Barry Zito Newswire

Barry Zito Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Barry Zito.

Results 1 - 20 of 62 in Barry Zito

  1. Hundley confident about playing at AT&TRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | San Francisco Giants

    ... San Francisco. San Diego won the first two games, defeating Matt Cain in Friday night's opener and besting Barry Zito on Saturday. Then Sanchez blanked the Padres for five innings, as well as tripling and scoring the game's first run on Sunday. San ...

    Comment?

  2. Las Vegas' Ken Korach embarks on 22nd season in A's broadcast boothRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... getting started. Matt Williams? The former UNLV stud logged 17 seasons with the Giants, Indians and Diamondbacks. Barry Zito? Though not normally linked with Las Vegas, the former A's stalwart was born here. Zito displayed major league craftiness - ...

    Comment?

  3. The $100M baseball star now just trying to make it in music 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | New York Post

    Former Cy Young Award winner Barry Zito isn't dropping his devastating curveball anymore. He keeps himself busy these days with a guitar - and a pretty good singing voice that's getting him recognized with music industry movers and shakers.

    Comment?

  4. Barry Zito achieves unique feat for a Cy Young winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | CBS Sports

    Barry Zito is a multi-talented man. The former first-round pick for the Athletics made it to the majors the year after he was selected.

    Comment?

  5. Barry Zito first Cy Young winner on Billboard chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Barry Zito joined an exclusive club of just one this week by becoming the first Cy Young winner to make the Billboard charts. His debut album, No Secrets EP, sold 1,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen Music.

    Comment?

  6. Ex-MLB Pitcher Barry Zito Gets a Hit on Billboard Charts With 'No Secrets' EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Billboard

    The former Cy Young winner and World Series champ retired from baseball in 2015 and began a second career as a singer-songwriter in Nashville. Less than two years after retiring from baseball, Barry Zito adds another accomplishment to his repertoire: appearing on a Billboard chart .

    Comment?

  7. Graveman, Bassitt not surprised to see Barry Zito hit music chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    Barry Zito is back in the news in a new form, the one-time A's and Giants pitcher landing on the Billboard music charts. Zito had always been musical, but he didn't get serious about it until 2015, when he pitched for the A's Triple-A team in Nashville and took advantage of that city's booming music scene to both write songs and learn from the masters.

    Comment?

  8. Cy Young winner Zito makes Billboard chartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Yahoo Sports

    Barry Zito's post-baseball career is going pretty well. The former pitcher for the Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants released an EP of country songs in January, and played a sold-out show the night before its release.

    Comment?

  9. Sports Illustrated gave the Giants' offseason a C+Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... center field after valiantly trying to sign Carlos Lee and Alfonso Soriano, and decided to spend their money on Barry Zito when they were rebuffed on everyone. I mean, woof. The only thing not ending this with a 50-point "C" in bold font is Jae-gyun ...

    Comment?

  10. Streaking: The best, longest runs in MLB historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Major League Baseball

    ... streak in baseball in almost 15 years -- the A's, with MVP Miguel Tejada and the dominant trio of Cy Young winner Barry Zito, Tim Hudson and Mark Mulder, won 20 consecutive games late in 2002. Oakland's streak set the American League record, and ...

    Comment?

  11. Ex-San Francisco Giants player Barry Zito ventures into country musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Fox News

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito pitches to the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Toronto, May 14, 2013. Former MLB Player Barry Zito is out to prove his talents span more than just the baseball diamond.

    Comment?

  12. Barry Zito releases debut album a No Secrets EPaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | San Jose Mercury News

    Fifteen years after being a guitar-playing pitcher with the A's, Barry Zito is now a former pitcher-turned-guitar player. "They're definitely personal songs," Zito told Ann Killion of the San Francisco Chronicle .

    Comment?

  13. Barry Zito shares Tim Flannery backstory to 2012 NLCS Rbi buntRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    It may be one of Barry Zito's most memorable plays at the plate, and one he said he'll never forget. With two out in the 4th inning of Game 5 of the 2012 NLCS, Zito saw David Freese playing back at 3rd base and decided to lay a bunt down the 3rd base line.

    Comment?

  14. MLB Opening Day Countdown: #75Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Call to the Pen

    ... of the A's winning ways sounds familiar, it's because not much has changed-which brings us back to the number 75. Barry Zito , who along with Tim Hudson and Mark Mulder helped return the A's to relevance at the beginning of a new millennium, is the ...

    Comment?

  15. Bay Area athletes and teams honor Martin Luther King Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Giants pitcher Barry Zito, former Raiders safety Rod Woodson and Raiders legend Charles Woodson also did so. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.

    Comment?

  16. San Francisco Giants: You Got a Closer, What Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Call to the Pen

    ... in 45 plate appearances. Not to mention, he shared the spotlight in Tim Hudson's showdown with former teammate Barry Zito . He stole the show with an unforgettable three-homer, seven-RBI performance in Oakland. Despite a quiet sophomore season, ...

    Comment?

  17. Barry Zito's latest pitch is a song, `Secret of Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    After walking off a baseball field for the last time in 2015, former A's pitcher Barry Zito is carving out a new life as a singer/songwriter. The last time we crossed paths with Barry Zito, he was going mano-a-mano against longtime pal Tim Hudson in the next-to-last game of the 2015 baseball season, Zito going for the A's against Hudson for the Giants before both men stepped into retirement.

    Comment?

  18. Barry Zito sings and plays guitar in new single off upcoming albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    In addition to playing professional baseball for 15 seasons with the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's, retired pitcher Barry Zito has always had a passion for music. The son of two musicians, Zito has been playing the guitar and singing for most of his life, and is reportedly soon scheduled to release his first full-length album.

    Comment?

  19. Rajai Davis's 5 best Giants gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... caught stealings and stalled rallies and rallies that scored runs but not enough runs, but in the end, there was Barry Zito, pitching like someone who would never justify his contract. World Series hero Rajai Davis. World Series hero Barry Zito. ...

    Comment?

  20. Why Cubs insist Jason Heyward isn't part of MLB's offseason of regret :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | New York Post

    Barry Zito, who at the time he signed his seven-year, $126 million deal was the highest-paid pitcher ever, was left off the Giants' 2010 postseason roster. Alex Rodriguez, at the time the highest-paid player ever, was benched by Joe Girardi at points during the 2012 postseason.

    Comment?