• 01.

    A's Collapse Late, Lose Instant Classic to KC

    Melissa Lockard / Editor-In-Chief

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  • 02.

    Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Jon Massad

    Donald Moore / Vermont Correspondent

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  • 03.

    Blog: 2014 Oakland A's Fall Instructs

    Kimberly Contreras / Arizona Correspondent

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  • 01.

    A's Collapse Late, Lose Instant Classic to KC

    Melissa Lockard / Editor-In-Chief

    Full Story
  • 02.

    Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Jon Massad

    Donald Moore / Vermont Correspondent

    Full Story
  • 03.

    Blog: 2014 Oakland A's Fall Instructs

    Kimberly Contreras / Arizona Correspondent

    Full Story
  • 01.

    A's Collapse Late, Lose Instant Classic to KC

    Melissa Lockard / Editor-In-Chief

    Full Story
  • 02.

    Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Jon Massad

    Donald Moore / Vermont Correspondent

    Full Story
  • 03.

    Blog: 2014 Oakland A's Fall Instructs

    Kimberly Contreras / Arizona Correspondent

    Full Story

A's, Royals Announce Wild Card Rosters

The American League Wild Card rosters have been announced, and, as expected, they are heavy on position players.

Wild Card Preview: Battle of the Bullpens

With Jon Lester and James Shields squaring off in the Wild Card game on Tuesday, it is possible that neither the Oakland A’s nor the Kansas City Royals will need to make a call to the bullpen. However, chances are greater that both teams will look to their bullpens at some point in the game. How do the two teams’ bullpens stack-up?

Scout Hot Sheet Sept. 22-29: Gray and Reddick

Sonny Gray and Josh Reddick help lift the slumping Athletics into the playoffs, and a date with the Kansas City Royals in the Wild Card game.

Wild Card Preview: Will Royals Run Wild?

The Kansas City Royals were the best team in the American League at stealing bases in 2014. The Oakland A's struggled to control the running game defensively. Will speed on the bases determine the winner of the American League Wild Card game?

Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Blake McMullen

TROY, NY - Oakland A's prospect Blake McMullen flashed a promising fastball-slider combination out of the Low-A Beloit and short-season Vermont bullpens this season. Donald Moore spoke with the Oklahoma native about his first full season as a pro.

Wild Card Preview: Jon Lester v James Shields

On Tuesday, September 30, the Oakland A's and the Kansas City Royals will battle for the right to play in the American League Division Series. The A's and Royals will call on their staff aces in that game. We take a close look at the expected starting pitchers in the AL Wild Card game: Jon Lester and James Shields.

Q&A With A's 34th-Round Pick John Nogowski

TROY, NY - Vermont Lake Monsters first baseman John Nogowski has only been a professional baseball player for three months, but he already is embracing his new job with open arms. Donald Moore spoke with the Oakland A's 2014 34th-round pick.

Gray Stands Tall; A's Clinch Wild Card

It wasn't easy, but in the end, the Oakland A's got it done. With a complete-game gem, Sonny Gray carried his team into the post-season in a 4-0 win over the Texas Rangers. The A's will meet the Kansas City Royals in the winner-or-go-home Wild Card on Tuesday.

2014 Year In Review: Year-End Awards

The votes are in! Find out who our staff and our forum community chose for the Oakland A's minor league player, starting pitcher and relief pitcher of the year.

Q&A With Vermont Manager David Newhan

For many of the Vermont Lake Monsters, the 2014 season represented their first in professional baseball. 2014 was a year of firsts for Vermont manager David Newhan, as well. Newhan, a former big leaguer and then hitting coach, got his first taste of the managerial chair. Donald Moore spoke with Newhan about the 2014 season.

Quick Hits: A's Prospect Dominique Vattuone

TROY, NY - Right-hander Dominique Vattuone spent the 2014 season remaking his throwing motion, with positive results. Donald Moore spoke with the second-year pro.

A's Extend PDC With Beloit Snappers

The Oakland A's and the Beloit Snappers announced an extension of their player development contract through the 2016 season on Wednesday.