Athletics

David Ortiz, Brandon Allen

Red Sox Sweep A’s In A Soggy Doubleheader

After nearly 11 hours from the first pitch to the
last, the Boston Red Sox could finally rest and dry out after a
rain-delayed doubleheader sweep of the Oakland Athletics on
Saturday.

08/28/2011

Robinson Cano (Bill Kostroun/AP Photo)

A Grand (Slam) Afternoon For The Yankees

Robinson Cano’s grand slam gave the New York Yankees a chance. Russell Martin’s slam gave them the lead. Curtis Granderson’s slam gave them the record as the Yankees defeated the Oakland Athletics 22-9 on a wet, wild Thursday.

08/26/2011

Paul Pendergast (Courtesy St, Francis Hospital)

Pendergast Named Interim UConn Athletic Director

Paul Pendergast, president of the Saint Francis Foundation and Senior Vice President of Development for Saint Francis Hospital has been named Interim Director of Athletics at the University of Connecticut.  UConn President Susan Herbst says […]

08/21/2011

Mariano Rivera (Paul J. Bereswill/AP Photo)

Yanks Back On Top Sunday After Saturday Loss To A’s

artolo Colon pitched seven effective innings to end a three-start losing streak and Curtis Granderson connected for a two-run homer, leading the New York Yankees over the Oakland Athletics 7-5 on Sunday.

07/24/2011

A.J. Burnett (Frank Franklin II/AP Photo)

Yankees In Rare Day Loss To A’s

Hideki Matsui homered against his former team, Rich Harden earned his second win of the season and the Oakland Athletics snapped an 11-game losing streak to the New York Yankees with a 4-3 victory Saturday.

07/23/2011

Mark Teixeira, Kurt Suzuki

Bronx Bombing

Yankees pound Athletics early

07/22/2011

Gonzalez, Saltalamacchia (Michael Dwyer/AP Photo)

Red Sox Sweep A’s

Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run homer to reach 50 RBIs for the season and Carl Crawford had a three-run shot, powering John Lackey and the Boston Red Sox to a 6-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.

06/05/2011

Boston Red Sox's Adrian Gonzalez (28) celebrates his solo home run with teammate Kevin Youkilis in the first inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics in Boston, Saturday, June 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Sox Top A’s 9-8 In 14 Innings

J.D. Drew singled home Carl Crawford from second with two outs in the 14th inning Saturday, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 9-8 win over the Oakland Athletics after closer Jonathan Papelbon blew a four-run lead in the ninth.

06/05/2011

Nick Swisher

Yanks Continue Dominance of A’s

Yankees sweep in Oakland

06/01/2011

Bartolo Colon (Ben Margot/AP Photo)

Yankees Shut Out Athletics

Bartolo Colon pitched a four-hitter for his first shutout in nearly five years and Mark Teixeira homered in the first inning to help the New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics for the eighth straight time, 5-0 on Monday.

05/30/2011

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