Tag Archives: Oakland A’s

  • Mom Catches Foul Ball with Baby in Hand (Video)

    Mom Catches Foul Ball with Baby in Hand (Video)

    Let’s celebrate the awesome catch this Oakland A’s fan made at the game with her baby in one arm. Her willingness to put her child directly in harm’s way is a testament to her love of the game. Similarly, let’s not make a big deal out of the fact that she caught this particular foul […]

  • MLB Adds Some Special Effects to Yoenis Cespedes’ Historic Throw (Video)

    MLB Adds Some Special Effects to Yoenis Cespedes’ Historic Throw (Video)

    If you haven’t seen the utterly insane throw by Athletics left fielder Yoenis Cespedes that nabbed the Angels’ Howie Kendrick at home plate the other night, you must go watch that right now. Unbelievable, isn’t it? That play is going to be on MLB highlight reels forever. When A’s fans talk about it, the conversation […]

  • “Bad British Commentary”: MLB Edition (Video)

    “Bad British Commentary”: MLB Edition (Video)

    “Bad British Commentary” is a recurring feature comedy web series Words In My Mouth from YouTube channel The Whistle. It exists under one singular principle: To imagine what American sports would sound like if they had somewhat clueless and very British commentators, and they’ve just come out with a new Major League Baseball edition. The […]

  • A’s Fan Faceplants Onto Concrete While Going for a Foul Ball (GIF)

    A’s Fan Faceplants Onto Concrete While Going for a Foul Ball (GIF)

    The MLB regular season has begun, and while the San Diego Padres’ Ball Girls appear to be in mid-season form, just seven hours up the I-5 North in Oakland, the A’s fans still seem to be shaking off the leftover rust from a long off-season. Unfortunately for the dude in the GIF below, it appears […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 17th) — The Earthquake Series

    This Day In Sports History (October 17th) — The Earthquake Series

    It was on this day in 1989 that Game 3 of the World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland A’s was cancelled following the Loma Prieta Earthquake.  The earthquake struck the city of San Francisco approximately 30 minutes before game-time, causing massive chaos to ensue at Candlestick Park and around the city. […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/28/2013 — Brandon Moss

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/28/2013 — Brandon Moss

    With a spot in the postseason within their grasp, the Oakland Athletics were looking to win their third in a row last night against the Detroit Tigers, thus increasing the gap between themselves and the rest of the pack in their race for the final Wild Card spot.  And thanks to some solid offensive contributions […]