Jason debuted a new segment called “Leading Off” with the big topics going on in sports: 1. The Raiders fall in their home opener, is it too early to panic? 2. The Seattle City Council […]
With their first preseason game less than a week away, the San Francisco 49ers have a similar look to where they ended last season.
When Sean Doolittle started to throw bullpen sessions last summer to distract him from the frustration of another injury that derailed a once-promising career as a slugging first baseman, he never believed the transition from slugger to pitcher would go this smoothly.
Seth Smith had a two-run double among his three hits, and the Oakland Athletics scored three unearned runs off Paul Maholm in the first inning and beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 in a game between split squads Saturday.
Dustin Ackley continued his hitting tear with a pair of extra-base hits, including a bases-loaded triple, rookie righty Blake Beavan escaped early trouble to pitch well into the seventh and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 8-4 on Monday night.
Pablo Sandoval spent the offseason rebuilding his body and confidence, and the San Francisco slugger is showing results.
Oakland City Council members have voted to spend up to $750,000 on an environmental study for a new ballpark for the Athletics, even though the city has no guarantees that the club will stay in town.
The Oakland Athletics have agreed to a one-year deal with outfielder Ryan Sweeney.