Tag: Billy Beane

Billy Beane, Bob Melvin, David Forst extensions announced, along with an increase in payroll for Oakland Athletics

OAKLAND -- In the midst of 2015, Marcus Semien's first season with the Oakland Athletics, Billy Beane -- as he…

2 weeks ago

Billy Beane, David Forst, Bob Melvin officially receive extensions from Athletics

Updated at 3:45 p.m. With the three principles of the Oakland Athletics' baseball operations set to have their contracts expire…

3 weeks ago

Oakland Athletics plan on extension for manager Bob Melvin

OAKLAND -- At the start of spring training, Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin told the club's executive vice president of…

1 month ago

Bonta Hill: It’s time for the Oakland A’s to embrace change

In some cases, organizational change is a good thing. The Golden State Warriors made a change shortly after the 2013-14 season…

5 months ago

Oakland Athletics No. 1 draft pick Kyler Murray is not shy of comparisons

OAKLAND — Several weeks ago, baseball super-agent Scott Boras sat in an airport waiting for a flight. On television was…

5 months ago

Giants enter winter in precarious position as A’s sit back and watch young core grow

AT&T PARK — Seated on the edge of the dais, with CEO Larry Baer, general manager Bobby Evans and manager…

1 year ago

A’s have their preferred site for a new ballpark: Will they start spending on their roster?

OAKLAND — Amid the optimism swirling around the Oakland Athletics following the club’s selection of the Peralta site for its…

1 year ago

Indians’ streak hit 21, and A’s just can’t win

Know when you’ve had a really bad season? When you don’t play and still lose. That’s the sad saga of…

1 year ago