The A’s decided to attack the new market inefficiency, ambidextrous pitchers, by signing Pat Venditte, who was in the Yankee system for awhile.
The A's signed switch-pitcher Pat Venditte to a minor league deal that includes an invitation to spring training, according to his agent Marc Kligman.
It seems Billy Butler is already getting settled with the A’s.
Billy Butler probably thought the A’s were in his rear-view mirror after the American League Wild Card Game.
A lackluster body of work over the past two years did not dissuade the A’s from going hard after Billy Butler.