A's Press Releases
Friday, March 6, 2015
A's announce March 12 game time change
The Oakland Athletics have agreed to move the start time for their March 12 Spring Training game against the visiting Seattle Mariners to 12:00 p.m. MST. This adjustment from the original 1:05 p.m. MST time slot is to accommodate a request by Major League Baseball, which is collaborating with HBO to film a special that day in Arizona.
A's Claim OF Alex Hassan off Waivers from Baltimore
The Oakland A's claimed outfielder Alex Hassan off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's placed right-handed pitcher A.J. Griffin on the 60-day disabled list as he continues his recovery from Tommy John surgery.
A's Extend Radio Partnership with 95.7 FM The Game
The Oakland Athletics and flagship radio station 95.7 FM The Game have extended their partnership for four years, guaranteeing that A's baseball will be heard on The Game through at least the 2018 season.
A's claim RHP Chad Smith off waivers
The Oakland A's claimed right-handed pitcher Chad Smith off waivers from the Detroit Tigers, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's placed right-handed pitcher Taylor Thompson on the 60-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain.
Lew Wolff Training Complex Set to Open at Fitch Park
After a $26.9 million renovation at Hohokam Stadium and Fitch Park in Mesa, Ariz.-the new spring homes of the Oakland A's-the A's announced today that the training facility at Fitch Park will be named the Lew Wolff Training Complex.
A's agree to terms with RHP Tyler Clippard on one-year contract
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Tyler Clippard on a one-year contract for the 2015 season, the club announced today.
Over 15,000 fans attend A's FanFest
Over 15,000 fans attended A's FanFest, the team announced today. The event was presented by Comcast SportsNet California, with proceeds benefiting the A's Community Fund.
2015 Oakland A's Spring Training information
The Oakland A's, aiming for their fourth playoff appearance in four years, open the 2015 season and new Spring Training home at Hohokam Stadium and Fitch Park when pitchers and catchers report on Thursday, February 19.
A's agree to terms with LHP Fernando Abad on a one-year contract
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad on a one-year contract for the 2015 season, the club announced today.