Tag: Houston Astros

Oakland Athletics at home in the playoffs? It could be pretty special

OAKLAND -- As soon as the last fans exited the Oakland Coliseum on Sunday, and as the Oakland Athletics pulled…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics lose series to Houston Astros on Tyler White’s walk-off homer

For the second straight day, the Oakland Athletics and Houston Astros went into the ninth inning tied, and unlike Tuesday…

4 months ago

Oakland Athletics and Brett Anderson crumble in the middle innings, Houston Astros cruise to 11-4 comeback win

The reclamation project that was Oakland Athletics starter Brett Anderson had finally begun to bear fruit. Over the month of…

4 months ago

Oakland Athletics drop 12-inning finale to Mariners, Astros await

By John Hickey Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND – The preliminaries are out of the way. With Wednesday’s agonizing 2-0…

4 months ago

Oakland A’s can’t finish comeback, fall in extras to Houston Astros despite Piscotty homer

A miraculous four-run comeback in the ninth inning and a go-ahead homer in the 11th by Stephen Piscotty were not…

5 months ago

Oakland Athletics: Astros sweep A’s for second straight series

OAKLAND -- In his first three starts this year, Oakland Athletics pitcher Frankie Montas allowed just three runs total. In…

6 months ago

Houston Astros, Evan Gattis batter Oakland Athletics as Paul Blackburn flames out early

OAKLAND -- The first pitch that Paul Blackburn threw Wednesday night was a strike — and that was really it,…

6 months ago

Oakland Athletics: Two mistakes haunt A’s Mengden in loss to Houston Astros

OAKLAND -- In five career starts against the Houston Astros -- the most he's made against any Major League club…

7 months ago