Oakland A's Notes: LaRoche Designated

Heading into their game with the Boston Red Sox on Saturday, the Oakland A's were already thin in the bullpen after a 2.2 inning start by Josh Outman on Friday. The bullpen was emaciated by the end of Saturday thanks to a 14-inning heart-breaking loss. As a result, the A's made a roster move on Sunday.
June 5, 2011

2011 Sacramento River Cats Preview

The Sacramento River Cats have made making the post-season an annual event. This season, the River Cats' roster features a blend of young prospects and veteran players. We preview the 2011 squad inside...
April 8, 2011

LaRoche, Cramer Make The Cut For A's

The Oakland A's set their Opening Day roster after the completion of their 2011 spring training schedule.
March 30, 2011

2011 Oakland A's MiLB Depth Chart: Infielders

Today marks the first day the Oakland A's have had position players officially participating in their 2011 minor league spring training camp. With Opening Day less than a month away, the A's have a lot of roster decisions to make for their minor league affiliates. Inside is a look at the A's minor league infielders and where they might end-up at the start of 2011.
March 15, 2011

LaRoche Trying To Find A Groove

In his second full season with the Pirates third baseman Andy LaRoche is batting .282 entering play on Saturday, with three home runs and seven RBI. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with LaRoche recently.
May 15, 2010

LaRoche Looks For Better Results In 2010

Pirates third baseman Andy LaRoche termed the 2009 Pirates season an embarrassment and hopes to improve on his numbers - .258 batting average with 12 home runs and 64 RBI. He is also hoping that the young Pirates can take some steps forward as a team. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko spoke with LaRoche recently.
November 13, 2009

Andy LaRoche: Turns Season Around

After starting the season with a 0-for-18 slump Pirates third baseman Andy LaRoche has been on a hot streak. Entering play on Wednesday he is the midst of an 11 game hitting streak and has raised his batting average to .303 with two home runs and 21 RBI. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko spoke with LaRoche recently.
May 27, 2009