NEW YORK (AP) Four-time Cy Young Award winner Greg Maddux, two-time winner Tom Glavine and two-time AL MVP Frank Thomas are among 19 newcomers on this year’s Hall of Fame ballot, joining steroid-tainted holdovers Barry […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Fernando Abad from Washington on Monday and sent Class A outfielder John Wooten to the Nationals. Abad could help bolster a talented bullpen that has likely has […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Athletics and Oakland Raiders have new lease agreements to remain at the stadium they share in Oakland. Officials overseeing the O.co Coliseum approved short term leases on Monday for both […]
NEW YORK (AP) The Mets’ outfield is getting Younger. In their first significant move of the offseason, the Mets agreed with outfielder Chris Young on a $7.25 million, one-year contract, according to a person familiar […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Javier Lopez found a nice fit in San Francisco from the moment the Pittsburgh Pirates dealt him to the Giants at the 2010 trade deadline. It hasn’t hurt he won a pair […]
DETROIT (AP) Less than two years after boldly signing Prince Fielder to a $214 million contract, the Detroit Tigers traded the slugging first baseman to Texas in another blockbuster move. Fielder was dealt to the […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The Giants were working Monday to finalize agreement on a $23 million, two-year contract with free agent right-hander Tim Hudson. San Francisco assistant general manager Bobby Evans said nothing had been completed […]
NEW YORK (AP) Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen and Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera both coasted Thursday to Most Valuable Player awards. McCutchen won the National League honor by a surprisingly wide margin after […]
NEW YORK (AP) Max Scherzer did most everything on the mound this season – led the majors in wins, started the All-Star game, helped put his team in the playoffs. Now, the newly minted AL […]
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Infielder Nick Punto agreed Wednesday to a $3 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics following a little more than a season with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Punto’s deal, announced Wednesday, calls […]
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month. Dave Concepcion, Steve […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Coco Crisp makes the Oakland Athletics go from the top of the order, and figures to be doing so again in 2014. The A’s exercised their $7.5 million club option for the […]
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.