For the second consecutive year, the Oakland A's took a reliever from the Chicago White Sox organization in the major league portion of the Rule 5 draft. Right-hander Fernando Hernandez will need to remain on the A's 25-man roster throughout the season or be offered back to Chicago. The A's also took three players in the minor league portion of the draft and lost three in that phase.
December 6, 2007
Once the major league season comes to an official end, there will be a lot of movement on and off of teams' 40-man rosters as they look to protect prospects from the Rule 5 draft. We take a preliminary look at some of the players the Oakland A's will have to consider adding to their 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 dtaft.
September 25, 2007
Minor league baseball is filled with stories. Every player has a tale to tell about his journey to make the major leagues. We have picked 10 stories that were particularly intriguing to us from the 2007 season in the Oakland A's system.
September 17, 2007
Monday featured a light schedule for the Oakland A's minor league affiliates, making it the perfect time to pause and take a look at the players who have been performing at a high level recently within the A's system. We have a look at the hot pitchers and hitters inside...
July 30, 2007