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Christian Arroyo debuts in Giants’ win over Dodgers

The baseball ricocheted off Matt Cain toward Christian Arroyo, the Giants’ hot prospect who nicely barehanded it and threw out Yasmani Grandal at first base. Cain was pulled because of right hamstring tightness just [Read entire story]

Drew Stubbs joins Giants, Marrero let go, Hill to DL

Oh, and the Giants called up Drew Stubbs, too. On a day in which Madison Bumgarner spoke publicly for the first time since his dirt bike accident and Christian Arroyo made his major-league debut, the Giants made an [Read entire story]

Giants call up Christian Arroyo, Drew Stubbs

The Giants have called up top prospect Christian Arroyo and outfielder Drew Stubbs. The team said Arroyo would get the start at third base for Monday night’s game at AT&T Park against the Dodgers. [Read entire story]

Streaks by Triggs, A’s end in lopsided loss

Sunday’s 11-1 pounding by the Seattle Mariners, which halted the A’s win streak at five and wiped out Andrew Triggs’ ERA of 0.00, didn’t ruin the sense of accomplishment to date and the positive outlook going [Read entire story]

A’s hope Kendall Graveman will miss only 1 start

With Kendall Graveman joining Sonny Gray on the disabled list, two of Oakland’s starting pitchers are sidelined. Graveman was placed on the 10-day DL with a shoulder strain Monday, and the A’s hope he’ll return [Read entire story]

Marcus Semien faces wrist surgery; A’s lose

How could they possibly repeat 2016 when they used the disabled list a team-record 27 times? Before the A’s stumbled to a 7-0 loss to the Rangers at the Coliseum on Monday night, the word from sickbay was that [Read entire story]

A’s Marcus Semien shelved with wrist injury

A’s shortstop Marcus Semien missed Saturday’s game with a bone contusion in his right wrist and will have a CT scan Monday to determine the extent of the injury. Semien said the wrist issue began at the end of [Read entire story]

Sean Manaea’s bid for no-hitter disintegrates into A’s loss

Sean Manaea walked to the mound in the sixth inning in pursuit of a no-hitter and suddenly lost control of his pitches. Manaea threw five hitless innings but walked the first three batters in the sixth on 15 pitches, [Read entire story]

Emotional night for Giants: Crawford, Marrero hit homers

Brandon Crawford hit the ball over the left-field wall and ran the bases quicker than usual. The Giants beat the Rockies 8-2 at AT&T Park on an emotional Friday night for Crawford, the shortstop who has been grieving [Read entire story]

Buster Posey’s return: Tuesday’s realistic

Buster Posey’s return: The Giants are open to activating Buster Posey on Tuesday in Kansas City, when he’s eligible to come off the concussion disabled list, but manager Bruce Bochy said it’ll happen only if the [Read entire story]

Without Buster Posey, Giants fall to Diamondbacks 4-3

[...] notice, it’s over. Posey went on the seven-day concussion disabled list. Samardzija said he wanted to pitch inside after Goldschmidt homered off him Thursday in Arizona but said nothing when asked if the pitch [Read entire story]

Buster Posey’s replacement: Tim Federowicz

Buster Posey’s replacement: When Tim Federowicz signed a minor-league contract with the Giants in December, he included an opt-out clause in case he didn’t make the big-league roster out of spring training. [...] a [Read entire story]

Giants’ Buster Posey on DL: ‘There’s been some lingering stuff’

A day after he was beaned by a 94 mph fastball, Posey was diagnosed with concussion symptoms and placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list. Giants general manager Bobby Evans said Posey, who was able to drive [Read entire story]

Healy, Triggs lead A’s past Angels

Ryon Healy hit another home run Thursday and is hinting of becoming one of baseball’s premier young power hitters. Healy hit two home runs in the A’s season-opening series to help them split the four [Read entire story]

Strong start for Andrew Triggs in A’s win

Triggs then surrendered consecutive singles and got pulled after 91 pitches. Liam Hendriks got out of the inning and threw another. “It would’ve been great to finish off the sixth after getting the first two outs [Read entire story]

A’s lose 5-0, Jharel Cotton baffles Mike Trout

Cotton’s first start of the season was the worst in his short career, but he could look back on the A’s 5-0 loss to the Angels and fondly recall how he handled baseball’s best player. Once in the first inning, [Read entire story]

John Axford goes on DL with shoulder strain

A’s reliever John Axford was placed on the disabled list Wednesday for the first time in his career. The eight-year veteran was diagnosed with a strained shoulder after he felt tightness tossing a curve in the bullpen [Read entire story]

Giants’ Joe Panik on hitting 8th: ‘a little different’

In the Giants’ 2017 Opening Day lineup, their second baseman hit eighth. Panik received some insight from Brandon Crawford, who has considerable experience hitting eighth, especially early in his career. With the [Read entire story]

Giants make stunning move, keep one lefty reliever

The Giants will open the season with just one left-handed reliever, an uncommon practice in the Bruce Bochy era that has included long runs by Jeremy Affeldt and Javier Lopez. Despite a dominating spring training by [Read entire story]

A’s continue to stress versatility, especially with Ryon Healy

The A’s had a hitters-only meeting Friday, and manager Bob Melvin gave his annual message about versatility. Among the everyday guys, Ryon Healy will be moved around the most, as a first baseman, third baseman and [Read entire story]