Yoenis Cespedes went 3-for-4 with a homer and three RBI and Alberto Callaspo added a three-run shot as the Oakland Athletics hammered the Houston Astros, 11-3, in the opener of a three-game set.

Tim Hudson eyes his third win of the young season on Saturday when the San Francisco Giants continue a three-game series with the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.

Tyson Ross had nine strikeouts in eight innings Friday night and the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 to open a three-game series.

Sonny Gray tries to continue his impressive start to the season on Friday when the Oakland Athletics start a three-game series against the Houston Astros at O.co Coliseum.

Three-time All-Star Matt Cain will try to collect his first victory of the 2014 season, as the San Francisco Giants begin a three- game set against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.

The Oakland Athletics agreed to terms with pitcher Sean Doolittle on a new five-year contract on Friday.

Chris Iannetta capped a nail-biter of a series between AL West rivals Wednesday with a solo home run to center field in the 12th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to an entertaining 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics.

The San Francisco Giants have seen how capable Madison Bumgarner is on the mound, but he was a pleasant surprise last week with his bat.

Hyun-Jin Ryu hurled seven scoreless innings to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants to avoid a three-game sweep at AT&T Park.

Mike Trout's two-run homer in the ninth only delayed the Athletics' celebration, as Josh Donaldson's RBI double in the 11th inning sent Oakland past the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, 10-9, on Tuesday.

Hector Sanchez's game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the 12th inning lifted the San Francisco Giants to a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the opener of a three-game series.

The Oakland Athletics announced Wednesday that their postponed contest against the Seattle Mariners from earlier in the season has been rescheduled.

The San Francisco Giants activated pitcher Jeremy Affeldt from the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday.

A pinch-hitting John Jaso clubbed a two-run homer in the top of the ninth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 win over Los Angeles at Angel Stadium.

The Los Angeles Dodgers will try to extend their best road start in 31 years on Tuesday night when they begin a three-game set against the rival San Francisco Giants on Jackie Robinson Day.

Los Angeles right-hander Garrett Richards tries to continue his amazing start to the season on Tuesday, as he goes after his third straight win in the Angels' middle test of a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics at Angel Stadium.

Jesse Chavez takes another stab at his first win of the season Monday night when the Oakland Athletics enter Angel Stadium to open a three-game set with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Sonny Gray struck out nine in seven innings to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 3-1 decision over the Seattle Mariners to even this three-game set from Safeco Field.

Brandon Crawford hit a game-winning home run in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the San Francisco Giants to a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies in the rubber game of a three-game set

Felix Hernandez struck out 11 batters over seven-plus innings and the Seattle Mariners got homers from Brad Miller and Mike Zunino in a 6-4 win over the Oakland Athletics.

The Oakland Athletics activated outfielder Craig Gentry from the 15-day disabled list Saturday and designated outfielder Sam Fuld for assignment.

Madison Bumgarner tossed six innings and stroked a fourth-inning grand slam en route to a career-high five runs batted in at the plate in the San Francisco Giants' 6-5 win over the Colorado Rockies to open a three-game set.

Sonny Gray goes after his second win of the season Saturday when the Oakland Athletics resume their three-game set with the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.

Two pitchers trying to find their way square off on Saturday, as Matt Cain and the San Francisco Giants continue a three-game set against Brett Anderson and the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park.

Tony Campana plated the go-ahead run with a two-out single in the top of the 10th inning, as the Arizona Diamondbacks earned a 6-5 win over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday in the rubber match of a three-game set at AT&T Park.

Felix Hernandez tries to win his third game in as many starts on Friday when the Seattle Mariners open a three-game series versus the Oakland Athletics at Safeco Field.

Madison Bumgarner makes his first home start of the season on Friday when the San Francisco Giants open a three-game series with the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park.

Paul Goldschmidt belted his second homer of the season and drove in four runs as the Arizona Diamondbacks evened the three-game set at a game apiece with a 7-3 takedown of the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday.

The Arizona Diamondbacks may be running out of patience with Randall Delgado.

Jim Johnson's role as closer for the Oakland Athletics lasted eight games.

Josh Donaldson homered and drove in three runs to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 6-1 win and a three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.

Oakland will hand the ball to righty Jesse Chavez on Wednesday, as the Athletics try to continue their recent mastery of the Minnesota Twins in the second of three games at Target Field.

Derek Norris hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics over the Minnesota Twins, 7-4, in the middle installment of a three-game series.

Tim Hudson's eight strong innings and Brandon Belt and Angel Pagan's continued hot hitting made for a successful home opener for the San Francisco Giants, who dealt the Arizona Diamondbacks a 7-3 loss in the first of a three-game series.

The San Francisco Giants will make their 2014 debut at AT&T Park on Tuesday when they host the Arizona Diamondbacks in their home opener.

Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics will try to spoil the home opener for the Minnesota Twins on Monday in the opener of a three- game series at Target Field.

The Oakland Athletics activated pitcher Ryan Cook from the 15-day disabled list and optioned pitcher Evan Scribner to Triple-A Sacramento on Monday.

Brandon Moss and Yoenis Cespedes each drove in two runs, as the Oakland Athletics spoiled the Minnesota Twins' home opener with an 8-3 triumph on Monday at Target Field.

Zack Greinke shoots for his second win of the season Sunday when the Los Angeles Dodgers finish off a three-game series with the San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium.

Brandon Moss smashed a three-run homer to back a solid start from Sonny Gray, as the Oakland Athletics edged the Seattle Mariners, 6-3, on Sunday in the finale of a rain-shortened three-game set at O.co Coliseum.

Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez each hit their first two home runs of the season and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants, 6-2, to avoid a three-game sweep.

The Seattle Mariners shoot for a series win on Sunday when they play the rubber match of their abbreviated three-game series against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.

Madison Bumgarner shoots for his first win of the season on Saturday when the red-hot San Francisco Giants continue their three-game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.

Felix Hernandez struck out eight over 8 1/3 stellar innings to help the Seattle Mariners secure a 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics in the continuation of a now three-game series at O.co Coliseum.

Pablo Sandoval stroked a three-run homer as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 7-2, in the middle contest of a three-game set.

Felix Hernandez goes after his second win of the season on Saturday when the Seattle Mariners play what is now a three-game series with the Oakland Athletics.

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