A's Press Releases
Saturday, April 19, 2014
News & Notes About the Upcoming Homestand
The first-place Oakland A's look to extend their American League West division lead as they welcome a pair of divisional rivals to the O.co Coliseum beginning Friday night.
A's announce make-up game for April 4 postponement
The Oakland Athletics announced today that their postponed April 4 game against the Seattle Mariners has been rescheduled as part of a traditional doubleheader at the O.co Coliseum on Wednesday, May 7.
A's Claim Walden off Waivers from Toronto; Option him to Sacramento
The Oakland A's claimed right-handed pitcher Marcus Walden off waivers from Toronto and optioned him to Triple-A Sacramento, the club announced today.
A's Reinstate Gentry from the DL; Designate Fuld for Assignment
The Oakland A's reinstated outfielder Craig Gentry from the 15-day disabled list and designated outfielder Sam Fuld for assignment, the club announced today.
A's reinstate Cook from the DL
The Oakland A's reinstated right-handed pitcher Ryan Cook from the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-handed pitcher Evan Scribner to Triple-A Sacramento, the club announced today.
Friday's game postponed; will be rescheduled at a later date
Tonight's game between the Oakland Athletics and Seattle has been postponed due to wet field conditions. All admission tickets to this evening's home game are valid for the makeup game, which will be rescheduled at a later date.
A's fans encouraged to take public transportation to tonight's game
OAKLAND, Calif. - Due to tonight's Warriors 7:35 p.m. game at Oracle Arena, fans attending the A's vs. Mariners 7:05 p.m. game at O.co Coliseum are strongly encouraged to arrive early or take public transportation to the ballpark.
A's Place IF Elmore on DL; Outright OF Taylor and IF Nakajima
The Oakland A's voided the March 29 option of Jake Elmore to Triple-A Sacramento and placed him on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 28.
Scott Hatteberg Headed to Cooperstown for Hall of Fame Classic, May 24
For former Athletics fan-favorite Scott Hatteberg, Cooperstown becomes a reality this Memorial Day Weekend when he suits up for the Hall of Fame Classic at the home of baseball.