Possum takes in Orioles-Athletics game (0:28)

Birds bash A's in Oakland

Chris Davis started the night off with a three-run homer in the first, and Caleb Joseph added 3 RBIs on a double and a homer as the Orioles cruised to a 9-2 win over the Athletics. Box score

O's in front behind Jones, Davis

Adam Jones' 19th double this season pushed the Orioles' lead to 4-0 over the A's in the third, adding to Chris Davis' three-run homer in the first -- his 27th this season. Follow live

The weird season of the Athletics (2:18)
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Gray has been Oakland's brightest light

Athletics RHP Sonny Gray was terrific in his last three starts, though he earned only one victory to improve his record to 11-4. MLB Power Rankings

A's walk off in 10th

A's rookie Mark Canha hit a double off the wall in left field to score Sam Fuld, giving the A's the 2-1 win off Canha's first career walk-off hit. The A's and Indians split the four-game series in Oakland. Box score

Free baseball in Oakland

Indians 1B Jerry Sands' sac fly in the first and A's CF Billy Burns' RBI single in the 5th were the only runs scored as we head to the 10th tied 1-1. Follow live

Beane stockpiles future talent

GM Billy Beane got excellent returns for three impending free agents. The mastermind rebuilder stockpiled mid- and back-rotation starters and netted talented catcher Jacob Nottingham. Did a promising deadline overshadow a disappointing A's season? GM deadline grades (Insider)


Final: Athletics 5, Indians 1

Aaron Brooks went 7 1/3 innings in his first start with the Athletics, allowing 5 hits and 1 run to help Oakland end its 3-game slide. Box score

A’s aren’t going to chase this season

Oakland’s GM Billy Beane tends to be a realist. The A’s have a small shot at the postseason, but instead of chasing wacky dreams, the team received good value in the Scott Kazmir and Ben Zobrist trades. Trade deadline rankings (Insider)

Top sellers at trade deadline (4:34)

Final: Indians 2, Athletics 1

Michael Bourn's ground-rule double in the 9th scored Lonnie Chisenhall and sent Cleveland to its 3rd win in a row. Box score

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Szymborski: Ranking deadline performances

Teams such as the Blue Jays and Royals fulfilled their short- and long-term goals -- while others, such as the Padres, Red Sox and seemingly all of the NL Central, stood pat.

Assessing Oakland's options to close

Edward Mujica has been named the new Athletics' closer, but keep an eye on Fernando Rodriguez, who may be next in line for Oakland. Fantasy: Closers in trouble (Insider)


Dodgers rally in 7th for dramatic win over A's

Pinch-hitter Kike Hernandez delivered the go-ahead, two-run double during the Dodgers' five-run seventh inning, and Los Angeles rallied from a three-run deficit for a wild 10-7 victory over the O

Puig, Dodgers outslug A's

Yasiel Puig celebrated his bobblehead night at Dodger Stadium with a homer and 3 RBIs, as Los Angeles scored 5 in the 7th and 2 in the 8th to rally past Oakland 10-7.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25118th
On Base Percentage.31019th
Slugging Percentage.38322nd
Earned Run Average3.405th
Quality Starts627th


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