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  • Boog slated to meet namesake Tuesday
    The A's Boog Powell will soon meet the man responsible for the name he took on at age 5, with plans in place for the young outfielder to spend time with Orioles legend Boog Powell on Tuesday.
  • Powell HRs, but A's drop opener in Baltimore
    Adam Jones homered twice and matched a career high with four hits, leading the Orioles to a 7-3, series-opening win over the Athletics on Monday night.
  • Semien day to day with scar tissue irritation
    A's shortstop Marcus Semien exited Monday's 7-3 loss in Baltimore after six innings because of scar tissue irritation in his surgically repaired right wrist.
  • Skit inspired Treinen's Players Weekend pick
    A's reliever Blake Treinen hears fans call him "B-Lockay" all the time, referencing the famous "East/West College Bowl" skit from "Key & Peele."
  • Powell hits 1st HR to Boog Powell's BBQ stand
    Powell hits 1st HR to Boog Powell's BBQ stand
  • Blackburn to oppose Ubaldo in Baltimore
    The Orioles will turn to right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez on Tuesday as they continue their hunt for an American League Wild Card spot against the A's at Camden Yards.
  • A's pounce on errors, aid Cotton's sharp effort
    Rookie center fielder Boog Powell sparked Oakland's offense and rookie right-hander Jharel Cotton pitched 6 2/3 strong innings, helping the A's deny the AL West-leading Astros a three-game sweep with a 3-2 win Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
  • A's Top 30 prospects list
    Who do the Athletics have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Oakland's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
  • Semien's LLWS-inspired trip around bases
    Semien takes a LLWS-inspired trip around the bases
  • Powell providing spark atop A's lineup
    The A's are expecting big things from Boog Powell. They should. Oakland traded All-Star Yonder Alonso for the gifted outfielder.
  • Puk spins a gem for Midland
    Yankees prospects Miguel Andujar and Domingo German led Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to a 3-0 win over Durham with a pair of strong performances on Sunday.
  • Graveman's sinker can't cool off Houston
    With his typical heavy dosage of sinkers, Kendall Graveman continued to have success against the Astros, completing six innings but ending up with a 3-0 loss on Saturday at Minute Maid Park.
  • A's stung by 6 double plays against Astros
    Collin McHugh threw six scoreless innings to pick up his first win of the season, and Marwin Gonzalez delivered a two-run, bases-loaded single in the fourth to send the Astros to their fourth win in five games, 3-0, over the A's on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park. Houston turned a season-high six double plays, including one to end the game.
  • A's fan travels from UK to Houston for a game
    A's fan travels from UK to Houston for a game
  • Manaea pleased with bounce-back effort
    Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea stood for six innings, with few blemishes, against the strongest offense in baseball on Friday, far outperforming any of his previous three starts this month.
  • A's held to Joyce HR by Keuchel-led Astros
    Dallas Keuchel, making his fifth start since missing eight weeks with neck discomfort, turned in his second consecutive gem by throwing seven scoreless innings to lead the Astros to their third win in four games, 3-1, over the Athletics on Friday night at Minute Maid Park.
  • A's not rushing Phegley's Triple-A rehab
    Nearly a month after being placed on the disabled list with a strained left oblique, catcher Josh Phegley is getting close to rejoining the Athletics.
  • Nunez hits MiLB-best 32nd home run
    Now into his second month playing in the Florida State League, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is finding his power stroke.
  • Inbox: How to handle struggling young A's?
    A's beat reporter Jane Lee answers fans' questions in the latest edition of A's Inbox.
  • Newly acquired Hatcher makes his A's debut
    Newly acquired A's reliever Chris Hatcher was added to the active roster ahead of Wednesday's series finale against the Royals, giving manager Bob Melvin a fresh arm in his bullpen.
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