Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:00:50 -0800
Oakland Athletics SPs A.J. Griffin and Dan Straily might win the final two spots in the team's rotation, but they will have competition. SP Drew Pomeranz will be stretched out during spring training, and he is hopeful of winning a rotation spot. SP Tommy Milone is also hopeful of pushing his way into the mix and re-gaining his spot in the rotation. P Josh Lindblom is also expected to be under consideration, although he is likely to begin the season at Triple-A Sacramento.
Sat, 12 Oct 2013 18:54:34 -0700
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin said SP Tommy Milone will be given the chance to win a spot in the starting rotation next season.
Sun, 15 Sep 2013 11:28:35 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have scratched SP Jarrod Parker (illness) from his start against the Texas Rangers Sunday, Sept. 15, because of illness. SP Tommy Milone will start in his place.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:08:14 -0700
The Oakland Athletics recalled Ps Tommy Milone, Evan Scribner and Pat Neshek from the minors Tuesday, Sept. 3, and designated RP Hideki Okajima for assignment in a corresponding move. C Luke Montz has also been released.
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 12:12:13 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have activated SP Brett Anderson (foot) from the 60-day disabled list. The team also optioned SP Tommy Milone to Triple-A Sacramento.
Sun, 18 Aug 2013 11:09:44 -0700
The Oakland Athletics have placed SP Bartolo Colon (groin) on the 15-day disabled list because of a left groin strain. The move is retroactive to Tuesday, Aug. 13. Colon suffered the injury while throwing on flat ground Friday, Aug. 16. In a corresponding move, SP Tommy Milone has been recalled from Triple-A Sacramento to start against the Cleveland Indians Sunday, Aug. 18.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 13:56:18 -0700
Oakland Athletics SP Sonny Gray will remain in the rotation after making his first major league start Saturday, Aug. 10.
Fantasy Tip: Now that we know this, there's no question that Gray should be owned in all AL-only formats. Tommy Milone is the loser here.
Sat, 03 Aug 2013 13:15:23 -0700
Oakland Athletics SP Tommy Milone has been optioned to Triple-A Sacramento. In a corresponding move, RP Evan Scribner has been recalled from Sacramento.
Fantasy Tip: The A's will not need a fifth starter until Aug. 13 and Milone struggled in his last start, allowing six runs on nine hits over 3 2/3 innings Friday, Aug. 2. There is no guarantee that Milone will be recalled when another starter is needed because SP Brett Anderson (foot) could be ready to return by then.
Sun, 12 May 2013 23:54:05 -0700
Oakland Athletics SP Tommy Milone lost his fifth straight start, giving up five runs, six hits and three walks in five innings of a 6-1 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Sunday, May 12. This was the first time during the skid he failed to pitch into the seventh inning, and he has a 3.62 ERA over that span.
Thu, 02 May 2013 00:01:27 -0700
Despite striking out 10 batters, Oakland Athletics SP Tommy Milone suffered his third straight loss Wednesday, May 1, as the Athletics lost 5-4 to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.