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Oddsmaker makes Giants favorite in World Series

...an earthquake minutes before Game 3 rattled Candlestick Park and postponed the World Series between the Giants and Oakland Athletics. The Series shift means no designated hitter in the NL park, costing Royals DH Billy Butler a spot. Yost spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-17/oddsmaker-makes-giants-f
Royals beat Athletics in 12-inning AL wild-card thriller

...allowing Christian Colon to score from second base and giving the long-suffering Royals a 9-8 victory over the Oakland Athletics in a wild AL wild-card game Tuesday night.The A's raced out to a 7-3 lead by the sixth inning, but the Royals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/royals-beat-athletics-12
Cardinals will keep Michael Wacha in bullpen for NLDS

...viewership for the American League wild-card game.The Kansas City Royals' comeback 9-8 win in 12 innings over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday averaged more than 5.2 million viewers on TBS. The network said that's up 14 percent from the nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/cardinals-will-keep-mich
Chiefs rout of Patriots kicked off two big days for Kansas City sports teams

...Kauffman Stadium, which was sure to be packed with blue when the Royals ended a 29-year playoff drought against the Oakland Athletics in the AL wild-card game.Several members of the Royals even showed up for the Chiefs-Patriots game, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-30/chiefs-rout-patriots-kicked-t
Braves' Fredi Gonzalez says staff decisions could come in several days

...cryotherapy, a procedure involving the application of extreme cold. DIAMONDBACKS: Have received permission to interview Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale for the team's vacant manager position.Hale is a former manager of the Diamondbacks' Triple-A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-02/braves-fredi-gonzalez-sa
Ex-Brave Hudson finally gets a taste of postseason success

...vacation in July or August."His two daughters were born in the Bay Area, where Hudson began his career with the Oakland Athletics in 1999 and won a career-best 20 games the following year.It sure helped San Francisco had captured two of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-08/ex-brave-hudson-finally-
A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

OAKLAND, Calif. - The Oakland Athletics won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-31/get-lester-gomes-red-sox
Gutsy trades bring Lester, Shields together for AL wild-card game

...KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a similarly aggressive move just a couple of months ago.The results of both will be in the starting spotlight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-29/gutsy-trades-bring-leste
Braves' Teheran changes approach vs. Athletics

...Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran rode his changeup early and hard Saturday night against a left-handed-heavy Oakland Athletics lineup, showing how effective he can be in different ways. Teheran seemed to make a point to establish his changeup...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-16/braves-teher
Groups looking into bid for Oakland Athletics

...investors including Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan is one of several groups considering a bid to purchase the Oakland Athletics, who went on sale last week. Morgan's group also includes George Zimmer, founder of the Men's Warehouse clothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/28/bra_243050.shtml
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