Posts Tagged California

Hammel loses second straight as O’s beat A’s, 8-4

Oakland Athletics' Jason Hammel walks back to the mound in the third inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jason Hammel planned to go home, get a good night’s rest and return to the ballpark ready to get back at it. He wants to put his latest outing behind him as soon as possible.

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Jones drives in 5 runs, O’s top A’s 8-4

Baltimore Orioles' Adam Jones (10) is congratulated by third base coach Bobby Dickerson, left, after Jones hit a three run home run hit off Oakland Athletics' Jason Hammel in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Adam Jones wasn’t all that impressed with matching his career high for RBIs. The veteran outfielder was more concerned with the runners he and his Baltimore teammates left on base.

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Mets’ bats shut down by Ross, Padres in 6-0 loss

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the New York Mets in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It’s not that New York Mets starter Dillon Gee pitched poorly, he just wasn’t as good as San Diego Padres counterpart Tyson Ross.

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Mariners fall short in 16 innings to Angels

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma, of Japan, walks off the field after the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels on Friday, July 18, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — In a classic battle of the bullpens that lasted through the 16th inning, the Seattle Mariners came up just short against the Los Angeles Angels.

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Angels acquire closer Huston Street from Padres

San Diego Padres closing pitcher Huston Street walks out of the bullpen after the Padres' 5-4 loss to the New York Mets in a baseball game Friday, July 18, 2014, in San Diego. Street did not pitch in the game (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels acquired All-Star closer Huston Street and prospect Trevor Gott from the San Diego Padres for minor leaguers Taylor Lindsey, R.J. Alvarez, Jose Rondon and Elliot Morris in a trade on Friday night.

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