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A's Commentary and Analysis

Zombie Jed Lowrie still a cold-blooded Professional Hitter

Let me tell you a story about a man named Jed

Checking in on AL contenders after 2021 trade deadline

The A’s stocked up, but so did everybody else

A’s face 31 mph eephus pitch from Brock Holt

Slowest pitch to be called a strike since at least 2008

Starling Marte is exactly the hitter the A’s needed

What does he do? He gets on base.

Reactions: Trading Luzardo risky, but Marte is an impact gamble

Go big or go home

Andrew Chafin is a perfect fit for the A’s

Both on and off the field

Jake Diekman records 90,000th strikeout in A’s franchise history

Putting the K in 90K

Elvis Andrus shaking up A’s offense with small-ball

The extra dimension that’s been lacking for ... decades?

Sergio Romo is so hot that he might be the A’s best reliever now

Virtually unhittable since late-April

Jacob Wilson earns first career MLB hit, just shy of 31st birthday

Never give up!

Let’s talk Nelson Cruz and the trade deadline

There’s one obvious trade target for the 2021 A’s

Watch Matt Olson hit 23 dingers in the 2021 Home Run Derby!

The Oakland A’s slugger didn’t win, but he put on a show

A’s only get one 2021 All-Star spot? Unbelievable, but exactly what we’re used to

New year, same crap

Frank Schwindel homers in first A’s at-bat

Frank The Tank!

Quick look: Domingo Acevedo scoreless in long-awaited MLB debut

The newest reliever in the A’s bullpen

3 Bright Sides of A’s frustrating Bay Bridge Series loss

The A’s lost 2-of-3 but did some things well

Sean Manaea collects two hits against Giants

The pitcher is batting 1.000, with a career .250 average

Which A’s deserve All-Star consideration?

It’s a long list

Sergio Romo dropped his pants on the field so umpires could check for sticky stuff

The reliever is now cleared to pitch in MLB, fly in a plane, or model for The Gap

Kempin’ ain’t easy, but Tony’s gotta do it

His OBP is crazy, his defense never lazy

Sean Manaea: Dr. Bronx and Mr. Fenway

A strange case of small-sample weirdness

Matt Olson has taken a huge step forward at the plate

He’s blowing past All-Star caliber on to MVP candidacy

Ramon Laureano robs a homer, hits a homer in return from injured list

Classic Laser!

Mark Canha plays all 3 outfield positions in Monday’s game

The 9th Oakland A’s player ever to do that

Skye Bolt hits first MLB homer, two years after just missing one

He almost hit one in 2019

Catch or Drop? Investigating the rule that helped the A’s on Wednesday

Did Ketel Marte make the catch, or drop it too soon?

Elvis Andrus beginning to contribute at plate

A’s new shortstop heating up since early May

60 games into season, A’s in first place again

Only one win off their record from the shortened 2020

Former A’s: Semien, Hendriks, Hill monthly awards; Kazmir comeback; Khris homers

Checking in to see how our old favorites are doing with their new teams

Tony Kemp making oversized impact on A’s in early 2021

He leads the team in OBP while playing multiple defensive positions

Quick Look: A’s offense needs to get on base more

They’ve been decent at driving in runners, but haven’t had enough chances to work with

A’s and Angels briefly clear benches Friday, but cooler heads prevail

Ohtani and Canha worked out their issue like adults