"Los Angeles Angels (1-4, fifth in the AL West) vs. Seattle Mariners (6-1, first in the AL West)Cahill struck out 10 in six innings, Davis and Matt Chapman both homered for the second consecutive game and the A's beat the Detroit Tigers 6-0 on Sunday to complete a season sweep.MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver didn't have time for any warmup swings, summoned as an injury replacement for Minnesota in the fourth inning.Byron Buxton and Jason Castro each hit two-run homers, just the cushion...That's been story of the hottest team in baseball. "MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Right-hander Trevor Cahill and the Oakland Athletics have finalized a $1.5 million, one-year contract.New York Yankees (14-10, second in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (9-16, fifth in the AL West)Stephen Piscotty homered and Oakland rallied from an early three-run deficit to beat the Texas Rangers 7-3, the Athletics' fourth straight win and sixth in seven games.OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — While the Oakland Athletics continue their long quest for a new stadium, Trevor Cahill and Khris Davis couldn't be more comfortable in the team's current home.OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — With a dominant 15-man bullpen, the Oakland Athletics don't need much from their starters these days.PITCHING PROBABLES: Astros: Wade Miley (1-2, 3.24 ERA,...ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Marathon games in Southern California are starting to become routine for the Boston Red Sox. The weirdness was seen right away during Opening Day when the Giants faced the Dodgers in Los Angeles, too. The Giants got through those three weeks in large part because of Correa, a 31-year-old who was plucked from the minor leagues by Gabe Kapler to be the youngest bench coach in the majors.
It's a job he has no experience with, but it's one Kapler felt he was perfectly suited for. The 30-year-old righty is the Indians' franchise leader with 149 saves.Los Angeles Angels (24-28, fourth in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (28-25, second in the AL West)CHICAGO (AP) — Snow and rain led to the postponement of Sunday's finale of a three-game series between the Los Angeles Angels and Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.A five-run first inning a few minutes later was all the right-hander needed to calm down.OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics were an average team two months ago, a dozen games behind the Houston Astros and closer to the bottom of the AL West than the top.Milwaukee Brewers (8-2, first in the NL Central) vs. Los Angeles Angels (4-6, fifth in the NL West)OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Trevor Cahill pitched one-hit ball for seven shutout innings and the Oakland Athletics, far behind in the AL West standings earlier this summer, tied Houston for the division lead by beating the Astros 7-1 Saturday.PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Trevor Cahill (0-1, 6.00 ERA)...The A's jumped on CC Sabathia early and pulled within 3 1/2 games of New York for the first wild card.
"The Giants are doing a lot right, and they're much better positioned for the future than they were last Opening Day. "You might see me standing at a position with a glove on, covering a base or taking groundballs. For the first four games in Los Angeles and last night's home opener, every time the camera panned over to Kapler, Correa was standing just a few feet away, mask on, notes in hand, ready to help make the next decision.Outfielder Mookie Betts and the Los Angeles Dodgers are in agreement on a 12-year, $365 million contract extension, sources familiar with the deal tell ESPN.
Correa had built a small following with instructional videos he posted on social media, and when Kapler became a manager, he interviewed Correa in Philadelphia in 2019 before ultimately going with a more experienced candidate.They're traveling to Los Angeles Wednesday, and Thursday night they'll step on the field against a team that's in a different weight class. Trevor Cahill was a pleasant surprise for the A's in 2018, but they'll now have to face him instead of play defense for him in 2019. Correa fell into the last category.