Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a scoreless tie in the eighth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics over the Seattle Mariners 3-0 Sunday.
Baseball players’ weight has always been a hot topic, as the really heavy hitters truly tipped the scales. Who’s fittest and fattest of the 2014 MLB rosters?
Reigning AL saves leader Jim Johnson struck out two and closed it out this time after losing back-to-back outings to begin with his new team, sealing the Oakland Athletics’ 6-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.
Jarrod Parker struck out a career-high nine in seven dominant innings, Yoenis Cespedes and Coco Crsip homered for Oakland’s only two hits and the Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Wednesday.
The Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics have lived up to their reputations as low-scoring teams through the first two games of this series.
The season to date, in the AL West, is best summed up by one word: fireworks.
Ichiro Suzuki and possibly Hideki Matsui will begin the 2012 season playing before their countrymen.
Starter Tim Lincecum and closer Brian Wilson were at their best for the San Francisco Giants in Sunday’s 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners.