What prospects will the Padres protect?

The San Diego Padres will have a number of decisions to make on their young talent – who to protect and who should be left unguarded – in preparation for the Rule 5 Draft. Adding a prospect to the 40-man roster is the only way to ensure they are protected.
October 19, 2009

A's Acquire Hairston For Webb, Italiano

The Oakland A's made their first major league trade of the 2009 regular season, acquiring outfielder Scott Hairston from the San Diego Padres for right-handers Ryan Webb and Craig Italiano and a player to be named later. In a separate deal this weekend, the A's also dealt outfielder Danny Putnam to the Padres. We have the rundown of the trade inside...
July 5, 2009

Sacramento Photo Gallery: 'Cats Toss Shutout

SACRAMENTO, CA - The Sacramento River Cats are on a roll thanks to some great pitching and defense. That pitching and defense was on display once again in the River Cats' 4-0 win over the Las Vegas 51s. We have the photos from the game inside...
May 31, 2009

Oakland A's MLN: Roster Moves

The Oakland A's shuffled the rosters of a number of their minor league affiliates on Tuesday morning. We have the details inside...
May 12, 2009

Oakland A's MLN: Weekend Warriors

It was a busy weekend around the Oakland A's system. We take a look at some of the top performers over the weekend...
May 3, 2009

Midland Notes: Donaldson Busts Out In Win

The Midland Rockhounds are rolling and even a rehabbing major league starter couldn't stop their momentum on Wednesday night.
April 30, 2009

Oakland A's MLN: Midland Streaking

Only three of the four Oakland A's full-season affiliates were in action on Monday, as the Kane County Cougars were rained out of their scheduled game. Sacramento and Midland came out on top, while Stockton fell to 0-5. We have the details inside...
April 13, 2009

Oakland A's Spring Q&A: Farhan Zaidi, Part 1

With two weeks left to go in spring training, the Oakland A's are getting closer to Opening Day. Over the past several weeks, the team has had a chance to take a close look at some of their brightest young prospects in big league camp. We spoke to A's Director of Baseball Operations Farhan Zaidi about some of those prospects last Tuesday in Phoenix. This is part one of that interview...
March 24, 2009