2013 Sacramento River Cats Preview

With a talented roster, the Sacramento River Cats are once again poised for another post-season appearance. Chris Biderman previews the 2013 version of the Oakland A's Triple-A affiliate.
April 2, 2013

Oakland A's Spring Q&A: Keith Lieppman, P. 2

In part two of our spring conversation with Oakland A's Director of Player Development Keith Lieppman, we discuss Grant Green, Miles Head, Jefry Marte, Arnold Leon, Renato Nunez, Michael Choice, Vicmal De La Cruz, Conner Crumbliss, Tyler Ladendorf, Tony Thompson, Darren Byrd, Shane Peterson, David Mota, Omar Duran, the move to Mesa and more...
March 25, 2013

2012 Year In Review: Midland Rockhounds

The Midland Rockhounds' Opening Day roster featured a number of big names, two of which would go on to factor into the Oakland A's 2012 season. But how did the team fare overall? We take a look...
October 15, 2012

Sacramento Notebook: New Faces

WEST SACRAMENTO, CA - September is always a tricky month in baseball, especially for Triple-A clubs competing in the postseason. With the playoffs starting in early September, teams juggle the idea of promoting key prospects to the big leagues against keeping them in the minors to receive regular at-bats.
September 6, 2012

Midland Notebook: Surge Needed

After a disappointing first half, the Midland Rockhounds were looking for a second-half turnaround. That turnaround has yet to materialize. Edward Isaacs brings us up-to-date on the Rockhounds.
July 12, 2012

Oakland A's MLN: Pitcher Promotions

In this edition of Oakland A's Minor League Notebook, we cover roster movement, the continued domination of the Arizona Rookie League A's and more...
July 5, 2012

Horton Happy To Be Back On The Field

MIDLAND, TX - After so many memorable seasons in his baseball career, Josh Horton would likely prefer to forget the 2011 campaign. The Oakland A's infield prospect began the year in big league camp but missed most of the regular season with a hamstring injury. Now back on the field, Horton is aiming to make 2012 a year not to forget with a return to the post-season with the Midland Rockhounds.
June 14, 2012