This past season, A's second basemen hit a combined .233 with a MLB-worst one home run. So, should they pursue free agent Asdrubal Cabrera?
Before Chase Headley reportedly agreed to return to the Yankees, the A's made a 'competitive bid' according to a report.
It was an eventful week of Winter Meetings for the A's. Insider Joe Stiglich takes a tour around the AL West to evaluate changes within the division.


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Jorge De Leon - R
Athletics released RHP Jorge De Leon. De Leon was designated for assignment last week to make room on the Athletics' 40-man roster. The 27-year-old reached the majors with the Astros in 2014 and should catch on...
Dec 17 5:46PM Read More
Shane Peterson - 1B
Athletics designated 1B Shane Peterson for assignment. Peterson was acquired from the Cardinals in 2009 as part of the Matt Holliday trade but only logged eight plate appearances for the A's. The 26-year-old did post a decent...
Dec 11 10:11AM Read More
Mark Canha - OF
Rockies selected first baseman Mark Canha from the Marlins with the second pick in the Rule 5... Canha, 25, hit .303/.384/.505 with 20 homers for Triple-A New Orleans last season, but he never got a shot with the Marlins. The A's evidently think he can contribute, maybe...
Dec 11 9:48AM Read More
Jonny Gomes - OF
The Cubs would like to sign free agent Jonny Gomes, according to Buster Olney of The Cubs make sense as a destination, as Gomes played under new manager Joe Maddon in Tampa. Gomes batted just .234/.327/.330 this past season, but he's a good clubhouse guy...
Dec 10 6:52PM Read More
Jonny Gomes - OF
Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports that the Orioles have expressed interest in free... Gomes batted just .234/.327/.330 with six home runs and 37 RBI in 321 plate appearances this past season between the Red Sox and Athletics, but he has a history of mashing...
Dec 9 2:30PM Read More
Jorge De Leon - R
Athletics designated RHP Jorge De Leon for assignment. Oakland needed to clear room on its 40-man roster after acquiring four players in Tuesday's Jeff Samardzija trade. De Leon was claimed off waivers from the Astros in...
Dec 9 10:09AM Read More
Marcus Semien - 3B
Athletics acquired INF Marcus Semien, C Josh Phegley, RHP Chris Bassitt, 1B Rangel Ravelo from... Semien is expected to take over as the A's starting shortstop with Jed Lowrie departing as a free agent. Semien has batted just .240/.293/.380 in 326 career plate...
Dec 9 9:59AM Read More
Josh Phegley - C
Athletics acquired C Josh Phegley, RHP Chris Bassitt, 1B Rangel Ravelo, and INF Marcus Semien... The White Sox have a long depth chart at catcher, so they felt comfortable throwing Phegley into this deal. The 26-year-old has not performed well at the major league...
Dec 9 9:55AM Read More
Chris Bassitt - S
Athletics acquired RHP Chris Bassitt, 1B Rangel Ravelo, INF Marcus Semien, and C Josh Phegley... Bassitt registered a 2.08 ERA and 49/17 K/BB ratio in 43 1/3 innings this past season between rookie ball and Double-A, then had a decent showing in five major league starts...
Dec 9 9:50AM Read More
Rangel Ravelo - 1B
Athletics acquired 1B Rangel Ravelo, INF Marcus Semien, RHP Chris Bassitt, and C Josh Phegley... Ravelo had a promising .309/.386/.473 slash line with 11 home runs and 66 RBI in 133 games this past season at the Double-A level. If the 22-year-old first base prospect...
Dec 9 9:45AM Read More
Scott Kazmir - S
Joel Sherman of the New York Post hears that the A's are not shopping Scott Kazmir. There's been a firesale raging this winter in Oakland, but Sherman says the Athletics are now looking to add some pieces. Kazmir is under contract for $13 million in 2015...
Dec 9 8:50AM Read More
Chris Bassitt - S
The San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports that the A's are expected to get... Bassitt, a former 16th-round pick out of the University of Akron, was a nice surprise in climbing to the majors last year. He lacks a lot of upside as a starter, but he...
Dec 8 11:01PM Read More
Marcus Semien - 3B
Yahoo! Sports' Jeff Passan reports that the Athletics would receive Marcus Semien and prospects... It makes sense, as the A's could plug Semien into their vacancy at shortstop, though he seems unlikely to be the headliner in the deal. Semien has batted just .240/.293/.380...
Dec 8 6:01PM Read More
Joe Wendle - 2B
Athletics acquired 2B Joey Wendle for 1B/OF Brandon Moss. The middle of the A's lineup takes another blow. This is a disappointing return for Moss, but he's coming off hip surgery and will make around $7 million next season. This...
Dec 8 10:02AM Read More
Niuman Romero - 1B
Athletics signed INF Niuman Romero to a minor league contract. Romero led the Eastern League in hits and on-base percentage this past season while batting .320/.417/.417 with five home runs and 48 RBI with the Orioles' Double-A...
Dec 5 1:05PM Read More

Team Stats

Oakland Athletics Stats
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Josh Donaldson158608931553122998.255
Jed Lowrie13650259125293650.249
Coco Crisp12646368114213947.246
Brandon Moss147500701172322581.234
Adam Dunn13142949941802264.219

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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