After a down year in 2011 — which was split between Cincinnati and Washington — Gomes bounced back to hit 18 home runs and drive in 47 runs in 279 at-bats, along with his best-ever .377 on-base percentage for the A’s.
Regardless of where you stand on the new MLB playoff schedule, one thing is for sure: The new format could hurt the teams with the best records, both on the field and in the pocket
WFAN co-host Evan Roberts provides his weekly Major League Baseball Power Rankings.
Russell Martin led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a homer off Sean Doolittle, and the AL East-leading New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Friday night for their sixth straight win.
The Mets have no money, but do they have no future?
A second-place team at No. 1? That’s right — the Atlanta Braves are hot, hot, hot.
The MLB playoff race is heating up! Find out which teams are in it for real in Evan’s weekly rankings.
Consider MLB on notice; there’s a new sheriff in town. Cincinnati gets the top spot in Evan’s weekly rankings, while the Yankees continue to slip and slide downward.
Former Cy Young Award winner Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics was suspended for 50 games on Wednesday after testing positive for testosterone.
Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Panic in the Bronx? Not exactly. But they’re no longer the best team in baseball.
Acquiring Shane Victorino could help cure the Yankees’ over-reliance upon the longball.
Coco Crisp collected the game-winning hit as the Yankees lost in 12 innings to the Oakland A’s. The Athletics completed a four-game sweep over the Yankees.
The Yankees have lost three in a row to the Athletics. They lost 2-1 on Saturday night and are facing the prospect of a four-game sweep on Sunday.
The surprise Oakland A’s have become a dangerous team both in the AL West and in competition with the Yankees.
The blood clot in Dillon Gee’s right shoulder probably proved the end of his season. But it’s not the end of the world.