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A’s grant wish of August Wold, signing him to one-day contract

August Wold gets his wish granted as he becomes part of the Oakland Athletics for a day

A’s acquire bullpen help with Royals’ Jake Diekman

Oakland Athletics add strong left-handed bullpen arm for a bargain ahead of trade deadline

Pablo Sandoval wins it in extras again as Giants make history

San Francisco takes sixth extra-inning game in last 10 with another Sandoval homer

A’s drop second in a row to Rangers

Oakland offense falls flat again after taking early lead

Giants trade pitcher Derek Holland for cash

San Francisco Giants deal left-hander Derek Holland to Chicago Cubs

A’s to open Mount Davis for Bay Bridge Series game

Oakland Athletics have announced $20 tickets for Aug. 24 on Mount Davis

A’s woes continue as they drop opener against Rangers

Oakland loses fifth game in last eight as offense slumbers and bullpen gets lit up

Athletics Notebook: Piscotty getting closer, Manaea update

Stephen Piscotty could be sent out for rehab in coming days, Sean Manaea could be back in two weeks

Giants fall short against Cubs, Beede rocked for three homers

San Francisco’s bats fall asleep once again ahead of grueling nine-game road trip

A’s have no answer for Justin Verlander in Astros series finale

Justin Verlander fans 11 in six innings as Oakland drops series to first-place Houston

Reliever Sam Coonrod considers things bigger than baseball

Sam Coonrod concerned for teammate’s wife; Dickerson rests; Giants change lineup after late scratch

Pablo Sandoval walks it off in lucky 13th as Giants beat Cubs

After going 0-for-5 and grounding into two double plays, Giants third baseman wins it with one swing

A’s edge Astros in Houston as Laureano drives in winner

Ramon Laureano made up for a second-inning blunder with a clutch double in extra innings

Bumgarner’s final home start? Not so fast, says Bruce Bochy

Giants notebook: San Francisco has reason to look past trade deadline

It’s torture again as Giants come back to beat Cubs

San Francisco gets back-to-back RBI doubles off Pedro Stropp to win series opener against Chicago

A’s lay egg in opener of pivotal series against Astros

Houston boat races Oakland as A’s are forced to pitch Nick Martini

Giants Notebook: Dickerson expects to return Tuesday, Longoria update

Alex Dickerson expects to start on Tuesday after a change to his pregame routine to loosen up back

Giants send down Conner Menez to add bullpen help in Coonrod

San Francisco Giants option lefty Conner Menez after sensational debut against Mets

Giants, Yastrzemski walk it off as Conner Menez, Zach Green star in debuts

San Francisco Giants debut two rookies who play major roles in third extra-inning win over Mets

Giants’ Farhan Zaidi still taking trade calls on Madison Bumgarner

San Francisco Giants still willing to listen, but recent winning run has front office thinking