Athletics

Renato Nunez has developed into one of the A's top prospects since he was signed at age 16. Oakland made a move Thursday to protect him...
Billy Butler has spent his entire eight-year career in Kansas City, but the veteran is optimistic about producing in Green and Gold next year.
The A's are getting funky. According to his agent, switch-pitcher Pat Venditte will be with the team when they convene for 2015 spring training.

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Athletics - Team News
Ryan Verdugo - S
Athletics signed LHP Ryan Verdugo to a minor league contract. The 27-year-old southpaw split the 2014 season between the Royals and Red Sox organizations, compiling a 3.94 ERA, 1.18 WHIP and 82/25 K/BB ratio over 75 1/3 innings at...
Nov 22 8:24AM Read More
Jim Fuller - S
Athletics signed LHP Jim Fuller to a minor league contract. The 27-year-old spent the 2014 season in the Twins organization where he posted a solid 2.41 ERA, 1.39 WHIP and 68/30 K/BB ratio over 56 innings at Double-A New Britain....
Nov 22 6:51AM Read More
Jon Lester - S
Rob Bradford of WEEI.com reports that Jon Lester is scheduled to meet with at least two teams... Lester met with Red Sox, Cubs and Braves this week. The Cardinals have been mentioned as one potential landing spot for Lester, so they could be one of the clubs the...
Nov 21 1:47PM Read More
Jon Lester - S
David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Braves did not make an offer... Braves president of baseball operations John Hart conceded Thursday that it was a "long shot" that they could afford Lester. It's possible an offer could still be...
Nov 20 5:26PM Read More
Renato Nunez - 3B
Athletics purchased the contract of 3B Renato Nunez from High-A Stockton. Nunez is now protected from December's Rule 5 Draft. The 20-year-old third baseman hit .279/.336/.517 with 29 home runs and 96 RBI in 124 games this past season in High-A...
Nov 20 11:55AM Read More
Jon Lester - S
Jayson Stark of ESPN confirms that the Braves are meeting Thursday with free agent left-hander... "Is it a long shot? Yeah, it's a long shot," acknowledged Braves president of baseball operations John Hart. "(But) we're keeping all the doors open." ...
Nov 20 7:39AM Read More
Jon Lester - S
A source tells Rob Bradford of WEEI.com that the Red Sox have shown a "willingness to... It was reported that the club made an offer in the range of $110-120 million over six years earlier this week. That's significantly higher than the four-year, $70 million...
Nov 19 5:19PM Read More
Jason Hammel - S
According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, the Marlins have interest in free agent Jason... It was previously reported that as many as 12 teams had interest in the right-hander. Hammel was having a great year with the Cubs before a mid-season trade to the A's, and...
Nov 19 5:01PM Read More
Jon Lester - S
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Red Sox's offer to free agent Jon Lester... Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston said Wednesday morning that the Red Sox are not expecting a quick decision from Lester, who can shop this proposal around to other teams to jack...
Nov 19 2:40PM Read More
Pat Venditte - S
Athletics signed LHP/RHP Pat Venditte to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring... Venditte is a switch-pitcher (meaning he can throw both left-handed and right-handed) who should get a shot in the major leagues at some point, perhaps next season in...
Nov 19 1:06PM Read More
John Jaso - C
Athletics general manager Billy Beane said Wednesday that John Jaso (concussion) has been... That means he'll be able to catch again, but it remains to be seen how often he'll be behind the plate next season. Jaso's last two seasons have ended prematurely due to...
Nov 19 10:10AM Read More
Billy Butler - DH
Athletics signed DH/1B Billy Butler to a three-year, $30 million contract. He's expected to receive $5 million of it as a signing bonus. It's a surprise that Butler was able to get such a contract after the worst offensive year of his career, but...
Nov 19 9:05AM Read More
Jon Lester - S
Gordon Edes of ESPNBoston.com reports that the Red Sox have made a contract offer to Jon... It's not clear what the offer is or if it's their final one, but either way Edes says the club is not expecting a quick decision from the left-hander. The Cubs are generally...
Nov 19 5:42AM Read More
Jonny Gomes - OF
Rob Bradford of WEEI.com reports the Cubs have shown interest in free agent Jonny Gomes. Bradford said the Cubs are one of five teams having "legitimate interest" in the soon-to-be 34-year-old. The Cubs have also been linked to Nick Swisher, an...
Nov 18 8:16PM Read More
Billy Butler - DH
Robert Murray of MLBDailyRumors.com reports the Athletics have signed Billy Butler to a... USA Today's Bob Nightengale confirmed the terms of the contract but said it isn't quite official just yet. How Butler will be utilized is up in the air -- Susan Slusser of...
Nov 18 7:28PM Read More

Team Stats

Oakland Athletics Stats
View All Players  |  Last updated Sep. 30, 1:28 A.M. ET
Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Josh Donaldson158608931553122998.255
Jed Lowrie13650259125293650.249
Coco Crisp12646368114213947.246
Brandon Moss147500701172322581.234
Adam Dunn13142949941802264.219

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
Joe Savery00-3004.000.00
Fernando Rodriguez101.0007009.041.00
Fernando Abad24.333690057.1511.57
Luke Gregerson55.500720372.1592.12
Eric O\'Flaherty101.000210120.0152.25
Dan Otero82.800720186.2452.28
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