June 23, 2019

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Sonoma Raceway: Truex keeps ahead of Busch for his fourth checkered flag

photo from mercurynews.com: Martin Truex Jr celebrates winning the Toyota/SaveMart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday By Tom Zulewski SONOMA–As the laps wound down at the Toyota/SaveMart 350 on Sunday, Martin Truex Jr. didn’t have too much to worry about — until he found a mirror full of Kyle Busch, who was closing in fast. […]

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June 23, 2019

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Locastro’s RBI single in 10th for Snakes sinks Giants 3-2

sfgate.com: Arizona Diamondbacks’ Tim Locastro hits an RBI single against the San Francisco Giants in the third inning during a baseball game, Sunday, June 23, 2019, in Phoenix By Daniel Dullum Sports Radio Service Sunday, June 23, 2019 PHOENIX — After losing six games in a row, the Arizona Diamondbacks were ready to celebrate something. […]

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June 23, 2019

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MLB podcast with Daniel Dullum: Dickerson inspiring Giants with a hot bat; Twins have not lost 3 straight this season; plus more

San Francisco Giants’ Alex Dickerson follow through on a two-run double against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 22, 2019, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) On the MLB podcast with Daniel Dullum: 1 A’s pitcher Frankie Montas gets 80-game suspension from MLB for PED policy violation 2 […]

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June 22, 2019

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Aces beat Cambage’s former team, 86-68

Photo credit: Sports Radio Service/Shawn McCullough By Shawn McCullough Liz Cambage had June, 22, 2019 circled in red on her calendar for over a month now. Cambage helped the Aces beat her former team, the Dallas Wings, 86-68 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. After the Aces acquired Cambage in May, she spoke openly about […]

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June 22, 2019

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Dickerson continues hitting spree, Giants edge Snakes 7-4

By Daniel Dullum Sports Radio Service Saturday, June 22, 2019 PHOENIX — For the second night in a row, the kids are getting it done for the San Francisco Giants. Outfielder Alex Dickerson picked up where he left off on Friday, and Mike Yastrzemski homered in the ninth, leading the Giants to their second win […]

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June 22, 2019

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A’s enjoy Saturday at the park downing the Rays 4-2

by Charlie O. Mallonee Oakland — The Athletics jumped back into the win column on Saturday as they beat the  Tampa Bay/Montreal Rays 4-2. The win upped the A’s record to 41-37 on the season and makes them 6-3 for the homestand. The loss drops the Rays to 44-33 for the year. Mike Fiers made the […]

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June 22, 2019

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MLB podcast with Matt Harrington: Was Montas success related to PED use?; Could MLB’s high number of HRs have something to do with substance abuse?

nytimes.com photo: Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred talked about the Tampa Bay Rays splitting time between playing in Tampa Bay and Montreal On the MLB podcast with Matt: #1 Oakland A’s pitcher Frankie Montas (9-2 ERA 2.70) has had an outstanding season, he had everything working for him and that was just the thing […]

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June 21, 2019

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Dickerson makes smashing Giants debut in 11-5 rout of Diamondbacks

Photo credit: @NBCSGiants By Daniel Dullum Sports Radio Service Friday, June 21, 2019 PHOENIX — Just up from Triple-A Sacramento, outfielder Alex Dickerson had little sleep, but wasted little time making an impact on the San Francisco Giants lineup. In his first game as a Giant, Dickerson cranked a grand slam and a bases-loaded triple, […]

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June 21, 2019

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Rays defeat the A’s 5-3

Photo credit: @Athletics By Lewis Rubman Tampa Bay: 5 | 10 | 2 | 6 LOB Oakland: 3 | 10 | 1 | 7 LOB OAKLAND — After the shock of Frankie Montas’s suspension, the A’s had the arduous task of dealing with the Tampa Bay Rays, a difficult opponent in spite of their recent […]

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June 21, 2019

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Montas suspended for 80 games

Photo credit: @NBCSAthletics By: Lewis Rubman OAKLAND — If last night’s walk off A’s win against the Rays was gut wrenching, what MLB announced at 2:02 this afternoon was a kick in the gut. Frankie Montás, the most effective and consistent of the A’s pitchers, has been suspended for 80 games, effective immediately, because the […]

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