Dallas Braden will not join the A's on their season-opening trip to Japan.
News of Day: When the Athletics open the 2012 season in Tokyo, it'll be Brandon McCarthy on the mound."I thought it was natural based on what he accomplished last year," A's man
Madison Bumgarner said the Giants havent approached him yet on his contract for this season.
The Warriors signed their top picks in the 2011 NBA Draft to contracts Tuesday, announcing that they had agreed to terms with Klay Thompson and Jeremy Tyler.
Terms were not announced.