OAKLAND -– A’s general manager Billy Beane stands firm behind his decision to trade the collection of All-Stars who have left Oakland over the past year or so.
OAKLAND -– Bob Melvin’s two-year contract extension as the A’s manager was a reward for all he’s accomplished in the past, and a vote of confidence about his leadership looking to the future.
PHOENIX -- You can add Buster Posey to the list of star Giants who needed a day off.
Programming note: Giants-D’backs coverage starts tonight at 6pm with Giants Pregame Live on CSN Bay Area..
The A's look to complete a sweep of the Astros on Wednesday at O.co.
Manager Bob Melvin has issued his lineup card for the series finale.