October 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
OAKLAND, Calif. Right-hander Justin Verlander pitched eight shutout innings and Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run home run as the Detroit Tigers clinched the American League Division Series with a 3-0 victory Thursday night over the Oakland Athletics in Game 5 at the O.co Coliseum. Continue Reading
October 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
DETROIT An evening of gambles paid off for the Detroit Tigers.
October 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
DETROIT One more victory in two chances will send the Oakland Athletics into the American League Championship Series. Continue Reading
September 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MINNEAPOLIS With Josh Reddick back and hitting home runs, the Oakland Athletics are bringing some more muscle and a bigger lead into a crucial weekend series. Continue Reading
September 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MINNEAPOLIS Jed Lowrie’s foul ball that turned into a two-run double after umpires changed the call highlighted a 10-run fourth inning as the Oakland Athletics pounded the Minnesota Twins 18-3 on Wednesday night.
September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MINNEAPOLIS Jarrod Parker’s strong outing wasn’t enough to help the Oakland Athletics extend their division lead.
July 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO For someone whose career is built on his fastball, Neil Wagner’s long, winding path to becoming the first and only ex-North Dakota State player to play in Major League Baseball was anything but fast.
At 29 years old, Wagner has finally carved out a big league role in the Toronto Blue Jays bullpen. Continue Reading
March 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Oakland Athletics center fielder Jason Pridie has been suspended 50 games for a second violation of a drug of abuse under baseball’s minor league testing program. Continue Reading
December 14, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The Minnesota Twins reportedly have added a bat to their outfield, agreeing to a multi-year deal with former Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Willingham pending a physical, according to an ESPN.com report. If Willingham is indeed on his way to the Twins, it likely means the end of Michael Cuddyer’s time with Minnesota. Continue Reading
November 27, 2011 in West Central Tribune
The Oakland Athletics have hired Chili Davis as hitting coach to complete Bob Melvin’s staff heading into 2012. Continue Reading