Last spring, the Oakland A's starting rotation was being featured on ESPN as one of the best in baseball. This year, a revamped starting five will try to surprise the baseball world. We take a look at the candidates to take the ball every fifth day for Oakland in 2012...
February 20, 2012
The Oakland A's announced on Friday that they had traded right-handed reliever Trystan Magnuson back to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations. The A's also announced the signings of free agents Edgar Gonzalez and Wes Timmons, who signed minor league deals.
November 4, 2011
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 one of that interview...
March 24, 2009
The Oakland A's have a crowded major league spring training camp, with 63 players on-hand, the most since Billy Martin brought 80 players to camp in 1982. While only 25 of those players will break camp with the team, there are more who are likely to be key cogs for the A's over the next few years. We are taking a look at the position battles in camp this spring, starting with the pitchers.
February 27, 2009