Cueto Leaves In 6th With Lat Tightness; Giants Shut Out Reds To Wrap Up 5-1 HomestandJohnny Cueto pitched neatly into the sixth inning before exiting with a tight lat muscle, and the San Francisco Giants finished off the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 Wednesday.
COVID: Oakland A's Welcome Fans Back To Coliseum For Opening Night Against HoustonFor the first time since Oct 2019, the Oakland Athletics will open the 2021 season Thursday night with as many as 12,000 actual fans in the stands and not just in front of row after row of photo cutouts and canned audience sounds blaring over the loud speakers.
Giants Spring Training: Brandon Belt Making Progress From Illness, Resumes Baseball ActivityFirst baseman Brandon Belt has resumed baseball activities with the San Francisco Giants at spring training after dealing with what manager Gabe Kapler called a virus without providing further details — though Kapler did say previously it wasn't COVID-19.
COVID Reopening: 'We Have Confidence' About Fans At Ballparks On Opening Day, Newsom SaysGov. Gavin Newsom expressed confidence that some fans could return to the state's Major League Baseball stadiums possibly as soon as Opening Day in April.
SF Giant Buster Posey Worked Out Arm in Offseason Flinging DiapersBuster Posey has spent the past seven months in serious multitasking mode, working to stay in baseball shape while on full-time dad duty to two sets of twins.
Major League Baseball To Start On Time After Players Reject DelayMajor League Baseball will proceed with an on-time start to spring training and the season after players rejected a plan Monday night to delay reporting by a more than a month.
A's Playoff Run Ends, Lose To Astros In Game 4 Of ALDSThe Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 11-6 on Thursday to clinch their home-run heavy AL Division Series in four games.
A's On Brink Of Playoff Elimination After Falling To Astros In ALDS Game 2George Springer hit two homers and the Houston Astros kept making more noise in the playoffs, beating the Oakland Athletics 5-2 on Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in their AL Division Series.
Springer, Correa Rally Houston Past A's 10-5 In ALDS OpenerThe Astros rallied to beat the Oakland Athletics 10-5 in the opener of their AL Division Series on Monday at Dodger Stadium.
No Love Lost As Oakland A's Square Off Against Heated Rivals Houston Astros In ALDSOakland closer Liam Hendriks pretty much summed it all up in one sentence as the A's head into the American League Division Series against the Houston Astros on Monday.
A's Playoffs: Pinder Plays Through Tender Hamstring To Help Oakland AdvanceIn this strange season, there were no rehab assignments or minor league at-bats for injured players like Chad Pinder to regain their timing before stepping right back into a major league batter's box.
A's Hold Off White Sox, Force Decisive Game 3 In Wild-Card SeriesMarcus Semien and Khris Davis homered early and the Oakland Athletics held off José Abreu and the Chicago White Sox in the late innings for a 5-3 win Wednesday.
Playoff Woes: A's Held Hitless Into 7th, Lose To White Sox In Game 1 Of Wild-Card SeriesOakland must win Game 2 on Wednesday at home to avoid another early playoff exit.
A's Announce Oakland Coliseum To Become Polling Site For November ElectionThe Oakland A's announced Monday that the Coliseum will become a vote center for the upcoming November 3rd election.
Dubon, Giants Beat Rockies To Take Lead In NL Wild Card RaceMauricio Dubón hit a three-run homer off reliever Yency Almonte in the fifth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 7-2 on Wednesday night.