Oakland A’s

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 06: Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Oakland Athletics points to Jed Lowrie #8 after Lowrie made a good play to turn a double play that ended the first inning of their game against the Toronto Blue Jays at O.co Coliseum on July 6, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Trade Costs Samardzija Chance For All-Star Outing

The trade that put Jeff Samardzija on a postseason contender cost him a chance to pitch in his first All-Star game.

97.1 The Ticket–07/07/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 2: Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers singles in the first inning to drive in Ian Kinsler against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on July 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Hunter Drives In 3, Tigers Sweep Athletics 9-3

Torii Hunter hit three RBI singles and capped a six-run burst in the sixth inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the Oakland Athletics 9-3 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.

97.1 The Ticket–07/02/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 01: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with pitching coach Jeff Jones #51 after pitching his second complete game shutout against the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on July 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 6-4. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Porcello Dominates Oakland, Records Second Straight Complete-Game Shutout

Porcello pitched the entire gem without recording a strikeout. He would have liked to get one, but recently he has not been needing them.

CBS Detroit–07/01/2014

Pitcher Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers.  (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Porcello Gets Another Shutout, Tigers Beat A’s 3-0

Porcello (11-4) only had one career complete game before blanking the Rangers on June 26 …

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 30:  Rajai Davis #20 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with first base coach Omar Vizquel #31 after hitting a ninth-inning grand slam to win the game over the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on June 30, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 5-4.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dan Dickerson Recaps The Tigers Walk-Off Win Against The A’s [AUDIO]

The Detroit Tigers finished a night honoring the 1984 World Champion Detroit Tigers in the most dramatic of ways – with the rarest of hits: with the Tigers down by three in the bottom of the 9th, Rajai Davis hit a walk-off Grand Slam to deliver an incredible 5-4 win for the Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 30: Rajai Davis #20 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with his teammates after hitting a ninth-inning grand slam to win the game over the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on June 30, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 5-4. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Twitter Account Thought They Won Monday Night

It’s never good to get cocky when you are the Twitter account for a Major League Baseball team and that’s exactly what happened to the Oakland A’s last night.

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2014

BOSTON, MA - MAY 18: Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait prior to the game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on May 18, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

To Dive Or Not To Dive? Austin Jackson Says He Plans To Do It More Often

Needless to say, Jackson’s catch was relegated to secondary status in the realm of highlights from Monday’s game.

CBS Detroit–07/01/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Plays in Baseball History

Check out our list of the 5 dirtiest plays in baseball history.

06/27/2014

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3 Things Yoenis Cespedes Was Compared To On Twitter

After Tuesday’s 300-plus foot throw to home by the Athletics’ left fielder went viral, fans took to twitter to express who and what Yoenis Cespedes really is. Here are some of the comparisons.

06/12/2014

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Who Is Yoenis Cespedes? 5 Facts You Didn’t Know About The A’s Outfielder

Yoenis Cespedes is the name on every sports announcer’s lips but what do you really know about this Cuban powerhouse center fielder with an amazing arm? Here are a few facts.

06/12/2014

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