The Oakland A's traded left-handed pitcher Eric O'Flaherty and cash considerations to the New York Mets for a player to be named later or cash, the club announced today. O'Flaherty was designated for assignment on Saturday.
The Oakland A's reinstated outfielder Coco Crisp from the 60-day disabled list and recalled right-handed pitcher Arnold Leon from Triple-A Nashville, the club announced today. The A's also optioned right-handed pitcher Dan Otero and outfielder Jake Smolinski to Nashville.
The Oakland A's claimed infielder/outfielder Danny Valencia off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays, the club announced today. The A's also reinstated switch-pitcher Pat Venditte from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Nashville.