Oakland A’s

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.


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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.


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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.


ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 10: Left fielder Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics chases down a flyball off the bat of Mike Trout (not pictured) of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for an out in the first inning to at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 10, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Yoenis Cespedes Makes The Throw Of The Year [VIDEO]

Oakland A’s left fielder Yoenis Cespedes has one of the better arms in Major League Baseball.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2014

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 26: Drew Smyly #33 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on May 26, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Snap 4-Game Skid With 10-0 Win Over Tigers

Smyly was the first Tigers pitcher to allow four homers in a game since Max Scherzer did it in a 10-7 win over the Yankees on April 3, 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–05/26/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - MAY 21: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics strikes out swinging with two men on base to end the top of the eighth inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on May 21, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Some Funk: Rays Throw 1-Hitter, Lose To A’s

Talk about a funk!

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2014

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Josh Reddick Has An Amazing Walk-Up Song [VIDEO]

Now that I have learned that Jose Reddick walks out to “Careless Whisper” by George Michael — I am a huge fan.

97.1 The Ticket–05/14/2014

OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 31: Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona and Michael Brantley #23 question a call by Mike Winters in the sixth inning of their game against the Oakland Athletics during Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on March 31, 2014 in Oakland, California. Brantley reviewed the call with instant replay and the ruling on the field stood. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cleveland Wins It Against AL Saves Leader Johnson

Terry Francona asked crew chief Mike Winters to review a collision at the plate, and the umpire obliged.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2014