Spring Training is a time of optimism and renewal, but it is also a time for difficult roster decisions. The Oakland A's will have a number of tough roster choices to make this spring, as the team has significantly more players at their minor league camp than normal. The cuts began over the weekend. Inside, find out who was let go.
March 19, 2008
Right-hander John Herrera has been a jack-of-all-trades since being selected in the 10th round in the 2005 draft. The 6'6'' Herrera has played a number of roles, including starter, short reliever and long-man. After spending all of the 2006 season and the first four months of the 2007 season in Kane County, Herrera was recently promoted to Stockton. We recently caught-up with the Redlands native.
August 21, 2007
GENEVA, IL - The Kane County Cougars hitting woes continued Sunday night at Elfstrom Stadium as Clinton LumberKings LHP Broc Coffman (5-0) puzzled hitters all day hurling seven innings of three-hit ball while giving up one run to earn the victory.
June 4, 2007
The Oakland A's major league starting rotation is currently leading the American League in ERA. However, the A's big league starters aren't the only pitchers in the system off to good starts. We detail a number of A's minor league starters who have found early season success.
April 13, 2007
The Kane County Cougars will be playing for a league championship as they put the finishing touches on Beloit in emphatic fashion on Sunday, winning by a score of 15-3. The Cougars will be squaring off against the West Michigan Whitecaps in the title round.
September 10, 2006