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A’s reinstate OF Laureano from injured list; option OF Bolt to Las Vegas

June 16, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland A’s reinstated outfielder Ramón Laureano from the 10-day injured list and optioned outfielder Skye Bolt to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Laureano was placed on the IL June 1 retroactive to May 28 with a strained right hip and did not have a

A's exercise option on manager Bob Melvin's contract for 2022

June 15, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s have exercised the Club option on manager Bob Melvin’s contract for the 2022 season, the club announced today. Melvin has compiled an 808-715 (.531) record in 10-plus seasons since being named interim manager on June 9, 2011. Earlier this season, the Bay Area native

Oakland A’s to host vaccination clinic at all remaining 2021 regular-season home games

Free A’s tickets are available for fans receiving COVID-19 vaccine at Coliseum
June 11, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — As part of Major League Baseball’s “Vaccinate At The Plate” initiative, starting June 14, A’s fans can receive the COVID-19 vaccination at all remaining regular season home games this season at the Oakland Coliseum. Fans receiving a vaccine will be given a voucher for two tickets to

A’s reinstate LHP Guduan from injured list and designate him for assignment

June 9, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated left-handed pitcher Reymin Guduan from the 10-day injured list and designated him for assignment, the club announced today. Guduan was placed on the 10-day IL on May 28 retroactive to May 26 with a strained right groin. It was his second stint on

Oakland A's rename annual Pride Night after Glenn Burke

A's to host Glenn Burke Pride Night at the Coliseum on Friday, June 11
June 4, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s are celebrating the legacy of Glenn Burke, the first openly gay player in Major League Baseball and A’s alum, by renaming their annual Pride Night after him. The A’s will celebrate the Bay Area’s LGBTQ+ community with friends, families, and allies during Glenn Burke

Fans can vote to send their favorite Oakland A’s players to the 2021 All-Star Game

First phase of fan voting now available on MLB.com, A’s website, and Google Search
June 3, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Oakland A’s fans can now vote to send their favorite members of the Green and Gold to the 2021 MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard, as today marks the official start of Google All-Star Balloting. Oakland A’s players on the ballot include: Matt Olson (first base), Jed

A’s outfielder Stephen Piscotty named Lou Gehrig Memorial Award recipient

Piscotty to receive the award on ALS Awareness Day at the Coliseum on June 8
June 2, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — A’s outfielder Stephen Piscotty has been named the recipient of this year’s Lou Gehrig Memorial Award. Phi Delta Theta International Fraternity presents the award annually to a Major League Baseball player who best exemplifies the giving character of Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig, a member of the

A’s place OF Laureano on 10-day injured list; recall OF Bolt from Las Vegas

June 1, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed outfielder Ramón Laureano on the 10-day injured list retroactive to May 28 with a strained right hip and recalled outfielder Skye Bolt from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Laureano is batting .257 with 11 home runs, 22 RBI and eight stolen

A’s reinstate LHP Luzardo from 10-day IL; Option RHP Weems to Las Vegas

May 30, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated left-handed pitcher Jesús Luzardo from the 10-day injured list and optioned right-handed pitcher Jordan Weems to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Luzardo was placed on the injured list May 2 with a fractured left hand. He had a one-game rehab assignment

A’s place LHP Guduan on 10-day injured list; recall RHP Weems from Las Vegas

LHP A.J. Puk reinstated from the IL and optioned to Las Vegas
May 28, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed left-handed pitcher Reymin Guduan on the 10-day injured list retroactive to May 26 with a strained right groin and recalled right-handed pitcher Jordan Weems from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. The A’s also reinstated left-handed pitcher A.J. Puk from the injured

A’s reinstate DH Moreland from injured list; option OF Barrera to Las Vegas

May 27, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated designated hitter Mitch Moreland from the 10-day injured list and optioned outfielder Luis Barrera to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Moreland was placed on the IL May 18 retroactive to May 15 with an inflamed costochondral junction of his left rib.

