TOP 50 OAKLAND ATHLETICS NEWS Latest 50 Oakland Athletics news http://www.kffl.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:29:58 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Athletics | Jake Elmore close to rehab assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901640-athletics-jake-elmore-close-to-rehab-assignment Oakland Athletics 2B Jake Elmore (quadriceps) is close to starting a rehab assignment. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:30:29 -0500 Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes resting http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901599-athletics-yoenis-cespedes-resting Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (heel) is out of the lineup to rest his bruised ... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:34:26 -0500 Athletics | Andy Parrino claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901557-athletics-andy-parrino-claimed The Oakland Athletics claimed 2B Andy Parrino off waivers from the Texas Rangers Monday, April ... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:29:10 -0500 Athletics | Jesse Chavez makes history http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901512-athletics-jesse-chavez-makes-history Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Chavez became the first pitcher in franchise history to be on ... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 05:37:41 -0500 Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901475-athletics-yoenis-cespedes-leaves-game Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (heel) left the game early Sunday, April 20, because of ... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:40:40 -0500 Athletics | Eric O'Flaherty throws bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901388-athletics-eric-o'flaherty-throws-bullpen Oakland Athletics RP Eric O'Flaherty (elbow) threw a bullpen session in front of manager Bob ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:30:18 -0500 Athletics | A.J. Griffin has not resumed throwing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901365-athletics-a.j.-griffin-has-not-resumed-throwing Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin is uncertain when SP A.J. Griffin (elbow) will begin a ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:01:42 -0500 Athletics | To continue using closer-by-committee approach http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901359-athletics-to-continue-using-closer-by-committee-approach Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin confirmed that the team will continue to use a closer-by-committee ... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 11:24:59 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp back in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901242-athletics-coco-crisp-back-in-lineup Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) is returning to the starting lineup Friday, April 18. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:58:34 -0500 Athletics | Agree to extension with Sean Doolittle http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901240-athletics-agree-to-extension-with-sean-doolittle The Oakland Athletics agreed to a five-year contract extension with RP Sean Doolittle Friday, April ... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:23:23 -0500 Athletics | Alberto Callaspo improving defensively http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901003-athletics-alberto-callaspo-improving-defensively Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin was hitting INF Alberto Callaspo balls at first base and ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:02:58 -0500 Athletics | Unclear when Jim Johnson will close http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901002-athletics-unclear-when-jim-johnson-will-close Oakland Athletics RP Jim Johnson has been making progress since being bumped from the closer's ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:02:35 -0500 Athletics | Struggling Josh Reddick held out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901001-athletics-struggling-josh-reddick-held-out Oakland Athletics OF Josh Reddick was out of the starting lineup Wednesday, April 16. He ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:02:11 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp available off bench http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901000-athletics-coco-crisp-available-off-bench Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) was out of the starting ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:01:42 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir feels good after bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900974-athletics-scott-kazmir-feels-good-after-bullpen Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) said he was pain-free during his bullpen session Wednesday, ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:37:22 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp out again http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900957-athletics-coco-crisp-out-again Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, April 16. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:13:06 -0500 Athletics | Marcus Walden claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900901-athletics-marcus-walden-claimed The Oakland Athletics claimed RP Marcus Walden off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday, ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:03:43 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp still out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900762-athletics-coco-crisp-still-out Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) remains out of the lineup Tuesday, April 15. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:05:04 -0500 Athletics | Luke Gregerson notches save http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900682-athletics-luke-gregerson-notches-save Oakland Athletics RP Jim Johnson came on in the eighth inning down 2-1 Monday, April ... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:27:10 -0500 Athletics | Jesse Chavez continues dealing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900680-athletics-jesse-chavez-continues-dealing Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Chavez had his third straight solid start Monday, April 14, but ... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:21:43 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir takes day off http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900636-athletics-scott-kazmir-takes-day-off Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) said Monday, April 14, that ... