Oakland A's & MLB

Gray to start Oakland's opener against Texas on April 6

MESA — Sonny Gray has been picked to start the Oakland Athletics'…

Greinke gives up 1 hit in 3 innings for Dodgers

GLENDALE — Zack Greinke gave up one hit, a homer to Josh…

Manfred says getting new ballpark for Athletics a priority

MESA — New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred says addressing the Oakland Athletics'…

Zito impresses as A's beat Brewers split squad 5-2

PHOENIX — Barry Zito, attempting a comeback after a year off from…

'Five tool' Will Ferrell bats, fields, coaches in Arizona

MESA —Telling everyone "I'm a five-tool guy," Will Ferrell was off on…

Moss homers, triples against former team but Indians lose

MESA — Brandon Moss had a home run and a triple against…

Will Ferrell to appear in 5 Arizona spring training games

PHOENIX — Will Ferrell plans to play ball in spring training —…

Gray, Zito combine for 5 innings in A's win vs Arizona

MESA — Sonny Gray pitched into the third inning, Barry Zito went…

Rangers' Gonzalez pitches 3 scoreless innings, Odor hits HR

SURPRISE — Chi Chi Gonzalez threw three scoreless innings, Rougned Odor homered…

Reggie Jackson to sell big letters from old Yankee Stadium

NEW YORK — Some very big, familiar pieces of New York City…

A's fall to familiar face Samardzija

MESA, Ariz. — Jeff Samardzjia gave up two runs over three innings…

Play ball! Quickly! Baseball tries to speed game this spring

GOODYEAR — Tick, tock, baseball is on the clock. Major League Baseball's…

A's switch-pitcher hopes to find spot with Oakland

MESA — Pat Venditte is used to it by now. Teammates, coaches…

Kershaw to start opening day for Dodgers

GLENDALE — National League MVP and Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw…

Minnie Minoso, Major League Baseball's first black Latino star, dies

CHICAGO — When Minnie Minoso broke into major league baseball, the "Cuban…

A's begin baseball's mandatory domestic violence training

MESA — Reliever Dan Otero spoke up, as did many others, with…

No word on possible MLB discipline for Angels star Hamilton

TEMPE — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton was on the minds…

Appeals court won't toss ex-Dodgers owner's divorce deal

LOS ANGELES — A California appeals court has refused to overturn a…

Bay Area's Semien in the mix for A's shortstop job

MESA — In the last year, the Oakland Athletics traded away two…

Padres chairman: It was time to make changes

PEORIA — As the full squad of his remodeled club stretched in…