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  1. Oakland Athletics fire manager Bob Geren amid nine-game skid

    With his banged-up team mired in a nine-game losing streak and rampant speculation about the tenuous status of manager Bob Geren, general manager Billy Beane felt he had no other choice than to make a change at skipper.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2011
  2. Beane hires a trusted friend in Geren

    John Shea

    In hiring Bob Geren as the A's new manager, GM Billy Beane turned over the team to a man he knows very well.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2006
  3. Beane: A's should have a manager by week's end

    Athletics general manager Billy Beane plans to announce Oakland's new manager by week's end, saying Tuesday he had yet to choose between the three remaining candidates.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2006
  4. A's bench coach Geren interviews for manager job

    Oakland bench coach Bob Geren interviewed for the Athletics' managerial opening Monday, sitting down for 3.5 hours in the first formal meeting with general manager Billy Beane and other team officials about the job.

    Story | Conversation | October 30, 2006
  5. Hershiser to interview for A's open manager job

    Orel Hershiser will interview after the World Series with the A's for their open managerial job.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2006
  6. A's priorities: Re-sign Thomas, then find manager

    The Oakland Athletics are prepared to take their time in hiring their next manager. For now, re-signing slugger Frank Thomas is a top priority for general manager Billy Beane.

    Story | Conversation | October 19, 2006
  7. Beane manages to sustain his 'genius' label

    Jim Caple

    A "genius" label is difficult to sustain in baseball, but A's GM Billy Beane manages to remain on top of the sport's Mensa list, writes Jim Caple.

    Story | Conversation | October 10, 2006
  8. Veterans, patience add up to return to playoffs

    Mark Kreidler

    They spent money on veterans. They stuck with their manager. Add it up and the A's are playoff-bound, just with a slightly different formula.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2006
  9. Macha, Beane to discuss A's pitching woes Monday

    Manager Ken Macha has a meeting set for Monday with general manager Billy Beane to discuss Oakland's pitching.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2006
  10. A's to interview Geren, Washington

    Oakland general manager Billy Beane will interview two members of the Athletics' coaching staff this coming week for the team's managerial vacancy.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2005
  11. Beane bounces Macha as A's manager

    Ken Macha was out of a job Wednesday after failing to reach an agreement on a new contract, Oakland general manager Billy Beane said. Macha led the Athletics to a 275-211 record in three seasons.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2005
  12. GM could be contemplating roster changes

    Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane addressed manager Ken Macha and his coaching staff in a closed-door meeting Friday to discuss the state of the slumping team.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2005
  13. Haren, Blanton, Meyer ready to deliver

    Buster Olney

    The Athletics' Big Three are history, but the new guys – Danny Haren, Joe Blanton and Dan Meyer – also look a lot like money.

    Story | Conversation | March 15, 2005
  14. Just enough pop for A's

    Sean McAdam

    The A's are pitching-rich and struggle to score runs, but Billy Beane isn't interested in any short-term fixes on offense.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2004
  15. Bosley fired as A's hitting coach

    Athletics hitting coach Thad Bosley was fired Saturday after returning to Oakland for a meeting with general manager Billy Beane.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2003
  16. A's stars do the job against Mariners

    AL MVP Miguel Tejada hit a three-run homer and Cy Young winner Barry Zito pitched six solid innings as the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 8-3 Wednesday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | April 02, 2003