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Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics is held back by plate umpire Greg Gibson after be was almost hit by a pitch thrown by Kelvin Herrera of the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning April 19, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals’ Herrera Suspended, Ventura Fined For Throwing At Athletics’ Lawrie

Major League Baseball suspended Kansas City’s Kelvin Herrera for five games and fined him and fellow pitcher Yordano Ventura after both targeted Brett Lawrie during a testy series against Oakland over the weekend.

04/21/2015

Members of the Tennyson American Little League in Hayward. (CBS)

Oakland A’s, Hayward Firefighters Help Little League Team Recover From Burglary

Hayward firefighters and the Oakland A’s have each donated $1,000 to help the Tennyson American Little League after a person stole the league’s safe with about $7,000 inside.

04/17/2015

Oakland Athletics at O.Co Coliseum (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

San Jose Files Petition With U.S. Supreme Court In Antitrust Case Against MLB

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo acknowledges that just getting the Supreme Court to hear the case is a longshot, but he remains hopeful.

04/15/2015

A stadium vendor sells hot dogs during Game One of the Major League Baseball World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Detroit Tigers at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

11 Crazy New Foods Served Up At MLB Ballparks This Year

With three titles in five years you would think that Giants fans don’t have anything to complain about. But have you compared the menu at AT&T Park or at O.Co with the stuff people in the Midwest can stuff in their faces?

04/08/2015

Jeff Samardzija of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Houston Astros in the third inning at O.co Coliseum on September 5, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Noah Graham/Getty Images)

Former A’s Pitcher Jeff Samardzija – ‘No Chance’ To $7,500 A Month Rent In San Francisco

After being traded to the Oakland A’s last year, Samardzija stayed in hotels, rather than renting a spot in the Bay Area.

04/08/2015

Cody Ross #7 of the Arizona Diamondbacks bats against the Washington Nationals during the MLB game at Chase Field on May 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Former Giants Fan Favorite, Postseason Hero Cody Ross Reportedly Set To Join Athletics

Former San Francisco Giants player and postseason hero Cody Ross may be joining the Oakland A’s, according to a national sportswriter.

04/07/2015

O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Faces Plenty Of Obstacles In Keeping Professional Sports Teams In The City

Scott McKibben, Executive Director of the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum County Authority, looks at some of those obstacles and the chances each team has of staying in the East Bay.

04/02/2015

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Facebook Fandom Map Shows Giants’ Popularity Surging Past Dodgers

Facebook has released its annual Major League Baseball fandom map showing the World Series champion San Francisco Giants increasing its fan base across U.S. counties, overtaking that of arch-rival Los Angeles Dodgers.

04/01/2015

Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics is tagged out attempting to steal second base by Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants during the third inning at AT&T Park on July 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s, Giants Renew Preseason Rivalry In Bay Bridge Series Ahead Of 2015 Regular-Season Openers

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — With the 2015 Major League Baseball season just days away, the Bay Area’s teams are gearing up for their annual preseason Bay Bridge series and temporary bragging rights, until the […]

04/01/2015

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15 Things To Do In The Bay Area — Week Of April 5th-April 12th

Poetry slam, best spots for wildflowers, baseball is back, and kites are just some of the (often free) things you can do in the Bay Area this week!

03/31/2015

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