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These five Oakland A's pitching prospects are quietly putting together standout seasons and are deserving of a closer look. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1563559-five-unheralded-a-s-pitching-prospects 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1563559-five-unheralded-a-s-pitching-prospects Tue, 14 Jul 2015 21:10:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Jonathan Joseph returns to Stockton. Scout Oakland A's MLN: Rangel Ravelo Returns Rangel Ravelo's rehab ended with an assignment to Double-A Midland, the RockHounds' pitching got red-hot, Matt Olson and Renato Nunez were Future Stars, Matt Chapman had a big game on Sunday and more took place this weekend in the Oakland A's system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1563007-oakland-a-s-mln-rangel-ravelo-returns 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1563007-oakland-a-s-mln-rangel-ravelo-returns Mon, 13 Jul 2015 04:00:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics 1B Rangel Ravelo Scout Midland Notes: Looking for Second-Half Surge The defending Texas League champion Midland RockHounds had an up-and-down first half, but they are still in position to make a run for the post-season during the second half of the season. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1558205-midland-notes-looking-for-second-half-surge 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1558205-midland-notes-looking-for-second-half-surge Thu, 25 Jun 2015 05:04:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Colin Walsh will hit near the top of the order this year. Scout Oakland A's MLN: A's Sign Nine More Picks The Oakland A's continued to sign more draft picks, including a high-profile pick. We also have the rest of the news and notes from around the A's system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1554996-oakland-a-s-mln-a-s-sign-nine-more-picks 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1554996-oakland-a-s-mln-a-s-sign-nine-more-picks Sun, 14 Jun 2015 05:02:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout OaklandClubhouse Pitcher of Month: April/May With the first two months of the 2015 season in the books, we select the top pitching performer in the Oakland A's system thus far this season. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1551257-oaklandclubhouse-pitcher-of-month-april-may 2047 Staff http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1551257-oaklandclubhouse-pitcher-of-month-april-may Mon, 01 Jun 2015 22:04:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics 2014 staff ace Nate Long returns to Midland for 2015. Scout Oakland A's MLN: Relievers on the Move There was a lot of roster movement around the Oakland A's system this weekend. We review the moving parts, as well as the notable news from this weekend. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1541199-oakland-a-s-mln-relievers-on-the-move 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1541199-oakland-a-s-mln-relievers-on-the-move Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:03:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout Stockton Ports 2015 Season Preview The Stockton Ports had the best regular season record in the Cal League last season. Do they have the horses to do that again in 2015? http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1535903-stockton-ports-2015-season-preview 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1535903-stockton-ports-2015-season-preview Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:55:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Franklin Barreto at shortstop Scout Oakland A's MiLB Spring Reporting Rosters Oakland A's minor league spring camp is now in full swing. Find out which players have been invited to compete for spots on A's full-season minor league affiliates. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1527355-oakland-a-s-milb-spring-reporting-rosters 2047 Kimberly Contreras http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1527355-oakland-a-s-milb-spring-reporting-rosters Sat, 14 Mar 2015 15:25:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout A Look at the Oakland A's 2014 MiLB FA Class The Oakland A's could fill an entire team roster with their minor league free agents. We take a look at all 26 inside. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1479097-a-look-at-the-oakland-a-s-2014-milb-fa-class 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1479097-a-look-at-the-oakland-a-s-2014-milb-fa-class Tue, 11 Nov 2014 04:09:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's MLN: Arizona Fall League Begins October 7 was Opening Day for the Arizona Fall League. Several Oakland A's top prospects made their AFL debuts. We rundown how they fared, as well as other news and notes from around the A's system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1461120-oakland-a-s-mln-arizona-fall-league-begins 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1461120-oakland-a-s-mln-arizona-fall-league-begins Tue, 07 Oct 2014 22:51:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2014 Year In Review: Stockton Ports The 2014 Stockton Ports didn't take home the California League title, but they had plenty of memorable moments and strong individual performances. We take a look back at the 2014 Oakland A's High-A affiliate's season. