Saturday Mar 8
Oakland A's: Who will claim the last spot in the bullpen?
This past week, Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin told the press that six of the seven bullpen spots are pretty obvious.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Kazmir sharp in 1st spring start for A's
Then, Scott Kazmir made his Cactus League debut against Arizona and turned in a terrific first performance with his new team, zipping through three innings and allowing only two hits while striking out two in Oakland's 2-0 victory.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fantasy Baseball: Has ballpark turned the entire Oakland A's rotation into sleepers?
The Oakland A's performance last season came as far less of a shock than it was the year before, when the Athletics stormed from the bottom of the AL West midseason to steal the crown.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Jarrod Parker vs. Ryan Braun a " and an...
Jarrod Parker had little trouble with any of the Brewers except Ryan Braun, who collected the only two hits in Parker's 3 1/3 innings.
Chicago Cubs rally late, top Athletics 6-4
In a match up you really only see in March, the Chicago Cubs took on the Moneyball Oakland Athletics Tuesday, scoring three in the 8th including a 2 run bomb from Mike Olt and a tie-breaking single from Albert Almora to win their second Spring Training contest in a row.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Bay Area baseball notes: A's Jaso homers in second game back from injury
John Jaso homered in the final game he played in last season, a July 24 win over Houston in which the A's catcher sustained a season-ending concussion when a foul tip struck him in the mask.
Ruggiano, Olt power Cubs to 6-4 win over A's
Justin Ruggiano hit a two-run homer and an RBI double, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-4 win Tuesday over an Oakland Athletics split-squad.
Pregame Notes: Cubs' Pitcher of the Year starts against A's
Feb 14, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks throws in the bullpen during camp at Chicago Cubs training facility at Mesa .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Braun homers in first at-bat back from drug ban
The slugger hit a two-run homer Thursday in his first at-bat for the Milwaukee Brewers since completing a season-ending, 65-game suspension in 2013 for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Reviewing the Brew
Juan Francisco Makes an Early Statement
Juan Francisco made an early statement in the battle for the Opening Day start at first base as he homered in his first two spring training at bats.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Tommy Milone back to battling for rotation spot
Doolittle has added a slider and improved his changeup, while Milone - fighting to regain a spot in Oakland's rotation - is using a two-seam fastball.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Miami Herald
Recap: Oakland vs. Milwaukee
Phoenix, AZ - Ryan Braun had a two-run homer in his first at-bat back from his 65-game suspension, one of four belted by Milwaukee hitters in the Brewers' 11-3 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Brew Crew Ball
Spring Training Game Preview and Thread #-31: Brewers
Today at 2:05 your Milwaukee Brewers take the field for the first time this spring when they send Marco Estrada to the mound to take on the A's at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
Ryan Braun homers in first spring at-bat
If Ryan Braun took any special sense of satisfaction in homering on the second pitch he saw in the Milwaukee Brewers' Cactus League opener Thursday, he certainly didn't let on.
Braun homers in first at-bat back from drug ban
In the first inning of Milwaukee's spring opener against Oakland, Braun hit an 0-1 pitch off Tommy Milone high over the wall near the left field corner, 345 feet away.
National Public Radio
Braun Homers In First At-Bat Back From Drug Ban
Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer Thursday in his first at-bat for the Milwaukee Brewers since completing a season-ending, 65-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Aa s rotation is taking shape: team shows...
Sonny Gray is starting Saturday's game, the day after Jarrod Parker makes his spring debut, The Chronicle has learned, and Scott Kazmir will start on Sunday.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Bob Melvin provides more Aa s pitching...
Bob Melvin confirmed that Jesse Chavez will start the Cactus League opener against the Giants on Wednesday, and he said that Jarrod Parker will go on Thursday and Tommy Milone on Friday.
The Campbell Reporter
Oakland A's set starting rotation for first three games of spring training
The A's have set up their starting pitching for the first three games of spring training, with right-hander Jesse Chavez due to start the opener Wednesday in Scottsdale Stadium against the Giants.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Who will win, Straily or Milone?
Sep 15, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Tommy Milone throws during the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.