Dallas Braden

Oakland A's pitcher Dallas Braden speaks to a reporter following an anti-violence community meeting in Stockton's Victory Park. (CBS)

A’s Pitcher Braden Calls Out Stockton Police At Anti-Violence Meeting

Oakland Athletics pitcher Dallas Braden was nearly removed from a community meeting in Stockton Wednesday evening after a heated exchange with the city’s police chief in which he called the chief a liar and said violence in his hometown is so bad he is moving out.


Dallas Braden of the Oakland A's.

A’s, Braden Agree On 1-Year Deal For $3.35 Million

The Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $3.35 million, one-year contract with left-hander Dallas Braden.


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A’s Braden Out For Season After Shoulder Surgery

The Oakland Athletics announced that Dallas Braden is expected to miss the rest of the year. The diagnosis came after Braden had surgery Tuesday to repair a torn capsule in his left throwing shoulder.

CBS San Francisco–05/17/2011

Dallas Braden #51 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Texas Rangers during a Major League Baseball game at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 23, 2010. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Starter Braden Will Have Shoulder Surgery

Braden, who pitched a perfect game against Tampa Bay in May 2010, will have surgery Monday in New York to repair a torn capsule in his left shoulder.

CBS San Francisco–05/11/2011

Pitcher Dallas Braden of the Oakland A's. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Braden Allows 5 Runs In Season Debut, A’s Lose To Blue Jays

Travis Snider hit a three-run home run, Yunel Escobar had three hits before leaving with an injury and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Oakland Athletics 5-3 on Wednesday night.


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Braden Gem Spoiled As Giants Top A’s In Final Tuneup

The Giants begin their title defense Thursday at the rival Los Angeles Dodgers. Oakland opens the regular season at home against the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/30/2011

Kevin Kouzmanoff of the Oakland A's

Diamondbacks Beat Athletics, 4-2

David Winfree hit a two-run double in the ninth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 Sunday in a matchup of split-squads.

CBS San Francisco–03/20/2011

Pitcher Andrew Bailey of the Oakland A's. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bailey Makes Early Exit, A’s Lose To Indians

Andrew Bailey faced three batters in his second spring outing Monday and left a 9-8 loss to the Cleveland Indians with discomfort in his elbow.

CBS San Francisco–03/14/2011

Pitcher Dallas Braden of the Oakland A's. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

A’s Braden Gives Up 2 Runs In Cactus League Debut

Oakland ace Dallas Braden gave up two runs, two hits and two walks in an inning in his spring debut, and Hideki Matsui was 0 for 2 with an RBI in his first game with the Athletics.

CBS San Francisco–02/28/2011

Pitcher Dallas Braden of the Oakland A's. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

A’s Agree On 1-Year Deals With 4 Players

The Oakland Athletics agreed to one-year contracts Tuesday with outfielders Josh Willingham and Conor Jackson, starting pitcher Dallas Braden and third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff.

CBS San Francisco–01/18/2011