Henderson Alvarez

Oakland Athletics second baseman Joey Wendle rounds the bases after hitting a grand slam off Philadelphia Phillies reliever Edubray Ramos in the sixth inning on Sunday. (Clem Murray/Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS)

A’s take series behind Joey Wendle’s slam

Philadelphia-area native Joey Wendle delighted his friends and family on Sunday with…

 

Sonny Gray. (Terry Dobbins/Flickr)

Sonny Gray to return to mound on Sunday

OAKLAND — Sonny Gray will get back on the mound on Sunday —…

 

Billy Butler was released from the Oakland A's on Sunday.. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Red Sox thump A’s

OAKLAND — The Oakland Athletics gifted David Ortiz a Big Papi-sized bottle of…

 

It's been a tough series for Damian Lillard so far. The series returns to Portland where he'll ensure his team isn't swept. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

#They might be Warriors

Oakland native and Portland Trail Blazer Damian Lillard loves it when you…

It's been a tough series for Damian Lillard so far. The series returns to Portland where he'll ensure his team isn't swept. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Jesse Hahn returned from being exiled to Triple-A to pitch well on Saturday. Sean Manaea made his major league debut on Friday. Henderson Alvarez is nearing a return from a shoulder injury from his time in Miami. (Ben Margot, Chris Carlson, Frank Franklin II/AP)

A’s undergo early-season pitching staff facelift

OAKLAND — Decked out in a tropical shirt and with a glimmer…

Jesse Hahn returned from being exiled to Triple-A to pitch well on Saturday. Sean Manaea made his major league debut on Friday. Henderson Alvarez is nearing a return from a shoulder injury from his time in Miami. (Ben Margot, Chris Carlson, Frank Franklin II/AP)
A's pitcher Rich Hill has struggled mightily so far this spring training. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Rich Hill’s ERA jumps to 15.26 after another rough outing

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Mark Reynolds hit a three-run home run, Nolan Arenado’s…

A's pitcher Rich Hill has struggled mightily so far this spring training. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
AP Photo/Alan DiazMiami Marlins' Henderson Alvarez pitches against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of an interleague baseball game

Marlins' Alvarez throws odd no-hitter

With the bases loaded, two outs and the score 0-0 in the…

AP Photo/Alan DiazMiami Marlins' Henderson Alvarez pitches against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of an interleague baseball game