A's Hot Stove 2015-16
We've had a few days for this latest last-minute trade to sink in, so here is everything you need to know about the A's newest player.
The Astros and A's both bought low on pitchers who have a lot to prove. Which one is the better gamble?
Minor league free agent signing Matt McBride might not ever reach Oakland, but he's worth a look in January.
While it's tempting to draw conclusions about what Josh Reddick could be earning next year from Alex Gordon, the fact is that Reddick has too many question marks that Gordon doesn't have for Reddick to earn a contract at Gordon's level.
Settling for the pitching bargain bin feels disappointing in January, but it was a big part of building Oakland's rotations during the playoff years of 2012-14.
The Athletics have picked up three new minor league arms in their recent trades, so let's meet them before we begin on our 2016 Community Prospect List.
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that the Oakland Athletics are "in agreement" with right-handed starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez.