Athletics Add Versatile Lefty Rich Hill On $6 Million DealLeft-hander Rich Hill agreed to a $6 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics on Friday, giving the low-budget franchise a versatile, experienced pitcher who can handle a variety of roles.
Crawford Celebrates New Giants Contract In Blue Collar StyleWhen Brandon Crawford's agent called him to say his new deal with the San Francisco Giants had been completed, the shortstop was in the middle of a workout in the AT&T Park weight room.
Giants Sign Shortstop Brandon Crawford For 6 YearsFresh off his Gold Glove award last week, San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford has signed a new $75 million, six-year contract through the 2021 season.
Bumgarner, Crawford, Posey Win Silver Slugger AwardsThe San Francisco Giants dominated Thursday's National League Silver Slugger awards with catcher Buster Posey, pitching ace Madison Bumgarner and shortstop Brandon Crawford all being given the prestigious hitting award for their positions.
Drug Overdose Possible In Former Giants Minor Leaguer's DeathAn overdose is possible in the death of former San Francisco Giants minor league pitcher Tommy Hanson, but the cause of his death has yet to be determined, authorities said.
Minor League Baseball Labor Lawsuit Against MLB Can Proceed As Class ActionA federal magistrate conditionally ruled in San Francisco Tuesday that a labor lawsuit by minor league baseball players against Major League Baseball and 22 clubs can proceed as a class action on behalf of an estimated 10,000 to 12,000 present and former players.
Former Giants, A’s Ace Barry Zito Announces RetirementFormer San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics ace Barry Zito took to the internet Monday to announce he is retiring from professional baseball.
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Giants Miss Playoffs Again After Latest Championship RunThe defending champion Giants missed the playoffs in yet another odd-year disappointment, as has become the recent pattern following title runs.
San Jose Strikes Out With Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from San Jose in the Bay Area city's bid to lure baseball's Athletics from Oakland.
Mariners Close Season Rallying For 3-2 Win Over Oakland A'sSeth Smith hit a two-out, solo home run in the bottom of the eighth and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 3-2 win over the Oakland Athletics in their season finale on Sunday.
Oakland A’s Season Ticketholder's Lawsuit Seeks More Safety Netting At MLB BallparksAn Oakland Athletics season ticket-holder asked a federal court Monday to protect fans from flying bats and balls by ordering Major League Baseball to extend the safety netting at its ballparks the entire length of the foul lines.