Rival A's, Angels to clash for 1st time in 2015
The A's and Angels match up for the first time this season with a four-game series at Angel Stadium beginning Monday. Los Angeles right-hander Matt Shoemaker will be opposed by Oakland right-hander Kendall Graveman, with first pitch scheduled for 7:05 ...
Tensions flare again as A's fall to Royals
San Francisco Examiner
The Kansas City Royals overcame five ejections to beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 Sunday behind Kendrys Morales' tiebreaking, two-run double in a three-run eighth inning. Royals manager Ned Yost and pitching coach Dave Eiland were ejected in the first ...
Five Royals ejected after latest incidents vs. Athletics
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Tempers flared again Sunday in the Oakland-Kansas City series, with five more Royals getting ejected. The benches emptied for the third straight day after Royals reliever Kelvin Herrera threw a 100 mph fastball shoulder-high behind ...
Jesse Hahn iffy for next start for Oakland A's
Jesse Hahn left his start in the sixth inning last night because of a blister and asked about Hahn's next start, manager Bob Melvin said, “We'll see.” Hahn probably won't throw his next bullpen session because his right middle finger split open last night.
Injury To Jerry Blevins Is Huge Loss For New York Mets
The depth of the New York Mets' pitching staff has been tested a great deal this season. The team awaits the return Bobby Parnell and Vic Black, while also dealing with season-ending injuries to Zack Wheeler and Josh Edgin along with an 80-game ...
Travis d'Arnaud fractures right hand
NEW YORK -- The Mets suffered two costly injuries Sunday, losing catcher Travis d'Arnaud and left-handed reliever Jerry Blevins with broken bones. Despite the injuries, the Mets held off the Marlins 7-6 to win their eighth consecutive game, as Matt ...
Mets' Alex Torres sports exterior-padded cap, then secures first save
New York Mets reliever Alex Torres, the only major leaguer to wear the first MLB-approved padded pitcher's cap last year, on Saturday became the first to receive and wear the new approved version with the padding on the outside, according to the ...
David Wright resuming activity
NEW YORK -- Michael Cuddyer is on a seven-game hitting streak, during which he is hitting .440 (11-for-25). However, with the 36-year-old Cuddyer having started the season's first dozen games, New York Mets manager Terry Collins is resting the red-hot ...