The A’s are placing their confidence in a journeyman left-hander whose biggest strength is the confidence he’s shown in himself.
Editor's note: The above video is from Billy Beane's media availability on Oct. 5.
The A’s officially announced the signing of left-hander Rich Hill on Friday.
To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, they designated pitcher A.J. Griffin for assignment.
The A’s dropped reliever Fernando Abad and outfielder Craig Gentry from their 40-man roster Friday, on a day major league teams faced a deadline to protect some of their better prospects.
It's no secret that San Francisco is in the market for some pitching help this offseason.