A's have a bloody, bad time at Tampa Bay
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — If there is a nadir to the season, the A's would hope this is it. A game that began with a dreadful Oakland baserunning mistake morphed into a bloody mess of an injury and a disabled list stint for one of the few A's relievers ...
For Oakland A's, another loss, another error
San Jose Mercury News
Oakland Athletics second baseman Eric Sogard, center, fields a infield grounder hit by Tampa Bay Rays designated hitter Logan Forsythe during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 22, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius).
Mailbag: Ron Washington to the rescue for Oakland Athletics
Look, I understand why so many people aren'€™t fans of my column about Bryce Harper and Marvin Hudson. I rehashed everything too many times already in my Twitter feed, and you'€™re welcome to catch up if you've got that much time on your hands.
Major Roster Changes Imminent For Oakland Athletics
Last night, the Oakland Athletics lost their 29th game of the 2015 season. They now have the worst record in baseball, have committed 45 errors in 43 games and have one of the most inconsistent bullpens in MLB. Besides those issues, the Athletics are ...
Los Angeles Dodgers edge San Diego Padres
Andre Ethier's RBI double gave the Dodgers a 1-0 lead in the fifth and snapped their streak of 35 consecutive scoreless innings, which tied a Los Angeles record set from Sept. 28-Oct. 2, 1962, and was the third-longest in franchise history. The Dodgers ...
Hyun-Jin Ryu says he knew of labrum tear two years ago
LOS ANGELES -- Hyun-Jin Ryu said he has known since his initial physical for the Los Angeles Dodgers before the 2013 season that he had a torn labrum in his left shoulder. He finally got it taken care of Thursday when he underwent arthroscopic surgery ...
Chicago White Sox deal Eric Surkamp to Los Angeles Dodgers
CHICAGO -- Minor league left-hander Eric Surkamp, who pitched in 35 games with the Chicago White Sox last season, was traded Friday to the Los Angeles Dodgers. The White Sox will receive Double-A right-hander Blake Smith in return. Surkamp was 2-0 ...
Early returns suggest Matt Kemp trade paying off
More to the point from the Dodgers perspective: The man they acquired has been on a tear. Catcher Yasmani Grandal has batted .422 with a 1.220 OPS since May 2. He has been as good as advertised at the skill that motivated Dodgers president of baseball ...