A's Press Releases
Friday, October 31, 2014
A's select Ladendorf from Sacramento; Claim Brown off waivers from the Mets
The Oakland A's selected infielder Tyler Ladendorf from Triple-A Sacramento and claimed outfielder Andrew Brown off waivers from the New York Mets, the club announced today.
Athletics announce 2015 Spring Training schedule
The Oakland Athletics, now setting aim on a fourth straight appearance in Major League Baseball's postseason, will christen their new Spring Training home in Mesa, Ariz. when they make their 2015 Cactus League debut Tuesday, March 3 against the San Francisco Giants at newly renovated Hohokam Stadium.
A's Name Darren Bush Hitting Coach
The Oakland A's promoted Darren Bush to hitting coach, the club announced today.
A's expand partnership with Ovations Food Services to include retail merchandise
The Oakland A's today announced a partnership with Ovations Food Services-the O.co Coliseum's current food and beverage service provider-to also manage the team's retail merchandise.
A's name Mike Aldrete new bench coach
The Oakland Athletics have announced the hiring of Mike Aldrete as bench coach, rejoining Manager Bob Melvin for a third time in his 13-year coaching career.
A's claim RHP Jorge De Leon off waivers from Houston; Release DH Adam Dunn
The Oakland A's have claimed right-handed pitcher Jorge De Leon off waivers from the Houston Astros, the team announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's have released designated hitter Adam Dunn.
Josh Donaldson named A's nominee for Hank Aaron Award
Major League Baseball and MLB Advanced Media announced that Josh Donaldson was named the Oakland A's nominee for the 2014 Hank Aaron Award .
A's Extend Player Development Contract with Single-A Beloit
The Oakland Athletics have announced the club has extended its Player Development Contract with Single-A Beloit (Wisc.) of the Midwest League through the 2016 season. The Beloit Snappers have served as a minor league affiliate for the A's since 2013.
Lowrie to receive Dave Stewart Award this Wednesday
Oakland A's shortstop Jed Lowrie has been named the recipient of the 2014 Dave Stewart Community Service Award, which is given annually to an A's player in recognition of charitable contributions throughout Northern California and across the nation.