( Brian Blanco )
Rays 3, A's 0: Oakland looks to be quickly losing confidence as it self-destructs again in the seventh inning

The A's bring in infield coach Ron Washington, who will help players like shortstop Marcus Semien, who has 16 errors, the worst total in baseball 
A's shortstop Semien looking forward to help from Ron Washington
Marcus Semien has mad 16 errors this season, and now the Oakland A's have hired Ron Washington to mentor him and the rest of the infield.  

A's officially bring back Ron Washington
The A's made it official Thursday with the announcement of the hiring of former Texas manager Ron Washington as a major league coach. 

A's lose to Houston, lose Crisp indefinitely; Ron Washington to return
Oakland A's left fielder Coco Crisp will be sidelined indefinitely with another neck injury. Meanwhile, the A's will bring back Ron Washington, the former Texas Rangers manager and A's infield coach, to help error-prone infielder Marcus Semien and the rest of the infield. 

A's outfielder Coco Crisp probably out at least through weekend
Oakland A's left fielder Coco Crisp injured his neck diving for a ball; manager Bob Melvin unsure if Crisp will have to spend time on the disabled list. 

Oakland A's errors of their ways
A's had committed 22 errors in a 15-game stretch until playing error-free Tuesday night 

A's lose to Astros, see Crisp leave with neck injury
Ace Sonny Gray unable to guide Oakland to second straight win 

A's get good news about Jarrod Parker's elbow surgery
Right-hander won't require a third Tommy John surgery after successful procedure on fracture 

Coco Crisp leaves A's game with neck pain
A's left fielder Coco Crisp left Tuesday's game against the Houston Astros because of neck pain. 

A's lefty Drew Pomeranz could be headed to disabled list
Drew Pomeranz left Monday's game against the Houston Astros in the fifth because of shoulder tightness; he will skip trip to Tampa Bay and head back to Bay Area to be examined. 

Oakland A's win a one-run game, beat Houston Astros 2-1
A's once again find the confines of Minute Maid Park to be friendly; starter Drew Pomeranz leaves in the fifth inning with left shoulder tightness. 

A's Parker to have elbow surgery Tuesday
Jarrod Parker was recovering from Tommy John surgery when he had the latest setback. 

Oakland A's errors of their ways
A's have committed 21 errors in their past 14 games, Oakland's worst stretch of bumbles, fumbles and overthrows since the 1982 team 28 errors in a 17-game stretch 

A's vs. Astros
Pitching matchups for A's-Astros series 

White Sox complete sweep of A's
The A's defensive woes are turning contagious as four more errors helped the Chicago White Sox to a 7-3 win Sunday to cap a three-game sweep. 

Seventh-inning breakdown haunts A's again
Error opens the floodgates in a 4-3 loss to the White Sox, dropping Oakland to 1-13 in one-run games 

A's defense, bullpen falter once again in seventh inning
Seventh-inning, one-out error by Oakland A's third baseman Brett Lawrie paves the way for a five run outburst by the Chicago White Sox 

Oakland A's scoreboard operator hosts final Rock 'n' Roll Recital
Chester Farrow, who has worked the scoreboard for the Oakland A's since 1969, presents Rock 'n' Roll Recital 17. 

A's vs. White Sox
Pitching matchups for A's-White Sox series 

Oakland A's aren't getting much relief in seventh inning
A's bullpen has a 7.00 ERA in the seventh inning, and while that alone isn't responsible for the worst record in the American League, it has played a big part. 

Gray shines, but A's lose to Red Sox
Oakland A's starter Sonny Gray had another spectacular effort, but takes his first defeat of the season with a 2-0 loss to the Boston Red Sox 

A's power past Red Sox 9-2
Vogt, Reddick, Semien homer in A's win over Red Sox 

Oakland A's lose again as Pablo Sandoval homers in the 11th
A's drop their sixth straight game in start of homestand 

A's-Red Sox pitching matchups
Probable pitchers for three-game series between Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox  

A's fall to Felix Hernandez and Mariners
Despite two homers from rookie Marcus Semien, A's end trip with 4-3 loss to Seattle Mariners 

Oakland Athletics' Jarrod Parker 'emotionally numb' over elbow injury
Sean Doolittle and Bob Melvin both have spent plenty of time in the past 49 hours on the phone with Jarrod Parker after news broke of his elbow injury which turned out to be a fractured medial epicondyle that may necessitate a third Tommy John surgery for the A's starting pitcher. 

A's miserable trip gets worse with loss to Mariners
Oakland A's almost inexplicable run of misplays continued with a four-error night that gave Seattle Mariners extra bases and extra at-bats over the course of the first six innings in a 7-2 loss  

A's trade for former All-Star Mujica to bolster bullpen
Oakland's search for relief help lands Edward Mujica from Boston Red Sox 

A's Parker has fracture in arm
The A's Jarrod Parker has suffered a fracture of the right medial epicondyle, one of the anchors in the arm of a Tommy John surgery, and he is being sent home pending some appointment with doctors. 

A's lose in 11th; Parker leaves rehab start with elbow injury
A's front office said on Jarrod Parker's injury that there will be no 'definitive details or diagnosis until he sees a doctor.'

( Gieson Cacho )
Review: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Super Mario. Bros. Edition

Of the two classic games now offered together on a mobile format, 'Puzzle & Dragons Z' is the stronger, with an addictive hook that will keep players busy for long car rides or waits at the airport. 
( Randy McMullen )
Duggar son apologizes after molestation accusations surface

Josh Duggar, one of the cast members of the TLC reality show '19 Kids and Counting,' was accused of molesting five young girls, including his sister, as a teenager; no charges were filed. He reportedly takes responsibility in an issued statement.