A's Press Releases
Thursday, November 27, 2014
A's statement on DISH Network potentially dropping Comcast SportsNet California
In response to multiple reports that DISH Network could drop Comcast SportsNet California - the Oakland A's long-time television partner - the A's are urging fans to speak out against this proposed change.
A's, Ovations expand partnership to include Hohokam Stadium
The Oakland Athletics will return to Mesa, Ariz., to the newly renovated Hohokam Stadium for 2015 spring training, and will partner with the facility's current catering and concessions provider, Ovations Food Services.
A's name Dan Kantrovitz assistant general manager
The Oakland A's named Dan Kantrovitz assistant general manager, the club announced today.
A's acquire Ike Davis from the Pirates
The Oakland A's acquired first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's have designated outfielder Andrew Brown for assignment.
A's Select Nunez from Single-A Stockton; Hassan Claimed by Baltimore
The Oakland A's selected infielder Renato Nunez from Single-A Stockton, the club announced today. In addition, outfielder Alex Hassan was claimed off waivers by the Baltimore Orioles.
A's Agree to Terms with Billy Butler on a Three-Year Contract
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with designated hitter/first baseman Billy Butler on a three-year contract through the 2017 season, the club announced today.
A's Claim OF Alex Hassan off waivers from Boston
The Oakland A's claimed outfielder Alex Hassan off waivers from the Boston Red Sox, the club announced today.
A's release statement regarding Alvin Dark's passing
The Oakland Athletics have released the following statement regarding the passing of Alvin Dark, who managed the team in 1966-67 and 1974-75.
Former A's First Baseman Kelvin Moore Passes Away
The Oakland Athletics have announced that former first baseman Kelvin Moore has passed away at the age of 57 in his home of Covington, Ga. Moore, a member of the A's 1981 American League West Champions, had been suffering from multiple illnesses during the past several years including diabetes.