As we have noted throughout the spring, the Oakland A's are experiencing one of their most competitive minor league spring training camps in quite some time. Thanks to the addition of so many players via trades or signings this off-season, the A's are having to make some very difficult roster cuts. OaklandClubhouse has learned that the A's have let go of three more minor leaguers.
March 28, 2008
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
During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Now that we have passed the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. In the first in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 41-50 from our off-season list.
August 5, 2007
It took three months, but Travis Buck is finally a Sacramento River Cat: at least for a day. Buck, who was supposed to start the season in Sacramento before a surprise call-up to the bigs on Opening Day, was in Sacramento on a rehab assignment and he got to play in a thriller. We have the details on that game, James Simmons' second appearance and more inside...
July 13, 2007
The Midland Rockhounds added another win to their impressive first-half season win total on Tuesday. On the same day, Midland agreed to continue their relationship with the Oakland A's through 2012. We have the details on the new agreement, as well as updates on Vasili Spanos, Brant Colamarino and more...
May 29, 2007