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:16:20 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir expects to start this weekend http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900635-athletics-scott-kazmir-expects-to-start-this-weekend Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) said his left triceps feels fine, and he is ... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:03:49 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900616-athletics-coco-crisp-out Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (hamstring) is receiving the day off Monday, April 14. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:12:21 -0500 Athletics | Joe Blanton retires http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900504-athletics-joe-blanton-retires Oakland Athletics SP Joe Blanton has retired. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:06:46 -0500 Athletics | Blake Forsythe acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900494-athletics-blake-forsythe-acquired The Oakland Athletics acquired C Blake Forsythe from the New York Mets on Sunday, April ... Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:24:22 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir has sore triceps http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900471-athletics-scott-kazmir-has-sore-triceps Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) left his outing Sunday, April ... Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:18:30 -0500 Athletics | Joe Blanton abandons comeback http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900470-athletics-joe-blanton-abandons-comeback Oakland Athletics SP Joe Blanton left Triple-A Sacramento after just two appearances, and whether he ... Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:17:34 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir hurt? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900454-athletics-scott-kazmir-hurt? Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (forearm) left the game after six innings Sunday, April 13, ... Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:04:43 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp returns http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900372-athletics-coco-crisp-returns Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (wrist) returned to the lineup Saturday, April 12. Sat, 12 Apr 2014 14:25:00 -0500 Athletics | Sam Fuld designated for assignment http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900370-athletics-sam-fuld-designated-for-assignment Oakland Athletics OF Sam Fuld was designated for assignment. Sat, 12 Apr 2014 14:16:02 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook not option to close http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900313-athletics-ryan-cook-not-option-to-close Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook is not an option to close at this point because ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:44:41 -0500 Athletics | Josh Reddick working with hitting coach http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900297-athletics-josh-reddick-working-with-hitting-coach Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said OF Josh Reddick has been working with hitting coach ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:00:56 -0500 Athletics | Closer will depend on matchup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900291-athletics-closer-will-depend-on-matchup Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said the team's closer-by-committee approach will depend greatly on the ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:26:49 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp, Josh Reddick out of lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900249-athletics-coco-crisp,-josh-reddick-out-of-lineup Oakland Athletics OFs Coco Crisp (wrist) and Josh Reddick are not in the starting lineup ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:13:33 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900195-athletics-craig-gentry-activated The Oakland Athletics activated OF Craig Gentry (back) from the 15-day disabled list Friday, April ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:42:19 -0500 Athletics | Josh Reddick out of lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900083-athletics-josh-reddick-out-of-lineup Oakland Athletics OF Josh Reddick, who is hitting .103 with 13 strikeouts in 29 at-bats ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:46:11 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp hits in cages http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900082-athletics-coco-crisp-hits-in-cages Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (wrist) hit in the cages Thursday, April 10, after receiving ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:45:28 -0500 Athletics | Going with closer-by-committee http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900069-athletics-going-with-closer-by-committee Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said the team will give RP Jim Johnson a break ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:36:35 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp sits http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900055-athletics-coco-crisp-sits Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (wrist) was out of the lineup Wednesday, April 9, after ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:22:53 -0500 Athletics | Jesse Chavez off to hot start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900054-athletics-jesse-chavez-off-to-hot-start Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Chavez has allowed two runs (1.38 ERA) in 13 innings and ... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:20:08 -0500 Athletics | Eric Berger released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900021-athletics-eric-berger-released The Oakland Athletics released P Eric Berger Wednesday, April 9. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:43:13 -0500 Athletics | Addison Russell out at least a month http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900014-athletics-addison-russell-out-at-least-a-month Oakland Athletics SS Addison Russell (hamstring) is dealing Grade 3 hamstring strain and will miss ... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:10:14 -0500 Athletics | Bob Melvin mum on possible closer change http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900010-athletics-bob-melvin-mum-on-possible-closer-change Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin didn't have much to say regarding a potential change in ... