New Place, Familiar Face for Morrow

PEORIA, Ariz. -- If he makes the San Diego Padres starting rotation, Brandon Morrow and Tyson Ross could not only be the first former Cal teammates to make the same staff, but the first two former Cal pitchers, period.
March 3, 2015

Cubs trim roster, cut Murphy, Kottaras

With a roster deadline looming, the Cubs parted ways with utility infielder Donnie Murphy and catcher George Kottaras.
March 26, 2014

VIDEO: Baker Back in the Swing of Things

San Diego Padres catcher John Baker talks about being part of perhaps the first ever all-Golden Bear battery, his second spring training with the Padres and recovering from Tommy John surgery.
February 26, 2013

Will Shoulder Limit Hanley In 2012?

Shortstop Hanley Ramirez said Monday he will have a better idea of his availability for 2012 once he gets a CT scan later this week. The scan will determine what type of surgery he will have on his ailing left shoulder.
September 6, 2011

Josh Johnson Working Past Final Hurdle

Florida Marlins ace Josh Johnson said he's still not sure if he'll return this season.
August 12, 2011

Oakland A's Spring Q&A: John Baker, C

Coming off of an All-Star season for the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats, catcher John Baker is attending his third Oakland A's major league camp with hopes of making a strong enough impression to get a crack at the big leagues sometime this season. We caught up with the talented back-stop after the first spring training game of the season.
March 1, 2007

Oakland A's Spring Training Battles: Catcher

The weather outside might still be frightful, but spring is just around the corner and that means only one thing: baseball! Every year, we preview the spring training roster battles that will take place during major league camp. While these battles may change based on a late off-season move, most of these scenarios will still hold true. We begin our series with a look at the catchers' battle.
January 4, 2007