Category: MLB

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin wins BBWAA Manager of the Year

The Baseball Writers Association of America has announced its American League Manager of the Year, and, no surprise, it’s the…

4 days ago

Matt Chapman wins AL Platinum Glove Award from Rawlings

If there were there any doubt as to who the best defender in the American League was, it was erased…

1 week ago

San Francisco Giants officially announce hiring of Farhan Zaidi as President of Baseball Operations

When the San Francisco Giants fired general manager Bobby Evans just days before the end of the season, President and…

2 weeks ago

Quinn Cook’s role with the Golden State Warriors has diminished, but he’s keeping sharp

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND — On Wednesday night, in an empty Oracle Arena, with the fans…

2 weeks ago

Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman wins first Gold Glove Award

For the first time since Eric Chavez, the Oakland Athletics have a Gold Glove Award-winning third baseman. Second-year third baseman…

2 weeks ago

Matt Olson wins first Oakland Athletics Gold Glove since 2012

For the first time since 2012, the Oakland Athletics have a Gold Glove Award winner. Second-year first baseman Matt Olson…

2 weeks ago

Famed San Francisco Giants star Willie McCovey dead at age 80

MLB Hall-of-Famer Willie McCovey, one of the most decorated players in the history of the San Francisco Giants, passed away…

2 weeks ago

Oakland Athletics pick up $4.25m option on Fernando Rodney

The Oakland Athletics had one of the best bullpens in baseball last season -- ranking third in the major leagues…

2 weeks ago