After Oakland and Kansas City cleared the benches for the third straight game and five more Royals got ejected, Lorenzo Cain tried to put a positive spin on the day.
Jeff Banister smelled of beer from a postgame dousing by his Texas team to celebrate the manager’s first victory at the big league level, and he held onto the wrinkled lineup card as a souvenir for his 13-year-old son, Jacob.
The Oakland A’s added a new coach to their roster on Saturday. Might’ve heard of him — Jim Harbaugh.
Dombrowski told reporters about the transaction after he, Al Avila, Jeff Jones and Brad Ausmus brought Smith in to give him the news.
The revamping Oakland Athletics made yet another trade of a star player this offseason, sending catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres on Thursday night for righties Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot.
The Kansas City Royals are off to the division series beating the A’s 9-8 in extra innings.
The Kansas City Royals’ winning streak ended with a resounding thud.
Way to go Dave, not only did you pull of the move of the year, in my opinion, but you got to rub it into Beane’s face.
Will they bury them in the desert? Set them on fire? Hold the world’s largest car wash?
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed Brad Mills off waivers from the Oakland Athletics, bringing the left-handed pitcher back to the team that drafted him.