7/4/2015 | Sensational Graveman outduels King Felix
Kendall Graveman tossed seven shutout innings on Saturday, extending his scoreless streak to 16 and outdueling Mariners ace Felix Hernandez in the process.
7/4/2015 | A's clear big hurdle in besting Felix
Before the Athletics' 2-0 victory over the Mariners on Saturday, Seattle's Felix Hernandez hadn't lost in Oakland since Sept. 19, 2008. His 13 straight starts at the Coliseum without a loss tied for the longest such streak by an opposing pitcher. But on Saturday, that streak came to an end.
7/4/2015 | Mariners, Athletics wrap up clash at the Coliseum
The Mariners face the A's on Sunday looking to salvage a series split. Mike Montgomery starts for Seattle seeking his third straight shutout; Chris Bassitt makes another start in place of Sonny Gray.
7/4/2015 | Graveman's arm, Zo's bat carry A's past M's
A's rookie Kendall Graveman outdueled Mariners ace Felix Hernandez on Saturday as Oakland won a Fourth of July afternoon showdown, 2-0, at the Coliseum.
7/4/2015 | Gray back Tuesday; Bassitt gets M's finale
Chris Bassitt will start Sunday's series finale against the Mariners, and Sonny Gray will likely start on Tuesday against the Yankees, Bob Melvin said on Saturday.
7/4/2015 | Nunez among 10 top prospect performers Friday
Oakland's farm system produced some pop on Friday night. At Double-A Midland, No. 4 prospect Renato Nunez ran his hitting streak to nine games while bashing a home run.
7/4/2015 | Scribner looking to shake rough stretch
Evan Scribner's most recent struggles came in a 9-5 loss to the Mariners at the Coliseum on Friday. He gave up four runs (three earned) in two innings, surrendering two-run homers to both Nelson Cruz and Brad Miller in a rocky eighth inning.
7/3/2015 | Reddick, Melvin clear up miscommunication
A's outfielder Josh Reddick said he spoke to manager Bob Melvin about the candid remarks he made in a radio interview Thursday that suggested the front office, specifically general manager Billy Beane, is restricting his playing time against left-handers despite Melvin's desire to keep him in the lineup regardless.
7/3/2015 | Ailing Gray to avoid stint on disabled list
On Friday, Sonny Gray said he will not be placed on the disabled list due to a recent case of salmonella. He will likely miss another start Sunday against Seattle, but he may return when the A's face the Yankees in New York from Tuesday to Thursday.
7/3/2015 | Graveman, Felix set for Independence Day showdown
Saturday's Fourth of July showdown between the A's and Mariners at 1:05 p.m. PT will be the only time in the four-game set Oakland doesn't have to face a left-hander. Instead, the A's are up against Felix Hernandez.
7/3/2015 | Mariners crush four homers to sink A's
A quartet of two-run home runs from Logan Morrison, Seth Smith, Nelson Cruz and Brad Miller carried the Mariners to a 9-5 victory over the A's at the Coliseum on Friday night.
7/3/2015 | A's bats buck trend vs. lefty Elias
The A's struggles against left-handed starting pitchers vanished as they won Thursday's series opener, 4-0, by getting to Mariners southpaw Roenis Elias.
7/3/2015 | Kazmir takes game to next level
Scott Kazmir's trade value may be at a season high after twirling a gem in a 4-0 win over the Mariners on Thursday night, holding Seattle to two hits in eight superb innings. All the while, the A's, winners of 12 of their last 18, have to wonder what their second half could look like with the lefty on their side.
7/3/2015 | Chavez leads A's vs. Mariners' Happ
The A's will look for their third straight win when they host the Mariners at the Coliseum on Friday in a 6:05 p.m. PT matchup between American League West rivals.
7/3/2015 | Kazmir leads A's two-hit shutout vs. Mariners
Scott Kazmir held the Mariners to two hits over eight innings, leading the A's to a 4-0 victory in Thursday night's opener of a four-game series at the Coliseum. It was Oakland's American League-leading 10th shutout of the season.
7/2/2015 | Gray rejoins A's after bout with salmonella
Right-hander Sonny Gray was back in the A's clubhouse Thursday feeling "much better" following a two-day hospital stay recovering from a bout of gastroenteritis caused by salmonella.
7/1/2015 | Butler stays hot with triple that amuses A's
Two players named Billy tripled Wednesday in the A's 4-1 series-clinching win over the Rockies at the Coliseum. One -- Billy Burns -- you might expect. The other -- Billy Butler -- you most certainly wouldn't.
7/1/2015 | Improved command has Hahn hitting stride
Right-hander Jesse Hahn, though without his best stuff in the early going of a six-inning outing, allowed one run to the Rockies, who were held to just four total in the three-game series at the Coliseum, which culminated in a series-clinching 4-1 A's victory.
7/1/2015 | Umps shift duties after Hallion struck by foul
Crew chief Tom Hallion exited Wednesday's game between the A's and Rockies at the Coliseum in the first inning after taking a pitch to his face mask.
7/1/2015 | Gray recovering from bout of gastroenteritis
Sonny Gray was released from the hospital Wednesday after a severe case of bacterial gastroenteritis sent him there Monday evening.
7/1/2015 | A's, Mariners set for AL West clash in Oakland
The Mariners and A's meet will begin a four-game series at the Coliseum on Thursday, with Roenis Elias and Scott Kazmir squaring off in the opener.
7/1/2015 | Bassitt fills in admirably on short notice
Chris Bassitt found out at 1 a.m. he was starting for the A's on Tuesday. He woke up at 5:30 a.m. after minimal sleep, caught a 7:30 a.m. flight and arrived in Oakland around 1:30 p.m.