Beyond The Oakland A's Top-50: OFs

We recently ranked the top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system, but those 50 are hardly the only players worth watching in the A's organization. We considered several other players before finalizing the list. In a several-part series, we take a look at those players who just missed the cut. In part three, we look at the outfielders who fell just short of top-50 inclusion.
January 6, 2014

A's Re-Acquire Former First-Round Pick

The Oakland A's have made yet another trade with the Washington Nationals, this time re-acquiring former first-round pick Corey Brown from the Nats for cash considerations. Brown had been DFA'd by Washington last week.
December 19, 2013

Strasburg's Return To DC A Success

Stephen Strasburg made his first start in more than a year on Tuesday night. And from the looks of things, the right-hander isn't far from where he left off.
September 7, 2011

Oakland A's Top-50 Prospects: 5-1

After several weeks, we conclude our review of the Oakland A's top-50 prospects with our picks for the top-five prospects in the A's system. These rankings were made on December 3 and did not take into account trades made since that time. We will release a modified list taking all off-season player movement into account later this week, so stay tuned.
March 1, 2011

2010 Year In Review: 'Hounds Hitters

Our 2010 Year in Review series continues, with a move from the mound to the plate. We take a look at the hitters for the 2010 Midland Rockhounds.
January 11, 2011

Trade Analysis: Brown, HRod For Willingham

If anyone was still wondering what direction the Oakland A's were going in for the 2011 season, the answer became even more abundantly clear with the team's acquisition of outfielder Josh Willingham for prospect Corey Brown and hard-throwing reliever Henry Rodriguez on Thursday. It's "win or bust" for the A's for 2011.
December 16, 2010

Oakland A's MLN: 2010 Rule 5 Preview

The deadline for protecting prospects from the 2010 Rule 5 draft is quickly approaching. The Oakland A's have had a whirlwind of activity impacting the 40-man roster this off-season, but the A's will undoubtedly be adding players to the roster to protect them from the Rule 5 draft in December. We take a look at the players who could be added to the A's roster or impacted by the Rule 5 draft inside
November 18, 2010