SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When traffic flows across the new stretch of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for the first time, it will do so nearly a quarter-century after a deadly earthquake during the 1989 […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – Derek Norris asks for pinch hitting advice from Oakland hitting coach Chili Davis and other veterans who have played in the NL. That assistance paid off on Saturday as Norris had […]
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Bartolo Colon pitched a four-hitter for his third shutout this season and center fielder Chris Young robbed Albert Pujols of a home run to help the Oakland Athletics beat the Los […]
NEW YORK (AP) — The Home Run Derby champion didn’t even make the All-Star team. Yoenis Cespedes won baseball’s power-hitting competition with a dazzling display Monday night, becoming the first player left out of the […]
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas won’t seek criminal charges against former major league slugger Jose Canseco after an investigation of a woman’s rape claim, a department spokesman said Friday. Officer Jose Hernandez […]
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police are investigating a woman’s allegations that former baseball player Jose Canseco sexually assaulted her. Officer Bill Cassell said Wednesday that the 48-year-old Canseco was named as a suspect […]
Michael Taylor is a pitcher for the Oakland A’s. He’s already has missed a week of camp because he cut the pinkie finger on his right hand — in two spots — trying to throw away a wad of gum.
Oakland has signed shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima from Japan. He says he signed with the A’s because General Manager Billy Beane is “extremely sexy and cool.” Apparently he saw “Money Ball” and thinks Brad Pitt really […]