Fire up the bullpen car! The state of relief in the AL EastBoSox InjectionThey have three guys with extensive closing experience in freshly inked Grant Balfour (an All-Star last year), Heath Bell (a former All-Star) and the Artist Formerly Known as Leo Nunez (92 career saves). The lefty-righty pairing of Jake McGee and Joel … […]
A’s try to stay a step ahead in much-improved AL WestMLB.comBut Oakland has upgraded, too, and the club’s new talent — headlined by Jim Johnson, Scott Kazmir and Craig Gentry — will be on display in game action beginning Feb. 26, when the A’s christen the Cactus League schedule on the road against the Giants. […]
USA TODAYDETROIT (AP) — Max Scherzer agreed to a one-year contract that leaves his future with the Detroit Tigers as uncertain as ever. The AL Cy Young Award winner’s deal for 2014 is worth $15,525,000, and it enables Scherzer and the Tigers to avoid arbitration …MLB notes: Scherzer, Tigers agree at $15525000 for 1 yearSalt […]
Fox News…. >> ALSO IN THE MIDDLE EAST RIGHT NOW, THE STATE DEPARTMENT IS KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON THE DETERIORATING SECURITY SITUATION IN IRAQ FOLLOWING A STUNNING VICTORY FOR MILITANTS LINKED TO AL QAEDA.Iraq conflict: Sunni fighters seize FallujahBBC NewsAl-Qaeda-linked militants secure nearly full control of Iraq’s FallujahThe Globe and MailIraqi army fights to […]
MLB.comThe Texas Rangers just won the offseason. In the end, it appears to be about that simple. That is, if winning the offseason is defined as identifying the club that has put itself in best position to win the World Series in 2014. The Rangers have done that.Choo agrees to seven-year deal with Texas: reportsReutersReport: […]
STLtoday.comATLANTA • We’re about six hours away from the SEC championship game at the Georgia Dome, and there’s more to share here on the blog. This week I caught up with Auburn beat writer Brandon Marcello from the Alabama Media Group and AL.com for a …Five things to watch: With no shot at BCS title, […]
The Oakland Athletics are 2013 American League West Champions. Congratulations to the Oakland A’s on winning the AL West for the second year in a row. Stay tuned.
In this Oakland News, The Oakland A’s are just one game from clinching the American League West. The A’s beat the Minnesota Twins 9-1, Saturday, and now a combination of either a Texas Rangers loss or an A’s win today clinches the AL West. As of this writing, at the top of the 7th inning, […]
This is a really nutty, off the wall, from this blogger’s head prediction: the World Series will feature the Cincinnati Reds and the Oakland A’s. Why? Well, as this is written, the Oakland A’s are one loss from elimination in the ALDS, and that game is on Tuesday of this week. But this is the […]
Ok, the Major League Baseball schedule’s out and the Oakland A’s, winners of the American League West, will play the Detroit Tigers Saturday and Sunday, there, then come to Oakland for the first playoff game here in six years on Tuesday at 6 PM. Meanwhile the NL West Champion San Francisco Giants open their playoffs […]
The Oakland Athletics have swept the Texas Rangers in three games and won the American League West. The playoffs return to Oakland after a six-year absence, and Oakland can sure use the good news. The Oakland A’s won the third game in dramatic fashion: a 12-5 victory that looked for all the World like a […]
OK. ONE GAME! The Oakland A’s are just one win away from unseating the Texas Rangers as leaders of and champions of the AL West, after an exciting 3 to 1 win Tuesday. The date is Wednesday (today) in the afternoon at the Oakland Coliseum. Stay tuned.
Wow. The Oakland A’s are back in the MLB Playoffs for the first time since 2006. They beat the Texas Rangers 4 to 3 and are just two home game wins from taking the AL West. Stay tuned.
I am bursting with excitement as this is one of my favorite times of the year (for football). Opening day is like Christmas and playoffs are awesome if your team makes them, but I really like this time of year. Baltimore Ravens training camp opens July 26, rookies report July 25. Training camp means it […]
The 2012 NFL Draft is Thursday, and Zennie62.com and Tout.com will be there. As we approach, the news is heating up. Top NFL Draft players are inking sponsorship deals, like top Alabama Cornerback Morris Claborne, who Twitter tweeted this: Morris Claiborne @MoClaiborne I am officially a NIKE guy!!! Thank u God That means Nike’s giving […]