A's Press Releases
A's outright LHP Fernando Abad and OF Craig Gentry to Nashville
The Oakland A's outrighted left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad and outfielder Craig Gentry to Triple-A Nashville, the club announced today. Both players were designated for assignment Nov. 20 and cleared outright waivers today.
A's acquire IF Jed Lowrie from Houston for RHP Brendan McCurry
The Oakland A's acquired infielder Jed Lowrie from the Houston Astros for minor league right-handed pitcher Brendan McCurry, the club announced today. A corresponding 40-man roster move will be announced later.
A's announce 2016 Minor League staff
The Oakland A's today announced their minor league staff assignments for the 2016 season.
A's Acquire RHP Liam Hendriks from Toronto for RHP Jesse Chavez
The Oakland A's acquired right-handed pitcher Liam Hendriks from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for right-handed pitcher Jesse Chavez, the club announced today.
A's Agree to Terms with LHP Rich Hill on One-Year Contract
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with free agent left-handed pitcher Rich Hill on a one-year contract, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's designated right-handed pitcher A.J. Griffin for assignment.
A's Select LHP Jose Torres and IF Joey Wendle
The Oakland A's selected left-handed pitcher Jose Torres from Single-A Stockton and infielder Joey Wendle from Triple-A Nashville, the club announced today. To clear space on the 40-man roster, the A's designated left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad and outfielder Craig Gentry for assignment.
A's Name Mark Kotsay as Bench Coach
The Oakland A's named Mark Kotsay as bench coach on Bob Melvin's coaching staff for the 2016 season, the club announced today.
A's Claim OF Andrew Lambo off Waivers from Pittsburgh
The Oakland A's claimed outfielder Andrew Lambo off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates, the club announced today.
A's promote Billy Owens and Dan Feinstein
The Oakland A's promoted Billy Owens to Assistant General Manager/Director of Player Personnel and Dan Feinstein to Assistant General Manager, Pro Scouting and Player Personnel, the club announced today.