San Francisco Giants’ Buster Posey was named rookie of the year in 2010 and MVP in 2012. He also has been selected to two All-Star Games, given two silver Slugger Awards, and…something else…oh yeah…three World Series […]
MESA, Ariz. (AP) – The Oakland Athletics started their day in a makeshift clubhouse classroom, among the first major league clubs to undergo mandatory domestic violence training. Players arrived at HoHoKam Stadium around 7 a.m. […]
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Nori Aoki has reconsidered his original plan to wrestle big ace Madison Bumgarner. “Maybe after practice,” he cracked, chuckling while sitting at his locker before the San Francisco Giants hit the field […]
MESA, Ariz. (AP) The Oakland Athletics might want to use nametags for the first full squad workout of the spring Wednesday. One would be hard-pressed to find a major-league team with more newcomers. “Your team […]
Chewing tobacco could be completely banned from Major League Baseball stadiums, under a new bill being proposed by Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Matt Cain pitched his second productive bullpen session of spring training and is encouraged with each step in his recovery from the elbow surgery that cut short his 2014 season with the […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Alex Rodriguez reported to the New York Yankees three days ahead of schedule. He spoke for 8 1/2 minutes about his season-long drug suspension. But on his first day back with […]
So baseball season is almost here and already the circus is in town. Alex Rodriguez reported to camp earlier today and gave an eight-minute media session. According to Rodriguez, “It’s always an adventure. The first […]
By DON KETCHUM Associated Press MESA, Ariz. (AP) Barry Zito did a lot of things during his year off from the major leagues in 2014. He worked out in Houston, got in some good surfing […]
By DON KETCHUM Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Bruce Bochy watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. All was OK for the San […]
By DON KETCHUM Associated Press MESA, Ariz. (AP) Two of the pitchers at spring training with the Oakland Athletics are getting ready for June, not April. Right-handers Jarrod Parker and A.J. Griffin are both coming […]
By DON KETCHUM Associated Press MESA, Ariz. (AP) Thirty-six years later, the Oakland Athletics are back at HoHoKam Stadium. After basing at Phoenix Municipal Stadium since 1984, the A’s have returned to their former spring […]
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.