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10/24/2016 | A's in AFL: Barreto, Schrock represent future double-play tandem

Franklin Barreto and Max Schrock highlight a talented crop of Oakland Athletics prospects participating in this year's Arizona Fall League, a group that includes seven players overall and five Top 30 prospects.

10/20/2016 | A's Montas dealing, making up innings in Fall League action

Frankie Montas recorded a pair of scoreless three-inning outings for the Mesa Solar Sox, the latest coming Thursday afternoon in a 3-2 loss to the Glendale Desert Dogs.

10/18/2016 | A's top prospect Barreto rakes in Fall League win

There were some serious middle-infield prospects on display at Sloan Park on Tuesday, and while the Yankees' Gleyber Torres might out-rank the A's Franklin Barreto, 17 to 42, on MLB's Top 100 list, it was Barreto and his Mesa Solar Sox who came out on top with a 6-3 victory.

10/18/2016 | A's hire Hale to be third-base coach

The Oakland A's named Chip Hale as third-base coach on Bob Melvin's coaching staff for the 2017 season, the club announced today.

10/14/2016 | Pair of A's prospects impress in return to mound

A pair of Oakland Athletics pitching prospects impressed in their respective returns to the mound on Friday in Arizona Fall League action, as right-handers Dylan Covey and Frankie Montas combined to toss seven strong innings to help Mesa defeat Surprise, 10-4.

10/13/2016 | Watch Arizona Fall League tilt on

Fans can get a glimpse of the future on Thursday, as top prospects from 10 different Major League teams will be on display when the Mesa Solar Sox take on the Salt River Rafters in an Arizona Fall League contest that will be streamed live on at 3:35 p.m. ET.

10/11/2016 | Washington leaves A's to join Braves' staff

The A's have lost Ron Washington to the Braves, who hired the esteemed infield instructor as their third base coach under newly appointed manager Brian Snitker on Tuesday.

10/10/2016 | Progress on new A's park has Manfred hopeful

Speaking with reporters before Game 3 of the National League Division Series on Monday night, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said that he has spent more time working on the A's stadium situation that any other issue related to one franchise in his nearly two years as Commissioner.

10/10/2016 | Healy, Gossett named A's MLB Pipeline Prospects of the Year

Ryon Healy was named one of Oakland's Prospects of the Year and Daniel Gossett was selected as MLBPipeline's Athletics Pitcher of the Year.

10/7/2016 | A's Armenteros, Puk among those using instructs to settle in

Lazaro "Lazarito" Armenteros is in Arizona, but the A's are taking their time getting him up to speed. The clubs' No. 11 prospect hasn't done any baseball activities in a month, so the A's are taking it slow, but first impressions have been positive.

10/6/2016 | A's remove 9 from 40-man, lose Alcantara to Reds

The A's have removed nine players from their 40-man roster in 24 hours, outrighting eight of them to Triple-A Nashville, while letting infielder/outfielder Arismendy Alcantara go on waivers to the Reds.

10/3/2016 | Washington being considered for Braves job

A's third-base coach and defense-mentoring extraordinaire Ron Washington will interview this week for Atlanta's managerial opening, club officials confirmed Monday.

10/3/2016 | Selig, Steinbrenner among 10 up for Hall of Fame consideration

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced Monday that 10 individuals have been named to the Today's Game Era ballot, to be voted on during the Winter Meetings in December.

10/3/2016 | A's Healy takes top AL rookie honor for month

With a torrid offensive performance for the A's over the final month of the season, third baseman Ryon Healy has been named the American League Rookie of the Month for September/October.

10/3/2016 | 2017 Draft order: Twins to pick No. 1 overall

With the 2016 regular-season standing final, the order for the 2017 MLB Draft is set. By finishing with the worst record in baseball, the Twins will have the No. 1 pick in the 2017 Draft. They'll be followed by the Reds, Padres, Rays and Braves.

10/2/2016 | A's must decide how young they want to go in 2017

The A's offseason, never boring, should bring about plenty of intrigue following a second consecutive last-place finish in the American League West.

10/2/2016 | A's pivot during '16, usher in youth movement

Buried quickly after a sluggish start, the A's never found their groove. Armed with a pair of big trade chips, the A's dealt both -- sending longtime outfielder Josh Reddick and veteran starter Rich Hill to the Dodgers in exchange for three pitchers. The trade hurried along a youth movement that largely defined the A's second half and provided some of the brighter spots in an otherwise disappointing campaign -- including the rise of rookie third baseman Ryon Healy.

10/2/2016 | 2017 Draft order: Twins to pick No. 1 overall

With the 2016 regular-season standing final, the order for the 2017 MLB Draft is set. By finishing with the worst record in baseball, the Twins will have the No. 1 pick in the 2017 Draft. They'll be followed by the Reds, Padres, Rays and Braves.

10/2/2016 | A's edge Mariners to close out 2016 campaign

There were no postseason aspirations or playoff dramatics on the line, but Oakland rookie left-hander Sean Manaea put on a nice pitching performance as the A's and Mariners played out the string in Sunday's season finale at Safeco Field. Manaea pitched six innings of two-run ball in Oakland's 3-2 win, allowing five hits with five strikeouts.

10/2/2016 | Dull caps dazzling rookie campaign

A's second baseman Joey Wendle surely delivered the club's biggest hit in Saturday's wild affair that extinguished Seattle's postseason chances, but was it the biggest moment? Manager Bob Melvin believes Ryan Dull's doings trumped all.

10/2/2016 | A's young players thrive in playoff atmosphere

In expelling the Mariners' postseason chances with a lively, 9-8 victory in 10 innings on Saturday night, a baby-faced A's team not only enjoyed an atmosphere unlike any other this year but learned it can thrive in such settings.

10/1/2016 | Mariners' Wild Card chase ends in loss to A's

The Mariners pushed it to the 10th inning of their 161st game of the season, but there will be no playoffs in the Pacific Northwest for a 15th straight year after the A's pulled out a taut, 9-8 thriller Saturday night at Safeco Field.

10/1/2016 | Felix, Manaea duel to wrap regular season

The Mariners will turn to Felix Hernandez in their final regular-season game opposite lefty Sean Manaea and the A's on Sunday afternoon.