A's Press Releases
A's announce non-roster invitees
The Oakland A's announced 26 non-roster invitees for Spring Training in 2017.
Oakland A's president Dave Kaval to host first open office hours Dec. 6
Oakland A's fans will have the opportunity to meet newly appointed Club president Dave Kaval during his first open office hours on Dec. 6 from 3 - 5 p.m. at the Oakland Coliseum.
Oakland A's sponsor baseball emoji
The Oakland Athletics became the official sponsor the baseball emoji today, through the Unicode Consortium's Adopt-a-Character program.
A's agree to terms with OF Matt Joyce on two-year contract
The Oakland A's have agreed to terms with outfielder Matt Joyce on a two-year contract through the 2018 season, the club announced today.
A's add five players to 40-man roster
To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's outrighted right-handed pitcher Josh Smith to Nashville.
Oakland Athletics announce leadership transitions
The Oakland Athletics today announced that current Managing Partner Lew Wolff will transition to Chairman Emeritus and John Fisher will replace him as Managing Partner. MLB owners approved the leadership transition during today's meeting in Chicago. Additionally, Wolff and Fisher have agreed in principal to Wolff selling his interest in the team to the remaining owners of the A's and will retain a small stake in the Club moving forward.
A's announce 2017 player development staff
The Oakland A's today announced their player development staff for the 2017 season.
A's trade IF/OF Danny Valencia to Seattle for RHP Paul Blackburn
The Oakland A's have traded infielder/outfielder Danny Valencia to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for right-handed pitcher Paul Blackburn, the club announced today.
LHP Giovanni Soto claimed off waivers by the White Sox
The Oakland Athletics announced today that left-handed pitcher Giovanni Soto was claimed off waivers by the Chicago White Sox.