The speculation about whether Darin Ruf would make the Phillies roster this spring can now stop. The Phillies made the decision today to option Ruf to AAA Lehigh Valley. Optioning Ruf was one of three roster moves the Phillies made on Friday.
March 22, 2013
Before the season, the OaklandClubhouse staff took a stab at predicting how the 2012 season would unfold for the Oakland A's minor leaguers. Chris Biderman made five offense-related prediction. He reviews those predictions to see how he fared.
November 7, 2012
The Sacramento River Cats had yet another standout season, while also providing a steady stream of talent to the AL West champion Oakland A's. Chris Biderman takes a look back at the River Cats' 2012 season, starting with the Sacramento offense.
November 4, 2012
September is coming up quickly and that means that major league rosters will expand from a limit of 25 to a limit of 40. Over the past few years, September has meant an opportunity for the Oakland A's to try-out younger players at the major league level. This year, the A's will be looking to fortify their roster for a run at the post-season. We look at some potential September call-up candidates.
August 28, 2012