On Wednesday, the Oakland A's officially announced the re-signing of free agent pitcher Justin Duchscherer to a one-year contract. The deal is believed to be worth a guaranteed $2 million with incentives built in that can be worth an additional $3.5 million. Left-handed reliever Jay Marshall was designated for assignment to make room for Duchscherer.
December 30, 2009
The Sacramento River Cats pitching staff currently ranks fifth in the Pacific Coast League in ERA. Nathaniel Stoltz takes a closer look at the individual pitchers on the River Cats' staff to see whose ERAs are an accurate assessment of their performance thus far this season, and whose are misleading.
May 28, 2009
With half of the minor league season gone, it is time for us to look back and acknowledge the players who shined during the first part of the season. In the first of a two-part series, we hand out the awards for the top-five starters and top-six relievers in the Oakland A's system, based on their first-half performances.
June 23, 2008
In the latest edition of "By the Numbers," a regular feature on OaklandClubhouse where Nathaniel Stoltz examines aspects of the Oakland A's organization through statistical analysis, Stoltz takes a look at the UVI for some of the members of the Double-A Midland pitching staff thus far this season.
May 20, 2008