Wed, 22 May 2013 14:05:43 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles acquired 3B Josh Horton from the Oakland Athletics Wednesday, May 22. It's unknown what the Athletics received in return.
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 02:28:44 -0700
Updating a previous item, The Oakland Tribune's Joe Stiglich reports 10 players were cut Sunday, March 13. Players reassigned to minor league camp included P's Joe Bateman, Vinnie Chulk, Gabe DeHoyos, Fautino De Los Santos, Willie Eyre and Pedro Figueroa; C Max Stassi; 1B Sean Doolittle; 2B Adrian Cardenas and SS Josh Horton.
Sun, 27 Feb 2011 19:22:49 -0800
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Geren said Saturday, Feb. 26, that SS Josh Horton might be a little ahead of most of the players in camp when it comes to swinging the bat because he played three weeks in winter ball, reports Susan Slusser, of the San Francisco Chronicle. Horton is considered a long shot to win a backup infielder job out of camp. In addition to playing shortstop, he can also play second and third base.
Fri, 18 Feb 2011 11:21:04 -0800
Oakland Athletics IFs Eric Sogard, Steven Tolleson, Andy LaRoche and Josh Horton are all candidates to start the year as the team's utility infielder, according to MLB.com's Jane Lee. Tolleson might be the favorite because of his ability to play all three positions.
Tue, 08 Feb 2011 23:41:26 -0800
The Oakland Athletics have invited 20 non-roster players to spring training, according to MLB.com's Jane Lee. Among those on the invitation list are OF's Matt Carson, Jai Miller and Michael Choice; C's Anthony Recker and Max Stassi, SS Grant Green, 2B Jemile Weeks, 3B's Wes Timmons and Andy LaRoche, SS Josh Horton; RP's Fernando Cabrera, Vinnie Chulk, Gabe DeHoyos and Willie Eyre; and P's Joe Bateman, Danny Farquhar and Yadel Marti.
Sat, 07 Jul 2007 11:06:17 -0700
Mychael Urban, of Oakland.Athletics.MLB.com, reports the Oakland Athletics have signed 2007 second-round draft pick SS Josh Horton.