Lucas Duda hit a three-run homer, Eric Campbell also connected and the New York Mets beat the Oakland Athletics 8-5 on Wednesday to snap a three-game losing streak. Zack Wheeler (9-8) allowed two earned runs […]
Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he’s battling mouth cancer and blames 30 years of chewing tobacco use. Schilling discussed details of his cancer on WEEI-FM in Boston on Wednesday. He announced he had […]
Oakland Athletics leadoff hitter Coco Crisp tinkered with his swing for a few days and finally got the results he has been looking for. That is critical for a team trying to hang on in […]
During the 20 minutes of rain, the field crew had great difficulty getting the tarp on the field, leaving parts of the infield exposed. When the tarp was removed, some of the water that had accumulated was dumped back onto the infield dirt.
Not only does a catcher have involvement on literally every pitch, he acts as a shot caller, deciding what to throw and where. It’s then up to the pitcher to ensure the pitch crosses the […]
The Oakland Athletics are reeling. They no longer have sole possession of first place in the AL West, and Jon Lester’s winning streak came to an end on Sunday night. Lester was outpitched by Mike […]
A little bit of patience has led to a lot of confidence for Michael Morse, who finished the three-game series with Philadelphia reaching base in nine straight plate appearances. Morse got three hits and scored […]
For the first time in almost four months, the Athletics do not have sole claim to first place in the AL West. A four-game losing streak, including two straight losses to the Braves, and the […]
The San Francisco Giants may have found their answer at second base. Joe Panik is showing he belongs in the lineup. Panik tripled and scored on Gregor Blanco’s tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, helping […]
Jason Hammel seemed to be gaining momentum in the Oakland rotation. An ugly step back led to questions about his spot in it. Hammel gave up five runs while recording only nine outs and the […]
Madison Bumgarner turned in a strong pitching performance at home for the first time in a while, and the San Francisco Giants still found a way to lose. Chase Utley was hit by a pitch […]
Kenesaw Mountain Landis is remembered for throwing out the Black Sox, Ford Frick for an asterisk, and Bowie Kuhn for squabbles with players and owners. A. Bartlett Giamatti ran Pete Rose out of baseball, Fay […]
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in the MLB. Here’s what to look for this year as baseball gets under way.
The Giants swept the Detroit Tigers to win their second World Series title in 3 years.
The Giants win game three of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers.
The Giants are half way to winning the World Series after beating the Tigers 2-0 in game 2.
The San Francisco Giants win Game 1 of the 2012 World Series.
The Oakland A’s beat the Texas Rangers Wednesday to win the AL West Division title.
The Oakland A’s clinched a spot in the playoffs with a win over the Texas Rangers. It’s their first time in the post-season in six years.