sunday's game against Oakland.
Stephen Vogt's three-run homer gave the Athletics the lead in their 6-3 victory on Monday.
Dan Otero retired 12 of the 13 batters he faced in the Athletics' 6-3 win over the Angels.
Vogt's 3-run HR helps A's beat Angels 6-3
Tristan H. Cockcroft and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions at 6:15 p.m. ET.
The Baseball Tonight minute discusses the Royals' retaliation against the A's after Brett Lawrie took out Alcides Escobar.
Royals overcome 5 ejections to beat Athletics 4-2
Tempers flared again Sunday in the Oakland-Kansas City series, with five more Royals getting ejected.
The champs can't win. The worst road team can't lose. And those are just the highlights of the Strange But True Feats of the Week.
The Royals have averaged three runs in their last four games.
Reddick's 3-run homer sends A's to 5-0 victory over Royals
Yordano Ventura was ejected from Kansas City's 5-0 loss to Oakland after hitting A's third baseman Brett Lawrie with what appeared to be a retaliatory pitch.
Athletics vs Angels
O.co Coliseum - Wed 4/29