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Report: Mets, A’s Have Discussed Ben Zobrist Trade

They clearly need a bat, and while Justin Upton and Carlos Gomez are reportedly on New York’s radar, Ben Zobrist appears to be a more realistic option for the Amazin’s.

07/22/2015

A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Scary Scene At Fenway: Woman In Serious Condition After Being Hit By Broken Bat

A fan whose head was bloodied by a broken bat that flew into the stands at Fenway Park is in serious condition, her family said in a statement released Saturday by a Boston hospital.

06/06/2015

Stephen Vogt of the Oakland Athletics hits a two-run double in the third inning against the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California, on May 29, 2015.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bad Yankees Are Back, Lose Again To Athletics

Sonny Gray pitched eight innings for his sixth win of the season, Stephen Vogt drove in two runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 6-2 on Friday night.

05/30/2015

CC Sabathia is pulled from the game by Yankees manager Joe Girardi in the seventh inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on May 28, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Sabathia Can’t Hold Lead, Drops To 2-7 On Season

CC Sabathia allowed two homers to squander a 3-0 lead and the Yankees had their three-game winning streak snapped by the A’s in the opener of a seven-game West Coast trip.

05/29/2015

Brad Halsey pitches against the Boston Red Sox on July 1, 2004 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Agent: Former Yankees Pitcher Brad Halsey Dead At 33

Halsey debuted on June 19, 2004. Twelve days later, he got the start for the game made famous by Derek Jeter’s dive into the stands against Boston.

11/05/2014

Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals scores on a wild pitch in the eighth inning during their American League Wild Card game against the Oakland Athletics at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals Beat A’s 9-8 In 12 In AL Wild-Card Thriller

Back in the playoffs after 29 years, the Kansas City Royals ran wild and outlasted Oakland in a thrilling opener to baseball’s postseason.

10/01/2014

Royals' James Shields  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images), A's Jon Lester  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

MLB Playoffs Begin Tuesday With Marquee Matchup In Kansas City

All that matters now is what happens at Kauffman Stadium, between two starting pitchers — Royals ace James Shields and the A’s Jon Lester — who were brought to their teams for this moment.

09/30/2014

Jon Lester (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Sox Blow Up Rotation, Send Lester To A’s And Lackey To Cardinals

Deadline day started with a bang and then an aftershock. The Boston Red Sox are without question going to look totally different in 2015.

07/31/2014

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5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Back-To-Back HR Derby Champ Yoenis Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes is the name on every sports announcer’s lips but what do you really know about this Cuban powerhouse center fielder with an amazing arm? Here are a few facts.

07/15/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Plays in Baseball History

Check out our list of the 5 dirtiest plays in baseball history.

06/27/2014

Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets celebrates with David Wright #5 after hitting a three-run home run in the third inning against the Oakland Athletics at Citi Field on June 24, 2014.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Chris Young, Mets Rough Up Kazmir, Athletics 10-1

Slumping outfielder Chris Young homered twice, Travis d’Arnaud hit a three-run shot in his return from a demotion and the towel-waving New York Mets roughed up Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics 10-1 on Tuesday night.

06/25/2014

Travis d'Arnaud (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Red-Hot Travis D’Arnaud Expected To Rejoin Mets On Tuesday

Mets manager Terry Collins hopes catcher Travis d’Arnaud can bring his hot bat with him when he’s called up from Triple-A Las Vegas.

06/24/2014

Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics rounds the bases after hitting a three run home run off of Vidal Nuno #57 of the New York Yankees during the second inning at O.co Coliseum on June 15, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Hit Early 3-Run Homers, Rout Yankees 10-5

Derek Norris and Coco Crisp hit early three-run homers to back a strong start by Jesse Chavez, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 10-5 on Sunday.

06/16/2014

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3 Things Yoenis Cespedes Was Compared To On Twitter

After Tuesday’s 300-plus foot throw to home by the Athletics’ left fielder went viral, fans took to twitter to express who and what Yoenis Cespedes really is. Here are some of the comparisons.

06/12/2014

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Who Is Yoenis Cespedes? 5 Facts You Didn’t Know About The A’s Outfielder

Yoenis Cespedes is the name on every sports announcer’s lips but what do you really know about this Cuban powerhouse center fielder with an amazing arm? Here are a few facts.

06/12/2014

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