MadFriars' Pitchers of the Month: August

Jason Ray and Jerry Sullivan shined out of the bullpen. Matt Wisler continues to perform in Fort Wayne along with his winter roommate Justin Hancock in Eugene and Josh Geer comes back to the pitchers of the month in San Antonio.
September 5, 2012

MadFriars' Daily Farm Report: September 1

Both San Antonio and Lake Elsinore get pounded. While Tucson and Fort Wayne experience bullpen problems.
September 2, 2012

Padres' 2011 Cal League Pitcher of the Year

Summary: In the hitter friendly California League of high deserts and rock hard infields, it's difficult to really evaluate pitchers, even at the somewhat "fair" Diamond in Lake Elsinore. The Storm starters were up and down this season, but got a big boost from a strong bullpen led by Miles Mikolas, Zachary Herr and Jason Ray.
October 17, 2011

Gil Patterson On A's MILB Pitchers

On Sunday, we caught up with Oakland A's minor league pitching coordinator Gil Patterson, who was in Phoenix at the A's minor league complex running the pitchers' side of the mini-camp for the newly signed draft picks. We talked about A's minor league pitchers from those in extended spring training through Triple-A.
June 15, 2010

By The Numbers: Kane County Pitching Staff

The Kane County Cougars had a terrific first half of the season, so it is no surprise that their pitching staff has put up some impressive numbers. Nathaniel Stoltz takes a closer look at those numbers to see if the actual performance has merited the tiny ERAs.
July 15, 2009

Oakland A's MiLB Spring Notebook: March 19th

Day two of the Oakland A's minor league spring training game schedule saw Oakland's Double-A and Triple-A squads square off against the Angels at Papago Park. We have notes from both of those games inside...
March 19, 2009

OC Mailbag: Injuries And Promotions

It has been some time since we dipped into OaklandClubhouse mailbag to answer readers' questions. In this edition, we tackle questions about some injuries, as well as some possible promotions.
May 28, 2008

Oakland A's MLN: Sacramento/ Stockton Round 1

STOCKTON, CA - The minor league regular season is set to start on Thursday. On Tuesday, the Sacramento River Cats traveled down the freeway to Stockton to take on the Ports at Banner Island Ballpark in the first of a home-and-home exhibition series. Paul Muyskens brings us a report from the scrimmage.
April 1, 2008