Jarrod Parker


NASHVILLE – The A’s have a clear idea of the type of starter they’re going after.

Reeling him in will be the challenge.


Having undergone two Tommy John surgeries on his right elbow, plus a third procedure after he fractured the same elbow in May, A’s right-hander Jarrod Parker is attempting a comeback for which the


OAKLAND – The pain of a 94-loss season is over for the A’s, but the work in correcting things is just beginning.


SEATTLE –- A team orthopedist has recommended shoulder surgery for Drew Pomeranz, but the A’s reliever will seek additional opinions before deciding whether to have it.


ANAHEIM -- Drew Pomeranz is being sent back to the Bay Area for an MRI for pain in his left shoulder.