Shohei Ohtani drives in two runs as Angels beat A's

MLB May 30, 2021

Shohei Ohtani drives in two runs as Angels beat A's

Shohei Ohtani drove in a pair of runs and starter Alex Cobb dominated over seven innings Saturday as the Los Angeles Angels blanked the Oakland Athletics 4-0. A day after taking his first loss of the season as a pitcher, two-way star Ohtani returned to ...

Shohei Ohtani scratched from start because of Bay Area traffic

Baseball / MLB May 28, 2021

Shohei Ohtani scratched from start because of Bay Area traffic

Shohei Ohtani batted second as the team's designated hitter and went 0-for-3 with a walk instead of pitching in the Los Angeles Angels' 5-0 loss against the Oakland Athletics on Thursday, after being forced to take public transportation to Oakland Coliseum. Ohtani was not scheduled ...

Mariners' Yusei Kikuchi earns win in another quality start

MLB May 25, 2021

Mariners' Yusei Kikuchi earns win in another quality start

Yusei Kikuchi got his first win in nearly a month and his second of the season Monday as the Seattle Mariners ended a six-game losing streak by beating the Oakland Athletics 4-2. Kikuchi (2-3) — who had not won a game since April 29 — ...

Shohei Ohtani goes hitless one day after horror pitching debut

MLB Jul 28, 2020

Shohei Ohtani goes hitless one day after horror pitching debut

Shohei Ohtani went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts as designated hitter on Monday as the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-0 to win three out of four and take the teams' season-opening series. A day after he was chased after 30 pitches in his ...

Former Hanshin pitcher Matt Keough dies at 64

Japanese Baseball May 3, 2020

Former Hanshin pitcher Matt Keough dies at 64

Matt Keough, who won 45 games for the Central League's Hanshin Tigers from 1987-89 and whose father also played professionally in Japan, has died at the age of 64, MLB's Oakland Athletics said Saturday. Keough, a special assistant with Oakland, was a member of the ...