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:52:51 -0500 Athletics | Derek Norris wins game with homer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899985-athletics-derek-norris-wins-game-with-homer Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris hit a game-winning, pinch-hit three-run home run Wednesday, April 9, ... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:01:38 -0500 Athletics | Jim Johnson blows another save http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899984-athletics-jim-johnson-blows-another-save Oakland Athletics RP Jim Johnson blew his second save of the season against the Minnesota ... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:57:46 -0500 Athletics | Jed Lowrie in lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899913-athletics-jed-lowrie-in-lineup Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (leg) is back in the lineup Wednesday, April 9, after ... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:17:04 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir has stiff back http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899681-athletics-scott-kazmir-has-stiff-back Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris said SP Scott Kazmir (back) was dealing with a little ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:50:23 -0500 Athletics | Jed Lowrie day-to-day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899672-athletics-jed-lowrie-day-to-day Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (leg) is being diagnosed with a right lower leg contusion, ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:41:09 -0500 Athletics | Jed Lowrie exits game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899669-athletics-jed-lowrie-exits-game Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (foot) is leaving the game after being hit by a ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:33:01 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp out, receives cortisone shot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899641-athletics-coco-crisp-out,-receives-cortisone-shot Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (wrist) is out of the lineup with left wrist inflammation ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:59:33 -0500 Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes bothered by sore heel http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899639-athletics-yoenis-cespedes-bothered-by-sore-heel Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (heel) has been bothered by a right heel bruise, but ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:51:09 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook to be eased in http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899637-athletics-ryan-cook-to-be-eased-in Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin prefers to ease RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) back in to ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:50:44 -0500 Athletics | Evan Scribner optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899586-athletics-evan-scribner-optioned The Oakland Athletics optioned RP Evan Scribner to Triple-A Sacramento Monday, April 7. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:25:59 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899582-athletics-ryan-cook-activated The Oakland Athletics activated RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list Monday, April ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:57:34 -0500 Athletics | A.J. Griffin update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899564-athletics-a.j.-griffin-update Oakland Athletics SP A.J. Griffin (elbow) will stay in Oakland and begin strengthening exercises this ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 05:27:23 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry near return http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899563-athletics-craig-gentry-near-return Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) will make at least one more rehab appearance before ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 05:21:04 -0500 Athletics | Tommy Milone to have start skipped http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899404-athletics-tommy-milone-to-have-start-skipped Oakland Athletics SP Tommy Milone's turn in the starting rotation will be skipped Sunday, April ... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 11:46:23 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook expected to return soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899317-athletics-ryan-cook-expected-to-return-soon Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) may only need one more rehab outing before being ... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:19:02 -0500 Athletics | Coco Crisp walks it off http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899243-athletics-coco-crisp-walks-it-off Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp hit a walkoff homer to win the game in the ... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 06:53:48 -0500 Athletics | Jim Johnson unlikely to be available http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899178-athletics-jim-johnson-unlikely-to-be-available Oakland Athletics RP Jim Johnson likely will not be available to pitch Thursday, April 3, ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:27:32 -0500 Athletics | Michael Taylor outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899141-athletics-michael-taylor-outrighted Oakland Athletics OF Michael Taylor cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento Thursday, April ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:04:46 -0500 Athletics | Jake Elmore on DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899140-athletics-jake-elmore-on-dl The Oakland Athletics placed 2B Jake Elmore (quadriceps) on the minor league disabled list with ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:04:18 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir bests former mates http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899077-athletics-scott-kazmir-bests-former-mates Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir allowed just three hits and no walks over 7 1/3 ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:41:53 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook close to returning http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899043-athletics-ryan-cook-close-to-returning Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) will