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A's Stinson claimed, Barton headed for Triple-A
Daric Barton is sticking with the A's. The first baseman cleared waivers Thursday and is headed for Triple-A.
A's DFA Blackley, Barton for two waiver pitchers
The A's cut ties with Travis Blackley and Daric Barton to make room for two new pitchers, one with Bay Area ties.
Report: Barton , A's agree on one-year deal
Daric Barton is returning for his seventh season with the A's after avoiding arbitration with a new contract Friday.
Barton : '[Verlander] is their ace for a reason'
A's first baseman Daric Barton compliments the performance of Tigers starter Justin Verlander after a loss.
Melvin: 'We have to play good defense'
room and get a little bit stronger this year so I know we have something to prove offensively. What did you think of Daric Barton tonight inaction. He got off to a slow start obviously last year even with the glove he makes a nice plays in the fieldknow we have something to prove offensively. What did you think of Daric Barton tonight inaction. He got off to a slow start obviously last year even with the glove he makes a nice plays in
Shooty Babitt on A's decision to call up Barton , DFA Allen
series Royals were say is that then this news happened Daric Barton . Is back Brandon Allen it's he's gone. I mean is ..... leagues but this is a ball club that has a lot of laughter Daric Barton . He got off to a great start down there to look forabout the series Royals were say is that then this news happened Daric Barton . Is back Brandon Allen it's he's gone. I mean is is that surprising you and anyway. The only one that might be surprised might be Brandon Allen just knowing that. It happened so quickly -- Barton was just in AAA trying to get yourself right so we could -- called up to the big leagues but this is a ball club that has a lot of laughter Daric Barton . He got off to a great start down there to look for some type of spark and we know how they always feel about your pardon me. In 2002 and he was a player that they felt that he could be and he was. The best first baseman basically the best deep as a player all of the American League record to all these new stats they have. Is there any possibility that we're knocking -- this 2011 Barton was troubled completely I think so I think some of -- struggles last year even though he -- a lot had tothis organization has velocity. -- profiles as far as players -- concerned. Daric Barton fits the profile he's got it takes a lot of pitches he walked he has high on base percentage then hit a lot of power. But he does all the little small things at the -- -- that they need to have a perfect or pull the type combination for him to be able to contribute to his office so. I think Derek Bart has definitely got -- they've likely got it to think that can help them over there it's just that Brandon Allen and how -- they didn't bring it things that the a's needed now was -- power. And that definitely not the type unit that Martin's. Well there you have it on the -- Eric Barton is back your everyday starting first baseman there's instant reaction right now.
2.21: A's spring training -- Daric Barton
Barton talks about his throwing program and what he has to do to get back on the field in 2012.