The Kings hope the hiring of Dave Joerger ends their reputation as an unstable and dysfunctional franchise.
New coach Dave Joerger says his team would do well to emulate the successful Kings teams from the early 2000s. That means ball movement, helping and protecting each other. Can Joerger, known as a player-friendly coach, get his new team, perhaps one that could have used a steelier hand, to buy in?
The Red Sox collect a season-high 16 hits and hand the A’s their fourth loss in a row as Oakland starter Sean Manaea had his second consecutive rough outing.
Toronto starter A.J. Happ allows five hits in 8 2/3 innings and Troy Tulowitzki homers and has three RBIs as the Blue Jays defeat the Giants 4-0. The Giants have scored three runs in their past four games.
Jesuit’s David Laskin was the medalist at Monday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North tournament at El Macero and Davis’ Griffin Long was the only other player under par in the field of 66. The Bee’s Steve Pajak also takes a look at collegiate postseason play and what’s ahead on the junior circuit.
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