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Matt Chapman
Out for balance of season?
3BOakland Athletics
September 13, 2020
Chapman, who the Athletics announced Saturday will undergo surgery on his right hip, is expected to miss the remainder of the regular season and postseason, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Vimael Machin
Getting competition at third?
2BOakland Athletics
September 13, 2020
Machin, who's set to log regular playing time at third base for the balance of the regular season with Matt Chapman (hip) on the injured list, is likely to get some competition at the position in the form of Jake Lamb, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Jake Lamb
Likely signing with Athletics
3BOakland Athletics
September 13, 2020
Lamb is expected to be signed by the Athletics on Monday, when he officially becomes a free agent after clearing waivers, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Matt Chapman
Financials a source of frustration?
3BOakland Athletics
July 26, 2020
Chapman, who will make a prorated salary of $230,926 in 2020, appears to have some frustration with his long-term financial outlook as it relates to the Athletics, Shayna Rubin of the Marin Independent Journal reports.
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Yusmeiro Petit
Expecting heavy workload
POakland Athletics
July 18, 2020
Petit, who's logged 59 starts in his major-league career, is preparing for this season as if he were a member of the rotation, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports. "I run every day and run the stairs, working like how I used to do before starts," Petit said before Saturday's workout at the Coliseum. "I have to be ready for two or three innings so I'm working like a starter. Keeping my arm in shape by playing catch every day and long toss."
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Vimael Machin
Versatility could be key
2BOakland Athletics
March 25, 2020
Machin's ability to play multiple positions could be integral to him beating out Jorge Mateo for a roster spot, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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A.J. Puk
Chance to open '20 as starter?
POakland Athletics
March 13, 2020
The delayed start to the 2020 regular season may allow Puk (shoulder) enough time to stretch out and begin the campaign as a starter, as originally planned.
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Jorge Mateo
Receiving interest from other teams
SSOakland Athletics
March 8, 2020
Mateo has received interest from the Tigers and Royals, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
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Sean Manaea
Soaks up Big Unit's advice
POakland Athletics
February 19, 2020
Manaea, who recently got advice from Hall of Fame southpaw Randy Johnson on the use of his slider, was impressive when facing hitters Wednesday, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports. "I threw three really good ones that I felt were really competitive," Manaea said. "I feel like it had been a little bit harder for me recently to throw it consistently for strikes. Just being able to throw it for strikes and seeing that shape is huge."
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Franklin Barreto
Extended look in spring training?
2BOakland Athletics
January 2, 2020
Barreto is expected to get an extended look at second base during spring training because he's out of minor-league options, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Jorge Mateo
Extended spring evaluation on tap?
SSOakland Athletics
January 1, 2020
Mateo is expected to get an extended look at second base during spring training because he's out of minor-league options, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Chad Pinder
Attracting interest via trade
2BOakland Athletics
December 11, 2019
Multiple clubs have reached out to the Athletics about acquiring Pinder this offseason, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
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Blake Treinen
Yankees interested
POakland Athletics
December 1, 2019
The Yankees are interested in acquiring Treinen, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
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Josh Phegley
May be headed out of Oakland
COakland Athletics  AAA
November 27, 2019
Oakland has made Phegley available in trade discussions this offseason, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
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Marcus Semien
Interested in extension with A's
SSOakland Athletics
November 25, 2019
Semien has told the Athletics that he's interested in an extension, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
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Marcus Semien
Potential trade candidate
SSOakland Athletics
November 21, 2019
The Athletics may consider shopping Semien this offseason as an alternative to losing him for just draft compensation next offseason, Peter Gammons of MLB Network speculated Wednesday.
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Mike Fiers
Latest Astros sign stealing accuser
POakland Athletics
November 12, 2019
Fiers relayed to Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich of the Athletic that the Astros stole signs when he was on the team in 2017 by using a video camera positioned in the outfield at Minute Maid Park and a video screen in the home dugout.
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Jesus Luzardo
Starting role awaits in '20
POakland Athletics
October 31, 2019
Luzardo, who generated a 1.50 ERA and 0.67 WHIP across his first 12 major-league innings at the tail end of the 2019 season, will enter the starting rotation in 2020, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Jake Diekman
Royals interested in reunion
POakland Athletics
October 29, 2019
The Royals are likely to pursue Diekman in free agency, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
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Robbie Grossman
Non-tender candidate
OFOakland Athletics
October 26, 2019
Grossman, who had an 88 wRC+ in 482 plate appearances with the A's in 2019, could be non-tendered this offseason.
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Yusmeiro Petit
Option probably will be re-upped
POakland Athletics
October 17, 2019
Anthony Castrovince of MLB.com expects Petit to have his $5.5 million team option picked up for 2020.
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Sheldon Neuse
Could get shot as second baseman
2BOakland Athletics  AAA
October 12, 2019
Neuse could have a chance to be the Athletics' starting baseman next season, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
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Jesus Luzardo
May not have tight IP limit
POakland Athletics
October 11, 2019
Luzardo may not be as likely as teammate A.J. Puk to be assigned a limit of innings pitched in 2020, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com suggests.
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A.J. Puk
Candidate for IP limit for 2020
POakland Athletics
October 11, 2019
Puk is likelier to have an innings limit in 2020 than fellow young left-hander Jesus Luzardo, but no clear determination has been set yet, according to Martin Gallegos of MLB.com.
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Blake Treinen
Oakland likely moving on
POakland Athletics
October 4, 2019
According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the A's are likely to either non-tender or trade Treinen this offseason.
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