Oakland Coliseum returns to full capacity on June 29

A’s to host fireworks show on July 2 to welcome all fans back home
May 27, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — To welcome all fans back to the Oakland Coliseum, the A’s will host a fireworks show on July 2 following the game versus the Boston Red Sox. The A’s will move to full capacity for the remainder of the season beginning with their June 29 game versus

A’s Select RHP Bedrosian from Las Vegas; option LHP Kolarek to Las Vegas

May 21, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s selected right-handed pitcher Cam Bedrosian from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned left-handed pitcher Adam Kolarek to Las Vegas, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A’s transferred Mike Fiers to the 60-day injured list. Bedrosian was a non-roster

A’s place DH Moreland on the injured list; recall OF Barrera from Las Vegas

May 18, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed designated hitter Mitch Moreland on the 10-day injured list retroactive to May 15 with an inflamed costochondral junction of his left rib and recalled outfielder Luis Barrera from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Moreland was hitting .237 with four home runs

A's reinstate IF/OF Pinder from injured list; option IF Machín to Las Vegas

May 14, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated infielder/outfielder Chad Pinder from the injured list and optioned Vimael Machín to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Machín will remain with the A’s on the road trip as part of the taxi squad. Pinder was on the A’s Opening Day roster

A’s recall RHP James Kaprielian; reinstate C Aramis Garcia from injured list

RHP Jordan Weems and C Austin Allen optioned to Las Vegas
May 12, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland A’s recalled right-handed pitcher James Kaprielian from Triple-A Las Vegas and reinstated catcher Aramis Garcia from the injured list, the club announced today. To clear space on the roster, the A’s optioned right-handed pitcher Jordan Weems and catcher Austin Allen to Las Vegas. Weems and

A’s place RHP Fiers on injured list; reinstate RHP Smith from injured list

May 8, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed right-handed pitcher Mike Fiers on the 10-day injured list retroactive to May 7 with a sprained right elbow and reinstated right-handed pitcher Burch Smith from the injured list, the club announced today. Fiers did not pitch this spring and began the season on

Oakland A’s to celebrate Oakland culture and community during 510 Weekend

May 7, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s will celebrate Oakland’s culture and community during 510 Weekend, May 7 to 9, during a three-game series at the Coliseum versus the Tampa Bay Rays. The weekend-long celebration comes ahead of 510 Day, the unofficial May 10 holiday – a nod to the 510

Oakland A's to celebrate nurses during Nurses Appreciation Week

Fans can nominate nurses to receive a special gift package and recognition from the A’s
May 6, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s will celebrate Bay Area nurses who respond to the call of action by lending a helping hand and demonstrating courage, strength, and self-sacrifice during Nurses Appreciation Week, presented by Kaiser Permanente, from May 10 to 14. Each day during Nurses Appreciation Week, the A’s

Peralta Colleges Foundation selects four students to receive 2021 Oakland A’s Sports Management Endowed Scholarship Award

Recipients from Peralta Community College District will receive $1,000 each to apply toward college expenses
May 5, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Peralta Colleges Foundation has selected four students to receive the 2021 Oakland A’s Sports Management Endowed Scholarship Award. Sophia Butler (Laney College, Business Administration), Betselot Gulilat (College of Alameda, Business Administration), RJ Ishimaru (Berkeley City College, Business Administration), and Sabryna Sablan (Merritt College, General Business) will

A’s place C Garcia on injured list; recall C Allen from Las Vegas

May 4, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed catcher Aramis Garcia on the injured list due to viral enteritis and recalled catcher Austin Allen from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Garcia has appeared in 13 games for the A’s this season and is hitting .135 with one home run.

Fans can donate to A’s Give-A-Thon to receive limited edition gift and ticket vouchers

Give-A-Thon runs May 3 to 9 at athletics.com/give
May 3, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The A’s Give-A-Thon is returning for the 2021 season. From Monday, May 3 to Sunday, May 9, fans can make a donation to the Oakland A’s Community Fund to receive two Plaza Level ticket vouchers and a limited edition gift, while supplies last. Fans can donate at

A’s fans can purchase two-seat pod for 100 Dogecoin

Two-seat pods in Plaza Infield available for May 3-6 series versus Blue Jays
May 3, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s are once again offering fans the chance to purchase game tickets using cryptocurrency. Fans can purchase a two-seat pod in the Plaza Infield for 100 Dogecoin for the May 3-6 series versus the Toronto Blue Jays at athletics.com/tickets. Earlier this year, the A’s made

A’s place LHP Luzardo on injured list; recall LHP Kolarek from alternate site

May 2, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed left-handed pitcher Jesús Luzardo on the injured list with a left hand fracture and recalled left-handed pitcher Adam Kolarek from their alternate site, the club announced today. Luzardo was 1-3 with a 5.79 ERA (18 er in 28.0 ip) with 30 strikeouts and

A’s place RHP Wendelken on injured list; recall RHP Weems from alternate site

May 2, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed right-handed pitcher J.B. Wendelken on the injured list with a strained left oblique and recalled right-handed pitcher Jordan Weems from their alternate site, the club announced today. Wendelken pitched in his American League leading 15th game of the season yesterday and is 0-0