make a rehab outing with Single-A Stockton Thursday, ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:52:00 -0500 Athletics | Josh Lindblom to make start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899042-athletics-josh-lindblom-to-make-start Oakland Athletics SP Josh Lindblom has been called up from Triple-A Sacramento to make the ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:50:01 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry leaves team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898898-athletics-craig-gentry-leaves-team Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) left the team Tuesday, April 1, for the birth ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:32:38 -0500 Athletics | Sonny Gray gets extra day to rest http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898897-athletics-sonny-gray-gets-extra-day-to-rest Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray (ankle) will get an extra day ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:32:11 -0500 Athletics | Several candidates for Game 2 Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898896-athletics-several-candidates-for-game-2-wednesday The Oakland Athletics have had to shake up their rotation plans due to a rainout ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:31:47 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir to work in Game 1 Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898895-athletics-scott-kazmir-to-work-in-game-1-wednesday The game between the Cleveland Indians and Oakland Athletics Tuesday, April 1, was rained out, ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:30:56 -0500 Athletics | Jesse Chavez might pitch Thursday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898894-athletics-jesse-chavez-might-pitch-thursday The Oakland Athletics had their game against the Cleveland Indians rained out Tuesday, April 1. ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:30:25 -0500 Athletics | Sonny Gray fine http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898871-athletics-sonny-gray-fine Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said SP Sonny Gray's (ankle) ankle is fine after being ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:12:08 -0500 Athletics | Sonny Gray hit on ankle http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898809-athletics-sonny-gray-hit-on-ankle Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray (ankle) was hit by a batted ball from Cleveland Indians ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:17:34 -0500 Athletics | Opening Day frustration continues http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898808-athletics-opening-day-frustration-continues The Oakland Athletics dropped their 10th straight Opening Day contest Monday, March 31, falling 2-0 ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:14:36 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook throws sim game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898760-athletics-ryan-cook-throws-sim-game Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (back) threw a simulated game Monday, March 31. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:54:01 -0500 Athletics | Joe Blanton signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898712-athletics-joe-blanton-signs The Oakland Athletics have reportedly signed free-agent RP Joe Blanton (Angels) to a minor league ... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:06:23 -0500 Athletics | Four players placed on 15-day disabled list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898607-athletics-four-players-placed-on-15-day-disabled-list The Oakland Athletics have officially placed SP A.J. Griffin (elbow), RPs Ryan Cook (shoulder) and ... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 12:08:45 -0500 Athletics | Jake Elmore cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898606-athletics-jake-elmore-cut The Oakland Athletics have optioned 2B Jake Elmore to Triple-A Sacramento. Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:59:50 -0500 Athletics | Billy Burns headed for Midland http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898545-athletics-billy-burns-headed-for-midland Oakland Athletics OF Billy Burns was optioned to Double-A Midland Saturday, March 29. He rolled ... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:34:08 -0500 Athletics | Stephen Vogt optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898544-athletics-stephen-vogt-optioned Oakland Athletics C Stephen Vogt was optioned to Triple-A Sacramento Saturday, March 29. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:33:22 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry expected back soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898543-athletics-craig-gentry-expected-back-soon Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) is eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list ... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:32:36 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook expected back April 5 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898542-athletics-ryan-cook-expected-back-april-5 Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) is eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list ... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:32:12 -0500 Athletics | Sam Fuld wins reserve job http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898541-athletics-sam-fuld-wins-reserve-job Oakland Athletics OF Sam Fuld made the team as an extra outfielder. He can play ... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:27:24 -0500 Athletics | Drew Pomeranz wins bullpen job http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898540-athletics-drew-pomeranz-wins-bullpen-job Oakland Athletics RP Drew Pomeranz edged out RP Joe Savery to win the final bullpen ... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:26:43 -0500 Athletics | Joe Savery optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898539-athletics-joe-savery-optioned The Oakland Athletics optioned RP Joe Savery to Triple-A Sacramento Saturday, March 29. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:26:17 -0500 Athletics | Michael Taylor cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898534-athletics-michael-taylor-cut Oakland Athletics OF Michael Taylor was designated for assignment. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 15:27:06 -0500 Athletics | Eric Berger acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898530-athletics-eric-berger-acquired The Oakland Athletics acquired P Eric Berger from the Houston Astros for a player to ... