For the first time in a decade, the Athletics will trot out an Opening Day double-play combination that does not include Mark Ellis. This season the club will lean on a pair of former first-round picks in Cliff Pennington and Jemile Weeks to solidify the middle of the diamond and perhaps the top of the batting order. We take a look at the A's middle infield situation inside...
February 9, 2012
Spring training is just around the corner and things figure to be busy at the Oakland A's camp, as the team has several positions up for competition. Over the next week, we will be looking at the various position battles that are expected in A's camp this spring. We begin the series with a look at the A's corner infield position battles.
February 6, 2012
The Oakland A's announced on Friday that they had traded right-handed reliever Trystan Magnuson back to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations. The A's also announced the signings of free agents Edgar Gonzalez and Wes Timmons, who signed minor league deals.
November 4, 2011