The Oakland Athletics announced on Thursday that they have acquired LHP Eury De La Rosa from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for cash considerations. Last season in 25 appearances, De La Rosa went 2-0 with a 2.95 ERA, 1.391 WHIP, and a decent 3.49 FIP.
While De La Rosa does not throw hard, his fastball has good sink and movement to go along with a decent breaking ball. At the...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Athletics have acquired left-hander Eury De La Rosa from the Arizona Diamondbacks for cash.
Oakland made the announcement Thursday, the latest trade in another offseason full of them for general manager Billy Beane.
The A's designated right-hander Fernando Rodriguez for assignment to clear room on the 40-man roster. Right-hander Jorge De Leon, who was designated...
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December 18, 2014
On Thursday the Oakland Athletics designated reliever Fernando Rodriguez for assignment.
The 30-year-old Rodriguez made seven appearances out of the A’s bullpen last season allowing one earned run over nine innings of work. He ad agreed to a one-year deal with the A’s earlier this month worth $635,000 to avoid salary arbitration.
He is getting the boot off the 40-man roster...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) First baseman Ike Davis and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $3.8 million, one-year contract, while right-hander Fernando Rodriguez has received a $635,000 deal.
Oakland declined to tender contracts to first baseman Kyle Blanks and outfielder Andrew Brown by Tuesday night's deadline. The pair become free agents Wednesday.
Davis was acquired last month...
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December 02, 2014
After spending two seasons mentoring A’s minor leaguers as the manager at Midland, Steve Scarsone is now midway through his second season as the skipper in Sacramento. Meanwhile, Rick Rodriguez is the long-time River Cats pitching coach, though he also served a brief stint as the A’s bullpen coach, and he’s had a hand in developing many of the A’s most talented young pitchers...