That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: Giants no longer after former Dodger Yaseil Puig; At Giants Fan Fest Pence says he loves being back

San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence is welcomed back by his teammates Alex Dickerson and Buster Posey at Giants Fan Fest on Saturday at Oracle Park in San Francisco (sfchronicle.com photo) On That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: #1 The San Francisco Giants were one of the teams that were expressing interest in acquiring former LosContinue reading “That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: Giants no longer after former Dodger Yaseil Puig; At Giants Fan Fest Pence says he loves being back”

2020 Caribbean Series: Puerto Rico takes advantage of home field with win over Colombia 3-2

February 5, 2020 By Lewis Rubman Colombia (0-4)            2    5    3 Puerto Rico (2-2)            3    10    0 HATO REY, PUERTO RICO–Last night’s contest between Colombia’s champions, the Montería Vaqueros (which is the Spanish word from which our “buckeroos” is derived) and the host Santurce Cangrejeros, or Crabbers, had loads of theContinue reading “2020 Caribbean Series: Puerto Rico takes advantage of home field with win over Colombia 3-2”

2020 Caribbean Series Puerto Rico: Quiala gets quality start in seven innings for Mexico in 6-1 win

February 3, 2020 By Lewis Rubman Panama (1-2) 1 4 2 Mexico (2-1) 6 11 1 HATO REY, PUERTO RICO–After losing its Caribbean Series opener to Venezuela to the Dominican Republic on Saturday afternoon, Mexico, represented by the Tomateros (Tomato Growers) of Culiacán, bounced back by defeating Puerto Rico yesterday afternoon and trouncing Panama’s entry,Continue reading “2020 Caribbean Series Puerto Rico: Quiala gets quality start in seven innings for Mexico in 6-1 win”

That’s Amaury News and Commentary: 2020 Caribbean Series Cuba Out,Colombia In

photo from septimaentrada.com: Logo for 2020 Caribbean Series in Puerto Rico 2020 Caribbean Series: Cuba Out,Colombia In That’s Amaury News and Commentary Amaury Pi-González Because of visa problems the Cuban National Baseball Champions will not be able to travel to Puerto Rico next month to participate in the 2020 Caribbean Series.As confirmed by the CPBCContinue reading “That’s Amaury News and Commentary: 2020 Caribbean Series Cuba Out,Colombia In”

That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: A’s 30 years World Series reunion at Fremont

bostonglobe.com file photo: Former Oakland A’s pitcher, native of Fremont, and Boston Red Sox broadcaster Dennis Eckersley appeared at the 1989 World Series reunion in Fremont A’s 30 Years World Series Reunion at Fremont That’s Amaury News and Commentary By Amaury Pi-González FREMONT CA–At an upscale restaurant in Fremont, Athletics front office workers,executives,some ex-players andContinue reading “That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: A’s 30 years World Series reunion at Fremont”

That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: Oakland A’s after 2019

photo from bleacherreport.com: Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin says a game could go right down to a home run or a strikeout. By Amaury Pi-Gonzalez There are basically four ways of building a championship team: 1. Farms system 2. Free Agent signings 3. MLB Draft 4. Trade of players Of course not one is alwaysContinue reading “That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: Oakland A’s after 2019”

Oakland A’s podcast with Jerry Feitelberg: Diaz home run disaster strikes twice, Oakland lawsuit could force A’s to leave Oakland

tampabaytimes.com file photo: Tampa Bay Rays designated hitter Tommy Pham (29), right, is congratulate by Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Willy Adames (1), center, and Tampa Bay Rays first baseman Yandy Diaz (2), left, after Pham hit a solo homer in the fifth inning against the Oakland Athletics in the American League Wild Card game Wednesday,Continue reading “Oakland A’s podcast with Jerry Feitelberg: Diaz home run disaster strikes twice, Oakland lawsuit could force A’s to leave Oakland”

How it ended: A’s season ends with a thud fall to the Rays 5-1

sfgate.com photo: After surrendering three home runs Oakland A’s starter Sean Manaea heads for the A’s dugout as the Tampa Bay Rays win the AL Wild Card game at the Oakland Coliseum on Wednesday night 5-1 By Jerry Feitelberg OAKLAND- The Tampa Bay Rays won the Wild Card game and advanced to the ALDS againstContinue reading “How it ended: A’s season ends with a thud fall to the Rays 5-1”

Headline Sports podcast with London Marq: This one’s for all the marbles, Rays-A’s, expect a good pitching match

yahoo.sports.com file photo: Oakland left handed pitcher Sean Manaea will start for the A’s in Wednesday’s AL wildcard game against the Tampa Bay Rays. On Headline Sports podcast with London: #1 The American League Wild Card game between Tampa Bay and Oakland is a one and done series. London tells us what’s on the lineContinue reading “Headline Sports podcast with London Marq: This one’s for all the marbles, Rays-A’s, expect a good pitching match”

Oakland A’s podcast with Charlie O: Should A’s manager Bob Melvin be worried about wild card game?

Photo credit: bleacherreport.com On the Oakland A’s podcast with Charlie O: #1 How much worry, how much concern should A’s manager Bob Melvin take into a game like the wild card on Wednesday afternoon at the Coliseum? #2 How big, how huge was Marcus Semien at the shortstop position for Oakland this season and asContinue reading “Oakland A’s podcast with Charlie O: Should A’s manager Bob Melvin be worried about wild card game?”