And so the Oakland Athletics tear-down continues. General manager Billy Beane made yet another trade Thursday evening, sending All-Star catcher Derek Norris to California neighbors, the San Diego Padres, for a return of younger players...Show More Summary
Let's be honest—for some MLB clubs the offseason has been puzzling at best and downright disastrous at worst. Take the Oakland Athletics, who have spent the winter selling off all of the team's most valuable assets. On the other endShow More Summary
Two people with knowledge of the deal say the Oakland Athletics have traded All-Star catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres for righties Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot.
The San Diego Padres have been one of the more active teams in Major League Baseball this offseason. Their personnel machinations continued on Thursday, as they reportedly traded for Oakland Athletics catcher Derek Norris. Mark Feinsand...Show More Summary
Free-agent infielder Jed Lowrie has signed a three-year contract with the Houston Astros after spending the last two seasons with the Oakland Athletics. The Astros' official Twitter account passed along the official report: Evan Drellich...Show More Summary
A couple weeks ago, the Toronto Blue Jays traded Brett Lawrie to the Oakland Athletics, and Amelia, a 6-year-old Blue Jays fan, was not pleased. "That guy's gonna be too good," she cries in a YouTube video of her dad breaking news of the trade. Show More Summary
The Oakland Athletics have had an interesting offseason to say the least—one extremely difficult to grade. If you look at it from the perspective that the A's were contenders and are retooling to remain as contenders in 2015, then the grade is an F. Show More Summary
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn was focused on pitching and landed two of the top arms on the market, acquiring right-hander Jeff Samardzija from the Oakland Athletics and signing Yankees free agent closer David Robertso...
A busy day in baseball saw another trade go down on Tuesday, as the Oakland Athletics shipped starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija to the Chicago White Sox for a number of prospects, including Chris Bassitt and Rangel Ravelo. The A's official...Show More Summary
Right-hander Jeff Samardzija has been traded from Oakland to the Chicago White Sox, the third major player dealt by the Athletics during an offseason roster purge.
After being acquired by the Oakland Athletics last July, Jeff Samardzija is once again on the move. Oakland has reportedly dealt the right-hander to the Chicago White Sox. According to David Kaplan of CSN Chicago, Samardzija will beShow More Summary
The A's are on the verge of trading Jeff Samardzija to the White Sox, according to reports. The Oakland Athletics are nearing a trade with the Chicago White Sox for pitcher Jeff Samardzija, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. KenShow More Summary
The Oakland Athletics continued the demolition of the middle of their lineup Monday by trading first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians for a minor leaguer as baseball's Winter Meetings began at the Manchester Hyatt.
The first trade of the winter meetings was completed Monday, when the Oakland Athletics traded slugger Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians for infield prospect Joe Wendle.
Given the lack of power bats available in free agency this offseason, Brandon Moss was one of the most viable trade candidates for the Oakland Athletics. General manager Billy Beane took advantage of the opportunity to deal the first...Show More Summary
The A's continue their makeover by sending Brandon Moss to the Indians, who now have another bat at their disposal. The Oakland Athletics continued their retooling by dealing first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians,...Show More Summary
Billy Butler has worn No. 16 since 2008. His new team, the Oakland Athletics, already has a No. 16. Only one way to settle this: A NEW WINCH! Hey @BillyButlerOAK thanks for the winch! Fair trade for a number I believe! pic.twitter.com/8FbrrrcGWB —...Show More Summary
Having already made one notable trade this offseason, the Oakland Athletics could be looking to make another one involving Brandon Moss. According to Jordan Bastian of MLB.com, the Cleveland Indians have inquired about the availability...Show More Summary
Toronto acquired the All-Star third baseman Josh Donaldson from Oakland for infielder Brett Lawrie, the left-hander Sean Nolin, the right-hander Kendall Graveman and the minor league shortstop Franklin Barreto.
The Oakland Athletics might not be done selling off their most prized assets. According to Jim Benson of The Pantagraph in Bloomington, Illinois, the A's could be on the verge of sending starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija to the Chicago...Show More Summary