A's Press Releases
Saturday, November 22, 2014
A's Select Nunez from Single-A Stockton; Hassan Claimed by Baltimore
The Oakland A's selected infielder Renato Nunez from Single-A Stockton, the club announced today. In addition, outfielder Alex Hassan was claimed off waivers by the Baltimore Orioles.
A's Agree to Terms with Billy Butler on a Three-Year Contract
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with designated hitter/first baseman Billy Butler on a three-year contract through the 2017 season, the club announced today.
A's Claim OF Alex Hassan off waivers from Boston
The Oakland A's claimed outfielder Alex Hassan off waivers from the Boston Red Sox, the club announced today.
A's release statement regarding Alvin Dark's passing
The Oakland Athletics have released the following statement regarding the passing of Alvin Dark, who managed the team in 1966-67 and 1974-75.
Former A's First Baseman Kelvin Moore Passes Away
The Oakland Athletics have announced that former first baseman Kelvin Moore has passed away at the age of 57 in his home of Covington, Ga. Moore, a member of the A's 1981 American League West Champions, had been suffering from multiple illnesses during the past several years including diabetes.
A's claim RHP Thompson off Waivers from White Sox
OAKLAND, Calif. - The Oakland A's claimed right-handed pitcher Taylor Thompson off waivers from the Chicago White Sox and outrighted catcher Bryan Anderson to Triple-A Nashville, the club announced today.
A's select Ladendorf from Sacramento; Claim Brown off waivers from the Mets
The Oakland A's selected infielder Tyler Ladendorf from Triple-A Sacramento and claimed outfielder Andrew Brown off waivers from the New York Mets, the club announced today.
Athletics announce 2015 Spring Training schedule
The Oakland Athletics, now setting aim on a fourth straight appearance in Major League Baseball's postseason, will christen their new Spring Training home in Mesa, Ariz. when they make their 2015 Cactus League debut Tuesday, March 3 against the San Francisco Giants at newly renovated Hohokam Stadium.
A's Name Darren Bush Hitting Coach
The Oakland A's promoted Darren Bush to hitting coach, the club announced today.