The Oakland A's front office will have their roster management skills put to the test this off-season. We take a look at one of the biggest issues they will be tackling: who to protect from the 2016 Rule 5 draft?
October 4, 2016
Oakland A's minor league field coordinator Aaron Nieckula wears several hats for the organization during the year. From June until early September, his hat is green, blue and white, as he skippers the Vermont Lake Monsters. During the season, he spoke with Donald Moore about his squad.
September 25, 2016
Former Oakland A's farmhand Lloyd Turner returned to the organization in 2013 as a hitting coach. Since then, he has helped to shape the hitting approaches of A's prospects at the earliest stages of their professional careers.
September 21, 2016
The Vermont Lake Monsters fell well short of a post-season berth in 2016, but several intriguing prospects made their presence felt in the New York-Penn League. We review the year that was for the Oakland A's short-season squad.
September 13, 2016
It was a rough season from a win-loss perspective for the Beloit Snappers in 2016. Bill Seals reviews the year that was for the Oakland A's Low-A affiliate.
September 6, 2016
With the minor league season coming to a close, we caught-up with Oakland A's Assistant General Manager Billy Owens to review the year that was in the Oakland A's system. In part 4, we talk about several players who spent the majority of the year at the A-ball level, including Richie Martin, Mikey White, Grant Holmes, Casey Meisner, Brett Graves, James Naile, Sandber Pimentel and more...
September 1, 2016
BURLINGTON, IA - Luis Barrera began the season as one of many in the Vermont Lake Monsters' outfield. However, his bat has separated him from the field, and now he is making noise in the Midwest League with the Beloit Snappers.
August 19, 2016
A recent losing streak has all but ended the Beloit Snappers' hopes of a post-season berth. Bill Seals checks in with the Oakland A's Low-A affiliate.