Tuesday Dec 10
Inside Bay Area
Oakland A's trade lefty Brett Anderson to Colorado Rockies
The A's, apparently having had enough of seeing Brett Anderson sidelined because of injuries, traded their opening day starter from 2013 to the Colorado Rockies in return for left-handed starter Drew Pomeranz and minor league right-handed pitcher Chris Jensen Tuesday afternoon.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Teddy Never Wins
Bryce Harper: Defense
As a fan of the game of baseball first, I love to watch a great pitching matchup with great defense.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Biggest Storylines Heading into the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings
Baseball's annual Winter Meetings kick off on Monday, Dec. 9 in Orlando, as all 30 teams will come together for four days of wheeling and dealing.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Minor League Ball
Community Ratings of Last Year's Rookies- #14
Sonny Gray wins round 13 by a large margin with 27 points, making him the eighth pitcher among our top 13. I'd have to look back, but I'm pretty sure this is more pitcher heavy than we have ever been to this point.
Forty-three players non-tendered by MLB clubs
Forty-three players became free agents at midnight EST when their teams failed to offer 2014 contracts, a group that included 2009 NL Rookie of the Year Chris Coghlan and St. Louis reliever John Axford .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Tigers Agree To Terms On One-Year Contract With Don Kelly
OCTOBER 05: Don Kelly #32 of the Detroit Tigers hits a single in the second inning against Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics during Game Two of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Oakland, California.
The Jackson Sun
Athletics to sign Scott Kazmir to a 2-year deal
The two-time defending American League West champions have agreed with left-hander Scott Kazmir on a two-year, $22 million contract, according to several news media reports.
Ranking the New York Mets 9 Most Major League Ready Prospects
The New York Mets still have a number of holes to fill in free agency , but the organization will likely have to get contributions from its own farm system if it wants to compete in 2014.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Minor League Ball
Community Ratings of Last Year's Rookies- #11 runoff
We've made it through 10 rounds with fairly clear cut victories each round, but not so round 11. After allowing plenty of time for voting, Anthony Rendon holds a razor thin edge of 27 points to 26 points over Danny Salazar , with Rendon having received one more first place vote than Salazar but Salazar haveig received one more vote overall if you ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Oakland Athletics - TeamReport
MLB Team Report - Oakland Athletics - INSIDE PITCH Oakland's 2013 season proved startlingly like the team's 2012 -- another AL West title, another five-game loss to the Tigers in the Division Series.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
2014 Minor League Keeper Thoughts: Oakland Athletics
The prospect staff at Fake Teams continues their fantasy prospect rankings and system reviews with an in-depth look at the Oakland Athletics.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Wake up call: Athletics ink six to minor league deals
Seven weeks into the offseason, and the Athletics haven't provided much in the form of off-season player activity.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Rays Tank: 'Tis the Season for Giving
What does a Rookie of the Year candidate spend his day doing around the holidays? Chris Archer threw on an apron and handed out Butterball turkeys in his hometown, just in time for Thanksgiving.
Minor League Ball
Community Ratings of Last Year's Rookies-#8
It was neck and neck for quite a while but Michael Wacha emerges with the most points , not to mention the most first place and overall votes, to become the second straight Cardinals pitcher coming off the board.