Tag: matt joyce

Khris Davis hits go-ahead bomb as Oakland Athletics stay in hot pursuit of Yankees

The Oakland Athletics had not had a hit since the fourth inning. With the New York Yankees -- just a…

2 months ago

Oakland Athletics sweep Texas Rangers as Nick Martini keys five-run fourth

OAKLAND -- With the Texas Rangers following the Oakland Athletics' lead and trying an opener, manager Bob Melvin had a…

2 months 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 months ago

A’s call up eight players, experiment with new pitching strategy

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics called up eight players on Saturday, and one…

3 months ago

A’s set to begin big series against first-place Astros

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- Midway through August, the Oakland Athletics find themselves just two games…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics Pregame Notebook: Mark Canha scratched, Ramon Laureano will start in center

OAKLAND — Oakland A’s outfielder Mark Canha was scratched from the lineup Saturday. He’s feeling sick, manager Bob Melvin said,…

4 months ago

Oakland Athletics: After auto accident, Chad Pinder to start swinging again soon

OAKLAND — This past weekend, Oakland A’s utility man Chad Pinder was injured in a car accident in Denver, suffering…

4 months ago

Oakland Athletics Notebook: Matt Joyce to get back re-evaluated

OAKLAND — Outfielder Matt Joyce was the prototypical Oakland Athletics on-base machine last season, drawing walks in 12 percent of…

4 months ago