The Oakland A's announced on Friday that they had traded right-handed reliever Trystan Magnuson back to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations. The A's also announced the signings of free agents Edgar Gonzalez and Wes Timmons, who signed minor league deals.
November 4, 2011
During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Now that we have passed the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. We take a look at the progress of prospects 30-21 from our off-season list.
July 11, 2011
Not much in minor league baseball is consistent from year-to-year, but two consistencies have followed the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats every season: plenty of wins and even more roster changes. Both traits followed Sacramento in May. We take a look at the month that was inside.
June 3, 2011
With a 2.89 ERA, the Oakland A's bullpen is currently the second-best in the American League, but that didn't prevent the A's from tinkering with that bullpen on Wednesday. After carrying four lefties in the bullpen for much of the season, the A's sent one back to Sacramento and brought up a right-handed reliever in his place.
May 11, 2011
The Sacramento River Cats are on a roll. With a team ERA of 3.59, the River Cats are second in the PCL in pitching. That pitching was on display on Monday, as the River Cats blanked the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 9-0, for their third shutout of an eight-game homestand. Winners of seven of their last eight games, the River Cats begin a roadtrip tonight. We have photos of the Monday win inside.
May 10, 2011
The first weekend of games are in the books for the 2011 minor league season. The Oakland A's affiliates are off to decent starts, with the Midland Rockhounds leading the pack at 4-0, followed by the 3-1 Burlington Bees and the 2-2 Sacramento River Cats and Stockton Ports. We take a look at the early standouts inside...
April 11, 2011