Dombrowski told reporters about the transaction after he, Al Avila, Jeff Jones and Brad Ausmus brought Smith in to give him the news.
The revamping Oakland Athletics made yet another trade of a star player this offseason, sending catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres on Thursday night for righties Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot.
The Kansas City Royals are off to the division series beating the A’s 9-8 in extra innings.
The Kansas City Royals’ winning streak ended with a resounding thud.
Way to go Dave, not only did you pull of the move of the year, in my opinion, but you got to rub it into Beane’s face.
Will they bury them in the desert? Set them on fire? Hold the world’s largest car wash?
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed Brad Mills off waivers from the Oakland Athletics, bringing the left-handed pitcher back to the team that drafted him.
Yoenis Cespedes is the name on every sports announcer’s lips but what do you really know about this Cuban powerhouse center fielder with an amazing arm? Here are a few facts.
The trade that put Jeff Samardzija on a postseason contender cost him a chance to pitch in his first All-Star game.
Torii Hunter hit three RBI singles and capped a six-run burst in the sixth inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the Oakland Athletics 9-3 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.