Tag: Texas Rangers

Khris Davis makes Oakland Athletics history, Matt Olson hits go-ahead homer as A’s beat Rangers

OAKLAND -- First baseman Matt Olson wasn't supposed to play on Saturday. He may have given manager Bob Melvin some…

2 months ago

Ramon Laureano’s two homers lead A’s to 8-4 victory over Rangers

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics’ top story entering Friday’s game was the experimental…

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

San Francisco Giants clinch Texas series behind former Ranger Derek Holland

By Doug Bruzzone Special to S.F. Examiner AT&T PARK -- In a season where Derek Holland has been looking to…

3 months ago

Andrew Suarez returns to form as Hunter Pence, Brandon Crawford club homers in Giants win over Rangers

AT&T PARK -- Twice, on Saturday, the AT&T Park crowd bubbled to its feet in anticipation. The first was before…

3 months ago

Oakland A’s selling on and off the field, Bartolo Colon returns, reinforcements coming with September call-ups

OAKLAND -- Monday began with Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin and starting pitcher Sean Manaea manning the phones and selling…

3 months ago

Stephen Piscotty homer sends Oakland Athletics to extras, and Khris Davis’s three-run homer in the 10th beats Texas

Nothing is ever certain in Arlington, Texas, as leads quickly evaporate on hot summer nights at Globe Life Park. The…

4 months ago

Oakland Athletics batter Texas Rangers, sparked by Jonathan Lucroy grand slam

When the Oakland A’s signed catcher Jonathan Lucroy this past offseason, they likely didn’t expect to get the same multidimensional…

4 months ago