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    Photos: Oakland A's star Coco Crisp sells Southern California beach house

    Oakland A's outfielder Coco Crisp recently sold a 2,892 square foot house six blocks from Redondo Beach Pier in Los Angeles County for $1.075 million.  
    A's release infielder Nick Punto
    The seemingly endless series of A's roster moves took an odd turn Friday when the A's released infielder Nick Punto with a year and $2.75 million left on his contract 

    Oakland A's trade Derek Norris to San Diego Padres
    A's deal another All-Star with Derek Norris going to the Padres for a pair of right-handed pitchers 

    Daric Barton signs with Toronto Blue Jays
    The Toronto Blue Jays signed enigmatic former A's first baseman Daric Barton to a minor-league contract on Tuesday with an invitation to spring training 

    A's tried to sign Chase Headley
    Eric Sogard is the only remaining member of the 2014 A's infield still with the team after free agency Jed Lowrie signed Sunday with Houston. 

    Photos: Former Giants and former A's pitcher Barry Zito sells swanky Hollywood mansion
    Former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito has sold a property in the Hollywood Hills for $3.375 million 

    Key Oakland A's players acquired after winter meetings
    Reddick, Balfour, Crisp, Colon and Lowrie are among players that came to the Oakland A's between the end of the winter meeting and the start of spring training. 

    Beane says A's plan to remain active after winter meetings
    Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane could have more than $15 million to spend before spring training, and in the past the A's have added players such as Coco Crisp, Josh Reddick and John Jaso after the winter meetings were through. 

    Oakland Coliseum board rejects former Republican lawmaker for top post
    Guy Houston, former Dublin mayor and assemblyman, faced strong union opposition in his candidacy to run the authority that operates O.co Coliseum and the Oracle Arena. 

    A's get former Cal player Mark Canha in trade with Colorado Rockies
    Oakland deals for minor-leaguer slugger Mark Canha, who was a teammate of new A's infielder Marcus Semien at Cal. 

    A's general manager Billy Beane has Oakland fans up in arms
    Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane has traded four all-stars -- Cespedes, Donaldson, Samardzija, Moss -- since July, and the fan base has taken to Twitter to express concern about what is happening to the American League club.  

    Barry Zito eyes major league comeback
    Former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent Scott Boras said Wednesday at the winter meetings.  

    Oakland A's might still deal John Jaso
    Catcher John Jaso of the Oakland A's has had concussion issues the past two seasons, and general manager Billy Beane might be looking to trade him. 

    A's trade Jeff Samardzija to White Sox in six-player deal
    Oakland A's finally complete deal to send starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija to the Chicago White Sox, getting former Cal player Marcus Semien to likely start at shortstop and a potential member of the starting rotation. 

    Athletics trade Brandon Moss: Social media reaction
    Oakland fans weigh in after the team received Cleveland minor-league infielder Joey Wendle in return for the first baseman/outfielder in a deal announced Monday morning 

    A's trade Moss, Samardzija in separate deals
    The Oakland A's traded first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians for minor league infielder Joe Wendle; reports late Monday say the A's also dealt pitcher Jeff Samardzija to the Chicago White Sox for a package likely to include shortstop Marcus Semien. 

    A's notebook: Moss, Samardzija deals looking less likely
    On the eve of Monday's official start of Major League Baseball's winter meetings, the Oakland A's appear to be slightly further from deals they seemed close to locking down this past week -- Brandon Moss to the Cleveland Indians and Jeff Samardzija to the Chicago White Sox. 

    Bud Selig has one last chance with A's
    With Major League Baseball gathering in San Diego for its annual winter meeting, Bud Selig will be passing the title of commissioner to Rob Manfred 

    Are Moss, Samardzija on their way out of Oakland?
    With slugger Brandon Moss and pitcher Jeff Samardzija being discussed in trades, Oakland A's could be busier than usual at the winter meetings in San Diego. 

    Purdy: Raiders meet with financier seeking Oakland stadium deal
    The Oakland Raiders meet with the San Diego financier who is trying to develop the proposed Coliseum City project.
     

    Oakland A's, Cleveland Indians talking trade
    Brandon Moss subject of trade rumors; A's manager Bob Melvin disputes report of rift that led Billy Beane to trade Josh Donaldson to Toronto Blue Jays. 

    Longtime MLB umpire Dale Scott comes out as gay
    NEW YORK (AP) — Dale Scott figures he'll hear plenty of foul language from angry hitters next season. 

    A's not tendering first baseman Kyle Blanks
    Oakland A's give one-year deals to first baseman Ike Davis, pitcher Fernando Rodriguez 

    Oakland A's announce minor-league coaching staff
    Ariel Prieto will be pitching coach for Arizona Rookie League team; Ryan Christenson promoted to Double-A, where he will manage at Midland; Steve Scarsone will continue to manage Triple-A squad. 

    A's Lawrie expects to stay healthy in Oakland
    New Oakland third baseman Brett Lawrie doesn't feel any undue pressure because he's replacing Josh Donaldson  

    A's righty Samardzija drawing interest from three clubs
    Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox and Atlanta Braves said to be interested in possibly trading for Oakland A's starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija 

    Kawakami: Why A's GM Billy Beane will keep on wheeling-and-dealing
    Billy Beane allows players such as Josh Donaldson and Yoenis Cespedes three or four years to be revered by Oakland A's fans before they're gone; now it's Brett Lawrie's turn to see if he can become the next A's fan favorite 

    Athletics trade Josh Donaldson: Social media reaction
    Oakland baseball team's fans express concerns after the deal's announcement Friday evening. 

    A's send Josh Donaldson to Toronto Blue Jays
    Oakland A's send Josh Donaldson to Toronto Blue Jays for third baseman Brett Lawrie and three other players. 

    A's name new assistant general manager
    Oakland A's have hired Dan Kantrovitz to oversee statistical analysis; he spent previous three seasons in St. Louis Cardinals' organization.