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A's want five-year deal to stay at Coliseum

The Athletics could be without a place to play in 2014 if they do not agree to a new lease.

A's introduce Nakajima

Oakland signed Japanese shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima to a two-year, $6.5 million contract

A's check in at No. 5 in offseason power rankings

Offseason MLB power rankings are out and the Athletics checked in at No. 5.

A's trade Collin Cowgill to Mets

The Oakland A's have traded outfielder Collin Cowgill to the New York Mets for minor-league third baseman Jefry Marte, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.

Formal announcement on Nakajima to come Tuesday

The Oakland A's plan to introduce the Japanese star on Tuesday, according to sources.

A's pitchers get in charity work this offseason

The Oakland A's Community Fund helps the team raise funds and awareness for worth causes, and recently pitchers Ryan Cook and Sean Doolittle were helping raise money, entertain kids and get the word out.

A's lose Rosario to waivers

Twelve days after trading a player to be named later to the Red Sox for right-hander Sandy Rosario, the A's lost Rosario when he was claimed by Boston on Monday.

Players, fans react to Brandon McCarthy leaving

McCarthy is one of the more liked players around baseball. He signed with the Diamondbacks on Friday.

A's send Graham Godfrey to Red Sox

Graham completes a deal that brought pitcher Sandy Rosario to Oakland in November.

Stephen Drew still high on Athletics' list

The Athletics are looking to bring back Stephen Drew after the shortstop provided some solid production following his mid-season acquisition.

Athletics taking their time with shortstop hunt

The Athletics are still evaluating their options in the hunt for a shortstop and don't expect to have a deal in place by the end of the Winter Meetings.

A's don't get Yunel Escobar

Miami shortstop Yunel Escobar, a reported A's target, is on his way to Tampa Bay. Stephen Drew continues to be a possibility for Oakland at shortstop next season.

A's targeting Japanese shortstop Nakajima?

The Oakland A's might be interested in veteran Japanese shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima, according to a report.

A's still considering bringing back Stephen Drew

The Oakland Athletics are in the market for a shortstop and will try to bring back Stephen Drew at a reasonable price.

A's target shortstops

Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics are looking for a shortstop like Stephen Drew or Hiroyuki Nakajima.

Diamondbacks eying starter McCarthy

The Arizona Diamondbacks are looking to bolster their starting rotation by possibly adding Brandon McCarthy, who will have a normal offseason after having brain surgery.

Yankees steal from Athletics

But they do it in a legal way as the Yankees claimed recently DFA'd pitcher Jim Miller on Friday.

A's acquire reliever Chris Resop from Pirates

The Athletics made a move to potentially improve their bullpen on Friday.

A's sign Daric Barton to one-year deal

Barton could earn nearly $1.5 million if he has a strong 2013 season.

Neshek re-signs with A's

Righty reliever Pat Neshek has avoided arbitration by signing with the Oakland Athletics on a one-year deal.

A's send Brandon Hicks to Mets

The Oakland A's dealt shortstop Brandon Hicks to the Mets on Monday.

McCarthy to begin throwing again in December

After suffering an epidural hemorrhage, Brandon McCarthy will begin throwing again in December.

Athletics add four to 40-man roster

The Oakland Athletics added four players to their 40-man roster to protect them from the Dec. 6 Rule 5 draft.

Gomes nearing a deal with Red Sox

Former A's outfielder and designated hitter Jonny Gomes is in negotiations on a two-year deal with Boston

A's trade Tyson Ross to Padres

The Oakland Athletics have traded right-handed pitcher Tyson Ross as part of a four-player deal with the San Diego Padres.

Brandon McCarthy cleared following horrific injury

A's right hander Brandon McCarthy has been cleared by doctors after suffering a horrific head injury last season and is set to resume his career after undergoing extensive testing.

A's Melvin named AL Manager of the Year

On Tuesday, the Oakland A's Bob Melvin was named the AL Manager of the Year. He won the award by edging out Baltimore's Buck Showalter.

Yoenis Cespedes comes in second in AL ROY voting

There wasn't really any doubt Mike Trout would win, but the A's outfielder came in a clear second place, with fellow teammate Jarrod Parker coming in fifth with one vote.

Beane named MLB Executive of the Year by peers

Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane has been selected by his peers as the Sporting News Major League baseball Executive of the Year, according to a report. The 50-year-old Beane masterminded the A's remarkable turnaround in 2012.

A's manager Melvin named AL MOY finalist

Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin could be rewarded next week for his role in leading the A's into the postseason against all odds.

A's Yoenis Cespedes a finalist for AL ROY

Cuban rookie sensation Yoenis Cespedes has been named a finalist for the American League Rookie of the Year.

A's sign Bartolo Colon to one-year deal

The Oakland A's have come to terms with Bartolo Colon on new deal, signing the currently suspended pitcher to a one-year contract.