Thu, 26 Aug 2010 17:08:26 -0700
The Oakland Athletics activated OF Matt Watson (kidney) from the 15-day disabled list Thursday, Aug. 26, and optioned him to the minors, according to CBSSports.com.
Tue, 10 Aug 2010 03:34:32 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Matt Watson (kidney) was placed on the 15-day disabled list, The Associated Press reports. The San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports that Watson had a procedure to remove a kidney stone, and it's unknown how long he'll miss.
Mon, 09 Aug 2010 02:50:30 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Matt Watson (side, back) was sent to a local hospital for tests after complaining of pain in his side and back Sunday, Aug. 8, The Associated Press reports.
Wed, 21 Jul 2010 16:20:40 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Matt Watson hit his first career major league home run Wednesday, July 21, according to The Associated Press.
Wed, 21 Jul 2010 10:32:07 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp was dropped to the ninth spot in the order Wednesday, July 21, but manager Bob Geren said the move is only temporary, according to MLB.com's Jane Lee. Crisp entered the game Wednesday 7-for-54 (.130) in his last 14 games. SS Cliff Pennington returned to the leadoff spot to take the place of Crisp. Pennington is hitting .367 (18-for-49) in July. OF Matt Watson received his second start in left field Wednesday with OF Gabe Gross resting.
Tue, 20 Jul 2010 09:01:32 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have many options for right field with OF Ryan Sweeney (knee) out for the rest of the season, according to The Oakland Tribune's Carl Steward. OF Gabe Gross started in right Monday, July 19, and manager Bob Geren said OFs Rajai Davis and Matt Watson could also see time there. OF Conor Jackson (hamstring) is also an option there when he returns from the disabled list.
Mon, 05 Jul 2010 12:08:57 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have recalled OF Matt Carson and OF Matt Watson from Triple-A Sacramento, reports Jane Lee, of MLB.com.
Mon, 05 Jul 2010 03:35:22 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Matt Carson or Matt Watson could be called up Monday, July 5, the San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports.
Fri, 04 Jun 2010 03:29:38 -0700
The Oakland Athletics signed OF Matt Watson and P Paul Oseguera from the Atlantic League to minor league deals, according to Baseball America's Matt Eddy.
Mon, 01 Jun 2009 11:23:08 -0700
CBSSports.com reports the New York Mets signed Japanese League OF Matt Watson to a minor league deal Sunday, May 31. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.