Wednesday Aug 20
Contra Costa Times
Samardzija struggles as A's lose 8-5 to New York Mets
If the A's pitchers weren't able to put away the Mets with two outs in an 8-5 loss Wednesday, what will Oakland do when a team that really knows how to score runs shows up? The Mets, who are 27th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, had eight of their 10 hits come with two outs.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Arrieta looks to continue his surge as new ace of staff
Rookie Rafael Montero already made his first impression for the Mets organization earlier this season with mixed results.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Athletics' Trades Give Team a Different Feel
We've all heard about the Athletics' trades. They're kind of a big deal. Everyone has flocked to social media to voice their happiness or displeasure regarding these moves.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Hendricks aims for fifth straight quality start
Talented rookie Kyle Hendricks will go for his fifth straight quality start, and first win over a National League Central foe, in Tuesday's tilt with the Brewers.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Baez call-up makes it official; The Cubs' future is here
Aug 5, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Chicago Cubs fans hold up a sign for second baseman Javier Baez after the game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Cubs conduct workout for Rusney Castillo
Cubs starter Jake Arrieta walks off the field after being pulled after pitching to seven batters in the sixth inning without recording an out.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Epstein says time is right for Baez
The Cubs on Tuesday selected the contract of Baez from Class AAA Iowa and promptly inserted into the starting lineup for the night game at Coors Field against the Colorado Rockies.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Highly touted prospect Baez to join Cubs
The Cubs will do that Tuesday, when they select the contract of their exciting prospect from Class AAA Iowa and activate him for the series opener against the Colorado Rockies at hitter-friendly Coors Field.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Call to the Pen
Atlanta Braves acquire Emilio Bonifacio, James Russell
Jul 29, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs third baseman Emilio Bonifacio runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the Colorado Rockies during the fourth inning at Wrigley Field.
Cubs' Arrieta gets the ball in finale with Rockies
He's gone from traded pitcher to No. 3 starter to staff ace for the Chicago Cubs, and will make his final start prior to the 2014 trade deadline on Thursday afternoon, when the Cubs host the Colorado Rockies in the finale of a four-game series on Thursday afternoon.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Athletics go all-in with blockbuster deal for Lester
Nightengale: In landing Lester, A's are all about October The Athletics continue a stunning re-tooling of an already solid club.