It has been a successful two-year run for the Oakland A's Double-A affiliate, the Midland Rockhounds. Texas League champions in 2009, the Rockhounds finished as the league's runner-up in 2010. Although the coaching staff will be new for 2011, the ‘Hounds Opening Day roster has a familiar look. We review the 2011 Midland Rockhounds inside…
April 4, 2011
Today marks the first day the Oakland A's have had position players officially participating in their 2011 minor league spring training camp. With Opening Day less than a month away, the A's have a lot of roster decisions to make for their minor league affiliates. Inside is a look at the A's minor league infielders and where they might end-up at the start of 2011.
March 15, 2011
Every year, our most difficult task is choosing only 50 prospects to include in our Oakland A's top prospect list. There are many more players than those 50 to keep an eye on, some of whom will develop into household names in a few years. In a two-part article, we look at 35 players that we considered for our list but didn't make the cut for one reason or another…
March 8, 2011
In a three-game series, a game one loss, especially at home, can often spell disaster. However, the Kane County Cougars overcame such a scenario to defeat the Quad Cities River Bandits and advance to Round Two of the Midwest League playoffs.
September 11, 2010