Minor League Coach Banned For Full Year After Intentionally Losing 18-Inning Game

Two weeks ago, the Stockton Ports lost 7-6, in 18 innings, to the Modesto Nuts. It wasn't a typical game for the Athletics' Single-A affiliate. For one, the regular manager was on vacation, leaving former MLB player and current Oakland hitting instructor Todd Steverson in charge. For another, it went 18 innings, and… »7/03/12 1:20pm7/03/12 1:20pm