Cactus League

Pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kazmir Sharp, A’s Defeat Giants In Exhibition

Scott Kazmir pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning, Josh Reddick hit a two-run homer and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 4-0 on Thursday night.

03/27/2014

San Francisco Giants Photo Day

Giants Defeat Rockies, Wrap Up Spring Training In Arizona

Jorge De La Rosa tuned up for his opening-day start with six shutout innings for the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday, but Hector Sanchez hit a game-ending two-run homer to give the San Francisco Giants an 8-6 win.

03/26/2014

San Francisco Giants Photo Day

Bumgarner Ends Spring With 1.19 ERA, Giants Top Brewers In Cactus League

San Francisco starter Madison Bumgarner extended his Cactus League scoreless streak to 21 1-3 straight innings and retired 13 of the first 14 batters before Khris Davis hit a long home run to left-center in the fifth.

03/25/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 05: Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates at third base after he hit an RBI triple scoring Hunter Pence #8 in the fourth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park on September 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

Giants Lose Cactus League Home Run Derby Vs. Cleveland

Yan Gomes hit two home runs to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 12-11 victory against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. The teams combined for seven home runs.

03/18/2014

Oakland Athletics Photo Day

Lowrie Hits 3-Run Homer; A’s Rout White Sox In Cactus League

Jed Lowrie hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in a nine-run first inning off Jose Quintana and Sam Fuld added a two-run triple, starting the Oakland Athletics to a 16-6 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday.

03/18/2014

San Francisco Giants (61-75)

Lincecum Allows 5 Runs, Giants Lose To Angels In Cactus League

Tim Lincecum, a two-time NL Cy Young Award winner, allowed seven hits and five runs in 5 1-3 innings in his fourth start.

03/17/2014

Pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kazmir Scratched With Triceps Stiffness, A’s Top Cubs In Cactus League

The Oakland Athletics scratched left-hander Scott Kazmir from their spring game against the Chicago Cubs on Monday due to left triceps stiffness. Brandon Moss and Nick Punto then had two hits apiece as Oakland went on to a 6-2 victory over the Cubs’ split-squad.

03/17/2014

Dan Straily

Straily Pitches 4 Solid For A’s In 9-9 Tie With Royals

Dan Straily worked four promising innings, Derek Norris and Michael Taylor homered and the Oakland Athletics and Kansas City Royals played to a 9-9 tie in nine innings Friday.

03/14/2014

San Francisco Giants Photo Day

Bumgarner Pitches 5 Scoreless Innings For Giants

Giants opening-day starter Madison Bumgarner pitched five stellar innings and Hunter Pence hit a pair of solo homers, pacing the San Francisco Giants to a 4-0 victory over a Colorado Rockies split-squad on Friday.

03/14/2014

Oakland Athletics Photo Day

Lowrie’s Double Propels A’s Past Rockies In Cactus League

Jed Lowrie’s bases-loaded double in a four-run fourth inning propelled the Oakland A’s to a 10-5 win over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday night.

03/13/2014

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