A's Press Releases
Thursday, August 28, 2014
A's recall Pomeranz, option Freiman
The Oakland A's recalled left-handed pitcher Drew Pomeranz from Triple-A Sacramento and optioned first baseman Nate Freiman to Single-A Beloit, the club announced today.
A's Place C John Jaso on 7-day Disabled List
The Oakland A's placed catcher John Jaso on the seven-day disabled list retroactive to Sunday with a concussion, the club announced today.
A's place Doolittle on DL; recall Otero from Sacramento
The Oakland A's placed left-handed pitcher Sean Doolittle on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right intercostal, the club announced today. To take his spot on the roster, the A's recalled right-handed pitcher Dan Otero from Triple-A Sacramento.
A's acquire Soto from Texas, Anderson from Cincinnati
The Oakland A's acquired catcher Geovany Soto from the Texas Rangers for cash considerations and minor league catcher Bryan Anderson from the Cincinnati Reds for international money.
A's Reinstate OF Gentry from the DL; Option RHP Otero to Sacramento
The Oakland A's reinstated outfielder Craig Gentry from the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-handed pitcher Dan Otero to Triple-A Sacramento, the club announced today.
Chevron STEM ZONE on display this Saturday
During the A's vs. Los Angeles Angels game on Saturday, Aug. 23, the Chevron STEM ZONE-an interactive exhibit that explores the scientific concepts behind the game of baseball-will be on display at the O.co Coliseum for fans of all ages to enjoy.
Jeff Collins Wins PBATS Award
Longtime Oakland A's minor league medical coordinator Jeff Collins has been named the Athletic Trainer of the Year in the coordinator category by the Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society (PBATS).
News and Notes About the A's Upcoming Homestand
The Oakland A's, who have maintained baseball's best record for nearly two months, play host to the New York Mets and division-rival Los Angeles Angels in a five-game homestand beginning Tuesday, Aug. 19.
A's Place IF Lowrie on 15-Day DL; Recall IF Parrino from Triple-A Sacramento
The Oakland Athletics have placed infielder Jed Lowrie on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 14 with a fractured right index finger and recalled infielder Andy Parrino from Triple-A Sacramento, the team announced today.