Oakland Athletics Fire Pitching Coach Kurt YoungPitching coach Curt Young has been fired by the Oakland Athletics and bullpen coach Scott Emerson was promoted to the position.
GameDay: Could Giants Postseason Pitching Be Better Than 2010, 2014?
Slumping Giants Return Home To Face Talented Nationals SquadThe San Francisco Giants' slump is largely due to the struggles of their starting pitchers, and Ryan Vogelsong may need to turn things around quickly before he loses his spot in the rotation.
KCBS Sports Fans: The Winning A's - Who Are These Guys?The A's are the hottest team in baseball since the All-Star break and are currently holding an AL wild card slot. And yes, this is the same team I wrote about three months ago when they were threatening an all-time record for offensive futility.
Daily Madden: Arguing The All-StarsMajor League Baseball takes its annual mid-summer break for the All-Star game Tuesday night in Kansas City. And, well ahead of the first pitch, there was plenty of chatter about who would take the mound.
A's Agree On 1-Year Deal For Former Pitching Nemesis Bartolo ColonThe Oakland Athletics and free agent right-hander Bartolo Colon have agreed to terms on a one-year contract.
A's, Braden Agree On 1-Year Deal For $3.35 MillionThe Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $3.35 million, one-year contract with left-hander Dallas Braden.
A's Strong Pitching Offset By Weak OffenseIn what was supposed to be a season with improved offense, the gap between pitching and hitting has never seemed wider.
KCBS Sports Fans: A's, Giants In Arms RaceIt's only mid-May, but this Bay Area baseball season is shaping up to be something special for folks who enjoy good pitching.
Giants' Affeldt Looks To Return To Form After Tough Year
Jeff Suppan Looking For Fresh Start With SF GiantsJeff Suppan hopes to win a job on the World Series champion San Francisco Giants.
KCBS Sports Fans: The Giants' Right-Handed Phoenix Phoenix is not just a city in Arizona. It's also the mythological bird that arises from its own ashes, , and there could be one in the Giants bullpen this year.