Tag: Lou Trivino

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…

5 days ago

Oakland Athletics put away Mariners 8-2 behind Stephen Piscotty’s five RBIs

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- The latest series between the Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners began…

3 weeks ago

A’s strike early and hang on for 7-5 win over Mariners

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- On Thursday night, the Seattle Mariners blitzed the Oakland Athletics with five…

3 weeks 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 weeks ago

Oakland A’s find big hit, gain ground on Astros with 4-3 walk-off win

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics entered their weekend series against the Houston Astros…

1 month ago

Bullpen games an option for the Oakland Athletics, but not front of mind for Bob Melvin

OAKLAND — During select late-season matchups, the Oakland A’s could eschew their starting rotation and instead use relief pitchers to…

1 month ago

Oakland Athletics lose it late in Anaheim

Even with a talent-filled bullpen facing a depleted lineup, the Oakland Athletics once again saw themselves on the receiving end…

1 month ago

Oakland Athletics Recap: Jonathan Lucroy breaks out as Athletics sweep Blue Jays

OAKLAND — Oakland A’s catcher Jonathan Lucroy was on edge Tuesday night after starting behind the plate in a 6-2…

2 months ago