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Oakland Athletics' Matt Chapman follows through on a swing against the Giants at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Oakland Athletics clinch playoff spot, beat Mariners

Just before first pitch in Seattle, thanks to the New York Yankees…

 

Andrew Triggs, seen here September 2, 2016, will undergo surgery. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

A’s face off against King Felix in series finale, plus updates on Andrew Triggs, Brett Anderson injuries

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- For years, Felix…

 

Oakland Athletics designated hitter Khris Davis warms up before the game against the San Francisco Giants at Oakland Coliseum on Friday, July 20, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Oakland A’s bullpen strategy goes sour, Khris Davis hits 40th home run, Mariners win 8-7

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- With their starting…

 

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

Oakland Athletics drop 12-inning finale to Mariners, Astros await

By John Hickey Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND – The preliminaries are…

Brett Anderson, seen here in his last stint with the A's, got the hard-luck no-decision on Wednesday.
San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval grimaces after being hit by a pitch against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Pablo Sandoval wins it with roller in ninth against Seattle Mariners

In a battle of lockdown bullpens, it was the San Francisco Giants…

San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval grimaces after being hit by a pitch against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Stephen Piscotty in April of 2018. (Courtesy: Oakland Athletics)

Oakland Athletics: A’s use five double plays to get past Seattle on bullpen day

OAKLAND — If double plays are a pitcher’s best friend, the Oakland…

Stephen Piscotty in April of 2018. (Courtesy: Oakland Athletics)
The Seattle Mariners' Dee Gordon (9) steals second base when the throw to the Oakland Athletics' Marcus Semien goes into the dirt in the first inning at Safeco Field in Seattle on Thursday, May 3, 2018. The Mariners won, 4-1. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/TNS)

Oakland A’s shut down by Seattle Mariners pitching in rubber game, Sean Manaea takes third loss

The frustrations that have plagued the Oakland Athletics over the years in…

The Seattle Mariners' Dee Gordon (9) steals second base when the throw to the Oakland Athletics' Marcus Semien goes into the dirt in the first inning at Safeco Field in Seattle on Thursday, May 3, 2018. The Mariners won, 4-1. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/TNS)
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin in August of 2017. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr)

Oakland Athletics will officially open 2019 season in Tokyo against Seattle Mariners

Major League Baseball has officially announced that the Oakland Athletics will open…

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin in August of 2017. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr)
The A’s traded Ryon Healy on Wednesday to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for two prospects. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

A’s ship Ryon Healy to Seattle for relief pitcher, 17-year-old shortstop

For the third time in a year, the Oakland Athletics have traded…

The A’s traded Ryon Healy on Wednesday to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for two prospects. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Marcus Semien. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

M’s hammer Gossett, end A’s win streak

OAKLAND — By the time Daniel Gossett staggered off the mound with…

Marcus Semien. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Sandber Pimentel has had a solid season at the plate for the Stockton Ports. (Courtesy Dinur/Flickr)

There’s playoff baseball in Northern California if you know where to look

The Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants may be closer to competing…

Sandber Pimentel has had a solid season at the plate for the Stockton Ports. (Courtesy Dinur/Flickr)
Matt Joyce. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Cruz crushes Cotton, M’s take down A’s

Oakland — Jharel Cotton surrendered 886 feet of home runs to Nelson…

Matt Joyce. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Khris Davis should return by Thursday from a groin strain. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Khris Davis connects on his 30th home run, but Mariners win in 10

OAKLAND — Leonys Martin’s 10th-inning blast sunk the Oakland A’s on Tuesday…

Khris Davis should return by Thursday from a groin strain. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Yonder Alonso back in his green and gold days. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Yonder Alonso’s strange return

OAKLAND — Before Tuesday night's game between the Oakland A's and Seattle…

Yonder Alonso back in his green and gold days. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Blackburn cruises to first career win

Facing the organization that traded him in the offseason, Paul Blackburn picked…

The Oakland Athletics' Ryon Healy, seen here on Sept. 15, 2016, had a couple key hits on Thursday night. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)

A’s take down Mariners’ best starter

OAKLAND — At 7:08 p.m. on Thursday night, just before César Valdez…

The Oakland Athletics' Ryon Healy, seen here on Sept. 15, 2016, had a couple key hits on Thursday night. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)
Seattle Mariners' Leonys Martin, left, rounds the bases past Oakland Athletics first baseman Yonder Alonso after hitting a two-run walk-off home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Seattle. The Mariners won 6-5. (Ted S. Warren/AP)

A’s cough up lead in the bottom of the ninth

SEATTLE — Leonys Martin hit a game-ending, two-run homer in the ninth…

Seattle Mariners' Leonys Martin, left, rounds the bases past Oakland Athletics first baseman Yonder Alonso after hitting a two-run walk-off home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Seattle. The Mariners won 6-5. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Rich Hill throws during the game against the Seattle Mariners, Monday, May 23, 2016, in Seattle. (Ted S. Warren/AP)

Hill wins again, A’s end skid with 5-0 victory vs Mariners

SEATTLE — Rich Hill pitched eight innings to win his fourth straight…

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Rich Hill throws during the game against the Seattle Mariners, Monday, May 23, 2016, in Seattle. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry also provides the by far most value per buck in the league. (Ben Margot/AP)

As money player, Curry is in league of his own

We all know about the cold-blooded 3-pointers, killer cross-overs and ridiculous circus…

Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry also provides the by far most value per buck in the league. (Ben Margot/AP)
The Mariners had plenty to celebrate during their three-game series at the Coliseum. (Ben Margot/AP)

One-run loss seals Mariners sweep of A’s

OAKLAND — Oh-so-close Oakland, again. On a day the Athletics grabbed a…

The Mariners had plenty to celebrate during their three-game series at the Coliseum. (Ben Margot/AP)