Can Athletics Fans Root for the Giants?
There seems to be some tension between fans of the Oakland Athletics, who failed to go the distance this year, and fans of the San Francisco Giants who, for the third time in five years, are playing game one of the World Series tonight. Does the Giants ...
Chili Davis goes to Red Sox, A's seek hitting coach
Also on Oakland's list: Dave Magadan, the onetime A's player. Magadan has been on the Rangers' staff – but Texas had asked for permission to interview Davis and has allowed Magadan permission to talk to the Yankees about their open position. Davis was ...
Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants: A Tale of Two Cities
It was the best of times , it was the worst of times. The Giants latest postseason run has left fans of the Oakland Athletics angry, bewildered, and downtrodden. When your most hated rival lives in your backyard, and they consistently achieve greatness ...
Don Wakamatsu says Kansas City Royals got hot against Oakland A's
San Jose Mercury News
SAN FRANCISCO -- Why are the Kansas City Royals the team that is waiting for the Giants in the World Series? You can blame it on (or thank, depending on how you feel about it) the A's. So says Don Wakamatsu, the former Seattle Mariners manager who is ...
Report: Mets to interview Kevin Long
NEW YORK -- Former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long is due to interview for the Mets' hitting-coach position on Wednesday, the Boston Globe reported Tuesday. The Mets are searching for a successor to Lamar Johnson, who completed the season after ...
Mets, Yanks rekindle spring-training games
The Yankees are due to visit Port St. Lucie on March 22. The Mets will play in Tampa on March 25. After 16 years without playing in spring training, the New York teams met in spring training on April 3-4, 2012. The matchup then again went dormant.
Mets fans make pinup history by voting for Longwood fan in wheelchair
Amanda Perla wanted to be a New York Mets FAN calendar girl, but she debated whether she was pinup material. If she'd listened to doctors, they might have said not to bother finding out. If she'd listened to herself, Perla might have never entered the ...
Jenrry Mejia: Mets Season in Review
Hide the weasels and call the (other) MET, it's time to start stomping! Our Mets 2014 Season in Review continues with the Jheri-curled showman, Jenrry Mejia. After starting the season at the back end of the rotation, Mejia found new life in the bullpen ...