OAKLAND -- The A's have added catcher George Kottaras to their roster and optioned rookie catcher Derek Norris to Triple-A Sacramento. Kurt Suzuki is in the starting lineup and catching A.J.
The Oakland A's return home after a six-game road trip to take on the Tampa Bay Rays in a three-game series starting Monday, July 30.
The A's road trip continues with their 2nd visit of the year to Baltimore. Back in April, the O's took 2 of 3 from the A's at Camden Yards.