The Cleveland Indians improved to 2-0 in salary arbitration cases this year, defeating pitcher Josh Tomlin.
San Diego's Andrew Cashner won and Cleveland's Vinnie Pestano lost as pitchers split decisions Saturday in baseball's first salary arbitration cases in two years.
In ESPN The Magazine's Bay Area Issue, Baseball Prospectus' Sam Miller analyzes team chemistry, how it can actually be measured, and how it deserves much of the credit for the Oakland Athletics' surprising success over the past two seasons.
Eric Karabell looks at the fantasy-noteworthy performances from Wednesday's games, including big games from Rickie Weeks and Mark Reynolds and a scary injury to pitcher Brandon McCarthy.
Brandon McCarthy is back where he was a year ago -- on the disabled list with a troublesome right shoulder.
The Baltimore Orioles have obtained outfielder Jai Miller from the Oakland Athletics, who parted with the part-time player for cash considerations.