Dodgers starting rotation: 4 pitchers battling for final 2 slots
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The Dodgers don't play any minor league games on Sunday, so McCarthy will pitch a simulated game instead. Scott Kazmir gets the start in the major league game on Sunday, against the Rangers at Surprise Stadium. He has spent all spring battling hip ...
Arizona Diamondbacks 6, Los Angeles Dodgers 13: Yuck
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If you lose a game, in which you don't actually have a starting pitcher, does it even count? Seems legit to me. For the Diamondbacks played this one without ...
Dave Roberts: A Day in the Life of the Dodgers Manager
A day in the 'Spring Training' Life of the Modern Manager: LA Dodgers manager Dave Roberts brings Sports Illustrated exclusively behind the scenes for a look into the busy life of the 'Modern Day Manager' through the lens of photographer Rob Tringali.
Arizona Diamondbacks Spring Training Gameday Thread, #27: 3/24 vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
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Patrick Corbin was the scheduled starter, but he's being kept away from a divisional rival, so will make a minor-league start today instead. This likely also explains why there's a DH in our line-up, even though it's two National League teams playing ...
Oakland Athletics put giant A's cap on SF Muni stop
In lieu of staying in their own (rapidly narrowing) lane, the Oakland Athletics have hopped over to the other side of the bay to spread fandom. Specifically, the ...
Athletics 2017 preview: Despite additions, Oakland facing another losing season
Only the Phillies, Braves and Reds have more losses than the Athletics the past two seasons. That's unfamiliar territory for Oakland general manger Billy Beane, whose A's never won fewer than 74 games in a season from 1998-2015. Beane was busy this ...
Expectations High For A's Rookie Starter Jharel Cotton
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The expectations are definitely high for the Oakland Athletics' rookie, but they are expectations that it appears he will easily be able to live up to. Last season Cotton was called up to the big league club in September, making his MLB debut on ...
With new, and old, faces, Athletics hope to contend again
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics are accustomed to playing from the bottom. Two last-place finishes in the AL West and too many injuries to count have left the low-budget club playing to catch up with the rest of the division. "It's just ...