Who Was #1? A Look Back At The A's Best

For the past nine years, we have ranked the top prospects in the Oakland A's system. Some of our rankings have been better than others. We review the players we ranked number one and number two from 2006-2013 to see how those rankings have held up over time.
February 3, 2014

Mid-Season Review: A's Prospects 30-21

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 third in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 30-21 from our off-season list.
July 15, 2009

Oakland A's Spring Q&A: Farhan Zaidi, Part 2

With two weeks left to go in spring training, the Oakland A's are getting closer to Opening Day. Over the past several weeks, the team has had a chance to take a close look at some of their brightest young prospects in big league camp. We spoke to A's Director of Baseball Operations Farhan Zaidi about some of those prospects last Tuesday in Phoenix. This is part two of that interview...
March 25, 2009

Comeback Kids

The Oakland A's minor league system made great improvements in 2008 thanks to the addition of new talent and the improvements of some of the team's incumbent prospects. However, there were some prospects who had more forgettable 2008 seasons. Inside, we profile 10 prospects who will be looking to redeem themselves in 2009, and make a push towards the big leagues.
February 2, 2009

Oakland A's MLN: Winter & Alumni Notes

The playoffs have arrived for the winter leagues. The Caracas Leones are in the Venezuelan League post-season and a number of Oakland A's players are playing an important role for Caracas. We have notes on the A's winter league participants, as well as news on the movement of alumni of the organization inside...
December 31, 2008

Oakland A's Top-50 Prospects: 25-21

It's that time of the year when we take stock of the Oakland A's organization and analyze the top prospects. For the next few weeks, every Tuesday and Thursday will be "Top Prospect List Day," as we will profile our top-50 prospect list in groups of five. Today, we continue the series with a review of prospects 25-21.
November 25, 2008