Rangers defeat Athletics, 4-1

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Jason Hammel portion of the A's July 4 blockbuster trade with the Chicago Cubs has yet to produce any wins for Oakland.

Hammel fell to 0-3 in three starts with Oakland in taking a 4-1 loss to the Texas Rangers on Friday in...

Cooperstown or Canton for Frank Thomas?

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- If Frank Thomas had chosen football over baseball, would the Big Hurt have been successful in the NFL?

"If he had stuck with football, he'd be going in the Hall of Fame as a football player," former Auburn coach Pat Dye told ...

Wood struggles as Padres defeat Braves, 5-2

Alex Wood got hit -- early and often.

The Braves left-hander allowed a career-high 12 hits in his five innings as the Padres recorded a 5-2 victory Friday night at Turner Field.

The Padres had a leadoff hit in each of those first five innings. ...