Posts Tagged California

Gee loses fifth straight in A’s 6-2 win over Mets

New York Mets' Dillon Gee pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dillon Gee is frustrated, so is manager Terry Collins. And the New York Mets just keep losing.

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Crisp’s 3-run triple helps A’s halt slide

Oakland Athletics' Coco Crisp watches his three-run triple off New York Mets' Dillon Gee in the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Athletics leadoff hitter Coco Crisp tinkered with his swing for a few days and finally got the results he has been looking for.

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Dodgers beat Padres 8-6 to end 3-game skid

Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, scores past San Diego Padres catcher Rene Rivera on Justin Turner's his RBI-double during fourth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner drove in two runs and scored another pair, helping rally the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 8-6 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night that snapped a three-game skid.

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Middleweight champ Golovkin fights Rubio on Oct 18

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gennady Golovkin will defend his WBA middleweight title against Marco Antonio Rubio in Carson, California, on Oct. 18.

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Bud Selig reiterates Athletics need a new ballpark

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig gestures during a news conference prior to a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Bud Selig will likely leave his tenure as baseball commissioner early next year with one unsettled situation that has him “frustrated.”

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