By Jack Thompson/Associated Press MESA, Ariz. (AP) – Shohei Ohtani had no issues with his pitches or the new clock in his first spring training outing this year, his only one for […]
Baseball’s plan for faster play
By David Brandt/AP Sports Writer SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Spring training games might be a little ugly this year, particularly during the first few weeks. For Major League Baseball, that’s a feature, […]
Where will Shohei be in 2024?
By Greg Beacham/AP Sports Writer ANAHEIM (AP) – Although Shohei Ohtani’s long-term future with the Los Angeles Angels is decidedly uncertain as he heads into the final season under contract, the two-way […]
Fernando’s number retired
LOS ANGELES (AP)– The Los Angeles Dodgers will retire the No. 34 jersey of pitcher Fernando Valenzuela during a three-day celebration this summer. Valenzuela was part of two World Series champion teams, […]
Are Las Vegas A’s a good bet?
By Mark Anderson/AP Sports Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) – The Oakland Athletics have spent years trying to get a new stadium while watching Bay Area neighbors such as the Giants, Warriors, 49ers […]
Moreno: Angels not for sale
By Greg Beacham/AP Writer ANAHEIM (AP) — Los Angeles Angels owner Arte Moreno has decided not to sell the team. Moreno took his franchise off the market Monday after announcing his plan […]
Shohei Ohtani is keeping track
By Joe Reedy/AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) – Even though Shohei Ohtani is back in Japan for the offseason, he has been in frequent contact with Los Angeles Angels general manager […]
A’s eying move to Las Vegas?
By Ronald Blum/AP Baseball Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) –Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks the Oakland Athletics made a good decision to explore a possible new ballpark in Las Vegas, expressing frustration their stadium […]
MLB playoffs: too big, too small?
By Ronald Blum/AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) – Major League Baseball views expanded playoffs as the more the merrier. Not for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves, New York Mets and […]
For LA, a field of nightmares
By Bernie Wilson/AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) – Baseball fans in San Diego have been waiting a long time to party like this and the Padres were more than happy to […]