2014 Year in Review: Oakland Athletics
Going into the 2014 season, there was a ton of promise for a young team who won the American League West the past two consecutive years. The A's lived up to, and even surpassed, all expectations placed on the team. For the first half of the season, ...
Allen Craig: Oakland Athletics' Trade Target?
The Boston Red Sox have a logjam in their outfield mix and need starting pitching. Fancy that, the Oakland Athletics could use an upgrade in left field and have all of the starting pitching. Amid the Derek Norris trade of last week, Susan Slusser ...
Jordy Mercer Makes Sense for Oakland
In 2014 the Athletics received a .578 OPS from their second baseman, good for 29th out of 30 teams. Mercer's OPS last season was .693, and in 333 at-bats in 2013 was .772. A trade for mercer would not leave the defensively proficient Eric Sogard ...
Photos: Oakland A's star Coco Crisp sells Southern California beach house
Oakland A's outfielder Coco Crisp recently sold a 2,892 square foot house six blocks from Redondo Beach Pier in Los Angeles County for $1.075 million. The 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom home touts a wrought iron staircase, cook's kitchen and recently remodeled ...
New York Mets Christmas wish list
I always ask for very little when it comes to Christmas gifts. In the banner year of '07, I got an Xbox 360 and a snowboard. That same winter, I was getting geared up for what I thought was going to be another brilliant season from my New York Mets. I ...
Mets Fan Raising Money For Billboards In Effort To Get Wilpons To Sell Team
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It's no secret that Mets fans have been frustrated with their team's owners for years and eagerly want the Wilpons to sell. Well owners can't be fired, but one disgruntled Mets fan is determined to get Fred and Jeff out of Queens.
IRS to auction deferred Mets contract
Next month, the Internal Revenue Service is auctioning off the remaining annuity from the deferred compensation Strawberry agreed to when he signed a six-year contract with the Mets almost 30 years ago, according to an online posting on the U.S. ...
LJ Mazzilli suspended 50 games
"After everything my loved ones, supporters, and the N.Y. Mets have given me, especially an opportunity to chase my childhood dream, I couldn't be more ashamed and sorry." He hit a combined .301 with 11 homers and 79 RBIs and had 14 steals in 505 ...