Nunez Making The Adjustments

QUAD CITIES, IA - Despite a big jump in competition and a lingering ankle injury, Beloit Snappers' third baseman Renato Nunez has been more than holding his own as a 19-year-old in the Midwest League. The native of Venezuela is now adjusting to a league that has seen him once already this season and learning a lot about playing full-season baseball.
May 23, 2013

Midland Notebook: Rockhounds Start Strong

The Midland Rockhounds have been the best team in the Texas League through the first 10 games of the season. We take a closer look at the Oakland A's Double-A affiliate inside…
April 14, 2008

Oakland A's MLN: Cougars, Rockhounds Perfect

The Kane County Cougars and the Midland Rockhounds are off to outstanding starts to their 2008 seasons. Both teams moved to 5-0 records on Monday with blow-out wins. We have the details of those games and other news and notes inside…
April 7, 2008

2008 Midland Rockhounds Preview

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

Oakland A's MLN: Down Day On Farm

The ball was flying out of the park on Thursday for the Sacramento River Cats, as a record number of balls left the yard for the A's AAA affiliate. The other A's affiliates had rough days on Thursday. We have the details inside...
August 3, 2006

Prospect Profile: Casey Myers, C

It isn't often that a backup catcher receives much attention, especially when that backup catcher is playing in Double-A. It also isn't often that a backup catcher (at any level) can stake claim to a .352 batting average and a 906 OPS. Casey Myers is the proud owner of both of those gaudy number and he is making a push at being thought of as more than a backup catcher. We take a look at the Midland backstop to see what his future may hold within the Oakland A's organization.
July 29, 2005

A's MLN: Windsor Debuts In Midland

The A's affiliates had a rough day on Tuesday, as only the Stockton Ports were able to walk away winners. Jason Windsor, Dustin Majewski and Javier Herrera had big games on Tuesday.
May 31, 2005