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 […]
By JOSE M. ROMERO Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Tim Lincecum decided that the best way to regain the form that led to two NL Cy Young Awards was to acknowledge father knows best. And […]
2ND HOUR–1ST SEG Headlines…..
By JOSE M. ROMERO Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Hector Sanchez’s physical on Wednesday was scheduled for 1:30 p.m. local time. But maybe Sanchez, excited as he was to be at spring training on the […]
Pitchers and catchers report today for 13 of the MLB teams, with 5 teams reporting yesterday to their various spring training locations.
By CURT ANDERSON AP Legal Affairs Writer MIAMI (AP) The former owner of a Florida medical clinic who posed as a doctor and illegally supplied steroid injections and other performance-enhancing drugs to professional baseball players […]
By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 Monday began with news of former Oakland Athletics first baseman Jason Giambi announcing his retirement and it ended with starting pitcher Barry Zito, 36, returning to the A’s. One former Athletic […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Third baseman Casey McGehee and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a $4.8 million, one-year contract and avoided salary arbitration. San Francisco acquired the 32-year-old from the Miami Marlins in December […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Right-hander Tyler Clippard and the Oakland Athletics avoided salary arbitration when they agreed to an $8.3 million, one-year contract. Clippard was 7-4 with a 2.18 ERA in 75 relief appearances last year […]
By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer MIAMI (AP) The Marlins’ wait to host an All-Star Game will end in the franchise’s 25th season. A person familiar with the decision says the Marlins have been awarded […]