The Athletics' homer-heavy offense can both excite and frustrate, and it showed why in Friday's loss against the Yankees.
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
The Toronto Blue Jays are reportedly closing in on a deal with free agent DH Frank Thomas that could be worth between $28 and $30 million,
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.
Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.
The heart of Oakland's infield -- Crosby and Ellis -- beats the loudest and most profoundly up the middle, writes Jerry Crasnick.
Leading with the defending champion White Sox, Jerry Crasnick picks the six division favorites as spring training gets underway.