The A's already upgraded their miserable bullpen from last season and Joakim Soria is a big name of interest. Here's why he is and isn't worth it.
The A's traded away a versatile pitcher in Jesse Chavez Friday, and in doing so they bolstered an area that had trouble all season in 2015...
The A's newest left-handed pitcher Rich Hill has taken a long road and Oakland's front office trust his traits as well as his talent...


Athletics - Team News
Jose Torres - S
Athletics purchased the contract of LHP Jose Torres from High-A Stockton. The 22-year-old southpaw is now protected from next month's Rule 5 draft. He spent most of the 2015 season at Class-A Beloit where he compiled a terrific 2.69 ERA, 1.06 WHIP...
Nov 21 6:07AM Read More
Liam Hendriks - R
Athletics acquired RHP Liam Hendriks from the Blue Jays for RHP Jesse Chavez. The 26-year-old hurler is under team control through the 2019 season. He had a terrific season out of the Blue Jays bullpen in 2015, compiling a 2.92 ERA, 1.08 WHIP and...
Nov 20 4:20PM Read More
Joe Wendle - 2B
Athletics purchased the contract of 2B Joe Wendle from Triple-A Nashville. Wendle posted respectable numbers in his 577 at-bats in Triple-A during the 2015 season. The 25-year-old second base prospect slashed .289/.323/.442 with 10 homers and 57...
Nov 20 1:19PM Read More
A.J. Griffin - S
Athletics designated RHP A.J. Griffin for assignment. The A's just signed Rich Hill to a one-year contract, with Griffin's designation acting as their corresponding move. The 27-year-old right-hander's recovering from Tommy...
Nov 20 1:07PM Read More
Fernando Abad - R
Athletics designated LHP Fernando Abad for assignment. Abad pitched well enough in relief for the A's during the 2015 campaign, holding a 4.15 ERA, 1.34 WHIP and 45/19 K/BB ratio across 47 2/3 innings. The 29-year-old southpaw...
Nov 20 1:00PM Read More
Craig Gentry - OF
Athletics designated OF Craig Gentry for assignment. Gentry saw 50 at-bats with the A's in 2015. He did very little with them. The veteran outfielder slashed just .120/.196/.200 in that limited stretch of action. Still, Gentry...
Nov 20 12:57PM Read More
Rich Hill - S
Athletics signed LHP Rich Hill to a one-year contract. The A's signing of Hill was initially reported by Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan on November 17. The move's official, now. After signing a minor league contract with the Red Sox...
Nov 20 12:48PM Read More
Rich Hill - S
According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, the A's have signed Rich Hill to a one-year, $6... The Padres and Rays were also showing interest in Hill, but he ultimately lands with the A's. The Red Sox signed the 35-year-old southpaw to a minor league deal in August...
Nov 17 6:39PM Read More
Rich Hill - S
According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, the Athletics are in negotiations with free agent... Hill was last seen pitching for the Red Sox, who called him up from the minors in September. In four starts, the veteran southpaw held a 1.55 ERA, 0.65 WHIP and 36/5 K/BB...
Nov 17 4:56PM Read More
Rich Hill - S
Free agent southpaw Rich Hill is expected to make a decision this week on where he'll pitch in... The Red Sox, with whom he twirled 29 incredible innings to end the season, are not believed to be in the mix for his services. After toiling in the minor leagues for most of...
Nov 16 4:52PM Read More
Rich Hill - S
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Rays are talking to free agent Rich Hill. Hill has already been linked to several different clubs this month after posting a 1.55 ERA, 0.65 WHIP, and 36/5 K/BB ratio over 29 innings for the Red Sox in 2015. All the...
Nov 12 8:23AM Read More
Rich Hill - S
According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Padres are one team interested in Rich Hill. Hill signed a minor league contract with the Red Sox in August and was eventually called to the bigs in early September. He made four starts to close out the season,...
Nov 11 5:09PM Read More
Sonny Gray - S
Athletics general manager David Forst said Tuesday that the club will not trade Sonny Gray this... "We are not trading Sonny Gray," Forst said emphatically. There had been some speculation that Oakland might seek to deal their ace as they look to re-tool again,...
Nov 10 2:12PM Read More
Bob Melvin - C
The Athletics will interview Mark Kotsay next week for their bench coach position. While there is no current vacancy there, the expectation is that current bench coach Mike Aldrete would slide over to become the first base coach should Kotsay join the...
Nov 7 5:40AM Read More
Andrew Lambo - OF
Athletics claimed 1B/OF Andrew Lambo off waivers from the Pirates. Lambo's 2015 season was cut short due to plantar fasciitis, but when healthy he has quite a bit of pop in his bat. He'll compete for a bench role with the A's in the spring.
Nov 6 3:53PM Read More

Team Stats

Oakland Athletics Stats
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B. Burns12552070153189542.294
J. Reddick149526671432542077.272
S. Vogt136445581162131871.261
B. Lawrie149562641462931660.260
M. Semien155556651432371545.257
B. Butler151538631352811565.251

I. Davis00-2002.010.00
A. Castro01.0005004.042.25
S. Gray147.66731310208.01692.73
J. Hahn66.5001616096.2643.35
C. Bassitt18.1111813086.0643.56
D. Pomeranz56.455539386.0823.66
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