Oakland Athletics (13-8) at Houston Astros (7-15), 8:10 pm (ET)
(SportsNetwork.com) - Scott Kazmir tries to get the Oakland Athletics back into the win column on Thursday when they open a four-game series with the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Kazmir is off to a 2-0 start, but hasn't received a decision in ...
Oakland A's reject 10-year O.co Coliseum lease offer
To put it in sports terms, the A's went 0-3 so far in their games against the Texas Rangers, including an 0-3 loss Wednesday afternoon and now it appears the city of Oakland may go 0-3 in its bid to keep all three sports teams. Oakland's diehard sports ...
Perez help Rangers sweep A's with 3-0 win
Perez pitched his second consecutive shutout to extend his scoreless innings streak to 26 and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 3-0 victory Wednesday. ''He's been the glue,'' manager Ron Washington said.
Rangers score 2 in 9th to top A's 5-4
He scored the tying run on Josh Wilson's double over the head of Yoenis Céspedes in left. Moments later, the Rangers were on top to stay. Former Oakland outfielder Michael Choice bounced one into center field. Wilson rolled home and just like that, the ...
Mets Manager: Daisuke Matsuzaka Could Be Converted To Closer
With projected starting closer Bobby Parnell lost for the season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, New York's closing duties have fallen to 38-year-old Kyle Farnsworth. The veteran right-hander has allowed a total of two runs on two hits and two ...
Mets 3, Cardinals 2
NEW YORK -- With a 360-foot relay in the ninth inning, the New York Mets prevented a hard-fought victory from vanishing in the wind. Lucas Duda hit a long home run and New York threw out the potential tying run at the plate to hold off the St. Louis ...
Mets cut down tying run, hold off Cardinals 3-2
New York Mets' David Wright (5) and Curtis Granderson (3) celebrate with teammates after a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in New York. The Mets won the game 3-2. FRANK FRANKLIN II — AP Photo. Cardinals ...
Jonathon Niese Remains Most Important Starting Pitcher For New York Mets
He may not be the most dominant pitcher or have the best stuff on the New York Mets' pitching staff, but Jonathon Niese remains the Mets' most important starting pitcher presently, and down the road as well. Why? Because Niese is left-handed. Niese is ...