R-Fightins get veteran LHP for the rotation

The Reading Fightins needed some help in the starting pitching department and found someone, just in the nick of time. Veteran Greg Smith signed a minor league deal with the Phillies and will start for Reading tonight.
May 6, 2013

A Long And Winding Road To Dream

For Scot Drucker, Jon Hunton and many other former members of major league organizations currently toiling in the independent leagues, the dream of reaching the majors is still alive, if a little bit further from reality.
May 17, 2011

2009 Colorado Rockies Preview

People forget that the Colorado Rockies were NL champions just two years ago, before a plague of injuries derailed their 2008 season. The trade of Matt Holliday, acquisition of Jason Marquis, and maturation of their younger players give the Rockies a depth on both sides of the ball that they have never before enjoyed in their 16-year history. This depth will thrust them into NL West contention.
March 26, 2009

It's Official: A's Acquire Holliday For Three

The Oakland A's officially announced a deal with the Colorado Rockies for 2007 NL MVP runner-up Matt Holliday for three players, including 2005 AL Rookie of the Year Huston Street.
November 12, 2008

Report: A's Acquire Holliday For Three

The Oakland A's have agreed to a deal to acquire outfielder Matt Holliday for reliever Huston Street, outfielder Carlos Gonzalez and left-hander Greg Smith, according to multiple Internet outlets.
November 10, 2008

Oakland A's MLN: Buck Shines; HWB Begins

Much of the 2008 season was one to forget for Travis Buck, but the final month of the year was memorable for the Oakland A's outfielder. We have notes on his hot start, the beginning of the Hawaiian Winter Baseball season and more inside...
September 28, 2008

2008 In Review: The Year Of The Trade, Part 1

If the 2008 season will be remembered for anything around Oakland, it will be for a series of deals that gutted the team's major league roster, but filled the organization's minor league system with a number of bright talents. In the first part of a two-part series, we look at the first three of six deals the A's made leading into and during the 2008 season…
September 22, 2008

Mid-Season Review: A's Prospects 11-20

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 fourth in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 20-11 from our off-season list.
August 8, 2008