Oakland A's MLN: Minor League Free Agents

With the end of the 2008 major league season only a week away, the start of the major and minor league free agency period is about to begin. The Oakland A's have a number of minor leaguers who are eligible for free agency. Click inside to find out the A's minor league free agents…
October 23, 2008

Sacramento Photo Gallery: 'Cats Lose Big

SACRAMENTO - The Sacramento River Cats have been one of the best teams in the Pacific Coast League all season, but Saturday night's contest with the rival Fresno Grizzlies was one to forget. The River Cats lost big, 15-0. We have photos from the game inside...
August 31, 2008

2008 Midland Rockhounds Preview

After two consecutive seasons of playoff appearances - including a Texas League championship in 2005 - the Midland Rockhounds fell short of the post-season in 2007. The Rockhounds will be looking to get back to the promised land in 2008 behind the strength of a roster comprised of a mix of experienced veterans and young talent.
April 2, 2008

August's Best Performances: A's MiLB Pitchers

The minor league regular season is finally in the books. A number of A's minor leaguers had strong finishes to their seasons. We take a look at the top pitching performances in the A's system during the month of August.
September 5, 2007

Oakland A's Spring Training Battles: RP

The weather outside might still be frightful, but spring is just around the corner and that means only one thing: baseball! Every year, we preview the spring training roster battles that will take place during major league camp. While these battles may change based on a late move, most of these scenarios will still hold true. We conclude our series with a look at the relief pitching battle.
February 11, 2007

Trade Analysis: Saarloos For Shafer

On Tuesday, the Oakland A's sent swingman Kirk Saarloos to Cincinnati for minor league reliever David Shafer. We have an analysis of this trade inside.
January 23, 2007

A's Trade Saarloos To Reds For Reliever

The Oakland A's cleared some of their roster crunch on Tuesday and trimmed their payroll by sending swingman Kirk Saarloos to the Cincinnati Reds along with a player to be named later. In return, the A's received minor league reliever David Shafer and a player to be named later of their own.
January 23, 2007