| Jan 10, 2015
| 12:01 PM
The busy Oakland Athletics have acquired infielders Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays for catcher John Jaso and two minor leaguers.
The teams announced the trade Saturday. Tampa Bay also got infielder Daniel Robertson, outfielder...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 8:26 PM
The Oakland Athletics traded All-Star third baseman Josh Donaldson to the Toronto Blue Jays in a five-player deal Friday night.
"I'm so shocked," Donaldson told the San Francisco Chronicle. "I just got off the phone with (Oakland general manager) ...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The White Sox's interest in Oakland starter Jeff Samardzija is real, but whether they would deal two or three of their top prospects to the A's remains to be seen.
The Samardzija rumors began almost seconds after the A's dealt third baseman Josh...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:06 AM
El mercado de agentes libres y de cambios de las Grandes Ligas apenas está calentando, pero varios equipos de forma agresiva han comenzado a realizar movimientos con miras a la próxima temporada.
Los Medias Rojas de Boston, que se convirtieron en el...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:34 AM
The Orioles haven’t given up on re-signing right fielder Nick Markakis, or as executive vice president Dan Duquette puts it: “We’re still working on it. It’s in process for the Orioles.”
But there’s no question now...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:39 AM
The first trade of the winter meetings was completed Monday, when the Oakland Athletics traded slugger Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians for infield prospect Joe Wendle.
Moss, 31, batted .234 with 25 home runs last season. The A's now have traded...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:03 PM
SAN DIEGO — The Oakland Athletics continued the demolition of the middle of their lineup Monday by trading first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians for a minor leaguer as baseball's Winter Meetings began at the Manchester...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:09 PM
While Dan Duquette's current role as the Orioles' top baseball executive is a powerful one, a move to becoming the Blue Jays' team president and chief executive officer would be a clear promotion.
Some of it has to do with the different structures of...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 1:47 PM
SAN DIEGO --- Jeff Samardzija is coming home after a brief detour to the West Coast as the Chicago White Sox keep adding to their roster and the Oakland Athletics keep subtracting.
In a deal consummated late Monday night and officially announced Tuesday...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Garrett Richards, who underwent surgery in August for a torn tendon in his left knee, was cleared by doctors Monday to begin throwing, and his agent said the right-hander was "on track" to be ready by the 2015 season opener.
But Angels Manager Mike...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
In Ned Colletti's first winter as Dodgers general manager, he made three trades, a perfectly reasonable volume. In Andrew Friedman's first winter in charge, he dominated the winter meetings by making four trades within 24 hours.
There was the midnight...