2012 Year In Review: Midland Rockhounds

The Midland Rockhounds' Opening Day roster featured a number of big names, two of which would go on to factor into the Oakland A's 2012 season. But how did the team fare overall? We take a look...
October 15, 2012

Mid-Season Review: A's Prospects 50-41

During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Now that we have passed the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. In the first of our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 50-41 from our off-season list.
June 26, 2012

Midland Notebook: Second Best

The Midland Rockhounds have been playing well the past two weeks, but they haven't been able to drag themselves out of second-place in the South Division. They have another two weeks to overtake Frisco and secure a post-season berth. Edward Issacs updates us on the Oakland A's Double-A squad.
June 7, 2012

Midland Notebook: April Winding Down

The season's first month is almost complete. April has been an uneven month for the Oakland A's Double-A affiliate, the Midland Rockhounds. The Rockhounds are still in the thick of the division race, however, hovering around the .500 mark. Edward Isaacs brings an update on the Rockhounds.
April 27, 2012

2012 Midland Rockhounds Preview

The Midland Rockhounds will begin the 2012 season with a talented roster highlighted by three former first-round draft picks and several veteran players. Edward Isaacs previews the Midland squad, which will be attempting to get back to the post-season after missing out in 2011.
April 4, 2012

Backlog: A's Depth Chart Crowded, Part 1

The Oakland A's off-season has been dedicated to acquiring a large volume of young talent. While the team has had to divest itself of a few big names to acquire that talent, Oakland has received in return a much higher volume of talent than was given up.
January 11, 2012

Oakland A's Top-50 Prospects: 40-36

It's that time of the year when we take stock of the Oakland A's organization and analyze the top prospects. For the next few weeks, we will profile our top-50 prospect list in groups of five. Today, we continue the series with a review of prospects, 40-36.
November 28, 2011