A's score early, Gray dazzles in win over M's

The A’s did their offensive damage early Saturday night, and it turned out to be plenty for Sonny Gray. Gray turned in his best start of the season in a 3-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on a chilly evening at Safeco Field. Oakland scored twice in the first and once in the third, then took a nap with the bats the rest of the way. Gray (2-0) made it stand, firing seven innings...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Weirdest Pitcher Unassisted Play Ever

Sonny Gray (Credit: Gregory Bull/Associated Press) Oakland A’s pitcher Sonny Gray recorded a strange out during yesterday’s game against the Seattle Mariners. Watch as Mariners’ third baseman Kyle Seager hits the ball off the first base bag and the ball caroms right into Sonny Gray’s glove. Gray won the race to first and recorded the out. If you’re scoring at home, that’s...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: A's pitcher Sonny Gray gets assist from 1st base bag

Oakland A’s pitcher Sonny Gray received an unexpected assist en route to picking up a 6-3 win against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. In the 6th inning, Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager ripped a line drive down the first base line that looked destined for extra bases. Miraculously, though, the ball hit the first base bag, bounced up in the air and landed in the glove of Gray...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sonny Gray Records A Bizarre Out Thanks To A Ricochet Off Of First Base Bag

Here’s a pretty bizarre highlight from yesterday’s Athletics-Mariners game in which Seattle’s Kyle Seager hits a line drive off of the first base bag. The ball bounces off the bag and ricochets right into the glove of A’s pitcher Sonny Gray, who steps on first to record the out. Technically, the play was ruled unassisted…but that’s only because the first base bag doesn’t...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sonny Gray fields line drive that richochets off first base bag (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Oakland A's pitcher Sonny Gray made the putout at first base on an unusual play during Sunday's game against Seattle by fielding a line drive that bounced off the first base bag.It happened in the sixth inning with one out as Mariners batter Kyle Seager hit the line drive that looked like it would go for extra bases. However, the ball...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

A's Sonny Gray is OK to make next start

Pitcher Sonny Gray will be able to make his next start Saturday against the Seattle Mariners without any health issues. The A's right-hander took a sharp grounder off his right ankle in the sixth inning Monday and had to be cleared by A's medical personnel to remain in the game. He was walking only a little gingerly after Monday's game and Tuesday said ``It's fine...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Home plate rule part of Indians first experience with replay

OAKLAND -- Michael Brantley understands there is a lot of gray area when it comes to the new rule on home plate collisions. The Indians got caught up in it during the sixth inning of Monday's opener at Oakland. With one out in the inning and runners at second and third, Asdrubal Cabrera hit a ball that bounced off Sonny Gray's leg. Gray quickly recovered and threw the ball...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Sonny Gray named Oakland A’s Opening Day starter

The Oakland A’s will have their ninth different Opening Day starter in the last nine years after Sonny Gray was named the starter on Sunday morning by manager Bob Melvin, according to’s Jane Lee. Gray, 24, is coming off another stellar spring outing when he went 5.2 innings, allowing three hits and one run while striking out seven and only issuing one walk. The former...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s rotation could be down two starters come Monday

The Oakland A’s went into spring training with one of the best bullpens in the MLB. But now it looks as though their starting rotation could be drastically different by the time Opening Day rolls around. Two starting pitchers, Jarrod Parker and A.J. Griffin, have been medically examined this week for injuries they have sustained this spring and the news is not good. Jarrod Parker...
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

The Oakland A’s top three prospects for 2014

With so many new players from all over the country joining the Oakland A’s this off-season, not much light has been shed on top prospects who are working their way up through the A’s farm system. The Athletics are known for bringing up talented young spitfires from their minor league affiliates much like how they brought up star pitcher Sonny Gray last year. So who are the A’s...
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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