MLB winter meetings 2018: What to know about the Astros, Athletics and the rest of the AL West
What do the Astros, Angels, Athletics, Mariners, and Rangers need to get done in Vegas?
The New York Yankees try to avoid a three-game sweep when they visit the Houston Astros on Wednesday night and their star catcher Gary Sanchez will get a full day off.
The Oakland Athletics acquired pitcher Mike Fiers from the Tigers in exchange for two players to be named later or cash considerations on Wednesday. The Oakland A’s designated pitcher Jeremy Bleich for assignment in order to create a spot on the team’s 40-man roster for Fiers. Fiers has been solid in 2018, pitching his way to a […]
After 10 games on the road, the A’s came home to…what, the Astros? Again? Collin McHugh (more like McPoo. Got em) (Swish) secured his second victory over the A’s this year (it’s mid-April), and Astros tattooed the A’s to the tune of nine runs in the first game of the short two-game series. Thankfully, the […]
Everyone is talking about how the Yankees could win 100 games this year and still have to play in the postseason. With the Athletics red hot since the All-Star break, and the amount of injuries down in Houston, the Astros could be in the same boat. The New York Yankees are locked into second place […]
By: Nick Pooler Heading into the year, the Athletics were a team that many predicted to tank and then sell all of their assets at the deadline. Next thing you know, it is August 18th and they are tied with the defending World Series Champion Astros for first place. The thing that makes this so […]
Every Sunday for the next 6 weeks I will be previewing every division in baseball. My order is the following: AL West, AL Central, NL East, NL West, AL East, and finally NL Central. This way, the last issue of this mini-series will be the Sunday before Opening Day, aka the best day of the […]
The Athletics were among the best in the majors, even though they didn’t do it all that often.
What would you do with an eleven dollar beer? I’d drink it, but this scummy Yank fan decided to throw it on an Oakland Athletics fan after New York won 7-2 in the American League Wild Card game. Behold: Throwing beer at an A’s fan after their season just ended??? This is why everyone hates […]
Well look at what we’ve got here! An ALCS! The Brewers lost yesterday and the Astros lost today, so nobody is going to have a perfect October, thanks to a funky 2 out wall ball by Jackie Bradley Jr. Now let’s see if the Red Sox can avoid walking batters when the series heads to […]
by Charlie O. Mallonee The Oakland Athletics ran headlong into reality at 100 mph as the World Champion Houston Astros reminded the “Green and Gold” who they were playing as they were humbled on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park. The Astros shutout the Athletics 11-0 before a delighted sellout crowd who came to see their […]