Shane Peterson will compete for a spot with CHI

Peterson Claimed; Punto Released

Shane Peterson, designated for assignment last week when the Oakland A's acquired Rule 5 pick Mark Canha, lands with the Chicago Cubs. Meanwhile, the A's announced the release of veteran infielder Nick Punto.

Daric Barton joins the Blue Jays.

The Barton Era for the A's Officially Ends

The longest tenured player in the Oakland A's organization has officially moved on.

B.J. Boyd had an up-and-down year.

Oakland A's Top-51 Prospects: B.J. Boyd

Our Oakland A's 2015 top-51 prospects list is out. Now find out more about the players on that list. In this piece, a close look at top-51 prospect B.J. Boyd.

Chase Headley goes back to New York.

Four More Top Free Agents Off the Market

The MLB Winter Meetings ended on Thursday, but there is still plenty of Hot Stove action around baseball. Chase Headley, Melky Cabrera, Brett Anderson and Jed Lowrie are the latest high-profile free agents to find homes for 2015.

Can Taylor Thompson be the next Dan Otero?

Oakland A's Top-51 Prospects: Taylor Thompson

Our Oakland A's 2015 top-51 prospects list is out. Now find out more about the players on that list. In this piece, a close look at top-51 prospect Taylor Thompson.

Mark Canha joins the A's via a trade.

A's Acquire Rule 5 Pick; DFA Peterson

The Oakland A’s 40-man roster was full at the start of the Rule 5 draft, but they still managed to get involved.

Billy Beane at the Winter Meetings.

Winter Meetings Behind The Scenes: Days 2 & 3

SAN DIEGO - Kimberly Contreras' insider look at days two and three at the MLB Winter Meetings.

Tyler Ladendorf hit nearly .300 last year.

Oakland A's Top-51 Prospects: Tyler Ladendorf

Our Oakland A's 2015 top-51 prospects list is out. Now find out more about the players on that list. In this piece, a close look at top-51 prospect Tyler Ladendorf.

Jon Lester joins the Chicago Cubs.

Cubs Net Big Fish in Lester

Top free agent starting pitcher Jon Lester is heading to the Chicago Cubs.

Marcus Semien

A's Get Back Four in Samardzija Deal

After weeks of speculation, the Oakland A's finally made it official, dealing starter Jeff Samardzija to the Chicago White Sox. Oakland also sent RHP Michael Ynoa and received four players in return, including East Bay native Marcus Semien.

Jorge De Leon was acquired off of waivers.

Oakland A's Top-51 Prospects: Jorge De Leon

Our Oakland A's 2015 top-51 prospects list is out. Now find out more about the players on that list. In this piece, a close look at top-51 prospect Jorge De Leon.

Jeff Samardzija could go back to Chicago.

Winter Meetings Talk: Samardzija to Chicago?

News and notes from the first full day of the 2014 MLB Winter Meetings.