Tag: MLB

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

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

Billy Beane, Bob Melvin, David Forst extensions announced, along with an increase in payroll for Oakland Athletics

OAKLAND -- In the midst of 2015, Marcus Semien's first season with the Oakland Athletics, Billy Beane -- as he…

3 weeks ago

Bob Melvin wins Sporting News AL Manager of the Year

The Sporting News has announced its American League Manager of the Year, and, no surprise, it's the Oakland Athletics' Bob…

1 month ago

Kolsky’s Quick Hits: Warriors and Lakers could be a fun rivalry, MLB playoffs, Drew Brees

Best Coast Rivalry SZN The results of this away-and-away preseason series between the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers…

1 month ago

Oakland Athletics plan on extension for manager Bob Melvin

OAKLAND -- At the start of spring training, Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin told the club's executive vice president of…

1 month ago

Bob Melvin, Oakland A’s arrive in the Bronx looking for redemption

By Ryan Chichester Special to S.F. Examiner A’s at Yankees First pitch, 5:08 p.m. today on TBS and ESPN Radio…

1 month ago