OAKLAND –- Originally pegged as a platoon player who would hit against lefties, Mark Canha is carving out more playing time for himself early on.
SAN DIEGO -- The key words for the Giants on Friday: "Making improvement."
After splitting a four-game set with the Rangers, the A's welcome the 1-2 Mariners to town for a three-game series.
After Thursday's contentious tilt, the Giants and Padres are back at it Friday night in Game 2 of their four-game series in San Diego.
OAKLAND -– An April series against Seattle hasn’t always registered big on the A’s news-making scale.