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 14:58:11 -0500 Athletics | Option Hiroyuki Nakajima http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898475-athletics-option-hiroyuki-nakajima The Oakland Athletics optioned SS Hiroyuki Nakajima to Triple-A Sacramento Saturday, March 29. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 07:14:39 -0500 Athletics | Derek Norris works on plate, throwing mechanics http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897971-athletics-derek-norris-works-on-plate,-throwing-mechanics Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris, who will enter the season in a platoon with either ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:20:42 -0500 Athletics | Alberto Callaspo to platoon at 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897935-athletics-alberto-callaspo-to-platoon-at-1b Oakland Athletics 2B Alberto Callaspo will serve as the team's first baseman when the team ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:53:32 -0500 Athletics | Jarrod Parker has successful surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897934-athletics-jarrod-parker-has-successful-surgery Oakland Athletics SP Jarrod Parker (elbow) underwent successful Tommy John surgery Monday, March 24. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:51:05 -0500 Athletics | Nick Punto to sit out a few days http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897933-athletics-nick-punto-to-sit-out-a-few-days Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (hamstring) will sit out at least two days after suffering ... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:40:49 -0500 Athletics | Nick Punto leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897789-athletics-nick-punto-leaves-game Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (hamstring) left the game early with left hamstring tightness Monday, ... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:00:20 -0500 Athletics | Sam Fuld will be on roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897675-athletics-sam-fuld-will-be-on-roster Oakland Athletics OF Sam Fuld will be on the opening day roster because of the ... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 19:02:09 -0500 Athletics | Two expected to go on DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897674-athletics-two-expected-to-go-on-dl Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) and RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) are expected to start ... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:55:54 -0500 Athletics | Sonny Gray receives opening starts http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897673-athletics-sonny-gray-receives-opening-starts Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray will be the team's opening day starter. Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:50:05 -0500 Athletics | Kent Matthes claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897289-athletics-kent-matthes-claimed The Oakland Athletics claimed OF Kent Matthes off waivers from the Colorado Rockies Thursday, March ... Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:32:46 -0500 Athletics | Joe Savery won't start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897153-athletics-joe-savery-won't-start Oakland Athletics RP Joe Savery is being stretched out to be able to take on ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:03:40 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry 50-50 for OD roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897152-athletics-craig-gentry-50-50-for-od-roster Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) will receive at-bats in a minor league game Thursday, ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:01:57 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir throws bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897151-athletics-scott-kazmir-throws-bullpen Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) tossed a 35-pitch bullpen session Wednesday, March 19, and ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:01:37 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook feels fine http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897150-athletics-ryan-cook-feels-fine Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) felt fine after a 21-pitch live batting practice session ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:58:05 -0500 Athletics | Opening day starter announcement coming http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897043-athletics-opening-day-starter-announcement-coming Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said Tuesday, March 18, that he will wait to announce ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:32:23 -0500 Athletics | Fernando Rodriguez to throw Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897042-athletics-fernando-rodriguez-to-throw-friday Oakland Athletics RP Fernando Rodriguez (elbow) will throw in a minor-league game Friday, March 21. ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:31:59 -0500 Athletics | Jesse Chavez likely to debut April 2 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897041-athletics-jesse-chavez-likely-to-debut-april-2 Oakland Athletics SP Jesse Chavez is on track to slot into the rotation behind SPs ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:31:18 -0500 Athletics | Drew Pomeranz likely ticketed for Sacramento http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897040-athletics-drew-pomeranz-likely-ticketed-for-sacramento Oakland Athletics P Drew Pomeranz is expected to be stretched out to start, and he ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:30:35 -0500 Athletics | Four locks for bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897039-athletics-four-locks-for-bullpen Oakland Athletics RPs Jim Johnson, Luke Gregerson, Sean Doolittle and Dan Otero are each considered ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:30:07 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook to throw Thursday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897038-athletics-ryan-cook-to-throw-thursday Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) has yet to appear in a Cactus League spring ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:29:35 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir back to throwing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897021-athletics-scott-kazmir-back-to-throwing Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) will throw a bullpen session this week and return ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:30:52 -0500 Athletics | Josh Donaldson to sit Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896912-athletics-josh-donaldson-to-sit-tuesday Oakland Athletics 3B Josh Donaldson (calf) wants to return to Cactus League spring action Tuesday, ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:39:48 -0500 Athletics | Josh Donaldson to return Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896890-athletics-josh-donaldson-to-return-wednesday Oakland Athletics 3B Josh Donaldson (calf) will return to the spring lineup Wednesday, March 19. