After two consecutive seasons of playoff appearances - including a Texas League championship in 2005 - the Midland Rockhounds fell short of the post-season in 2007. The Rockhounds will be looking to get back to the promised land in 2008 behind the strength of a roster comprised of a mix of experienced veterans and young talent.
April 2, 2008
The Midland Rockhounds will be strongly represented at the Texas League All-Star game on June 26. Find out which Rockhounds are heading to the mid-season classic, as well as the names of the 13 draft picks signed by the Oakland A's on Wednesday, which 2006 draft pick was traded and which major league veteran inked a minor league deal with Oakland this week...
June 13, 2007
The Oakland A's took four players in the Rule 5 draft on Thursday, two coming in the major league portion and two coming in the minor league portion. In the major league portion, the A's acquired outfielder Ryan Goleski from Tampa Bay after he was selected number one and drafted reliever Jay Marshall from the White Sox. Inside we detail all the moves.
December 7, 2006