By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Oakland Athletics closer Sean Doolittle is unlikely to be ready for the start of the season because of a slight tear to the rotator cuff in his left shoulder […]
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Ryan Vogelsong visited the Houston Astros this week and had an uncomfortable feeling about how he might fit in, and he had discussions with other teams during the course […]
A man who severely beat a San Francisco Giants fan outside Dodger Stadium has pleaded guilty to a federal weapons charge. Marvin Norwood pleaded guilty Thursday in Los Angeles to being a felon in possession […]
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Second baseman Marco Scutarowas designated for assignment by the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday as he recovers from back surgery. The Giants said they plan to retain Scutaro and […]
Right fielder Josh Reddick and new third baseman Brett Lawrie were among the players to reach one-year contracts with the Oakland Athletics on Friday and avoid arbitration. Reddick is set to earn $4.1 million in […]
Outfielder Gregor Blanco and the San Francisco Giants reached agreement on a $7.5 million, two-year contract to avoid arbitration, a person with knowledge of the deal said Sunday.
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer A person with knowledge of the agreement say free agent outfielder Nori Aoki has reached a $4.7 million, one-year deal with the San Francisco Giants. The person spoke on […]
A federal appeals court upheld the dismissal of antitrust claims in a lawsuit by the city of San Jose against Major League Baseball, which accused the sport of illegally blocking a proposed move of the […]
By BOB BAUM AP Sports Writer San Diego’s Petco Park will host baseball’s All-Star game in 2016, making the second straight year the game will be played at a National League site. This summer’s game […]
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer Yunel Escobar is heading to the Nationals, and All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard is going to the Athletics, thanks to the ninth deal between those clubs in a little more […]
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Ben Zobrist needs few reminders of the quirks that come with playing in the Oakland Coliseum, his new home. In the 10th inning of a loss last August playing […]
Right-hander Jesse Chavez and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $2.15 million, one-year contract that avoided salary arbitration. Chavez stepped in as a key member of the rotation in 2014 when projected starters Jarrod Parker […]
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.