Oakland A's History

Miguel Tejada of the Oakland Athletics relaxes in the dugout during the A's game against the Texas Rangers at the Ballpark in Arlington in Arlington, Texas, 27 September 2002. Tejada sat out game one of the three-game series with Texas getting a rest before their playoff series with the Twins. AFP PHOTO/Paul BUCK (Photo by PAUL BUCK / AFP) (Photo by PAUL BUCK/AFP via Getty Images)

Looking back at the 2002 Oakland A’s 20-game win streak

Mia Foucek
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Zach Jackson makes dubious history for Oakland A’s

Wake up Connie Mack for Oakland A’s Opening Day

Looking back at Oakland A’s legend Vida Blue

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07: Mike Fiers #50 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after pitching a no-hitter against the Cincinnati Reds at the Oakland Coliseum on May 7, 2019 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Cincinnati Reds 2-0. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: Coliseum fifth most likely place to see no hitter

David Hill
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Jul 21, 2019; Cooperstown, NY, USA; Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson is introduces during the 2019 National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Clark Sports Center. Mandatory Credit: Gregory J. Fisher-USA TODAY Sports

Rickey Henderson considered greatest player in A’s history by ESPN

David Hill
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PITTSBURGH, PA - JULY 23: Bert Campaneris #19 of the Oakland Athletics and the American League All-Stars bats against the National League All-Stars during Major League Baseball All-Star game July 23, 1974 at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The National League won the game 7-2. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

Bert Campaneris – the Oakland A’s forgotten speedster

David Hill
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NEW YORK - CIRCA 1992: Outfielder Rickey Henderson #22 of the Oakland Athletics bats bats against the New York Yankees during an Major League Baseball game circa 1992 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. Henderson played for the Athletics from 1979-84, 1989-93,1994-95 and 1998. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: The gift of Rickey Henderson

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - AUGUST 07: Fans display signs supporting Ray Fosse during the game between the Oakland Athletics and the Texas Rangers at RingCentral Coliseum on August 07, 2021 in Oakland, California. Fosse revealed recently that he is battling cancer. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s need lasting tribute for Ray Fosse

David Hill
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ANAHEIM, CA-CIRCA 1989: Terry Steinbach of the Oakland A's takes BP at the 1989 All Star Game held at the Big A circa 1989 in Anaheim,California. (Photo by Owen C. Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: Remembering Terry Steinbach

David Hill
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ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 29: Mark McGwire #25 of the Oakland Athletics looks on during the game against the California Angels at Anaheim Stadium on June 29, 1996 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by J.D. Cuban/Getty Images)

Can Mark McGwire eventually find his way to Cooperstown?

David Hill
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NEW YORK - CIRCA 1977: Dick Allen #60 of the Oakland Athletics bats against the New York Yankees during a Major League Baseball game circa 1977 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. Allen played for the Athletics in 1977. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

Dick Allen wronged by Hall of Fame once again

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CA - CIRCA 1982: Outfielder Rickey Henderson #35 of the Oakland Athletics runs the bases during an Major League Baseball game circa 1982 at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California. Henderson played for the Athletics from 1979-84, 1989-93,1994-95 and 1998. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

1982 Rickey Henderson stole more bases than any 2021 MLB team

David Hill
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Aug 28, 2021; Oakland, California, USA; Oakland Athletics center fielder Starling Marte (2) steals third base as New York Yankees third baseman Rougned Odor (12) leaps during the third inning at RingCentral Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports

Starling Marte runs his way into record books

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07: General view of a faulty light tower in left field before the game between the Oakland Athletics and the Cincinnati Reds at the Oakland Coliseum on May 7, 2019 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Cincinnati Reds 2-0. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A Brief and Nostalgic Ode to the Oakland Coliseum

Mia Foucek
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Feb 23, 2018; Mesa, AZ, USA; A general view of a logo on the field prior to the game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics at Hohokam Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Oakland A’s honor Philadelphia past in team Hall of Fame

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CA - JULY 10: Ben Sheets #15 of the Oakland Athletics pitches during the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on July 10, 2010 in Oakland, California. The Athletics defeated the Angeles 15-1. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: The forgotten Ben Sheets Era

David Hill
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BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 12: Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics takes a swing during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on September 12, 2018 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Jed Lowrie looking to join Rickey Henderson in Oakland A’s history

David Hill
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NEW YORK - CIRCA 1985: Pitcher Phil Niekro #35 of the New York Yankees pitches during a Major League Baseball game circa 1985 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. Niekro played for the Yankees from 1984-85. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

Phil Niekro versus the Oakland A’s

David Hill
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CHICAGO, IL - CIRCA 1990: Outfielder Rickey Henderson #24 of the Oakland Athletics leads off of first base against the Chicago White Sox during an Major League Baseball game circa 1990 at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois. Henderson played for the Athletics from 1979-84, 1989-93,1994-95 and 1998. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: Remembering Rickey Henderson’s greatness

David Hill
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - CIRCA 1913: At Shibe Park in Philadelphia pitcher Jack Coombs of the Philadelphia Athletics poses for portrait on the dugout steps before a game circa 1913 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo Reproduction by Transcendental Graphics/Getty Images)

Athletics history: Remembering Jack Coombs

David Hill
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DETROIT, MI - MAY 19: Fernando Rodney #56 of the Oakland Athletics watches from the dugout during the third inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on May 19, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Former Oakland A’s reliever Fernando Rodney has a shot at 1000 games

David Hill
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DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 12: Mike Piazza of the Oakland Athletics bats during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan on August 12, 2007. The Tigers defeated the Athletics 11-6. (Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Oakland A’s were last stop for many Hall of Fame players

David Mullen
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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - OCTOBER 01: Liam Hendriks #16 of the Oakland Athletics reacts after he strikes out Nomar Mazara #30 of the Chicago White Sox to end the game and win Game Three of the American League Wild Card Round at RingCentral Coliseum on October 01, 2020 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won the game 6-4. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: Liam Hendriks makes history with Game Three save

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - AUGUST 08: Frankie Montas #47 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Houston Astros in the top of the first inning at RingCentral Coliseum on August 08, 2020 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s: From Ben Grieve to Frankie Montas

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - AUGUST 06: Oakland Athletics players Chad Pinder #18, Ramon Laureano #22, Marcus Semien #10 and Mark Canha #20 celebrate after a win against the Texas Rangers at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on August 06, 2020 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Streaking Oakland A’s used to long runs during regular season

David Mullen
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ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 24: Marcus Semien #10 of the Oakland Athletics jogs back to the dugout after the third inning of the MLB game against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 24, 2019 in Anaheim, California. The Angels defeated the Athletics 3-2. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Marcus Semien has rare distinction in explosive fifth inning

David Hill
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OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: First baseman Erubiel Durazo #44 of the Oakland A's swings at the pitch against the Seattle Mariners during the game at the Network Associates Coliseum on September 20, 2003 in Oakland, California. The Mariners defeated the A's 9-3. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Opening Day history: Erubiel Durazo says hello

David Hill
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