Minor League Notebook | May 17

The return of Russ Ortiz is on in Fresno. Augusta has a pulse again. A few rarely seen pitchers are making it happen when they're called upon. Some slumping hitters hint at better days ahead. Comebacks are happening throughout the system. It's Just Another Day in the Minors.
May 18, 2007

OaklandClubhouse's 2006 All-Stars

Our end-of-the-year review continues with the announcement of our first annual Oakland A's Minor League All-Star Team. We name the top players for each position inside...
September 23, 2006

A's Minor League Notes

Thursday was a busy day in the A's farm system as one player was promoted to Oakland, one was named the MVP of his respective Triple-A league, and two more were named short-season league all-stars.
September 1, 2006

July's Best In The Oakland A's System

July has officially come and gone and we have the final numbers to prove it. Inside, we take our monthly look around the Oakland A's system to identify the top performers out in the field and on the mound for the month of July.
August 1, 2006

Oakland A's MLN: Sacramento Stuns Portland

Sacramento had a win worth remembering on Thursday night, as they used a huge ninth inning to push the game into extra innings. Kane County continued their storied season with yet another dominating victory. On the flip-side, Stockton and Midland fell victim to great opposing starting pitching. Get all the details inside...
June 8, 2006

Harden And Loaiza Rehab With River Cats

The Sacramento River Cats have been losing players to the Oakland A's all season long, so it was a nice change of pace for the River Cats on Wednesday to receive some help from their major league team. A's starters Rich Harden and Esteban Loaiza made their rehabilitation appearances on Wednesday and helped the River Cats beat the Las Vegas 51s by a score of 6-5.
May 31, 2006

Camp Notes: Perez's Spikes Made For Runnin'

The A's closed their Catcus League season with a dud of a game versus their cross-town rival on Wednesday. After the game, the A's packed up and headed back to soggy Northern California, where they will play their AAA affiliate, the Sacramento River Cats, on Thursday, and then the SF Giants again on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (weather permitting). In this edition of Camp Notes, we learn of Antonio Perez's status as the team's pinch-running specialist and more.
March 30, 2006

Progress Report on 40-Man Roster and NRIs

Roughly half-way through the spring schedule, teams are starting to whittle down their numbers in major league camp. With the A's expected to make their first cuts any moment now, we take a look at how the players on the 40-man roster who are not expected to be on the 25-man roster and the non-roster invitees have fared thus far.
March 13, 2006