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Ray Fosse statement

October 13, 2021

It is with a heavy heart that Carol Fosse, Ray Fosse’s wife of 51 years, shares the sad news that Ray lost his battle to cancer on October 13, 2021, after silently fighting it for the past 16 years. Carol and daughters, Nikki and Lindsey, send their love out to

Frankie Montas named AL Pitcher of the Month

October 4, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – Oakland A’s right-handed pitcher Frankie Montas has been named the American League Pitcher of the Month for September. This is his first Pitcher of the Month award and Oakland’s first since Sean Manaea and Lou Trivino were named AL Pitcher and Reliever of the Month for June.

Ramón Laureano medical update

October 1, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — Ramón Laureano had successful core injury surgery yesterday in Philadelphia, Pa. with Dr. William Meyers at the Vincera Institute. Laureano began having symptoms of discomfort when he started his offseason training at home. Dr. Meyers was very pleased with the result of the surgery and feels that

A’s place INF Machín on the injured list; select INF Kozma from Las Vegas

October 1, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed infielder Vimael Machín on the 10-day injured list with a stomach illness (not COVID 19 related), the club announced today. To take his spot on the roster the A’s have selected infielder Pete Kozma from Triple-A Las Vegas. Machín was recalled from Las

Elvis Andrus Medical Update

September 29, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — Elvis Andrus had successful surgery today at the Trinity Surgical Center in Arlington, Texas, with Dr. Brigham Au. Dr. Au performed two procedures that included an internal fixation to the fibula bone and a "tightrope" procedure to repair the upper ankle due to a sprain of the

A’s recall OF Barrera from Las Vegas; designate RHP Feliz for assignment

September 27, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland A’s recalled outfielder Luis Barrera from Triple-A Las Vegas and designated right-handed pitcher Michael Feliz for assignment, the club announced today. Barrera made his Major League debut earlier this year as he went 1-for-5 (.200) during a four-game stint with the A’s from May 18

Oakland A’s to name home clubhouse after Steve “Vuc” Vucinich 

A’s to dedicate home clubhouse after longtime equipment manager during 2022 season
September 26, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s will dedicate the home clubhouse to longtime equipment manager Steve “Vuc” Vucinich during the 2022 season, the team announced today during a pregame retirement ceremony honoring the longest tenured A’s employee. “I am honored that I have made a small impact on an organization

A’s place SS Elvis Andrus and 2B/DH Jed Lowrie on the injured list

LHP Sam Moll reinstated from paternity list; INF Vimael Machín recalled from Las Vegas
September 26, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed shortstop Elvis Andrus on the 10-day injured list with a fractured left fibula and second baseman/designated hitter Jed Lowrie on the 10-day injured list with a sprained right hand, the club announced today. The A’s also reinstated left-handed pitcher Sam Moll from the

A’s reinstate RHP Bassitt from injured list; place LHP Moll on paternity list

September 23, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated right-handed pitcher Chris Bassitt from the injured list and placed left-handed pitcher Sam Moll on the paternity list, the club announced today. The A’s also announced that catcher Aramis Garcia, who was designated for assignment on Monday when Oakland claimed Michael Feliz off

A’s option RHP Miguel Romero to Triple-A Las Vegas

September 21, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s optioned right-handed pitcher Miguel Romero to Triple-A Las Vegas following yesterday’s game to clear a 28-man roster spot for right-handed pitcher Michael Feliz, the club announced today. Romero was recalled from Las Vegas on Sept. 8 but did not appear in a game for

A's claim RHP Michael Feliz off waivers from Boston

September 20, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s have claimed right-handed pitcher Michael Feliz off waivers from the Boston Red Sox, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster the A’s have designated catcher Aramis Garcia for assignment. Feliz has pitched for three teams this year and has

A's place RHP Jefferies on injured list; recall LHP Sam Moll from Las Vegas

September 18, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed right-handed pitcher Daulton Jefferies on the injured list retroactive to Sept. 13 with right elbow ulnar neuritis and recalled left-handed pitcher Sam Moll from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Jefferies was 1-0 with a 3.60 ERA (6 er in 15.0 ip)

A’s select RHP Acevedo from Las Vegas; designate RHP Smith for assignment

September 14, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s selected right-handed pitcher Domingo Acevedo from Triple-A Las Vegas and designated right-handed pitcher Burch Smith for assignment, the club announced today. Acevedo joins the A’s for the second time this season as he made his Major League debut earlier this year. He was selected

Tony Kemp Named Oakland A's Nominee for the 2021 Roberto Clemente Award

Fans can vote for the league-wide Roberto Clemente Award winner at mlb.com/clemente21
September 14, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. - Oakland A's infielder Tony Kemp has been named the Club's 2021 nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award, which recognizes a Major League player who best represents the game of baseball through extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy, and positive contributions both on the field and in the community.

