Tag: Daniel Mengden

Oakland Athletics clinch playoff spot, beat Mariners

Just before first pitch in Seattle, thanks to the New York Yankees closing out a 4-1 win over the Tampa…

3 months ago

Bullpen implosion and fan-interference-that-wasn’t sink Athletics

OAKLAND — Despite the fact that the Oakland Athletics’ magic number to clinch a playoff spot was just seven with…

3 months ago

Liam Hendriks takes ownership of the opener role for the Oakland Athletics

OAKLAND -- When Liam Hendriks was called back up to the Oakland Athletics on Sept. 1, he was checking into…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics pitcher Andrew Triggs to undergo thoracic outlet surgery

The Oakland Athletics have announced that right-handed pitcher Andrew Triggs will undergo thoracic outlet surgery on Sept. 26. Head trainer…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics continue winning streak thanks to 10-run inning

For the second straight night, the Oakland Athletics only scored in the third inning, but Wednesday's 10-run outburst on was…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics plan to keep using the opener, but Brett Anderson’s return could help with rotation depth

OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics will likely use an opener on Friday against the Texas Rangers, ahead of a bulk…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics’ second attempt at bullpenning works, back end of bullpen doesn’t against Yankees

OAKLAND -- The first time the Oakland Athletics tried the bullpenning/opener thing, it backfired fast and hard. Liam Hendriks --…

3 months ago

Oakland A’s bullpen strategy goes sour, Khris Davis hits 40th home run, Mariners win 8-7

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- With their starting rotation in tatters and a supersized bullpen on…

3 months ago