With the end of the 2008 major league season only a week away, the start of the major and minor league free agency period is about to begin. The Oakland A's have a number of minor leaguers who are eligible for free agency. Click inside to find out the A's minor league free agents…
October 23, 2008
It's like deja vu all over again for Jay Marshall. For the second straight year, Marshall has been acquired by the Oakland A's on the day of the Rule 5 draft. Last season, he was a Rule 5 pick. This season, he was claimed on waivers after being lost on waivers earlier this off-season. Jose Garcia was designated for assignment to make room for Marshall.
December 6, 2007
On Thursday, the Oakland A's claimed right-hander Jose Garcia off of waivers from the Florida Marlins organization. The A's may have to wait for a few months into next season to get a good look at their newest acquisition - as Garcia had Tommy John surgery this past May - but he should be worth the wait. We have a profile of the promising right-hander inside.
October 11, 2007