2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
23-29, 5th in AL West

Lineup: Athletics (23-29) vs. Twins (15-35)

  • 1. Coco Crisp, LF (S)
  • 2. Jed Lowrie, 2B (S)
  • 3. Stephen Vogt, C (L)
  • 4. Danny Valencia, 3B (R)
  • 5. Khris Davis, DH (R)
  • 6. Yonder Alonso, 1B (L)
  • 7. Marcus Semien, SS (R)
  • 8. Chris Coghlan, RF (L)
  • 9. Billy Burns, CF (S)
  • SP: Eric Surkamp, LHP
  • Daily notes

ESPN Stats & Info

Crisp just gets it over the fence

Oakland's Coco Crisp hit a 344-foot lead off home run against Minnesota on Monday. It was the shortest longball hit by an A's player this season.

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Athletics execute well in win over Twins (1:26)

Eric Karabell ESPN Senior Writer 

Here comes Sean Doolittle to get last out of the seventh. Good news for Ryan Madson owners. Still closing!

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Crisp rips leadoff homer for Athletics (0:22)
Kenny Karst/USA TODAY Sports

A's fall two spots in rankings

Oakland drops to No. 26 this week according to ESPN's expert panel. A somewhat upbeat 3-3 week ended with the uncertainty of LHP Rich Hill's health. Week 8 Power Rankings

Charles Mitchell/Icon Sportswire

Senzel still looks like No. 6 pick

In his latest mock draft, Keith Law still has the Athletics selecting Tennessee third baseman Nick Senzel with the No. 6 overall pick. Oakland is believed to be targeting college bats but might consider a high school pitcher as well. Law: Mock draft 2.0 (Insider)

Stats & Info

Danny Valencia hits a suite home run

Valencia's 451-foot solo shot off Tigers starter Matt Boyd on Saturday nearly hit the suites in center field. The homer was the second longest of his career, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.

Stats & Info

Saturday's longest home runs

A pair of Athletics had big blasts on Saturday, as Danny Valencia's 451-foot home run led the way while Billy Butler's 443-foot bomb -- his first HR of the season -- ranked third.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs206Tied-20th
Batting Average.24816th
On Base Percentage.29627th
Slugging Percentage.39222nd
Earned Run Average4.7126th
Quality Starts22Tied-18th
WHIP1.4024th
BAA.26724th

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