After just three preseason football games in his career, Jarryd Hayne has already shown enough skill and promise to earn Jim Tomsula's trust...
The A's aren't in a rush to throw Sean Doolittle back into the closer's role, and fortunately Drew Pomeranz has allowed them to have that flexibility.
While rehabbing his injuries in Arizona, Giants starter Tim Lincecum reportedly suffered a setback, hurting his chances of a return this season.
Plenty of questions surround Joe Thornton heading into the 2015-16 season: can he repeat his 2014-15 productive? Will he regain his captaincy? Would he be open to a trade?
In the series finale in Arizona Sunday, Jesse Chavez will throw to Josh Phegley, while Brett Lawrie was scratched from the original lineup.
After missing Saturday's game with a sore left elbow, Buster Posey is back in the lineup Sunday for the finale against the Cardinals.
In the finale game in the desert between the A's and Diamondbacks, Jesse Chavez will face recent call-up Allen Webster.
In the series finale between the Giants and Cardinals, Chris Heston opposes Jaime Garcia.