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Ben Margot/AP file photoJeff Samardzija was the latest A's player dealt away as he was dealt to the Chicago White Sox along with a minor-leaguer for four players.

Samardzija traded to the White Sox

SAN DIEGO — The Oakland Athletics traded an All-Star for the third…

Ben Margot/AP file photoJeff Samardzija was the latest A's player dealt away as he was dealt to the Chicago White Sox along with a minor-leaguer for four players.
PAUL BEATY/APAthletics second baseman Eric Sogard bobbles a single by Chicago White Sox's Carlos Sanchez during the eighth inning of Wednesday's game in Chicago.

A’s bullpen falters again in loss to White Sox

CHICAGO — Avisail Garcia drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single…

PAUL BEATY/APAthletics second baseman Eric Sogard bobbles a single by Chicago White Sox's Carlos Sanchez during the eighth inning of Wednesday's game in Chicago.
Charles Rex Arbogast/APThe A's Josh Donaldson gets one of his five hits of the night with a two-run double off Chicago White Sox starting pitcher John Danks

Donaldson has five hits as A’s top White Sox

CHICAGO -- Josh Donaldson had a career-high five hits while driving in…

Charles Rex Arbogast/APThe A's Josh Donaldson gets one of his five hits of the night with a two-run double off Chicago White Sox starting pitcher John Danks
Charles Rex Arbogast/apA’s reliever Eric O’Flaherty surrendered a tying home run to the White Sox’s Tyler Flowers in the ninth inning Monday. Flowers hit a walk-off homer in the 12th.

Flowers hits tying, winning homers for White Sox

CHICAGO -- Tyler Flowers hit a solo home run to tie the…

Charles Rex Arbogast/apA’s reliever Eric O’Flaherty surrendered a tying home run to the White Sox’s Tyler Flowers in the ninth inning Monday. Flowers hit a walk-off homer in the 12th.
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Matt Cain hammered as Giants can’t stop skid

CHICAGO -- Gordon Beckham and Dayan Viciedo hit two-run home runs, John…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Carlos Osorio/APA’s starting pitcher Jesse Chavez takes his hat off after being relieved in the sixth inning of Wednesday’s loss in Detroit.

White Sox’s late home runs snaps A’s winning streak

OAKLAND — Jose Abreu hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning…

Carlos Osorio/APA’s starting pitcher Jesse Chavez takes his hat off after being relieved in the sixth inning of Wednesday’s loss in Detroit.
Ben Margot/APJed Lowrie drove in a pair of runs for the A’s against the White Sox.

A’s hold on to win despite bullpen troubles

OAKLAND -- Jesse Chavez struck out seven and came up an inning…

Ben Margot/APJed Lowrie drove in a pair of runs for the A’s against the White Sox.
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesThe Chicago White Sox claimed left-hander Eric Surkamp after the Giants designated him for assignment.

White Sox claim Surkamp off waivers from Giants

CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox say they have claimed left-handed pitcher…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesThe Chicago White Sox claimed left-hander Eric Surkamp after the Giants designated him for assignment.
Jonathan Daniel/Getty imagesAdam Rosales celebrates after his 10th-inning homer capped off a comeback for the A's

Rosales' HR in 10th pushes A's past Sox

The A's don't have the most star-studded lineup, but they keep on…

Jonathan Daniel/Getty imagesAdam Rosales celebrates after his 10th-inning homer capped off a comeback for the A's
Jonathan Daniel/Getty ImagesDerek Norris is congratulated by teammates after a solo home run in the ninth inning against the Chicago White Sox.

A’s scatter solo shots, can’t get to White Sox

CHICAGO — Lanky left-hander Chris Sale continued his quest toward his first…

Jonathan Daniel/Getty ImagesDerek Norris is congratulated by teammates after a solo home run in the ninth inning against the Chicago White Sox.