| Apr 8, 2015
| 2:35 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. The A's have agreed to terms with outfielder and former Giants postseason hero Cody Ross, the team announced Wednesday morning.
The corresponding roster move to add Ross to the roster will be announced later. The A's need to create room...
| Apr 8, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. Oakland A's hitters didn't get the chance to do much against Texas starter Colby Lewis and didn't capitalize on their big chance against the Rangers bullpen Tuesday in a 3-1 loss.
Lewis allowed just three hits and one run in six innings,...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 12:20 PM
The Los Angeles Dodgers set a baseball record with a $270 million opening-day payroll, including nearly $44 million going to players no longer on the team.
Major League Baseball's average salary on opening day Sunday also set a mark at $4.2 million,...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 10:12 AM
Yasmany Tomas was sent to the minors Saturday night by the Arizona Diamondbacks after the $68.5 million free agent from Cuba failed to make their opening-day roster.
Arizona also released veteran outfielder Cody Ross, discarding yet another player with a...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:36 PM
Before the San Francisco Giants enjoyed their third parade in five years, before a Chevrolet executive memorably advised World Series most valuable player Madison Bumgarner he had won a truck equipped with "technology and stuff," before the "Mad Bum"...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:48 PM
The seven eligible Miami Marlins all filed for salary arbitration Wednesday.
As a file-and-go team, the Marlins will negotiate until arbitration figures are exchanged on Friday. Once the team and player submit figures, the Marlins cease talks and...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:43 PM
A person familiar with the negotiations says Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the deal had...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:36 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Boston bills Fenway Park as the "most beloved ballpark in baseball" while the Cubs marketed Wrigley Field this year as the "party of the century."
But if you're looking for a ballpark that actually helps its team win championships,...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 1:25 PM
The death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn last week shook the sports world and hit close to home for Arizona Diamondbacks closer Addison Reed.
Reed played for Gwynn at San Diego State and in the aftermath of Gwynn's death, Reed has decided to quit smokeless...
| May 17, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Clayton Kershaw has returned this season from a strained back muscle that landed him on the disabled list for the first time.
Now, Kershaw will have to recover from one of the worst starts of his seven-year career.
Kershaw was charged Saturday with...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:14 PM
A little of this, a little of that, not enough of anything.
The Dodgers continued their meandering ways Sunday, this time losing to the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-3, at Chase Field.
The Dodgers have lost three of their last four and are now one game...