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WATCH: Athletics security guard takes foul ball to the head

Late in Wednesday's game between the Texas Rangers and Oakland Athletics, a security guard unfortunately found himself right in the middle of a play.

10 MLB stars on early MVP pace

While some big-name players have struggled in the early part of the 2019 MLB season, others have made it their own. Defending...
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Eight budding MLB stars flying under the radar

In a lot of ways, the MLB's middle class has a marketing problem. The headlines and social media posts in the realm of baseball are...
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WATCH: A’s pull off craziest double play of the season

The Oakland Athletics pulled off one of the most incredible, most mind-blowing double plays we've ever seen during Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays....

MLB must toughen stance against pitchers who throw at batters

It happened again. Two weeks following a similar situation, baseball saw a starting pitcher take revenge into his own hands on Wednesday. Now with the...
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Khris Davis contract should make the A’s and their fans ecstatic

The Oakland Athletics announced on Thursday that they had extended Khris Davis to a contract extension through the 2021 season. Susan...

WATCH: Matt Chapman makes unbelievable diving catch

Matt Chapman is known as one of the best defensive third basemen in in the league. A play he made on Tuesday will only pad...

WATCH: Khris Davis blasts two homers against Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles’ pitching staff might as well be renamed the launching pad. This team had given up a MLB-high 27 homers heading into Wednesday’s...

Orioles challenging Marlins for attendance futility

The Baltimore Orioles might have drawn a nice crowd at Camden Yards for their home opening series against the New York Yankees this past weekend....

Eight biggest early MLB season surprises

In some respects, the early part of the 2019 MLB season has gone as expected. But the early games have also offered their share of...
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WATCH: Khris Davis belts MLB leading fifth home run

Oakland Athletics outfielder Khris Davis just continues to crush baseballs during the early part of the 2019 season. That didn’t change...

WATCH: Khris Davis launches upper-deck homer

It's only Opening Day, but Oakland Athletics designated hitter Khris Davis is in mid-season form. Davis -- who already had a...
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Jose Canseco to do Home Run Derby with autograph seekers

Do you want to measure your home run swing against Jose Canseco? If you're in Hoopeston, Illinois on Saturday, May 11, you may be in...

A’s acquire Kendrys Morales in trade with Blue Jays

In an attempt to add some insurance to the offense with Matt Olson on the shelf, the Oakland Athletics have acquired Kendrys Morales in a...

MLB strikes out with overseas Opening Day

The MLB regular season is underway -- kind of. While 28 of the 30 teams will open on March 28, the Seattle Mariners and Oakland...

Aaron Boone says good chance Yankees will use ‘opener’ this season

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone says that his team will likely use an opener at times this season.

10 MLB stars set to join MVP race

We saw Mookie Betts and Christian Yelich win the MVP in their respective leagues in 2018. And while both were very well known in MLB circles, neither...

Predictions for the 2019 MLB season

The favorites definitely reigned strong during the 2018 MLB season. But it was a good year for the underdogs, too, with teams like the Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland...

12 MLB players set to follow in Nolan Arenado to the bank

While the MLB hot stove period has moved more like an incredibly slow cooking crock pot, a lot has happened. In February alone, we saw Manny Machado...
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William Shatner has funny response to A’s using meme of him on Twitter

On Tuesday as the Los Angeles Angels battled the Oakland Athletics, Mike Trout did what he usually does on the diamond -- dominate. The Angels shared video of...

10 MLB players set to become household names in 2019

In 2018, we saw the likes of Christian Yelich, Josh Hader and Blake Treinen go from good players to the best in MLB at their respective positions....
Mookie Betts is one of the MLB hitters pitchers don't want to face

Best MLB player at each position heading into 2019 season

If you're a fan of seeing the best players in MLB perform at extremely high levels, the last few seasons have been fun for you. We've seen...
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MLB Commissioner ‘very optimistic’ A’s will get new Oakland stadium

With the Golden State Warriors set to move to San Francisco next season and the NFL's Oakland Raiders relocating to Las Vegas in 2020, the MLB's Oakland...

10 MLB players who could be enjoying their final Spring Training

MLB bade a fond farewell to many greats in 2018, including Adrian Beltre, Chase Utley, Joe Mauer, and David Wright. We know that the 2019 season will be...