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Indians acquire ex-GreenJacket Brandon Moss from Athletics

...the works for weeks on Monday by acquiring Moss, a first baseman/outfielder and All-Star last season, from the Oakland Athletics for minor league infielder Joey Wendle.The 31-year-old Moss, a former Augusta GreenJacket, batted .234 with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-08/indians-acquire-ex-green
Overtime

...judge a single charge relating to field invasions, on Dec. 11. BaseballDonaldson dealt by A's to the JaysThe Oakland Athletics traded All-Star third baseman Josh Donaldson to the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night for third baseman Brett Lawrie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-28/overtime
Groups looking into bid for Oakland Athletics

...investors including Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan is one of several groups considering a bid to purchase the Oakland Athletics, who went on sale last week. Morgan's group also includes George Zimmer, founder of the Men's Warehouse clothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/28/bra_243050.shtml
Braves
Miami's McGehee, Seattle's Young are baseball's comeback players of the year

...Introduced new general manager Farhan Zaidi at Dodger Stadium on Friday.Zaidi spent 10 seasons as assistant GM of the Oakland Athletics.The 37-year-old, who holds bachelor's and doctorate degrees in economics, said he will have greater hands-on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-07/miamis-mcgehee-seattles-
Miami Marlins open contract talks with All-Star Giancarlo Stanton

...got right-hander Nick Tropeano and minor league catcher Carlos Perez in the deal. DODGERS: Have agreed to hire Oakland Athletics assistant GM Farhan Zaidi as the club's new general manager, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-05/miami-marlins-open-contr
A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

OAKLAND, Calif. - The Oakland Athletics won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-31/get-lester-gomes-red-sox
Braves' Teheran changes approach vs. Athletics

...Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran rode his changeup early and hard Saturday night against a left-handed-heavy Oakland Athletics lineup, showing how effective he can be in different ways. Teheran seemed to make a point to establish his changeup...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-16/braves-teher
Cardinals will keep Michael Wacha in bullpen for NLDS

...viewership for the American League wild-card game.The Kansas City Royals' comeback 9-8 win in 12 innings over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday averaged more than 5.2 million viewers on TBS. The network said that's up 14 percent from the nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/cardinals-will-keep-mich
Braves' Fredi Gonzalez says staff decisions could come in several days

...cryotherapy, a procedure involving the application of extreme cold. DIAMONDBACKS: Have received permission to interview Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale for the team's vacant manager position.Hale is a former manager of the Diamondbacks' Triple-A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-02/braves-fredi-gonzalez-sa
Giants earn dynasty label with another World Series title

...St. Louis Cardinals with Stan Musial from 1942-46, so the Giants are the first of the free-agency era.The Oakland Athletics won three consecutive crowns in the early 1970s, and the New York Yankees captured four in five years from 1996-2000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-30/giants-earn-dynasty-labe