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11/27/2015 | Doolittle gives holiday gift to Syrian refugees

A's pitcher Sean Doolittle and his girlfriend, Eireann Dolan, spent the night before Thanksgiving hosting Syrian refugees for a holiday meal in Chicago.

11/25/2015 | De Jed vu: A's, Astros swing familiar deal

The A's reacquired infielder Jed Lowrie on Wednesday in a trade with the Astros. Houston received Minor League right-hander Brendan McCurry in return.

11/25/2015 | A's goal to make a difference evident year-round

The A's take great pride in their philanthropic efforts put forth year-round, with their Community Fund acting as a pillar of charity work in the Bay Area and beyond through a series of events, programs and donations.

11/23/2015 | A's announce 2016 Minor League staff

The A's have finalized their 2016 Minor League coaching staff, making it official Monday with an announcement that includes the hiring of two new coordinators: Gil Patterson as Minor League pitching coordinator and Jim Eppard as Minor League hitting coordinator.

11/23/2015 | MLB Pipeline's 2015 All-Arizona Fall League Team

As the Arizona Fall League's six-week season concluded with Saturday's championship game, names its All-AFL Team, highlighted by Yankees catching prospect Gary Sanchez and rebounding Rangers infielder Jurickson Profar.

11/23/2015 | 10 breakout prospects from 2015 Fall League

Every year, without fail, less-heralded prospects excel -- and sometimes outperform -- their more famous counterparts in the Arizona Fall League. Here are 10 prospects who left Arizona standing a bit taller than they did when they arrived.

11/21/2015 | Henderson, Yount recount milestone moments

Rickey Henderson and Robin Yount , two of MLB's 29 historical 3,000-hit men, were on the stage of the Juniper Ballroom in the Aria Hotel on Friday, reminiscing about their careers in an installment of a lecture series that is a featured part of Tony La Russa's 4th Annual Leaders & Legends weekend to benefit the Pets for Vets program of his Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF).

11/20/2015 | A's get Hendriks from Blue Jays for Chavez

The A's beefed up their bullpen Friday, acquiring lefty reliever Liam Hendriks from the Blue Jays, but at the cost of one of their most versatile arms, right-hander Jesse Chavez.

11/20/2015 | Wendle, Torres added to A's 40-man roster

The A's added infielder Joey Wendle and left-hander Jose Torres to their 40-man roster Friday, protecting them from next month's Rule 5 Draft

11/20/2015 | Vogt's Farley impression proves award-worthy

A hilarious impression this season has earned Stephen Vogt an Esurance MLB Award.

11/20/2015 | Complete list of 2015 Esurance MLB Award winners

Baseball's annual award seasons was memorable, filled with Gold Gloves, Silver Sluggers and Cy Youngs. And on Friday we got the grand finale, with the presentation of the Esurance MLB Awards.

11/19/2015 | Manaea makes statement in final AFL start

Sean Manaea tied a bow on his impressive Arizona Fall League campaign with one last dominant outing. After a nine-strikeout performance in his last start, the Mesa Solar Sox left-hander fanned seven batters Thursday in a 5-1 loss to Glendale.

11/18/2015 | AL Cy Young Award field quite SEC-centric

American League Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel and runners-up David Price and Sonny Gray all prepared for the professional level by playing college ball in the Southeastern Conference.

11/17/2015 | A's add lefty Hill to rotation on 1-year deal

The A's have added a veteran arm to their rotation, inking left-hander Rich Hill to a one-year deal worth $6 million pending a physical, confirmed Tuesday night.

11/17/2015 | Gray built strong Cy Young Award case in '15

Though Sonny Gray's shaky September seemingly set up a two-man American League Cy Young Award race between Houston's Dallas Keuchel and Toronto's David Price, the A's right-hander's otherwise impeccable season is worthy of recognition.

11/17/2015 | A's Manaea named AFL Pitcher of the Week

Mesa Solar Sox left-handed pitcher Sean Manaea of the Oakland Athletics was named Arizona Fall League Pitcher of the Week following his standout performance in his start against the Scottsdale Scorpions on Friday.

11/16/2015 | Inbox: Will A's retain key roster pieces?

Would the A's try to deal Sonny Gray and land a big return? How about Josh Reddick? Will Billy Butler be back? Jane Lee opens the Inbox.

11/16/2015 | Scouting profile: Sean Manaea

After beginning at South Central Junior-Senior High School in Union Mills, Indiana, the big, strong 6-foot-5, 235-pound Sean Manaea moved to Andrean High School In Merrillville, Indiana.

11/13/2015 | Manaea strikes out nine in dominant outing

Few pitchers in the Minor Leagues can succeed primarily with their fastball like Sean Manaea can. His heater was in fine form Friday night and he rode it to one of the top pitching performances in the Arizona Fall League this season.

11/12/2015 | Kotsay named Athletics' new bench coach

Former A's player Mark Kotsay has been named the club's bench coach, the team announced Thursday.

11/11/2015 | A's banking on healthy Crisp, not seeking OF help

The uncertainty surrounding the health of A's left fielder Coco Crisp isn't enough of a concern to make general manager David Forst start a wholesale search for new outfielders this winter.

11/10/2015 | Forst's focus is keeping Gray, boosting bullpen

David Forst said at the General Mangers Meetings at the Boca Raton Resort & Club that improving the bullpen is the top priority. That can be volatile, he said.

11/10/2015 | Gray a finalist for AL Cy Young Award

A's ace Sonny Gray is one of three finalists for the Baseball Writers' Association of America's American League Cy Young Award.

11/10/2015 | A's should be stoked for Hot Stove season

The Oakland A's became an after-thought during the course of 2015, falling from their contending status of the three previous seasons into a last-place finish for only the second time in 17 years. Don't, however, ignore the A's in the offseason.

11/9/2015 | Fall League matinee live on today

Last Saturday, baseball fans everywhere got to see the best the Arizona Fall League had to offer in the annual Fall Stars Game. Tuesday's Mesa-Surprise game affords the opportunity to see many of those Fall Stars again, as well as many other teams' top prospects in action.

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