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1454528-2014-year-in-review-stockton-ports 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1454528-2014-year-in-review-stockton-ports Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:07:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Previewing The 2014 Stockton Ports The 2013 Beloit Snappers were the best team in the Oakland A's farm system. Many of those players and coaches have moved up to High-A Stockton this season. Will the 2014 Ports have "Snapper-like" success? http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1390706-previewing-the-2014-stockton-ports 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1390706-previewing-the-2014-stockton-ports Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:37:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Beyond The Oakland A's Top-50: Ps, P2 We recently ranked the top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system, but those 50 are hardly the only players worth watching in the A's organization. We considered several other players before finalizing the list. In a several-part series, we take a look at those players who just missed the cut. In part five, we continue our look at the pitchers that fell just short of top-50 inclusion. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1365749-beyond-the-oakland-a-s-top-50-ps-p2 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1365749-beyond-the-oakland-a-s-top-50-ps-p2 Tue, 14 Jan 2014 18:29:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2013 Oakland A's MiLB Free Agents The minor league free agency period is upon us. We take a look at the Oakland A's 2013 minor league free agent class. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1344112-2013-oakland-a-s-milb-free-agents 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1344112-2013-oakland-a-s-milb-free-agents Thu, 07 Nov 2013 19:26:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's MLN: Fall & Winter Updates The Oakland A's may be out of the post-season, but there are several members of their organization who are busy playing October baseball. We check-in on those prospects inside... http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1339052-oakland-a-s-mln-fall-winter-updates 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1339052-oakland-a-s-mln-fall-winter-updates Wed, 23 Oct 2013 17:22:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2013 In Review: Stockton Ports The 2013 Stockton Ports finished just short of a post-season berth, but they had plenty of memorable performances and moments this season. We review the 2013 Ports. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1330072-2013-in-review-stockton-ports 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1330072-2013-in-review-stockton-ports Thu, 26 Sep 2013 03:31:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout OaklandClubhouse Pitcher Of The Month: Aug. The final month of the minor league season can be especially tough on pitchers, many of whom are equaling or passing their previous career-highs in innings pitched. Several Oakland A's farmhands pitched well despite the fatigue, however. We take a look at August's top performances. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1323723-oaklandclubhouse-pitcher-of-the-month-aug 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1323723-oaklandclubhouse-pitcher-of-the-month-aug Fri, 06 Sep 2013 18:37:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's Coaching Q&A: Scott Emerson, P.2 In part two of our conversation with Oakland A's minor league pitching coordinator Scott Emerson, we discuss Sonny Gray, Pedro Figueroa, Andrew Werner, Sean Murphy, Drew Granier, Nolan Sanburn and others. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1289197-oakland-a-s-coaching-q-a-scott-emerson-p-2 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1289197-oakland-a-s-coaching-q-a-scott-emerson-p-2 Sat, 04 May 2013 04:25:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's MLN: Who's Hot? The minor league season is roughly two weeks in. We take stock of who is off to strong starts within the Oakland A's system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1284499-oakland-a-s-mln-who-s-hot 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1284499-oakland-a-s-mln-who-s-hot Wed, 17 Apr 2013 19:33:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's MLN: Injury News The Oakland A's got some bad injury news on Wednesday. We discuss the situation surrounding the A's second base position, as well as an update on Addison Russell's health and detail the action around the organization inside... http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1282656-oakland-a-s-mln-injury-news 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1282656-oakland-a-s-mln-injury-news Thu, 11 Apr 2013 04:42:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2013 Stockton Ports Preview It was a disappointing season in Stockton in 2012, as the Stockton Ports finished well below .500 and out of the post-season. Stockton's 2013 roster is a mix of youth and experience and looks poised for better results in 2013. