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A’s select first baseman Ryan Noda in Major League Rule 5 Draft

December 7, 2022

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics selected first baseman Ryan Noda from the Los Angeles Dodgers organization in the first round of the Major League portion of the Rule 5 Draft, the club announced today. The A’s also chose right-handed pitcher Joelvis Del Rosario from the Pittsburgh organization in

A's acquire RHP Chad Smith from Colorado for RHP Jeff Criswell

December 6, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s acquired right-handed pitcher Chad Smith from the Colorado Rockies for minor league right-handed pitcher Jeff Criswell, the club announced today. Smith made his Major League debut with the Rockies in 2022 and was 0-1 with a 7.50 ERA and .791 opponents OPS in 15

Oakland A’s celebrate local organizations during A’s Week of Giving

Oakland A’s Community Fund donated $120,000 to eight local community organizations
December 5, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — To celebrate the holiday season and continue to give back to the community, the A’s hosted their annual A’s Week of Giving last week, Nov. 28 through Dec. 2. During the A’s Week of Giving, the Oakland A’s Community Fund donated $120,000 to eight organizations that support

Oakland A’s to launch Giving Tuesday fundraiser on Tuesday, Nov. 29

Fans can donate online; proceeds benefit the Oakland A’s Community Fund and its programming in the Bay Area
November 28, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s Community Fund is launching its annual Giving Tuesday fundraiser to support its community programming in the Bay Area on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Fans who make an online donation at athletics.com/givingtuesday will receive a voucher for two tickets for a 2023 A’s home game. All

A's announce Major League coaching staff; add two athletic trainers

November 28, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s named Mike McCarthy as bullpen coach on Mark Kotsay’s coaching staff for the 2023 season, the club announced today. Marcus Jensen moves to quality control coach, Mike Aldrete takes over as first base coach, Eric Martins moves over to third base and Darren Bush

A’s Non-Tender Guerra, Koenig and MacKinnon

November 18, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s did not tender contracts to right-handed pitcher Deolis Guerra, left-handed pitcher Jared Koenig and infielder David MacKinnon, the club announced today. Guerra made one appearance in Spring Training and began the season on the injured list with a sprained right ulnar collateral ligament. He

Billy Beane to become Senior Advisor to A’s Managing Partner

November 18, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland A’s Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Billy Beane will assume a new role as Senior Advisor to the Managing Partner, working closely with John Fisher on strategic decisions, the Club announced today. In this new role, Beane will support the work of baseball operations now

A’s Claim OF Brent Rooker off Waivers from Kansas City

November 17, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s claimed outfielder Brent Rooker off waivers from the Kansas City Royals, the club announced today. Rooker combined to go 4-for-32 (.125) with a double, two RBI and three walks in 16 games with Kansas City and San Diego last season. He also hit .289

A’s select LHP Hogan Harris and OF Lawrence Butler

November 15, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s selected left-handed pitcher Hogan Harris from Triple-A Las Vegas and outfielder Lawrence Butler from High-A Lansing, the club announced today. Harris pitched for three different teams in the A’s farm system last season and combined to go 2-4 with a 3.42 ERA and .626

A’s outright RHP Daulton Jefferies to Triple-A Las Vegas

November 14, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s outrighted right-handed pitcher Daulton Jefferies to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Jefferies picked up the win in his first start of the season in 2022 but then lost each of his next seven starts before going on the injured list in mid-May.

A’s Announce Promotions for Schulman and Collins

November 11, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s named Brian Schulman as director of sports medicine and rehabilitation and Jeff Collins as head athletic trainer, the club announced today. Schulman will oversee all aspects of the medical and sport performance departments at both the Major League level and within player development as

Keith Lieppman announces retirement

November 3, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — Keith Lieppman, who spent 52 years in the A’s organization as a player, minor league manager, director of player development and most recently special advisor to player development, announced his retirement. “For the five decades Keith worked for the A's, he brought passion, deep knowledge, kindness, and

A’s claim INF Yonny Hernandez off waivers from Arizona

Five Players Outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas
November 3, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics claimed infielder Yonny Hernandez off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks, the club announced today. The A’s also outrighted left-handed pitcher Sam Selman, right-handed pitchers Austin Pruitt, Norge Ruiz and Collin Wiles, and infielder Nate Mondou to Triple-A Las Vegas. Hernandez began the season in

