A's third baseman Danny Valencia was reinstated from the 15-day DL Friday and is back in Oakland's lineup vs. the Orioles.
A's right-handed pitcher Chris Bassitt went through Tommy John surgery for his right elbow Friday, with no complications.
The A's received a positive reinforcement Friday as the club reinstated third baseman and slugger, Danny Valencia, off the 15-day DL.


Athletics - Team News
Coco Crisp - OF
Coco Crisp (heel) could be available off the bench on Friday. Crisp hasn't played since Monday due to a heel issue but is feeling better. He's hitting .208/.293/.389 with three homers and four steals on the season.
May 6 2:27PM Read More
Henderson Alvarez - S
Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) might only need two more rehab starts before joining the... Manager Bob Melvin said Friday that the club got a good report on Alvarez's last rehab outing on Thursday when he allowed one run over 4 2/3 innings. Barring a setback,...
May 6 2:26PM Read More
Danny Valencia - 3B
Athletics activated 3B Danny Valencia from the 15-day disabled list. Valencia spent the minimum amount of time on the DL and homered in one of his two rehab games. He'll return to a .294/.345/.353 batting line with the A's and will resume his...
May 6 9:07AM Read More
Tyler Ladendorf - 2B
Athletics optioned INF/OF Tyler Ladendorf to Triple-A Nashville. The A's are expected to activate Danny Valencia (hamstring) prior to Friday's game. Ladendorf barely played in his two weeks with the big club, going hitless in two at-bats.
May 6 5:42AM Read More
Chris Bassitt - S
Chris Bassitt (elbow) will undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery on Friday. We saw the writing on the wall when Bassitt was diagnosed with a torn UCL in his throwing elbow last week. Going by the usual Tommy John timeline, Bassitt won't be back...
May 5 3:00PM Read More
Marcus Semien - SS
Marcus Semien went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs scored in Wednesday's loss to the... Semien connected for a solo home run off Mariners starter Felix Hernandez in the third inning. It was his seventh homer of the young season. The 25-year-old shortstop is...
May 4 4:01PM Read More
Sean Manaea - S
Sean Manaea turned in a mixed-bag start to earn a no-decision in Wednesday's loss to the... Making his second start in the bigs, Manaea struck out six and walked one. All four runs on his line scored in the fifth inning, with Nelson Cruz's mammoth two-run homer to...
May 4 3:49PM Read More
Coco Crisp - OF
Coco Crisp is out Wednesday afternoon against the Mariners because of a heel issue. A's manager Bob Melvin also mentioned that Crisp saw a doctor Wednesday morning for a "non-baseball issue," so there might be something else going on here. The...
May 4 11:22AM Read More
Billy Burns - OF
Billy Burns went 2-for-4 with a pair of singles and a steal in Tuesday's loss to the Mariners. Burns scored the A's first run, coming home on a Jed Lowrie single in the sixth inning. Incidentally, Lowrie and Burns were the only two Athletic batters to finish the game...
May 3 9:53PM Read More
Sonny Gray - S
Sonny Gray struggled in Tuesday's 8-2 loss to the Mariners, yielding seven runs on 11 hits over... Gray was coming off a two-inning debacle against the Tigers (the shortest start of his career). While he managed to pitch into the eighth in Tuesday's tango with the...
May 3 9:51PM Read More
Danny Valencia - 3B
Danny Valencia (hamstring) will play one more rehab game with High-A Stockton on Wednesday. If all goes well, he will fly with the A's to Baltimore on Thursday and come off the disabled list Friday when first eligible. Valencia has been on the disabled list since...
May 3 4:50PM Read More
Daniel Mengden - S
Athletics RHP prospect Daniel Mengden scattered five hits and two walks over six shutout... 69 of his 96 pitches went for strikes. It was Mengden's first Triple-A start after beginning the year with Double-A Midland. The right-hander has won his last three starts,...
May 3 12:51PM Read More
Franklin Barreto - SS
Athletics SS prospect Franklin Barreto paced Double-A Midland with three hits including a solo... Barreto got off to a sluggish start this season but has raised his average over 200 points since April 22 by going 20 for his last 46 at the plate. He's collected at least...
May 3 12:25PM Read More
Danny Valencia - 3B
Danny Valencia (hamstring) went 0-for-3 on Monday in his first minor league rehab game with... Valencia, out since April 20 with a left hamstring strain, also played seven innings at third base. He's expected to be activated when he's first eligible on Friday....
May 3 5:29AM Read More
Kendall Graveman - S
Kendall Graveman surrendered four runs in 6 1/3 innings Monday in a loss to the Mariners. It was one run through five innings, but then Graveman gave up four hits and two runs in the sixth. For some reason, Bob Melvin sent him back out for the seventh anyway...
May 2 10:13PM Read More

Team Stats

Oakland Athletics Stats
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J. Lowrie289993150015.313
B. Burns249612263203.271
S. Vogt259010247036.267
J. Reddick28104122750412.260
K. Davis27103102421614.233
M. Semien2991111910712.209

J. Hahn101.0001106.240.00
A. Triggs00-1001.010.00
F. Rodríguez101.000120017.1151.04
J. Axford21.667120014.071.29
R. Madson101.000140813.2111.32
M. Rzepczynski00-140011.0101.64
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