The Oakland A's reassigned left-handed pitchers Brad Mills and Ryan Verdugo, right-handed pitchers Fernando Rodriguez and Kevin Whelan, catcher Carson Blair and infielders Matt Olson and Joey Wendle to their minor league camp, the club announced today.
The Oakland Athletics and their advertising agency, Hub Strategy & Communication of San Francisco, are launching the fifth season of their award-winning marketing campaign, "Green Collar Baseball," a fully-integrated program featuring television commercials, and print, outdoor and digital advertisements.
The Oakland Athletics announced today that CT scans were negative on outfielder Sam Fuld. The tests were performed at Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center. Fuld will be reevaluated tomorrow and is day-to-day.
The Oakland A's optioned right-handed pitcher Chad Smith and left-handed pitcher Eury De La Rosa to Triple-A Nashville the club announced today. In addition the A's also reassigned right-handed pitcher Matt Buschmann, catcher Bruce Maxwell and infielders Alden Carrithers and Niuman Romero to their minor league camp.
The Oakland Athletics today announced Will Ferrell will be at Hohokam Stadium tomorrow, participating in a once-in-a-lifetime role for the lifelong baseball fan, as production begins on a new special from Funny Or Die, in partnership with Major League Baseball, to air exclusively on HBO later this year.
The Oakland Athletics have agreed to move the start time for their March 12 Spring Training game against the visiting Seattle Mariners to 12:00 p.m. MST. This adjustment from the original 1:05 p.m. MST time slot is to accommodate a request by Major League Baseball, which is collaborating with HBO to film a special that day in Arizona.