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5/27/2015 | California native CC starts opener in Oakland

CC Sabathia will be making his 15th career start in Oakland during the series opener on Thursday. A's right-hander Kendall Graveman will be making his sixth career Major League start.

5/27/2015 | Doolittle feels good after making season debut

The A's dropped their 15th one-run game of the season and lost starter Scott Kazmir to an injury along the way Wednesday, but left-hander Sean Doolittle provided something of a bright spot in the 3-2 loss to Detroit with a scoreless sixth inning in his season debut.

5/27/2015 | Kazmir gets MRI after left shoulder injury

Left-hander Scott Kazmir exited Wednesday's start against the Tigers after three no-hit innings with left shoulder tightness, and the A's are holding out hope the All-Star pitcher is not their next disabled list victim.

5/27/2015 | O'Flaherty to begin Minor League rehab assignment

A's reliever Eric O'Flaherty, who has been sidelined by a strained left shoulder since the beginning of the month, is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Nashville on Wednesday evening.

5/27/2015 | Opportunities go by the wayside for A's

When you finish 0-for-11 with runners in scoring position and leave 10 men on base in a close game, it's tough to win. The A's found that out first-hand on Tuesday night, suffering a 1-0 loss to the Tigers.

5/27/2015 | Chavez saddled with another tough-luck loss

Statistically speaking, Tuesday night's effort was the finest start of Jesse Chavez's career. Only he was saddled with another tough loss in a 1-0 defeat to the Tigers.

5/27/2015 | Price stopper: Lefty stymies A's, snaps Tigers' skid

David Price pitched seven shutout innings and the Tigers took advantage of an early A's error to claim a 1-0 victory at the Coliseum on Tuesday night.

5/26/2015 | Tigers scratch Simon, turn to Ryan in finale

Tigers right-hander Alfredo Simon left the team suddenly to be with his ailing father and will not make his scheduled start Wednesday.

5/26/2015 | Shoulder better, Doolittle activated off DL

The A's added left-handed reliever Sean Doolittle to the active roster for the first time this year Tuesday and optioned right-hander Angel Castro to Triple-A Nashville.

5/26/2015 | Vogt close to top in first All-Star ballot update

A trio of A's were listed among the leaders for the initial All-Star Game voting update, which was released by MLB on Tuesday.

5/26/2015 | Hall of Famers, legends top list of Draft reps

Three members of the 500 Home Run Club -- Ken Griffey Jr., Reggie Jackson and Mike Schmidt -- and 20 other former All-Stars will headline the list of team representatives on the floor at MLB Network's Studio 42 when the 2015 MLB Draft gets underway on June 8.

5/26/2015 | AL All-Star Game ballot update: May 26

At the first update in the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot for the American League, the Royals have five players in position to start the July 14 Midsummer Classic at Great American Ball Park, and another four among the voting leaders. Royals catcher Salvador Perez, an All-Star in each of the last two seasons, leads all AL players in balloting with 1,447,753 total votes.

5/25/2015 | Hahn thrilled to close shutout in 'foreign' ninth

Sitting at 99 pitches, Jesse Hahn trotted back out to the mound for the ninth inning at the Coliseum on Monday afternoon, readying to face the heart of the Tigers lineup. The A's right-hander had a four-run lead in hand, but little room for error in the way of his first career shutout.

5/25/2015 | In return to Coliseum, Cespedes looks back

Shortly after arriving at the Coliseum for the first time since being traded to the Red Sox last summer, former A's slugger Yoenis Cespedes darted for manager Bob Melvin's office.

5/25/2015 | A's to activate Doolittle off DL on Tuesday

The A's are prepared to reinstate left-hander Sean Doolittle from the disabled list Tuesday, marking the long-awaited return of their All-Star closer.

5/25/2015 | Chavez hopes to quiet rested Miggy at Coliseum

Left-hander David Price (3-1, 3.32) gets the start for the Tigers while Jesse Chavez (1-4, 2.89) takes the mound for the A's in Oakland on Tuesday night.

5/25/2015 | A's down Tigers behind Hahn's first shutout

Right-hander Jesse Hahn pitched his first career shutout, allowing just four hits to guide the A's to their third straight win on Monday, a 4-0 shutout of the Tigers in the three-game series opener at the Coliseum.

5/25/2015 | Buxton headlines Prospect Team of the Week

This past week, May 18-24, Byron Buxton raised his batting average 26 points and his slugging percentage 58 points, making him the most impressive among our Prospect Team of the Week honorees.

5/24/2015 | Burns crushes game's first pitch for first career homer

Shortly after stepping into the batter's box to begin Sunday's 7-2 Athletics win against the Rays, Billy Burns watched as Erasmo Ramirez wound up and fired an 89-mph fastball and decided to take a hack at it, sending the ball into the seats beyond the wall in right field.

5/24/2015 | Gray takes shot off ankle; X-rays negative

Athletics ace Sonny Gray left Sunday's game against the Rays at Tropicana Field after the fifth inning with a right ankle contusion. X-rays on his ankle came back negative.

5/24/2015 | Hahn, A's set to welcome Greene, Tigers to Oakland

The Athletics begin a seven-game homestand Monday afternoon by welcoming Shane Greene and the Tigers to Oakland.

5/24/2015 | A's plan to activate Zobrist from DL on Monday

Ben Zobrist is still on track to be activated from the disabled list Monday after making four plate appearances as the designated hitter for Triple-A Nashville on Saturday.

5/24/2015 | Home runs power A's to top Rays

Sonny Gray brought the good stuff, and the A's offense gave their ace the needed run support in a 7-2 win over the Rays on Sunday afternoon at Tropicana Field.

5/23/2015 | Graveman finds stride with scoreless outing

Kendall Graveman returned Saturday and tossed six-plus scoreless innings, allowing just three hits and two walks while striking out six, to help the A's beat the Rays, 5-0, at Tropicana Field.

5/23/2015 | Sogard breaks out to spark A's scoring

"He's been durable and pretty consistent for us," said A's manager Bob Melvin after the Athletics' 5-0 victory over the Rays on Saturday at Tropicana Field. Eric Sogard backed up his manager's by gathering two hits and a walk in his four plate appearances, none of which were bigger than his at-bat in the sixth inning.

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