The Orioles showed their grit by winning yet again in extra innings to force a Game 5 against the Yankees in the ALDS.
The Athletics' homer-heavy offense can both excite and frustrate, and it showed why in Friday's loss against the Yankees.
Free-agent third baseman Eric Chavez and utility infielder Ronnie Belliard have signed minor league deals with the New York Yankees, according to sources.
Ben Sheets gives the Athletics exactly what they need, on and off the mound: a top-of-the-rotation starter and a mentor for their budding young pitchers.
What kind of package can a star pitcher bring in return? As history reminds us, not all blockbusters are created equal.
Last season Cliff Lee was demoted, Scott Olsen was arrested and Milton Bradley tore his ACL. But now they're among the top comeback stories of 2008.
The youthful A's hope future Hall of Famer Mike Piazza eventually will be as sharp with his bat as he's been so far with his wit. Jerry Crasnick
Three years ago, the Tigers were a total laughingstock. Now they're basking in the glow of their first World Series in 22 years.
Getting production from several different spots in the lineup, the Tigers cruised past the A's in their Game 2 victory.
The A's need to get back to playing fundamentally sound baseball, or it's going be a short ALCS.
The heart of Oakland's infield -- Crosby and Ellis -- beats the loudest and most profoundly up the middle, writes Jerry Crasnick.