Oakland A’s

Aug 18, 2021

Oakland A’s Provide Update On Chris Bassitt After Taking Line Drive To Head

Jesus Christ 🙏 Prayers For Chris Bassit pic.twitter.com/NRBwB7L7GS — Cubs and Blackhawks News (@CubsBlackhawks7) August 18, 2021 Oakland A’s ace Chris Bassitt suffered a scary injury on Tuesday night when he took a line drive directly to the head. Bassitt...

Jun 2, 2021

Oakland A’s Minor Leaguers Meals Bring Back Fyre Fest Flashbacks

The Oakland A’s minor leaguers aren’t very happy with the meals they’re being served. And after photos were shared on social media, it brought back memories of the epic failure known as Fyre Fest. The Twitter account Advocates for Minor...

Apr 23, 2016

Buy Eric Chavez's Paradise Valley, Arizona Mansion — $5.9 Million

Remember Eric Chavez? The guy was a superstar in the early 2000s with the Oakland A’s and a wizard over in the hot corner. One of my favorite players growing up. I think the last time I heard he was...

Apr 7, 2015

Oakland Coliseum Had Opening Day Plumbing Issues

Try staring at that urinal pond for like 10 minutes. See how long you can take it before you want to vomit. Less than a minute? Look what we have here — like Wrigley — urinal issues at the Oakland...

Mar 6, 2015

A's Pitcher Jesse Chavez Has A Nice Work Truck

  [protected-iframe id=”37166ce0f8a74c5a3efa7b12c4d627b1-22577676-23105199″ info=”//platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js” class=”instagram-media” width=”600″ height=”700″] That’s new A’s third baseman Brett Lawrie hanging on pitcher Jesse Chavez’s truck in Arizona, presumably at their Spring Training facility in Mesa. I’m guessing that truck doesn’t get very good gas mileage....

Jul 14, 2014

Billy Beane Scouting Report From 1985: 'Impressive. Could Be A Good One'

The American League West-leading Oakland A’s arrived at the 2014 all-star break with a record of 59-36 — baseball’s best mark. Seamheads will quickly note the outsized production of third baseman Josh Donaldson (20 HRs and .766 OPS), first baseman...

Apr 17, 2014

Wait For It…The A's Win Easter Week With This Ball/Egg Vine

    [protected-iframe id=”79465a6248dcfea0bb11a8ce703afef5-22577676-23105199″ info=”https://vine.co/v/M1bFHFQFQ6p/embed/simple” width=”600″ height=”600″ frameborder=”0″]   Kudos to the @Athletics for this Vine masterpiece. You can buy a field level seat for Sunday’s Astros-A’s game for $20. I know, I know, I know. It’s Easter Sunday...