A's Press Releases
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
A's agree to terms with Scott Kazmir
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Scott Kazmir on a two-year contract through the 2015 season, the club announced today.
A's Acquire RHP Luke Gregerson from San Diego for OF Seth Smith
The Oakland A's have acquired right-handed pitcher Luke Gregerson from the San Diego Padres for outfielder Seth Smith, the club announced today.
A's Acquire OF Craig Gentry and RHP Josh Lindblom from Texas
The Oakland A's acquired outfielder Craig Gentry and right-handed pitcher Josh Lindblom from the Texas in exchange for outfielder Michael Choice and minor league infielder Chris Bostick.
A's Billy Beane named MLB Executive of the Year
Billy Beane, who two years ago reinvented an Oakland A's club that has posted 190 wins and back-to-back AL West Division titles over the past two seasons, has been named Baseball America's 2013 Major League Baseball Executive of the Year.
A's acquire Baltimore closer Johnson for infielder Weeks
The Oakland A's have acquired Baltimore Orioles closer Jim Johnson in exchange for infielder Jemile Weeks and a player to be named later, it was announced by the club this evening.
A's agree to terms with RHP Fernando Rodriguez on one-year contract
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Fernando Rodriguez on a one-year contract for the 2014 season, the club announced today. Rodriguez was one of nine arbitration eligible players on the A's roster. All the remaining unsigned players on the A's roster have been tendered contracts for the 2014 season.
A's Acquire LHP Fernando Abad from Washington
The Oakland Athletics have acquired left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad from the Washington Nationals in exchange for minor league outfielder John Wooten, the team announced today.
A's IF Scott Sizemore elects free agency
The Oakland Athletics announced today that infielder Scott Sizemore has cleared waivers and elected free agency.
A's add RHP Raul Alcantara to 40-man roster
The Oakland A's selected right-handed pitcher Raul Alcantara from Single-A Stockton, the club announced today.