2yBob Melvin released the A's lineup for their home opener against the Mariners, and slugger Yoenis Cespedes -- who has hit all over the lineup this spring -- is slated to bat fifth.
2yThe A's expect a sellout crowd Friday when meaningful baseball returns to O.Co Coliseum for the first time in 2012. Oakland looks to get the edge over all-too familiar Seattle, which they face in seven of their first 10 games.
2yThe Coliseum hasn't been packing in the crowds lately, but the fans that do show certainly make an impression on their Oakland A's.
2yImmediately following our coverage of the A's home opener against the Mariners, re-live the A's trip to Japan with The Tokyo Experience.More: TV listings A's video
2yTyson Ross was 2-1 with a 1.80 ERA in five starts with the As this spring.
2yWith the game tied 2-2, the middle of the Giants order combined to push across the game-deciding run in front of 14,634 at the O.Co Coliseum and the Giants beat the A's 3-2 in each team's penultimate exhibition game.
2yBrett Anderson threw a bullpen session before Tuesday's spring game with the Giants, and by the look of it, you'd be hard-pressed to know he had Tommy John surgery last July.
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