Sonny Gray

Sonny Gray will start against the A's on Friday, and will likely face Dustin Fowler, the former Yankees prospect for whom he was traded at the deadline in 2017. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Oakland Athletics: Dustin Fowler could start against Sonny Gray and New York Yankees

OAKLAND -- Towards the end of his 12-strikeout, six-inning performance in Saturday's…

 

Sonny Gray will start against the A's on Friday, and will likely face Dustin Fowler, the former Yankees prospect for whom he was traded at the deadline in 2017. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Melvin will be watching Sonny from afar, while Bochy praises Panda

OAKLAND — Bob Melvin admitted before Monday night's game that the incessant…

 

Trade rumors swirl around A's ace Sonny Gray. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

A’s Melvin sounds resigned to departure of Sonny Gray

OAKLAND — Asked about the stress of the MLB trade deadline before…

 

Sonny Gray.(Sarahbeth Maney/Special to S.F. Examiner)

With deadline looming, A’s shuffle rotation

As trade rumors continue to swirl, the Oakland Athletics shuffled their rotation…

Sonny Gray.(Sarahbeth Maney/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Sonny Gray.(Sarahbeth Maney/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Sonny Gray pitches through the noise, carries A’s past Rays

Pitching amid a cacophony of rumor and speculation, Sonny Gray spun 6.1…

Sonny Gray.(Sarahbeth Maney/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Oakland Athletics first baseman Yonder Alonso, like teammates Sonny Gray and Jed Lowerie, is one of the most speculated-about members of the team on the trade front. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

The human side of the deadline

Donning a white jersey, the name “Alonso” written across the shoulders, the…

Oakland Athletics first baseman Yonder Alonso, like teammates Sonny Gray and Jed Lowerie, is one of the most speculated-about members of the team on the trade front. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
If Eduardo Núñez can prove he’s healthy, the San Francisco Giants could send him to a contender who could use his speed and versatility. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

As second-half begins, Bay Area MLB teams navigate lost summer

Bruce Bochy spent his All-Star break confronting an unfamiliar reality. For the…

If Eduardo Núñez can prove he’s healthy, the San Francisco Giants could send him to a contender who could use his speed and versatility. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
(Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Sonny digs big hole in A’s loss to Astros

OAKLAND — On a night Sonny Gray was facing a potential future…

(Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Khris Davis sent the A's home as winners on Thursday night. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Davis walks off A’s to snap 3-game slide

OAKLAND — Four-hours-and-29-minutes after Sonny Gray delivered the first pitch on Thursday night,…

Khris Davis sent the A's home as winners on Thursday night. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Sonny Gray was sharp for the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday against the Miami Marlins. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

A ‘healthy’ Sonny Gray delivers electric performance

Oakland — On a day Sonny Gray recorded a season-high 11 strikeouts…

Sonny Gray was sharp for the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday against the Miami Marlins. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Santiago Casilla, seen here April 3, 2017, was released by the Athletics on Thursday. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

A’s walk off Tigers for second-straight game

OAKLAND — For the second time in less than 24 hours, the…

Santiago Casilla, seen here April 3, 2017, was released by the Athletics on Thursday. (Emma Marie Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)

Gray throws 25 pitches off bullpen mound

OAKLAND — Before batting practice on Tuesday afternoon, Sonny Gray climbed atop…

Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)
Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)

A’s manager says team will be ‘conservative’ with Sonny Gray, still undecided on closer

AT&T PARK — After Sonny Gray made just two starts in the final…

Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)
Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)

Sonny Gray shut down, possibly extending this young pitcher’s stay with A’s

The Oakland Athletics announced on Thursday that Sonny Gray would be shut…

Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)
Matt Cain had a 2016 to forget. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Buster Posey believes Matt Cain has a good year left in tank

Set to begin his ninth season as Matt Cain's teammate, Buster Posey…

Matt Cain had a 2016 to forget. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
(Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

After two last-place finishes, A’s hope crop of young starters can deliver wins

OAKLAND — Before grabbing his seat in the East Side club —…

(Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)

Sonny Gray to start Wednesday

Sonny Gray will get the chance to end his frustrating season —…

Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)
Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)

Melvin: Sonny Gray was ‘really good’ in sim game

With manager Bob Melvin and pitching coach standing right over his shoulder…

Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)
Stephen Vogt is the first player in Oakland Athletics franchise history to win the Jim "Catfish" Hunter Award three times. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)

Stephen Vogt wins ‘Catfish’ Hunter Award for third time

OAKLAND — Another day, another award for Stephen Vogt. “The Triple Crown,”…

Stephen Vogt is the first player in Oakland Athletics franchise history to win the Jim "Catfish" Hunter Award three times. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)
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)

Ryon Healy hits third for A’s for second time

OAKLAND — In what could be a preview of the 2017 season,…

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)