Tag: cactus league

A’s take another low-risk flyer, bring back Brett Anderson

A day after agreeing to a one-year contract with Trevor Cahill, the Oakland A’s have reunited with another former member…

9 months ago

Johnny Cueto, Mark Melancon take the mound; A’s build a Treehouse

The San Francisco Giants’ two most-important right-handers — Johnny Cueto and Mark Melancon — took the mound on a side…

9 months ago

Cain surrenders inside-the-park homer in second start of spring

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Pinch-hitter Jake Lamb connected for a three-run homer and Jason Bourgeois hit a three-run, inside-the-park homer, leading…

3 years ago

Jake Peavy’s fastball command improves in spring game

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Jake Peavy described his latest outing as encouraging. After pitching to an 8.53 ERA in his first…

3 years ago

Brandon Belt gets ‘strength back,’ Johnny Cueto returns in Giants’ win

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Brandon Belt went 4 for 4, hit a homer off the Rockies’ Jason Motte and drove in…

3 years ago

Sean Manaea strikes out 7 in A’s spring loss

MESA, Ariz. — Sean Manaea struck out seven over 3 2-3 innings but allowed two runs in the Oakland A’s…

3 years ago

A father, a son and a cold baseball franchise

It shouldn’t be lost on Ken Williams why a father-son bond is vital in a professional sports setting. His son,…

3 years ago

Both big-name starters struggle in Giants-Mariners tilt

PEORIA, Ariz. — Leonys Martin and Luis Sardinas homered in Seattle’s 6-run third inning against San Francisco starter Jeff Samardzija,…

3 years ago