- Mets acquire reliever Tyler Clippard from Athletics Updated: Jul-27-15 10:38 pm
NEW YORK - The active New York Mets acquired first-rate reliever Tyler Clippard from Oakland for a minor league pitcher Monday, completing their second trade in four days and sending another signal they're serious about contending this year.
- Hudson beats his former A's, now has W against all 30 teams Updated: Jul-26-15 8:27 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Tim Hudson knows almost nobody around the ever-changing Oakland Athletics anymore. That didn't make defeating his former team for the first time any less sweet.
- California's Delta saltier from San Francisco Bay water Updated: Jul-25-15 7:01 pm
STOCKTON, California - State officials say they are struggling to keep portions of the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta fresh as saltier water from the San Francisco Bay pushes inland during another summer of drought.
- Josh Reddick hits grand slam, Athletics slug past Twins 14-1 Updated: Jul-19-15 8:17 pm
OAKLAND, California - Jake Smolinski has made a big impression with his bat in less than 24 hours of his first home games for Oakland.
- Family of slain bank heist hostage settles with bank Updated: Jul-15-15 12:30 am
STOCKTON, California - An attorney representing relatives of a bank robbery hostage who was shot and killed in Stockton says the family has agreed to an undisclosed financial settlement with Bank of the West.
- Ballot measure threatens California water tunnels plan Updated: Jul-12-15 5:13 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Signature gatherers paid by a wealthy Stockton-area farmer and food processor have started circulating an initiative to force large public works projects to go before voters for approval, and the measure is expected to qualify for the November 2016 ballot.