A’s broadcaster Glen Kuiper let go after racial slurs on air

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Athletics broadcaster Glen Kuiper has been fired by NBC Sports California after he used a racial slur on a television broadcast while describing a trip to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Kuiper was suspended by the network following his slur aired during a pregame segment of an A’s game against … Read more

Patrick Bailey hits his first career home run, Ryan Walker makes his debut

SAN FRANCISCO — The two new Giants reached major milestones in a 7-5 win over the Marlins on Sunday afternoon at Oracle Park. Catcher Patrick Bailey threw his first career home run in just his second start, while right-handed reliever Ryan Walker picked up his first win after working a scoreless sixth inning on his … Read more