A's Press Releases
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
A's Place OF Craig Gentry on the DL
The Oakland A's placed outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right hand, the club announced today. To take his spot on the roster, the A's have selected outfielder Billy Burns from Double-A Midland. A 40-man roster move will be announced later today.
A's reinstate Callaspo, option Freiman
The Oakland Athletics have reinstated infielder Alberto Callaspo from the 15-day disabled list and optioned first baseman Nate Freiman to Triple-A Sacramento.
A's Acquire RHP Deck McGuire from Toronto for Cash Considerations
The Oakland Athletics have acquired right-handed pitcher Deck McGuire from the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations, the team announced today.
A's Recall Scribner from Sacramento; Designate Johnson for Assignment
The Oakland A's recalled right-handed pitcher Evan Scribner from Triple-A Sacramento and designated right-handed pitcher Jim Johnson for assignment, the club announced today.
15th Annual A's Root Beer Float Day Raises $29,189
The Oakland Athletics raised $29,189 at this evening's 15th Annual A's Root Beer Float Day. All proceeds benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
A's reinstate Reddick from the DL
The Oakland A's reinstated outfielder Josh Reddick from the 15-day disabled list, the club announced today. The A's also announced that infielder Andy Parrino was optioned to Triple-A Sacramento following the game Sunday.
LHP Brad Mills Claimed off Waivers by Toronto
Oakland A's left-handed pitcher Brad Mills has been claimed off waivers by the Toronto Blue Jays, the club announced today.
News and Notes About the A's Upcoming Homestand
Coming out of the All-Star Break with the best record in the Major Leagues at 59-36 (.621), the A's play host to the American League East-leading Baltimore Orioles and division-rival Houston Astros in a six-game homestand beginning Friday night at the O.co Coliseum.
A's to celebrate 25th anniversary of 1989 World Championship this weekend
The Oakland Athletics will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the club's 1989 World Series title.