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1280492-2013-stockton-ports-preview 2047 Chris Kusiolek http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1280492-2013-stockton-ports-preview Wed, 03 Apr 2013 21:09:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2012 Oakland A's Minor League Free Agents The minor league free agency period is upon us. The Oakland A's have already re-signed five of their minor league free agents, but there are 14 who are set to test the free agency waters. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1232825-2012-oakland-a-s-minor-league-free-agents 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1232825-2012-oakland-a-s-minor-league-free-agents Tue, 23 Oct 2012 19:00:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's MLN: Moves A Plenty The Oakland A's made one transaction at the major league level on Tuesday, activating shortstop Cliff Pennington from the DL and optioning reliever Pedro Figueroa to Triple-A. That was hardly the only move within the organization, however. We have the rundown inside... http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1209611-oakland-a-s-mln-moves-a-plenty 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1209611-oakland-a-s-mln-moves-a-plenty Wed, 08 Aug 2012 15:07:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Burlington Notebook: In The Hunt After a disappointing first half, the Burlington Bees have picked up the pace during the second half of the season. Going into the final month of the 2012 campaign, the Bees are a strong contender for a post-season berth. Bill Seals brings us up-to-date on the Oakland A's Low-A affiliate. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1207225-burlington-notebook-in-the-hunt 2047 Bill Seals http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1207225-burlington-notebook-in-the-hunt Wed, 01 Aug 2012 03:41:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's Q&A: Keith Lieppman, Part 1 BURLINGTON, IA - Oakland A's Director of Player Development Keith Lieppman is currently in Burlington, Iowa, with the A's Low-A affiliate. Burlington correspondent Bill Seals caught-up with Lieppman for a Q&A. In part one, the two discuss the Bees' pitching staff, Brad Peacock, Max Muncy and the plans for Nolan Sanburn's 2012 debut. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1206052-oakland-a-s-q-a-keith-lieppman-part-1 2047 Bill Seals http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1206052-oakland-a-s-q-a-keith-lieppman-part-1 Sat, 28 Jul 2012 04:41:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2012 Burlington Bees Preview The 2012 Midwest League season begins on Thursday, April 5. The Burlington Bees have announced their 2012 Opening Day roster. Our Burlington correspondent, Bill Seals, will be tracking the Bees all season. Inside he previews the Oakland A's Low-A affiliate. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1173698-2012-burlington-bees-preview 2047 Bill Seals http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1173698-2012-burlington-bees-preview Mon, 02 Apr 2012 20:15:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2011 Year In Review: Burlington Pitchers Our "2011 Year In Review" series continues with a look at the pitchers for the Oakland A's Low-A affiliate. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1121118-2011-year-in-review-burlington-pitchers 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1121118-2011-year-in-review-burlington-pitchers Tue, 25 Oct 2011 04:55:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Oakland A's MLN: Mitchell Moves Up There has been no better hitter in the Oakland A's system this season than Jermaine Mitchell, who has pounded Texas League pitching all season. The outfielder was finally rewarded for his efforts when he was promoted to Triple-A on Friday night. We have the details of that move and several others in the A's system, plus other news and notes. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1083881-oakland-a-s-mln-mitchell-moves-up 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1083881-oakland-a-s-mln-mitchell-moves-up Sat, 02 Jul 2011 05:34:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout A's Top Prospects: Beyond The Top-50, Part 1 Every year, our most difficult task is choosing only 50 prospects to include in our Oakland A's top prospect list. There are many more players than those 50 to keep an eye on, some of whom will develop into household names in a few years. In a two-part article, we look at 35 players that we considered for our list but didn't make the cut for one reason or another… http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1054242-a-s-top-prospects-beyond-the-top-50-part-1 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1054242-a-s-top-prospects-beyond-the-top-50-part-1 Tue, 08 Mar 2011 20:54:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout 2010 Year In Review: Vancouver Pitchers In our next "Year in Review" article, we take a closer look at the 2010 pitching staff of the Northwest League's Vancouver Canadians. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1010968-2010-year-in-review-vancouver-pitchers 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1010968-2010-year-in-review-vancouver-pitchers Mon, 11 Oct 2010 21:42:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout