Athletics sign relief pitcher Sean Doolittle to 5-year contract
Not only is Doolittle good at hiding the ball during his delivery, he's also good at hiding his beard beforehand.
Wagner College set to get started in Northeast Conference baseball race
It somehow seems difficult to write any opening sentence about Wagner College's baseball program without mentioning the name Andrew Bailey .
Yanks Go Yard
Tribe Release Aardsma, Is He An Option For The Yankees Again?
March 2, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; New York Yankees relief pitcher David Aardsma throws a pitch during the third inning against the Detroit Tigers at George M. Steinbrenner Field.
Background: Andrew Bailey is a 29-year-old reliever for the New York Yankees. Bailey won the Rookie of the Year award for the Oakland Athletics in 2009 as a closer and was an All-Star that season as well as in 2010.
Inside Bay Area
Kawakami: Losing Parker could signal change
This is not the literal end of anything for the A's -- they're too smart and too deep for one March injury to wipe them out entirely.