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1 hr ago | Athletics Nation

Let's not freak out about Jason Hammel

The Oakland Athletics spent big to get Jason Hammel. Sure, he was just tagging along behind the larger haul of Jeff Samardzija, but he did not come cheaply.


Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Tommy Milone, Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy

2 hrs ago | Amazin' Avenue

International Free Agent Profile: Rusney Castillo

Rusney Castillo, a talented Cuban outfielder, recently defected and has been granted his free agency by MLB.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Leonys Martin, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Motor City Bengals: Tigers need to step up their international game

Matt Pelc is editor for the Detroit Tigers blog Motor City Bengals . His opinions do not necessarily reflect those of the Detroit Free Press nor its writers.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, American League, American League East, Masahiro Tanaka, Baseball Players, Yu Darvish, Jose Abreu

Swingin' A's

A's Week in Review: All-Stars and Orange Birds

Four days without an A's game seems like an eternity. Thankfully, even the All-Star break had plenty of action for the boys in green and gold.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson, Sean Doolittle, Derek Norris, Scott Kazmir

WLBT-TV Jackson

Baseball All-Stars congregate as pitchers dominate

Graphic shows the starting lineup for the AL and NL all-stars; 3c x 5 1/2 inches; 146 mm x 139 mm; .


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, National League, Baseball Players, Adam Wainwright, St. Louis Cardinals, Clayton Kershaw

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Austin American-Statesman

Round Rock Express vs. Iowa Cubs at Dell Diamond

The American League kept up nearly two decades of dominance by beating the National League 5-3 Tuesday for its 13th win in 17 years.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players


Adam Jones Loses Track of Outs, Allows Yoenis Cespedes to Jog Home on Sac Fly

Throughout a 162-game season, MLB players are going to make mental mistakes. Fans may not like it, but it happens.


Related Topix: Sports, Adam Jones, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball


Gray vs. Gausman as A's host Orioles - LIVE

Oakland Bottom 2nd - Stephen Vogt walked. Runner on first with none out and Jed Lowrie due up.


Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Vogt, Baseball Players, Manny Machado, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis

Darien News-Review

Nature at Arm's Length / Nina

Nina Miller sits in the opening of her tent in this April 2014 file photo. Since June 26, 2013, Miller has slept in the tent for 205 nights.


Related Topix: Wildlife, Outdoor Recreation, Sports, Baseball Players

Why are Cuban players like Yoenis Cespedes succeeding in big leagues? MLB insider

In the end, they are baseball players, who learned how to play the game the same way thousands of others have learned to play.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Abreu, Yasiel Puig, Alexei Ramirez, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Nick Swisher

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Recap: Oakland vs. Baltimore

Josh Donaldson hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to boost the Oakland Athletics to a dramatic 5-4 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday in a battle of division leaders.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson, Oakland Athletics, Zach Britton, Baltimore Orioles

Sulivan: New Jersey native Todd Frazier will cherish Kodak moment with Derek Jeter

The official photographers had just wrapped up one team photo and were preparing for their second during Tuesday night's All Star Game festivities, when one of the National League's third basemen sought out the American League's starting shortstop.


Related Topix: Sports, Todd Frazier, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, American League, Major League Baseball, Little League

The Baltimore Sun

A's fans let Manny Machado hear it early on in Oakland

OAKLAND Any question as to whether Oakland Athletics fans had forgotten about Manny Machado's bat toss and confrontation with A's third baseman Josh Donaldson last month were answered quickly Friday night in the Orioles' series opener here.


Related Topix: Sports, Manny Machado, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Josh Donaldson

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Crisp returns to lineup as A's open second half against Orioles

A's manager Bob Melvin said last week that his plans for the All-Star Break involved staying at home and doing a little gardening.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman

Phillies trade rumors: Ryan Howard tradable? 3 possible suitors if ownership eats big...

We'll find out within two weeks how much of a fire sale the last-place Phillies hold before baseball's July 31 trade deadline.


Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Howard, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson


Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 16's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

That last trait, in particular, comes in handy with regard to getting value in the trading game.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Francisco Rodriguez, Brett Lawrie

KHQ-TV Spokane

Cone, Spivey Lead Indians To 12-5 Win Over Boise

By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer Baseball's All-Star party is over, and the real fun begins Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Swingin' A's

Oakland A's Dominate the All Star Break

Jul 14, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; American League outfielder Yoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics poses with the championship trophy after winning the 2014 Home Run Derby the day before the MLB All Star Game at Target Field.


Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, American League, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Josh Donaldson

Yanks Go Yard

Could The Yankees Target Cuban Outfielder Rusney Castillo?

Dec 20, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman during a introductory press conference for new outfielder Carlos Beltran at Yankees Stadium.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Kei Igawa, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka, Yasiel Puig

CBS Local

21 Things That Have Happened Since The Last Back-to-Back Home Run Derby Champion

After Yoenis Cespedes won Monday night Home Run Derby for the second consecutive year , he became the first back-to-back champion in 15 years.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Todd Frazier