Tag: Oakland A’s

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin wins BBWAA Manager of the Year

The Baseball Writers Association of America has announced its American League Manager of the Year, and, no surprise, it’s the…

7 days ago

Matt Chapman wins AL Platinum Glove Award from Rawlings

If there were there any doubt as to who the best defender in the American League was, it was erased…

2 weeks ago

Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman wins first Gold Glove Award

For the first time since Eric Chavez, the Oakland Athletics have a Gold Glove Award-winning third baseman. Second-year third baseman…

2 weeks ago

Matt Olson wins first Oakland Athletics Gold Glove since 2012

For the first time since 2012, the Oakland Athletics have a Gold Glove Award winner. Second-year first baseman Matt Olson…

2 weeks ago

Oakland Athletics pick up $4.25m option on Fernando Rodney

The Oakland Athletics had one of the best bullpens in baseball last season -- ranking third in the major leagues…

3 weeks ago

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…

3 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 A’s Matt Chapman undergoes thumb surgery

On Thursday, the Oakland Athletics announced that third baseman Matt Chapman had undergone successful left thumb surgery, performed by Dr.…

1 month ago