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  1. Chris Archer becomes first in the modern era with three straight double-digit strikeout, zero-walk starts

    Jun 7, 2015, 7:45 PM EDT

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    Chris Archer has quietly been one of the best pitchers in baseball, particularly lately.

  2. Report: Nationals have contacted the Athletics about Ben Zobrist

    Jun 5, 2015, 8:35 PM EDT

    Ben Zobrist

    The Nationals are the latest team to have reported interest in Athletics utilityman Ben Zobrist.

  3. A fan, hit by a broken bat shard, has suffered “life-threatening injuries” at Fenway Park

    Jun 5, 2015, 7:48 PM EDT

    Fenway Park

    A fan was hit by a shard of Brett Lawrie’s broken bat and had to be taken out on a stretcher.

  4. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 3, 2015, 7:03 AM EDT

    Lloyd McClendon

    Everybody got a piece of Lloyd McClendon’s mind last night.

  5. Scott Kazmir cleared to return to A’s rotation Friday

    Jun 2, 2015, 6:25 PM EDT

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    Athletics left-hander Scott Kazmir had to make an early exit from a start last Wednesday against the Tigers after experiencing tightness in his throwing shoulder, but he made it through a …

  6. Scott Kazmir “felt great” after bullpen session and expects to avoid disabled list

    Jun 1, 2015, 11:15 AM EDT

    Scott Kazmir

    Kazmir has a 3.40 ERA in 42 starts since signing with the A’s last offseason.

  7. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 1, 2015, 6:39 AM EDT

    Bartolo Colon

    Not gonna lie, there are some morbid thoughts in a couple of these recaps. But there’s also Bartolo Colon hitting an RBI double and if that’s not life-affirming, nothing is.

  8. Ben Zobrist is one of the Cubs’ “biggest targets”

    May 31, 2015, 12:51 PM EDT

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    obrist is capable of playing all over the diamond, so he’s a fit for just about every contending team. But the 34-year-old has a …

  9. Athletics place Sean Doolittle back on the disabled list

    May 30, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Sean Doolittle

    Sean Doolittle is back on the disabled list with a strained left shoulder.

  10. Video: Josh Hamilton hits his first home run of the season

    May 29, 2015, 9:18 PM EDT

    Josh Hamilton

    Josh Hamilton hit his first home run of the season on Friday night against the Red Sox.

  11. A’s outfielder Coco Crisp likely out until after All-Star break

    May 29, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT

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    Crisp is making $11 million this season and is owed $11 million next year.

  12. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    May 29, 2015, 7:13 AM EDT

    Corey Kluber

    Corey Kulber’s last four starts: 3-0 with 50 strikeouts and two walks in 32 innings. Yowza.

  13. MRI shows no structural damage in Scott Kazmir’s shoulder

    May 28, 2015, 8:22 PM EDT

    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 17:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Chicago White Sox in the top of the first inning at O.co Coliseum on May 17, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    Kazmir left his start yesterday against the Tigers after three innings with shoulder tightness, but it sounds like he might not have to miss much time.

  14. Scott Kazmir leaves the Tigers-Athletics game with an apparent injury

    May 27, 2015, 4:34 PM EDT

    Scott Kazmir

    A bad season for the A’s is starting to look worse.

  15. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    May 26, 2015, 6:51 AM EDT

    Bartolo Colon

    Walking Mike Trout, running Bartolo Colon. Today’s ATH has everything.

  16. Yoenis Cespedes questions the Athletics’ personnel moves

    May 25, 2015, 2:30 PM EDT

    Yoenis Cespedes

    “Don’t they want to win a championship?”

  17. A’s closer Sean Doolittle is ready to make his season debut

    May 25, 2015, 2:10 PM EDT

    Sean Doolittle

    Doolittle is coming back from a partially torn rotator cuff.

  18. Ben Zobrist rejoins the A’s a month after knee surgery

    May 25, 2015, 1:15 PM EDT

    Oakland Athletics v Houston Astros

    It might be too little too late for the A’s considering their 16-30 record.

  19. Sonny Gray takes liner off of ankle, but is expected to make his next start

    May 24, 2015, 11:35 PM EDT

    Sonny Gray

    The struggling Athletics got a scare on Sunday when Sonny Gray was hit by a comebacker, but he’s expected to make his next start.

  20. Video: Steven Souza throws an elbow at Stephen Vogt

    May 24, 2015, 2:08 PM EDT

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    Steven Souza appeared to have a clear path to the plate — at least the outside of the plate — yet went right for Stephen Vogt with his elbow raised.

  21. Ben Zobrist on track to return from disabled list Monday

    May 23, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT

    OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 12:  Wearing a Rawlings "I Web" baseball glove Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics warms up playing catch prior to the start of the game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on April 12, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    Ben Zobrist reqired arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on April 28, but he’s set to rejoin the Athletics sooner than originally anticipated.

  22. Billy Beane: “I’m not trading [Stephen] Vogt. Period.”

    May 22, 2015, 9:35 PM EDT

    Stephen Vogt

    Stephen Vogt has been baseball’s best-hitting catcher and GM Billy Beane plans to hold onto him.

  23. Video: Athletics closer Sean Doolittle gets some media training

    May 22, 2015, 8:40 PM EDT

    Sean Doolittle

    Athletes aren’t born with an ability to speak with the media. We got a look into a media coaching session between Athletics closer Sean Doolittle and girlfriend Eireann Dolan.

  24. Coco Crisp likely headed to the disabled list, but will avoid surgery

    May 22, 2015, 6:55 PM EDT

    Coco Crisp

    Coco Crisp will go back on the disabled list, but has chosen against having career-ending surgery.

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