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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 15:57:23 EDTThe A's departed the Winter Meetings on Thursday morning with an unchanged roster, their search for a center fielder still ongoing.
Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:55:40 EDTAneury Tavarez, who was taken by the O's with the 12th pick in the Rule 5 Draft, headlines the top performers from the winter leagues.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 15:50:14 EDTLongtime Oakland Athletics broadcaster Bill King has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Ford C. Frick Award presented by the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 19:10:07 EDTAll is quiet on the A's front, as the Winter Meetings reach the final stages without the club so much as making a peep.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 14:27:03 EDTA's manager Bob Melvin, entering his seventh season at the helm in Oakland, has been tasked with the challenge of breeding success in the short term with a club that's directing its efforts for the future.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:59:55 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 23:10:29 EDTThe A's appear to be casting a wide net in their search for a center fielder, while also looking to add security at second base as they attempt to piece together a club that's more than a season away from contending.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 22:22:00 EDTThe A's are mourning the passing of Minor League video coordinator Mark Smith, who died Monday at 41 years old.
Sat, 3 Sep 2016 20:30:34 EDTWho do the Athletics have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Oakland's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 10:38:21 EDTA's president Kaval welcomed fans to his office
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 20:02:26 EDTA late-arriving group of A's front-office executives descended upon the Winter Meetings early Monday evening, their presence preceded by more rumors surrounding their ace.
Wed, 7 Dec 2016 10:19:47 EDTA's manager Bob Melvin answers questions at the Winter Meetings on Wednesday.
Sat, 3 Dec 2016 22:00:55 EDTThe A's announced Saturday night that they are matching donations up to $30,000 for those affected by the deadly fire that broke out inside a warehouse in Oakland's Fruitvale neighborhood overnight Friday.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 16:32:22 EDTThe A's reached a one-year agreement with first baseman Yonder Alonso on Friday, while also tendering contracts to each of their other arbitration-eligible players: right-handers Sonny Gray and Liam Hendriks, outfielder Khris Davis and catcher Stephen Vogt.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 20:16:29 EDTBaseball's new collective bargaining agreement will have significant monetary implications on the A's, who should be further motivated to build a new ballpark after learning of the deal's terms.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 13:51:26 EDTHow likely are the A's to trade Sonny Gray, Stephen Vogt or Sean Doolittle? What is the club's plan at second base for 2017? Beat reporter Jane Lee answers those questions and more in the latest Inbox.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 16:15:09 EDTMajor League Baseball's players and owners have reached a tentative five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement through the 2021 season.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:50:19 EDTThe A's have augmented their outfield depth, reaching a two-year, $11 million deal with Matt Joyce, MLB.com confirmed Wednesday morning. The deal, which has not been confirmed by the club, is pending a physical.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:33:11 EDTThe Arizona Fall League always is loaded with talent, and it was stronger than usual in 2016. In the initial installment of MLBPipeline.com's "The Next Big Leaguers," which premieres Tuesday, we focused on five prospects: Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger, Twins shortstop Nick Gordon, Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez, Red Sox infielder Yoan Moncada and Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:00:00 EDTAfter playing shy in front of Bob Melvin in the early going of a much anticipated meeting Tuesday morning, students at De La Salle Academy quickly warmed to the A's manager, peppering him with a hodgepodge of questions.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 19:10:17 EDTWatch Barry Zito's music video for 'Secret to Life'
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:15:44 EDTThe big names on the Hall of Fame ballot can obscure some of the others who are eligible for the first time. While it's likely that none of them will wind up in Cooperstown they still have accomplishments that are worth celebrating.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:39:49 EDTJim Callis identifies the top 25 prospects from the 2016 Arizona Fall League.
Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:31:20 EDTOakland's No. 20 prospect Dylan Covey was perfect through four innings and Frankie Montas, the Athletics' No. 10 prospect, struck out five in three innings of relief, with the duo limiting Surprise to one run on two hits in eight innings in Mesa's 6-1 win in the AFL title game.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 20:38:12 EDTLew Wolff is stepping down as managing partner of the A's, handing the reins to majority owner John Fisher.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 17:26:52 EDTThe A's added five players to their 40-man roster on Friday, protecting them from next month's Rule 5 Draft.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 16:42:25 EDTThe A's announced their 2017 Minor League coaching staff on Tuesday, revealing several changes -- chief among them the appointment of Ryan Christenson as manager of Triple-A Nashville.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 17:23:42 EDTThe A's acquired pitching prospect Paul Blackburn from the Mariners on Saturday in exchange for infielder/outfielder Danny Valencia.
Mon, 7 Nov 2016 15:09:15 EDTThe White Sox claimed left-hander Giovanni Soto off waivers from the A's on Monday. Soto, 25, was previously claimed by Oakland on Oct. 26 from the Cubs.