A's reinstate OF Brown from injured list; option C Allen to Las Vegas

September 10, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated outfielder Seth Brown from the injured list and optioned catcher Austin Allen to Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Brown was placed on the IL Aug. 27 following a positive test for COVID-19. He had a one-game rehab assignment with Low-A Stockton

A’s recall RHP Romero from Las Vegas; option LHP Puk to Las Vegas

September 8, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s recalled right-handed pitcher Miguel Romero from Triple-A Las Vegas today and optioned left-handed pitcher A.J. Puk to Las Vegas following the game yesterday. Romero was 3-6 with a save, a 6.40 ERA and .286 opponents batting average in 26 games, including 13 starts, with

Oakland A's Community Fund provides $250,000 in grants to local organizations

Thirty general grants and nine social justice grants distributed to nonprofit organizations
September 7, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s Community Fund has provided $250,000 in grants to local organizations through its 2021 Grant Program. The A’s awarded 30 general grants to local organizations that support the greater Bay Area, as well as nine social justice grants to organizations committed to uplifting the Bay

A’s reinstate RHP Montas from restricted list; option LHP Moll to Las Vegas

September 7, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated right-handed pitcher Frankie Montas from the restricted list, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the roster, left-handed pitcher Sam Moll was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas following the game Sunday. Moll was recalled from Las Vegas when Montas went on

Oakland A’s to celebrate Steve “Vuc” Vucinich with pregame retirement ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 26

A’s also announce Clubhouse & Equipment Operations promotions for 2022
September 3, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland A’s will celebrate longtime equipment manager Steve “Vuc” Vucinich during a pregame ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 26, when the team hosts the Houston Astros at 1:07 p.m. Vucinich, who joined the organization as a ballboy in 1968, is in his 54th season with the Club

A’s recall LHP Moll from Triple-A Las Vegas; place RHP Montas on restricted list

September 3, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s recalled left-handed pitcher Sam Moll from Triple-A Las Vegas and placed right-handed pitcher Frankie Montas on the restricted list, the club announced today. Moll joins the A’s for the second time this year. He pitched three times during his first stint from July 3

A’s to close Lew Wolff Training Complex through Sunday

September 1, 2021

Following a number of positive COVID-19 tests by members of the Oakland A's organization at the Lew Wolff Training Complex, the Club will close the Mesa complex through Sunday. We are following Major League Baseball's recommendations for testing and protocols to ensure the health and safety of our players and

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

August 31, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed designated hitter Mitch Moreland on the injured list retroactive to Aug. 27 with left wrist tendinitis and recalled outfielder Skye Bolt from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Moreland is batting .227 with 10 home runs and 30 RBI in 81 games

Stephen Piscotty medical update

August 27, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Piscotty had successful left wrist surgery today with Dr. Mark Leber at the Gateway Surgery Center in Phoenix. Dr. Leber performed an extensor carpi ulnaris subsheath fixation procedure with favorable results. Piscotty will be out for the remainder of the season.

A’s place OF Brown on injured list; recall RHP Jefferies from Las Vegas

August 27, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s placed outfielder Seth Brown on the injured list following a positive test for COVID-19 and recalled right-handed pitcher Daulton Jefferies from Triple-A Las Vegas, the club announced today. Brown was batting .203 with 16 home runs and 39 RBI in 94 games over three

Chris Bassitt medical update

August 24, 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. — Chris Bassitt had successful facial surgery today in Chicago with Dr. Peter Revenaugh at the Rush Medical Center. Dr. Revenaugh was able to stabilize and plate the tripod fracture with good fixation and debride other small fractured bones from the incident. Chris is stable and resting comfortably