Josh Reddick

Brett Anderson, seen here in his last stint with the A's, got the hard-luck no-decision on Wednesday.

Oakland Athletics: Reunion goes awry as Anderson crumbles

OAKLAND -- As far as reunion tours went, this one left something…

 

The Dodgers are a steely bunch this year, and that has long-term implications for the Giants. (Michael Ares/Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS)

Dodgers’ newfound toughness should concern Giants fans

Who are these Dodgers and what have they done with the prima…

 

Josh Reddick is no longer an Oakland Athletic. (Steve Nurenberg/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

A’s capitalize as sellers at trade deadline

Another MLB trade deadline has come and gone, and for the second-straight…

 

Dennis Green with then Stanford athletic director Andy Geiger en route to a press conference where Green was announced as Stanford University’s new head coach. Green passed away on Thursday. (Sal Veder/AP)

Former Stanford, 49ers coach Dennis Green left his mark

Many will remember the late Dennis Green most for his postgame tirade…

Dennis Green with then Stanford athletic director Andy Geiger en route to a press conference where Green was announced as Stanford University’s new head coach. Green passed away on Thursday. (Sal Veder/AP)
Josh Reddick is mobbed by his teammates after connecting for an infield single that plated the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning. (Ben Margot/AP)

A’s overcome Astros in extra innings with walkoff infield single

OAKLAND — Josh Reddick’s walk-off single never even made it out of…

Josh Reddick is mobbed by his teammates after connecting for an infield single that plated the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning. (Ben Margot/AP)
Josh Reddick knows he could be traded at any second, he just doesn’t care. (Ben Margot/AP)

A’s can’t escape trade talk

OAKLAND — Not even Josh Reddick can avoid the constant trade speculation…

Josh Reddick knows he could be traded at any second, he just doesn’t care. (Ben Margot/AP)
Baltimore’s Jonathan Schoop reacts after striking out against Oakland starter Rich Hill in the first game of their doubleheader on Saturday. (Patrick Semansky/AP)

A’s, Orioles split twinbill

BALTIMORE  — Chris Davis homered, Ubaldo Jimenez pitched eight effective innings and…

Baltimore’s Jonathan Schoop reacts after striking out against Oakland starter Rich Hill in the first game of their doubleheader on Saturday. (Patrick Semansky/AP)
Oakland Athletics' Stephen Vogt, right, is congratulated by third base coach Ron Washington after hitting a home run off Kansas City Royals' Dillon Gee in the seventh inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 16, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

A’s, Royals split opening games of weekend set

OAKLAND — Sonny Gray wasn't at his sharpest, but the A's ace gutted…

Oakland Athletics' Stephen Vogt, right, is congratulated by third base coach Ron Washington after hitting a home run off Kansas City Royals' Dillon Gee in the seventh inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 16, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Sean Doolittle places his hand to his head after giving up a two-run home run to Geovany Soto during the ninth inning of Tuesday's game in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Sean Doolittle blows lead in ninth, A’s lose series

OAKLAND — Geovany Soto hit a go-ahead two-run homer with one out…

Sean Doolittle places his hand to his head after giving up a two-run home run to Geovany Soto during the ninth inning of Tuesday's game in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Jed Lowrie celebrates after sliding to score an inside the park two-run home run against the Giants in an exhibition game on Saturday. (Ben Margot/AP)

Players muse about settling the Battle of the Bay the old-fashioned way

Once upon a time, the Battle of the Bay wasn’t just a…

Jed Lowrie celebrates after sliding to score an inside the park two-run home run against the Giants in an exhibition game on Saturday. (Ben Margot/AP)
Jed Lowrie is congratulated by Billy Butler after hitting a home run against the Kansas City Royals during the second inning of a spring training game in Mesa, Ariz., on Sunday. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

A’s club Royals in spring game

MESA, Ariz. — Jed Lowrie and Chris Coghlan hit home runs and…

Jed Lowrie is congratulated by Billy Butler after hitting a home run against the Kansas City Royals during the second inning of a spring training game in Mesa, Ariz., on Sunday. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Sonny Gray will be the Athletics' opening-day starter, a decision that surprises no one. (Chris Carlson/AP)

Sonny Gray toes rubber in spring training game, announced opening-day starter

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Sonny Gray pitched three innings in his first start…

Sonny Gray will be the Athletics' opening-day starter, a decision that surprises no one. (Chris Carlson/AP)
Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt works on a drill during a spring baseball practice in Mesa, Ariz., on Sunday, Feb. 21. (Chris Carlson/AP)

Stephen Vogt goes deep twice in spring training game

MESA, Ariz. — Stephen Vogt hit a pair of home runs and…

Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt works on a drill during a spring baseball practice in Mesa, Ariz., on Sunday, Feb. 21. (Chris Carlson/AP)
Oakland Athletics' Danny Valencia is greeted in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run against the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning Monday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Valencia homers in 7-run 5th, A’s rally past Mariners 11-5

SEATTLE — Danny Valencia homered and Stephen Vogt doubled twice in Oakland's…

Oakland Athletics' Danny Valencia is greeted in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run against the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning Monday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Oakland Athletics' Danny Valencia, left, is embraced by teammate Josh Reddick after making a game-winning hit against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning Sunday. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Valencia powers A’s to 5-4 victory over Astros

OAKLAND — Danny Valencia homered in the fourth inning and singled in…

Oakland Athletics' Danny Valencia, left, is embraced by teammate Josh Reddick after making a game-winning hit against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning Sunday. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
From left, Billy Butler, Jake Smolinski, Josh Reddick and Josh Phegley celebrate Reddick's grand slam off Minnesota's J.R. Graham during the A's clobbering of the Twins on Sunday. (Ben Margot/AP)

Reddick hits grand slam, A’s crush former teammate Milone

OAKLAND — Jake Smolinski has made a big impression with his bat…

From left, Billy Butler, Jake Smolinski, Josh Reddick and Josh Phegley celebrate Reddick's grand slam off Minnesota's J.R. Graham during the A's clobbering of the Twins on Sunday. (Ben Margot/AP)
Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane and his fourth-place team have had a season full of disappointments. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

The tortured year of Billy Beane

So this is what’s left of the fallen baseball savant: an occasional…

Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane and his fourth-place team have had a season full of disappointments. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
United States' Carli Lloyd and Abby Wambach, right, embrace as the team celebrates their win over Japan following the second half of the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship.   (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Team USA forges own identity — dominance

Fans jumped up and down and waved flags and screamed chants outside…

United States' Carli Lloyd and Abby Wambach, right, embrace as the team celebrates their win over Japan following the second half of the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship.   (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
The A's could be in for some trouble if ace Sonny Gray is out of the lineup for an extended period of time. (Elaine Thompson/AP)

A’s forecast: Gray skies ahead

First, Josh Reddick, Sean Doolittle and Coco Crisp. Then Ben Zobrist and…

The A's could be in for some trouble if ace Sonny Gray is out of the lineup for an extended period of time. (Elaine Thompson/AP)

Reddick, Davis, Butler homer for A’s in win over Rockies

OAKLAND — Josh Reddick and Ike Davis quickly helped the A’s put…