30 Players: Andrew Benintendi Trying To Fulfill The Hype With Red SoxThe Red Sox are primed for another playoff run and will rely on another promising young outfielder for help.
Eduardo Nunez Ready To Build On All-Star SeasonEduardo Nunez finally got a chance to play regularly last season — and made the most of it.
A's Awaiting Santiago Casilla's ArrivalAs Santiago Casilla awaits his final paperwork to depart the Dominican Republic and rejoin the Oakland Athletics, he has been speaking with young baseball players at the team's academy in his home country.
Johnny Cueto Spending Time With Ailing Father In Dominican RepublicJohnny Cueto remains in the Dominican Republic helping his ailing father a week after pitchers and catchers reported to spring training.
Rajai Davis: 'Nice To Be Back In The Green And Gold'Rajai Davis returned Thursday to start a second stint in Oakland and is eager to carry the momentum from his World Series run with Cleveland last fall to make the A's a contender again when nobody expects it.
Jimmy Rollins Comfortable In Giants ColorsPost-practice, Jimmy Rollins relaxed at his locker and added some orange shoelaces to his cleats, sharing with locker mate and San Francisco center fielder Denard Span how much he appreciates a pop of color in his baseball gear again.
Bob Melvin On A's Closer: 'We May Do Things A Bit Differently This Year'As pitchers and catchers reported Wednesday, manager Bob Melvin reflected on his numerous options to close out games. So many options, in fact, that he might not even need a traditional closer.
Oakland A's Counting On Young Starting RotationA key to the Oakland Athletics' young and relatively inexperienced starting rotation will be to consistently get the ball to the bullpen with a lead or a tie.
Giants New Closer Embraces Sports ScienceMark Melancon sprints to the mound and his heart starts racing — at precisely 183 beats per minute. It's all by careful design for San Francisco's new closer.
Matt Cain On Bullpen: 'That's Not Where I Plan On Being'Matt Cain is facing a competition for the fifth spot in the San Francisco Giants' starting rotation.
Boyhood Dodger Fan Sergio Romo Closer To Signing With L.A.Sergio Romo is close to finalizing a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers to become their setup man.
Former Giants Pitcher Javier Lopez Announces RetirementFree agent reliever Javier Lopez announced his retirement following 14 seasons in Major League Baseball.