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:55:17 -0500 Athletics | Won't look outside for SP help http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896855-athletics-won't-look-outside-for-sp-help Oakland Athletics assistant general manager David Forst said the team won't look outside the organization ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:16:22 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir's injury minor http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896849-athletics-scott-kazmir's-injury-minor Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir's (triceps) injury is considered minor, and he could have pitched ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:45:55 -0500 Athletics | Scott Kazmir scratched http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896848-athletics-scott-kazmir-scratched Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir (triceps) was scratched from his outing Monday, March 17, with ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:36:23 -0500 Athletics | Jarrod Parker to have TJS http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896846-athletics-jarrod-parker-to-have-tjs Oakland Athletics SP Jarrod Parker (elbow) will undergo his second Tommy John surgery March 25, ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:33:19 -0500 Athletics | Josh Donaldson exits http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896735-athletics-josh-donaldson-exits Oakland Athletics 3B Josh Donaldson (calf) left the game Sunday, March 16, with right calf ... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 15:01:59 -0500 Athletics | A.J. Griffin shut down for three weeks http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896627-athletics-a.j.-griffin-shut-down-for-three-weeks Oakland Athletics SP A.J. Griffin (elbow) will be shut down for three weeks because flexor ... Sat, 15 Mar 2014 10:04:00 -0500 Athletics | OD in jeopardy for Jarrod Parker, A.J. Griffin http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896503-athletics-od-in-jeopardy-for-jarrod-parker,-a.j.-griffin Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin acknowledged that SPs Jarrod Parker (forearm) and A.J. Griffin (elbow) ... Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:51:39 -0500 Athletics | A.J. Griffin has elbow issue http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896494-athletics-a.j.-griffin-has-elbow-issue Oakland Athletics SP A.J. Griffin (elbow) is dealing with a potential elbow issue, and he'll ... Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:30:19 -0500 Athletics | Jarrod Parker has forearm tightness http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896493-athletics-jarrod-parker-has-forearm-tightness Oakland Athletics SP Jarrod Parker (forearm) is dealing with forearm tightness and will visit with ... Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:26:08 -0500 Athletics | Jarrod Parker still learning, in line for OD http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895787-athletics-jarrod-parker-still-learning,-in-line-for-od Oakland Athletics SP Jarrod Parker retired 12 of the final 13 batters he faced on ... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:41:02 -0500 Athletics | Addison Russell injured http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895505-athletics-addison-russell-injured Oakland Athletics SS Addison Russell (hamstring) exited his club's spring training contest Monday, March 10, ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:52:02 -0500 Athletics | Michael Ynoa, Raul Alcantara sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895426-athletics-michael-ynoa,-raul-alcantara-sent-down The Oakland Athletics sent Ps Michael Ynoa and Raul Alcantara were sent to the minor ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:47:25 -0500 Athletics | Michael Taylor could be trade option http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895425-athletics-michael-taylor-could-be-trade-option The Oakland Athletics might be able to get something for OF Michael Taylor, who is ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:44:04 -0500 Athletics | Daric Barton remains out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895423-athletics-daric-barton-remains-out Oakland Athletics 1B Daric Barton (hamstring) will miss at least another few days with a ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:39:57 -0500 Athletics | Derek Norris, Craig Gentry dealing with back ailments http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895421-athletics-derek-norris,-craig-gentry-dealing-with-back-ailments Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) is unavailable for the next few days with back ... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:39:29 -0500 Athletics | Derek Norris may be able to play Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895299-athletics-derek-norris-may-be-able-to-play-tuesday Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said C Derek Norris (back) may be able to play ... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 20:00:39 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook throws http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895220-athletics-ryan-cook-throws Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) threw 23 pitches during a bullpen session Saturday, March ... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 09:47:55 -0500 Athletics | Dusty Brown out six weeks http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895219-athletics-dusty-brown-out-six-weeks Oakland Athletics C Dusty Brown (shoulder) said he will need about six weeks to recover ... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 09:45:24 -0500 Athletics | Derek Norris dealing with injury http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895218-athletics-derek-norris-dealing-with-injury Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris (back) did not play in the team's spring training game ... