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Oakland Athletics reliever Joakim Soria. (Courtesy / Oakland Athletics)

Bernstein: Oakland A’s not done with pitching staff after Joakim Soria acquisition

As the Oakland A’s kept adding to their relief corps last summer…

 

Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin (left), executive vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane (middle) and general manager David Forst (right) announce their contract extensions on Oct. 29, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Billy Beane, Bob Melvin, David Forst extensions announced, along with an increase in payroll for Oakland Athletics

OAKLAND -- In the midst of 2015, Marcus Semien's first season with…

 

Billy Beane (left) and Bob Melvin review the 2018 Oakland Athletics season  on Oct. 5, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Billy Beane, David Forst, Bob Melvin officially receive extensions from Athletics

Updated at 3:45 p.m. With the three principles of the Oakland Athletics'…

 

Oakland Athletics left fielder Khris Davis (2) hits a solo home run against the Los Angeles Angels at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California, on September 6, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

A’s avoid arbitration with Khris Davis

For months, the Oakland A’s have made it clear they wanted Khris…

Oakland Athletics left fielder Khris Davis (2) hits a solo home run against the Los Angeles Angels at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California, on September 6, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Young A’s slugger Matt Chapman will get an opportunity to take several at-bats at the big leagues with Oakland struggling through the first half of the season. (Courtesy Minda Haas Kuhlmann/Flickr)

Lost season provides opening for powerful crew of young A’s

Some two-and-a-half hours before Matt Chapman made his major-league debut on Thursday…

Young A’s slugger Matt Chapman will get an opportunity to take several at-bats at the big leagues with Oakland struggling through the first half of the season. (Courtesy Minda Haas Kuhlmann/Flickr)
Johnny Cueto has been struggling with blisters all season. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Bruce Bochy ‘really not concerned’ about absent Johnny Cueto

Bruce Bochy isn’t sweating the prolonged absence of Johnny Cueto, as the…

Johnny Cueto has been struggling with blisters all season. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Santiago Casilla (46) pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif., on September 16, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Santiago Casilla officially joins A’s after Giants decline to show interest

After officially agreeing to a two-year pact with the Oakland Athletics, Santiago…

San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Santiago Casilla (46) pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif., on September 16, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
From left, Billy Beane, the new executive vice president of baseball operations for the Oakland A's, and San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer exemplify the have-and-have-not disparity in Major League Baseball. (Associated Press)

Baer wants more, Beane eyes door

It was a day that reminded us who plays baseball on a…

From left, Billy Beane, the new executive vice president of baseball operations for the Oakland A's, and San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer exemplify the have-and-have-not disparity in Major League Baseball. (Associated Press)