|Nov. 1 11:22 AM PT12:22 PM MT1:22 PM CT2:22 PM ET14:22 ET18:22 GMT2:22 CST11:22 AM MST1:22 PM EST1:52 PM VEN22:22 UAE12:22 PM CT-The Oakland Athletics have exercised their $7.5 million club option for center fielder Coco Crisp, formally making the move Friday.
Analysis: A switch-hitter and speedy leadoff man, Crisp hit a career-high 22 home runs in the leadoff spot for his most homers since his previous best of 16 with Cleveland in 2005 and double his total from last year. General manager Billy Beane had said when the season ended last month that the A's intended to exercise the option.
|Sep. 23 11:22 AM PT12:22 PM MT1:22 PM CT2:22 PM ET14:22 ET18:22 GMT2:22 CST11:22 AM MST1:22 PM EST1:52 PM VEN22:22 UAE1:22 PM CT-Crisp continues to come up big for the A's, going 2 for 4 with his 22nd home run and four RBIs in Sunday's 11-7 win over the Twins.
Analysis: He's hitting .292 with 11 home runs and 24 RBIs over his last 28 games.
|Sep. 20 11:09 AM PT12:09 PM MT1:09 PM CT2:09 PM ET14:09 ET18:09 GMT2:09 CST11:09 AM MST1:09 PM EST1:39 PM VEN22:09 UAE1:09 PM CT-Crisp hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Oakland Athletics lowered their magic number to clinch the AL West to four with a back-and-forth 8-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.
Analysis: Crisp's 21 leadoff homers are tied for most in the majors.
|Sep. 5 3:07 PM PT4:07 PM MT5:07 PM CT6:07 PM ET18:07 ET22:07 GMT6:07 CST3:07 PM MST5:07 PM EST5:37 PM VEN2:07 UAE (+1)5:07 PM CT-Crisp went 2 for 4 with his 18th home run and four RBIs in an 11-4 win over Texas on Wednesday.
Analysis: Crisp is batting .333 with four homers and nine RBIs over a seven-game hitting streak.
|Sep. 3 10:34 PM PT11:34 PM MT12:34 AM CT1:34 AM ET1:34 ET5:34 GMT13:34 CST10:34 PM MST12:34 AM EST1:04 AM VEN9:34 UAE12:34 AM CT-Crisp has a right shin contusion.
Analysis: Crisp fouled a ball off his leg against Texas on Monday. The injury doesn't appear to be serious, so consider him day-to-day.
|Aug. 27 3:36 PM PT4:36 PM MT5:36 PM CT6:36 PM ET18:36 ET22:36 GMT6:36 CST3:36 PM MST5:36 PM EST6:06 PM VEN2:36 UAE (+1)5:36 PM CT-Crisp had three hits, including a solo homer, and drove in two runs in an 8-6 win over Detroit on Monday night.
Analysis: The home run was Crisp's fourth in five games. He's also 10 for 21 (.476) with five RBIs during that stretch.
|Aug. 25 11:47 AM PT12:47 PM MT1:47 PM CT2:47 PM ET14:47 ET18:47 GMT2:47 CST11:47 AM MST1:47 PM EST2:17 PM VEN22:47 UAE1:47 PM CT-Crisp hit a tiebreaking home run leading off the ninth inning as the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 on Saturday.
Analysis: The home run was the third in as many games for Crisp, who has 13 this season. That's his most since he hit a career-high 16 for Cleveland in 2005.
|Aug. 24 2:22 PM PT3:22 PM MT4:22 PM CT5:22 PM ET17:22 ET21:22 GMT5:22 CST2:22 PM MST4:22 PM EST4:52 PM VEN1:22 UAE (+1)4:22 PM CT-Crisp homered, had a career-high tying four hits and scored three runs Friday but Oakland fell 9-7 to Baltimore.
Analysis: Crisp's homer was his second in as many games. He was 1 for 11 (.091) in his prior five contests.
|Aug. 12 9:23 PM PT10:23 PM MT11:23 PM CT12:23 AM ET0:23 ET4:23 GMT12:23 CST9:23 PM MST11:23 PM EST11:53 PM VEN8:23 UAE11:23 PM CT-Crisp continues to be out with a wrist injury.
Analysis: He is considered day-to-day.
|July 28 10:09 AM PT11:09 AM MT12:09 PM CT1:09 PM ET13:09 ET17:09 GMT1:09 CST10:09 AM MST12:09 PM EST12:39 PM VEN21:09 UAE12:09 PM CT-Crisp had two hits in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Angels.
Analysis: Crisp is scuffling with a .221 average in July so maybe this will get him going.
|July 11 3:12 PM PT4:12 PM MT5:12 PM CT6:12 PM ET18:12 ET22:12 GMT6:12 CST3:12 PM MST5:12 PM EST5:42 PM VEN2:12 UAE (+1)5:12 PM CT-Crisp finished with three hits, but it wasn't nearly enough for the A's in a 5-0 loss at Pittsburgh on Wednesday.
