3RD HOUR–2ND SEG Headlines…..
MESA, Ariz. (AP) World Series MVP Madison Bumgarnerwas roughed up in his exhibition debut, and Marcus Semien hit a pair of home runs as the Oakland Athletics opened their new spring training home by beating the champion […]
MESA, Ariz. (AP) Pat Venditte is used to it by now. Teammates, coaches and others regularly stop him for a chance to check out his one-of-a-kind glove, the same one he has used for years […]
MESA, Ariz. (AP) It appears as though 2015 is shaping up to be quite a year for Josh Phegley. His wife, Jessica, is due to give birth to the couple’s first child any day now. […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Former Athletics third baseman Eric Chavez is joining Oakland’s broadcast crew. Comcast SportsNet California made the announcement on Thursday. Chavez will work as a color commentator on 20 telecasts, starting April 24 when […]
MESA, Ariz. (AP) In the last year, the Oakland Athletics traded away two of their top shortstop prospects, Addison Russell and Daniel Robertson. To fill the hole in their organization, the A’s acquired Marcus Semien […]
Susan Slusser, Oakland A’s beat writer for the San Francisco Chronicle, is in Arizona with the Oakland A’s for spring training and she joins grant to discuss the mood around spring training so far, the […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
3RD HOUR–1ST SEG More Kings talk in this segment. The Oakland A’s signed Barry Zito to a minor league contract.