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 09:42:54 -0500 Athletics | Daric Barton to miss time http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895217-athletics-daric-barton-to-miss-time Oakland Athletics 1B Daric Barton (hamstring) suffered a left hamstring strain Saturday, March 8, and ... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 09:42:27 -0500 Athletics | Josh Donaldson has contract renewed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895152-athletics-josh-donaldson-has-contract-renewed The Oakland Athletics have renewed the contract of 3B Josh Donaldson at the league minimum ... Sat, 08 Mar 2014 18:07:01 -0500 Athletics | Alberto Callaspo has back issue http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894890-athletics-alberto-callaspo-has-back-issue Oakland Athletics 2B Alberto Callaspo (back) is dealing with a back issue, but he's still ... Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:37:37 -0500 Athletics | John Jaso could play catch soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894328-athletics-john-jaso-could-play-catch-soon Oakland Athletics C John Jaso (elbow) could play catch in the next few days. He ... Sun, 02 Mar 2014 20:55:33 -0500 Athletics | Jake Elmore acquired http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894030-athletics-jake-elmore-acquired The Oakland Athletics have acquired 2B Jake Elmore from the Chicago White Sox for cash ... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:46:49 -0500 Athletics | Josh Donaldson expected to hit second http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894029-athletics-josh-donaldson-expected-to-hit-second Oakland Athletics 3B Josh Donaldson is expected to hit second in the starting lineup this ... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:35:51 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook back throwing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893989-athletics-ryan-cook-back-throwing Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) threw on flat ground Thursday, Feb. 27, and will ... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:26:07 -0500 Athletics | Andy Parrino cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893938-athletics-andy-parrino-cut The Oakland Athletics designated 2B Andy Parrino for assignment Thursday, Feb. 27. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 09:57:33 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry to miss time http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893936-athletics-craig-gentry-to-miss-time Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) will miss at least another 10 days while dealing ... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 09:44:52 -0500 Athletics | Fernando Rodriguez throws from mound http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893756-athletics-fernando-rodriguez-throws-from-mound Oakland Athletics RP Fernando Rodriguez (elbow) faced hitters Tuesday, Feb. 25, for the first time ... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:37:49 -0500 Athletics | Brandon Moss away from team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893295-athletics-brandon-moss-away-from-team Oakland Athletics 1B Brandon Moss (personal) was away from spring training camp Sunday, Feb. 23, ... Sun, 23 Feb 2014 13:56:24 -0500 Athletics | Sean Doolittle throws http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893214-athletics-sean-doolittle-throws Oakland Athletics RP Sean Doolittle (calf) threw to hitters for the first time Saturday, Feb. ... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:23:02 -0500 Athletics | Encouraged by Fernando Rodriguez's progress http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893213-athletics-encouraged-by-fernando-rodriguez's-progress Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said Saturday, Feb. 22, that he is extremely encouraged by ... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:22:15 -0500 Athletics | Sam Fuld has good chance to make club http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893212-athletics-sam-fuld-has-good-chance-to-make-club Oakland Athletics OF Sam Fuld profiles as the team's fourth or fifth outfielder, and manager ... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:20:50 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry to sit a few days http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893211-athletics-craig-gentry-to-sit-a-few-days Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) will be sidelined for a ... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:20:07 -0500 Athletics | Ryan Cook throws Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893162-athletics-ryan-cook-throws-saturday Oakland Athletics RP Ryan Cook (shoulder) went from throwing at a distance of 105 feet ... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 12:39:12 -0500 Athletics | Craig Gentry to have MRI http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893050-athletics-craig-gentry-to-have-mri Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (back) was held out of workouts Friday, Feb. 21, due ... Fri, 21 Feb 2014 17:13:10 -0500 Athletics | Aledmys Diaz drawing interest http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892932-athletics-aledmys-diaz-drawing-interest The Oakland Athletics are very interested in SS Aledmys Diaz but do not plan on ... Fri, 21 Feb 2014 02:12:31 -0500 Athletics | Drew Pomeranz likely a long reliever http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892488-athletics-drew-pomeranz-likely-a-long-reliever Oakland Athletics SP Drew Pomeranz will likely serve as a long reliever this season. Pomeranz ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:37:41 -0500 Athletics | Eric O'Flaherty to DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892434-athletics-eric-o'flaherty-to-dl The Oakland Athletics placed RP Eric O'Flaherty (elbow) on the 60-day disabled list Monday, Feb. ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:01:32 -0500 Athletics | Sean Doolittle not behind http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892433-athletics-sean-doolittle-not-behind Oakland Athletics RP Sean Doolittle (calf) threw a good bullpen Monday, Feb. 17, and he's ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 13:59:38 -0500 Athletics | Joe Savery claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892425-athletics-joe-savery-claimed The Oakland Athletics claimed RP Joe Savery off waivers from the Philadelphia Phillies Monday, Feb. ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 13:32:24 -0500