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    A's lose to Astros in 11 innings

    The A's battled back twice in extra innings but couldn't overcome bullpen failures in 5-4 loss to the Houston Astros. 
    A’s-Astros pitching matchups
    A's VS. HOUSTONFriday: A's Scott Kazmir (2-0, 1.33) vs. Astros' Dallas Keuchel (2-0, 0.90), 7:05 p.m. 

    A’s allow just one hit but lose to Angels
    Kole Calhoun's two-run homer is the Angels' only hit in a 2-0 win over the A's 

    Eric Chavez makes A’s broadcast debut on Friday
    Former Oakland A's third baseman Eric Chavez will do 20 games on Comcast SportsNet, pairing up with Glen Kuiper. 

    A's 9, Angels 2: Sonny Gray works out of a jam, then sizzles in victory
    Pitcher gets plenty of support as Oakland scores five in seventh and three more in the eighth 

    A's outfielder Josh Reddick's father arrested in Georgia
    Kenny Reddick, the father of A's outfielder Josh Reddick, was arrested Monday on several counts of workers' compensation fraud. 

    Oakland A's pitchers roughed up by Angels
    First baseman Ike Davis pitches scoreless inning in relief; A's players react to suspension of Royals pitcher Kelvin Herrera for throwing at Brett Lawrie 

    Cubs promote former A's prospect Addison Russell
    The Chicago Cubs called up highly touted infielder Addison Russell on Tuesday. The 21-year-old Russell, a former A's prospect, will start at second base and bat ninth when the Cubs play the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night 

    A's beat Angels 6-3
    Oakland reliever Dan Otero pitches four scoreless innings and Stephen Vogt hits a three-run homer in the A's 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels 

    A's-Angels series at a glance
    Oakland A's-Los Angeles Angels pitching matchups, times TV info 

    Oakland A's fall to Kansas City Royals in heated game
    Scott Kazmir's hit by pitch fires up the Kansas City Royals, who beat the Oakland A's 4-2 to cap a heated series with five Royals ejected in the finale 

    Tempers flare as A's beat Royals 5-0
    Benches empty after Oakland A's third baseman Brett Lawrie is hit by a pitch from Kansas City Royals starter Yordano Ventura, who is ejected in the fourth inning. 

    Oakland A's endure more misery in Kansas City, fall to Royals 6-4
    In their first game back since their wild-card loss last season, the A's give up two runs in the eighth and lose to the Royals. 

    Oakland A's, firefighters cover Little League theft loss
    Thieves stole an estimated $7,000 from the league's annual fundraiser. The baseball team and firefighters donated $2,000 to cover the insurance deductible, and then some. 

    A's-Royals pitching matchups
    A's AT KANSAS CITYFriday: A's Sonny Gray (1-0, 0.59) vs. Royals' Jeremy Guthrie (1-0, 5.14), 5:10 p.m. 

    A's Billy Butler stoked about going to Kansas City
    Billy Butler played for the Royals for eight seasons, and the A's news designated hitter admits he's excited about going back this weekend to see old friends and collect his American League championship ring. 

    Jed Lowrie leads Houston Astros past Oakland A's
    Former A's shortstop Jed Lowrie drives in three runs with a homer and double in Houston Astros 6-1 victory over Oakland 

    San Jose takes fight against MLB to U.S. Supreme Court
    San Jose to ask U.S. Supreme Court to take up legal battle against Major League Baseball over stalled Oakland A's move to South Bay 

    Oakland A's shut out Houston Astros behind sharp Kendall Graveman performance
    Kendall Graveman goes 5.1 shutout innings in earning his first big-league victory. 

    A's crush Astros 8-1
    Oakland A's get another brilliant start from Scott Kazmir and hit three home runs in their demolition of the Houston Astros. 

    Cruz, Mariners spoil A's ninth-inning comeback
    Seattle's Nelson Cruz homers in 10th after Oakland scored four times in the ninth off closer Fernando Rodney 

    A's let chances slip by in 5-4 loss to Mariners in 11 innings
    Brad Miller doubled home Logan Morrison with one out in the 11th off lefty reliever Fernando Abad to lift Seattle over Oakland 

    A's Mark Canha earns another start as Josh Reddick works his way back
    Mark Canha, enjoying a hot start to the season, started and batted second for the Oakland A's on Saturday as Josh Reddick prepared for a return Sunday 

    A's crush Mariners to continue up-and-down start
    The Oakland A's scored 11 runs in the first four innings and pounded the Seattle Mariners 12-0. 

    A's-Mariners pitching matchups
    Oakland-A's-Seattle Mariners series at a glance 

    A's Graveman is pounded in 10-1 loss to Texas
    The Texas Rangers batter Oakland A's starter Kendall Graveman early and often in 10-1 victory.
     

    #Oakland @Athletics #BringBackCelebration: Social media reaction
    Here's how fans responded to the team's substitution of (and return to) a longtime post-game victory tradition this week 

    Oakland's Kazmir, Canha dominate Texas Rangers
    Athletics Starting pitcher strikes out 10 in 10-0 win; rookie utility player has 3 hits, 4 RBI in first MLB game 

    Outfielder Cody Ross joins A's, immediately inserted into lineup
    Cody Ross and the A's agreed to terms on Wednesday, and he was in Oakland's lineup, batting second and playing right, against the Texas Rangers. 

    A's bats silent in loss to Rangers
    A's hitters didn't get the chance to do much against Texas starter Colby Lewis and didn't capitalize on their big chance against the Rangers bullpen Tuesday in a 3-1 loss. 

     
     
     
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    New chef at Hayward's Bijou; Bay Area food fundraisers

    It's a homecoming for Rodrigo CedeƱo , who has returned to his native Hayward to take over the role of executive chef at downtown's Bijou Restaurant & Bar. And chefs throughout the Bay Area are cooking for causes, including the Dining Out for Life AIDS fundraiser.