Analysis: Crisp had been batting .151 with a homer and 10 RBIs over his previous 19 games.
|July 1 1:36 PM PT2:36 PM MT3:36 PM CT4:36 PM ET16:36 ET20:36 GMT4:36 CST1:36 PM MST3:36 PM EST4:06 PM VEN0:36 UAE (+1)3:36 PM CT-Crisp left Sunday's game in the fourth inning with back spasms.
Analysis: He is day-to-day.
|June 4 1:41 PM PT2:41 PM MT3:41 PM CT4:41 PM ET16:41 ET20:41 GMT4:41 CST1:41 PM MST3:41 PM EST4:11 PM VEN0:41 UAE (+1)3:41 PM CT-Crisp had a leadoff homer among his four hits for the A's in Monday's 10-2 romp at Milwaukee.
Analysis: Crisp raised his average 16 points to .300.
|June 1 1:06 PM PT2:06 PM MT3:06 PM CT4:06 PM ET16:06 ET20:06 GMT4:06 CST1:06 PM MST3:06 PM EST3:36 PM VEN0:06 UAE (+1)3:06 PM CT-Crisp had two RBIs in Friday's 3-0 blanking of the ChiSox.
Analysis: Crisp has 21 RBIs to tie for sixth on the A's.
|May 31 12:31 PM PT1:31 PM MT2:31 PM CT3:31 PM ET15:31 ET19:31 GMT3:31 CST12:31 PM MST2:31 PM EST3:01 PM VEN23:31 UAE2:31 PM CT-Crisp went 3 for 5 with an RBI and a stolen base during Thursday's 5-2 loss at San Francisco.
Analysis: Crisp is hitting .359 with nine runs, six RBIs and three steals over his last 10 games.
|May 21 8:48 AM PT9:48 AM MT10:48 AM CT11:48 AM ET11:48 ET15:48 GMT23:48 CST8:48 AM MST10:48 AM EST11:18 AM VEN19:48 UAE10:48 AM CT-Crisp went 3 for 5 with two runs scored, an RBIs and a stolen base during Monday's 9-2 win at Texas.
Analysis: Crisp had gone just 1 for 13 in four games since returning from a strained left hamstring before stepping up Monday. He's batting .274 with 27 runs scored in 29 games on the season.
|May 1 11:25 AM PT12:25 PM MT1:25 PM CT2:25 PM ET14:25 ET18:25 GMT2:25 CST11:25 AM MST1:25 PM EST1:55 PM VEN22:25 UAE1:25 PM CT-Crisp returned Wednesday for the A's.
Analysis: Crisp was on the 15-day disabled list after he strained his left hamstring in a 19-inning win over the Angels.
|Apr. 13 3:24 PM PT4:24 PM MT5:24 PM CT6:24 PM ET18:24 ET22:24 GMT6:24 CST3:24 PM MST5:24 PM EST5:54 PM VEN2:24 UAE (+1)5:24 PM CT-Crisp missed his second straight game Sunday due to a groin injury.
Analysis: Crisp is not expected to need a DL stint.
|Apr. 13 1:00 PM PT2:00 PM MT3:00 PM CT4:00 PM ET16:00 ET20:00 GMT4:00 CST1:00 PM MST3:00 PM EST3:30 PM VEN0:00 UAE (+1)3:00 PM CT-Crisp had a strong fantasy day in Friday's 4-3, 12-inning win over Detroit.
Analysis: Crisp had two hits and two stolen bases for the A's.
|Apr. 10 1:35 PM PT2:35 PM MT3:35 PM CT4:35 PM ET16:35 ET20:35 GMT4:35 CST1:35 PM MST3:35 PM EST4:05 PM VEN0:35 UAE (+1)3:35 PM CT-Crisp homered for the fourth consecutive game in Oakland's win over the Angels on Tuesday.
Analysis: Crisp, who is 12 for 28 during Oakland's six-game winning streak, hit only 11 homers all of last season.
|Apr. 7 2:41 PM PT3:41 PM MT4:41 PM CT5:41 PM ET17:41 ET21:41 GMT5:41 CST2:41 PM MST4:41 PM EST5:11 PM VEN1:41 UAE (+1)4:41 PM CT-Crisp doubled and homered in a 6-3 win over Houston on Saturday.
Analysis: Crisp went 2 for 5 with an RBI. He has three straight multi-hit games and a four-game hitting streak.
|Apr. 6 2:47 PM PT3:47 PM MT4:47 PM CT5:47 PM ET17:47 ET21:47 GMT5:47 CST2:47 PM MST4:47 PM EST5:17 PM VEN1:47 UAE (+1)4:47 PM CT-Crisp went 3 for 5 with three RBIs in an 8-3 win over Houston on Friday.
Analysis: Crisp hit his first homer and added two doubles.