oakland athletics

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...

Nov 20, 2016

Athletics Ace Sonny Gray Gets Married

Entering the offseason as a member of the Oakland Athletics has to be an uneasy feeling considering, you know, the looming possibility of Billy Beane randomly shipping your ass off for some prospects. Ace pitcher Sonny Gray has long been...

Sep 4, 2016

Jose Canseco Says His Bobblehead Is A Pre-Steroid Version Of Himself

Last night, the Oakland A’s had Jose Canseco in town for his own bobblehead night and to throw out the first pitch, which was surprising to me because I was pretty sure every MLB team he played for had basically...

Aug 23, 2015

Oakland A's Ball Boy Had The Play Of The Night Last Night

We see ball boys get embarrassed all of the time. They’ll toss a ball that was fair into the stands or they won’t be paying attention and get nailed by a screaming liner. We rarely see a ball boy make...

Jun 11, 2015

Billy Burns Put On a Fielding Clinic Against the Rangers

The Texas Rangers had some major issues mustering up any sort of offense against the Oakland Athletics today, losing 7-0. Part of the problem was Scott Kazmir, who allowed just three base runners in eight innings, and the other issue...

Dec 3, 2014

Josh Reddick Dealt His Jersey Number to Billy Butler for a Winch

If you were a professional athlete and had to trade away your jersey number to some weakling who really needed it, what would you ask for in return? Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick, better known as the guy who walks...