Last Friday the Oakland A's placed two players on waivers: first baseman Daric Barton and left-hander Travis Blackley. On Thursday, the team learned which player they were able to keep in the organization and which one would be heading elsewhere.
April 4, 2013
One of the biggest strengths of the Oakland A's last season was their bullpen, which was one of the best units in the big leagues. The A's are hoping for a repeat performance from that crew in 2013. Much of the bullpen is set, but there are a few open spots and plenty of contenders to fill them. Who has shined thus far? Chris Biderman takes a look.
March 22, 2013
The 2012 Oakland A's bullpen was a young but successful unit. Many of those relievers will return in 2013. Can they repeat their success? Will there be newcomers in the bullpen? We take a look at the A's spring battle for the bullpen.
February 21, 2013
The Oakland A's had one of the top - and one of the youngest - starting rotations in baseball last season. Can the A's starters repeat their 2012 success? Who will be the team's fifth starter? Chris Biderman takes a look at the spring battle for Oakland's starting rotation.
February 20, 2013
The Oakland A's captured national attention last week with three walk-off wins in a 5-1 homestand against the two best teams in the American League. Now the A's have to head out on the road to take on another contender for the American League's post-season. Chris Biderman previews the series in Toronto.
July 24, 2012
Coming off a stretch that saw the club lose 10 of 11 games, the Oakland A's were able to come back to the Coliseum and win a four-game set against the division leading Texas Rangers. Now they head back on the road again for the start of interleague play.
June 8, 2012
The 2010 season didn't officially end until Monday night, but the off-season has been underway throughout baseball for the past several weeks. The Oakland A's have made several roster moves, as they prepare for the upcoming free agency period and Rule 5 draft. We take a look at two minor league re-signings, as well as the other roster shifts, inside...
November 2, 2010