A’s 2023 Spring Training tickets now available

October 13, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. – Single-game tickets for the A’s ninth Spring Training season at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Arizona, are now on sale. Tickets are available at athletics.com/spring. The A’s will begin Cactus League play on Saturday, Feb. 25, when they host the Arizona Diamondbacks at Hohokam Stadium. The A’s will

A's and Kaiser Permanente to celebrate three recipients of Community Excellence Award

Three local organizations will be recognized pregame on Tuesday, Oct. 4
October 4, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. – The A’s and Kaiser Permanente will celebrate the Vietnamese American Community Center of the East Bay (VACCEB)*, The Bread Project, and *Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY) as the 2022 Kaiser Permanente Community Excellence Award recipients prior to the start of the game on Tuesday, Aug. 4. Representatives

A's place Machín on paternity list, select Mondou from Las Vegas

October 3, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics placed Vimael Machín on the paternity list and selected infielder Nate Mondou from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Machín batted .220 with a home run and 13 RBI in 73 games with Oakland after being selected from Las Vegas on June 30.

A’s Reinstate RHP Oller from IL; Place RHP Wiles on IL

September 30, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics reinstated right-handed pitcher Adam Oller from the injured list and placed right-handed pitcher Collin Wiles on the 15-day IL with a strained right shoulder, the club announced today. Oller was placed on the IL on Sept. 6 retroactive to Sept. 4 with right rib

A’s announce five members of the Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2023

A’s to celebrate Class of 2023 on Aug. 6, 2023, during Bay Bridge Series
September 24, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. – American League MVP Jason Giambi, World Series Champions Carney Lansford and Gene Tenace, Philadelphia Athletic Bob Johnson, and “Voice of God” public address announcer Roy Steele will be enshrined in franchise history forever as members of the Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2023. The group will

A’s designate INF Sheldon Neuse for assignment

September 24, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics designated infielder Sheldon Neuse for assignment, the club announced today. The move clears a roster spot for infielder Ernie Clement, who was claimed off waivers from the Cleveland Guardians yesterday. Neuse batted .214 with four home runs, 26 RBI and a .561 OPS in

A's claim INF Clement from Cleveland; recalled LHP Selman from Las Vegas

RHP Payamps Placed on Injured List
September 23, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics claimed infielder Ernie Clement off waivers from the Cleveland Guardians, recalled left-handed pitcher Sam Selman from Triple-A Las Vegas and placed right-handed pitcher Joel Payamps on the 15-day injured list with a strained lumbar muscle, the club announced today. Clement was on the Opening

A’s Tony Kemp to help plant 50 trees in Oakland on Friday

Event in partnership with The PG&E Corporation Foundation
September 22, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — A’s player Tony Kemp will join volunteers to plant 50 mature trees on Friday, Sept. 23, along the MLK Regional Shoreline in Oakland. In partnership with the Oakland Parks and Recreation Foundation, One Tree Planted, and Players for the Planet, the Oakland A’s and The PG&E Corporation

A’s Recall OF Capel from Las Vegas; Option OF Thomas to Las Vegas

September 20, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics recalled outfielder Conner Capel from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned outfielder Cody Thomas to Las Vegas, the club announced today. Capel was claimed off waivers from St. Louis on Sept. 9 and went 9-for-28 (.321) with two doubles and four RBI in seven games

A's place LHP Moll on injured list; recall LHP Koenig from Las Vegas

September 16, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics placed left-handed pitcher Sam Moll on the 15-day injured list with a strained left shoulder and recalled left-handed pitcher Jared Koenig from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Moll is 2-1 with a 2.91 ERA, .205 opponents batting average and .646 OPS in

A’s announce roster moves

September 14, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics reinstated outfielder Skye Bolt from the 10-day injured list and outrighted him to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. The A’s also announced that right-handed pitcher Domingo Tapia and outfielder Luis Barrera have cleared waivers and have been outrighted to Las Vegas. Bolt

A’s outright RHP Brent Honeywell to Triple-A Las Vegas

September 11, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif. — The A’s announced today that right-handed pitcher Brent Honeywell was reinstated from the 60-day injured list, cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas. Honeywell was acquired from the Tampa Bay Rays for cash considerations on Nov. 19, 2021. He allowed seven runs over 4.0