Oakland will rely on Jeff Samardzija on Saturday when it continues a four-game series with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium.

The Oakland Athletics have decided to drop their protest of Thursday's game against the LA Angels of Anaheim.

Howie Kendrick's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th lifted the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim over the Oakland Athletics, 4-3, in the opener of a key four-game series.

The Oakland Athletics recalled right-handed pitcher Evan Scribner from Triple-A Sacramento on Thursday.

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will try to put some distance between themselves and the Oakland Athletics on Thursday when the top two teams in the American League West kick off a four-game series at Angel Stadium.

Sam Fuld's homer in the ninth capped a three-run inning as the Oakland Athletics defeated the Houston Astros, 5-4, in the rubber match of a three-game set on Wednesday.

The Oakland Athletics recalled left-handed pitcher Drew Pomeranz from Triple-A Sacramento on Wednesday.

Drew Pomeranz will get back to work when the Oakland Athletics wrap up a three-game series against the Houston Astros Wednesday at Minute Maid Park.

The family of businessman Johnny Allison is donating $5 million to the Arkansas State University athletic department's "Centennial Expansion" project to upgrade the university's football stadium.

The Oakland Athletics have the second-best record in baseball and are chasing their third straight division title.

Jeff Samardzija pitched eight strong innings and the Oakland Athletics took an 8-2 win over the Houston Astros in the opener of a three-game series.

Oakland Athletics catcher John Jaso will be shut down for at least a week due to lingering symptoms from a concussion, the team announced Monday.

Jeff Samardzija will try to rebound from his worst start in an Oakland uniform on Monday evening as the Athletics play the first of three straight against the Houston Astros.

Los Angeles Angels Manager Mike Scioscia says he doesn't pay much attention to the standings during August.

The Oakland Athletics placed pitcher Sean Doolittle on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained right intercostal.

The Oakland Athletics acquired catcher Geovany Soto from the Texas Rangers on Sunday for cash considerations.

As if the American League West was not already contentious enough, the Oakland Athletics and the L.A. Angels find themselves locked in a first-place tie as they prepare to close out a three-game series at the Coliseum Sunday night.

Coco Crisp scored the go-ahead run on a Joe Smith wild pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics tied the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim atop the AL West with a 2-1 win.

In 2008, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville began its transition from Division II to Division I athletics. Today, its men's basketball games are broadcast to millions and ticket sales are at historic highs. Donations more than tripled in 2013 from five years earlier.

The Athletics trimmed the Angels' AL West lead by holding on for a 5-3 win in the opener of a three-game set at O.co Coliseum.

The Oakland Athletics activated outfielder Craig Gentry from the 15-day disabled list on Friday and optioned relief pitcher Dan Otero to Triple-A Sacramento.

There is no better time than now for the Oakland Athletics to break out of their current slump.

University of Hawaii sports programs are again projecting a deficit and plan to cut spending on operational budget items by about 5 percent.

New Mexico State announced Wednesday that Athletics Director McKinley Boston will step down at the end of the year.

A roadside bomb in Afghanistan left Israel Del Toro Jr. with third-degree burns over 80 percent of his body. He underwent 130 surgeries to reconstruct his body and face. After the grueling rehabilitation, he made peace with the fact that there were many things he would never do again.

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