Mon, 19 Jan 2015 01:47:03 -0800
The Washington Nationals signed free-agent 1B Kila Ka'aihue (Japanese League) to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:59:08 -0800
According to a source, the Hiroshima Carp of the Japanese League have picked up the option on 1B Kila Ka'aihue for the 2014 season.
Sun, 02 Jun 2013 13:39:42 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks have released minor league 1B Kila Ka'aihue from Triple-A Reno. He had an out clause in his contract.
Tue, 19 Mar 2013 11:11:12 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks reassigned 1B Kila Ka'aihue, RP Rommie Lewis, C Rossmel Perez and OF Brad Snyder to minor league camp Monday, March 18.
Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:50:34 -0800
The Arizona Diamondbacks have signed Oakland Athletics 1B Kila Ka'aihue to a minor-league contract. No financial terms were disclosed.
Sat, 16 Jun 2012 21:15:12 -0700
Oakland Athletics 1B Kila Ka'aihue cleared waivers Saturday, June 16, and was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento.
Wed, 06 Jun 2012 20:38:35 -0700
Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics 1B Kila Ka'aihue left the O.co Coliseum without comment Wednesday, June 6, after being designated for assignment. The timing is awful, as his wife is due to give birth to twins soon. OF Brandon Moss, who replaces Ka'aihue, had an out clause in his contract June 15, which manager Bob Melvin said is one reason for the move.
Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:20:47 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have designated 1B Kila Ka'aihue for assignment.
Sat, 02 Jun 2012 17:17:09 -0700
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said Saturday, June 2, that 1B Kila Ka'aihue persevered in the crowded first baseman job battle since the spring, and he has won the regular job in a battle with 1B Daric Barton which spilled into the season. "(Ka'aihue) was the guy forecast to be the first out of here," Melvin said.
Sat, 26 May 2012 13:39:14 -0700
Oakland Athletics 1B Kila Ka'aihue and OF Josh Reddick each went 1-for-4 with one home run and one RBI against the New York Yankees Friday, May 25.