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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
Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

...temblor struck the area on Oct. 17, 1989, during a World Series game between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland Athletics, collapsing part of the Bay Bridge roadway and killing more than 60 people, most when an Oakland freeway fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-24/60-earthquake-shakes-califor
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
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...along to Manfred, who under the Major League Constitution will receive a term of at least three years.? The Oakland Athletics' hope to build a ballpark in San Jose, Calif. ? territory of the San Francisco Giants ? remains stalled in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n
Former A's, Dodgers pitcher Bob Welch dies

OAKLAND, Calif. - Bob Welch, the 1990 AL Cy Young Award winner of the Oakland Athletics and the last major leaguer to win at least 25 games in a season, has died. He was 57.Welch died Monday night at his home in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-10/former-dodgers-pitcher-b
Braves' offense breaks out in win over A's

...up his challenge at the plate.Freeman hit a three-run homer, one of four by Atlanta, and the Braves beat the Oakland Athletics 7-2 on Friday night in the opening game of the interleague series.Justin Upton and Evan Gattis hit homers off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/braves-offense-breaks-ou
Braves complete sweep of A's

...Chris Johnson also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat former Augusta GreenJacket Jon Lester and the reeling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday night, ending Lester's seven-game winning streak.The Braves swept the three-game series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-17/braves-complete-sweep
Braves topple A's again

...runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday night.The A's, who began the day with the best record in the majors, matched their worst skid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-16/braves-topple-again
Former Augusta GreenJackets Brandon Moss and Jon Lester visit Atlanta as teammates

ATLANTA - Baseball sometimes has a way of creating a circle effect on the paths of teammates and careers.Oakland Athletics teammates Brandon Moss and Jon Lester can speak to the positive results of this effect.While Moss impacted Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-16/former-augusta-greenjack
Series shows hitting differences between Braves, Athletics

ATLANTA - Although the Oakland Athletics are in an offensive funk that has resulted in six losses in the past seven games, the weekend series against the Atlanta Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-17/series-shows