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  1. Coco Crisp got a cortisone injection in his injured elbow

    Mar 25, 2015, 10:44 AM EDT

    coco crisp getty

    Oakland shifting Coco Crisp from center field to left field was supposed to help keep him healthier at age 35, but he’s already injured.

  2. A’s demote former All-Star Ryan Cook to Triple-A

    Mar 25, 2015, 10:01 AM EDT

    Oakland Athletics v Minnesota Twins

    Cook allowed 13 runs in five spring training appearances.

  3. He did it again: Kris Bryant hits ninth homer of spring

    Mar 24, 2015, 5:36 PM EDT

    Kris Bryant

    Today’s homer came off A’s left-hander Drew Pomeranz.

  4. 2015 Preview: Oakland Athletics

    Mar 23, 2015, 3:33 PM EDT

    Bob Melvin

    They’ve reshuffled the deck for 2015. But that’s OK, they do that a lot and it always seems to work out OK.

  5. Barry Zito could serve as a long reliever for the Athletics

    Mar 21, 2015, 10:00 PM EDT

    Barry Zito

    Barry Zito’s attempt at a comeback could result in pitching as a long reliever out of the Athletics’ bullpen.

  6. Clayton Kershaw was hit in the face with a comebacker

    Mar 20, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Clayton Kershaw had a scary moment in Friday afternoon’s game against the Athletics but walked away unscathed.

  7. 2015 Preview: Kansas City Royals

    Mar 19, 2015, 2:28 PM EDT

    Division Series - Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Kansas City Royals - Game Three

    Why doesn’t anyone believe in the defending American League champions?

  8. Sonny Gray named Opening Day starter by the A’s

    Mar 16, 2015, 12:20 PM EDT

    Sonny Gray

    It’ll be his second straight Opening Day start.

  9. 2015 Preview: Washington Nationals

    Mar 16, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Max Scherzer

    What’s in store for the Washington Nationals in 2015?

  10. Kris Bryant scratched, still hits fifth and sixth spring homers

    Mar 14, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Kris Bryant

    Kris Bryant has been as advertised as we near the midpoint of spring training.

  11. Jarrod Parker faces hitters for first time since Tommy John surgery

    Mar 14, 2015, 5:31 PM EDT

    Jarrod Parker AP

    Parker missed all of last season following Tommy John surgery in March.

  12. Yasmany Tomas “needs to be better” defensively

    Mar 10, 2015, 11:01 PM EDT

    yasmany tomas getty

    Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale acknowledged Tuesday to MLB.com’s Steve Gilbert that Tomas is struggling at third base, where the D’Backs want to play him despite a physical profile that fits much better in left field.

  13. Two points of spring training optimism, one point of spring training pessimism

    Mar 10, 2015, 5:35 PM EDT

    Kershaw

    In spring training, everything good is wonderful, everything bad is terrible.

  14. Josh Reddick might not be ready for the start of the season

    Mar 7, 2015, 2:25 PM EDT

    Josh Reddick Getty

    Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick was scratched from yesterday’s lineup with a right oblique strain and the injury could keep him sidelined for the start of the season.

  15. Casey Kotchman is making a comeback with the Royals

    Mar 6, 2015, 3:15 PM EDT

    Casey Kotchman

    Kotchman was the Angels’ first-round pick in 2001 and played 10 seasons in the majors for seven different teams, most recently with the Marlins in 2013.

  16. Josh Reddick strained his oblique muscle

    Mar 6, 2015, 12:39 PM EDT

    josh reddick getty

    He’s been injured the last two seasons. He’s not starting 2015 out much better.

  17. A’s announce Coco Crisp is moving to left field

    Mar 4, 2015, 11:47 AM EDT

    coco crisp getty

    The move leaves Craig Gentry and Sam Fuld to platoon in center field.

  18. Rays name Alex Cobb as Opening Day starter

    Mar 4, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Alex Cobb Getty

    Now that David Price is out of the picture the Rays need a new Opening Day starter.

  19. Josh Reddick gave up his number to Billy Butler for an X-Box

    Mar 2, 2015, 5:12 PM EDT

    Oakland Athletics v Toronto Blue Jays

    Seems a bit light as far as these things go.

  20. Coco Crisp is dealing with a case of pinkeye again

    Feb 28, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT

    Coco Crisp AP

    Athletics outfielder Coco Crisp missed more than a week down the stretch in 2012 due to pinkeye and now he’s dealing with it again.

  21. Athletics claim Alex Hassan off waivers from the Orioles

    Feb 27, 2015, 7:10 PM EDT

    Alex Hassan

    For the second time this offseason, the Athletics have claimed Alex Hassan off waivers.

  22. Royals are only looking at Joe Blanton as a reliever

    Feb 27, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

    Joe Blanton

    “The only way he is really going to help us is in the bullpen.”

  23. Ike Davis is still mad at the Mets for saying that he partied too hard

    Feb 26, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT

    ike davis getty

    It’s been two and a half years, but it still leaves a “dirty taste” in his mouth.

  24. Joe Blanton is in The Best Shape of His Life

    Feb 24, 2015, 9:25 AM EDT

    Joe Blanton

    After sitting out 2014, a slimmed-down Blanton is back.

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