Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:11:11 -0700
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (undisclosed) was scratched from the starting lineup Friday, June 13, because of an undisclosed injury.
Sun, 25 May 2014 19:33:06 -0700
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (calf) was not in the starting lineup Sunday, May 25, because of a calf strain and is not expected to play Monday, May 26. The team still does not think Punto will need to be placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Sat, 24 May 2014 08:42:01 -0700
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (calf) is considered day-to-day because of a calf strain. The team thought Punto may need to be placed on the 15-day disabled list, but he is feeling better.
Sat, 24 May 2014 07:43:28 -0700
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (calf) is not in the lineup Saturday, May 24, as he deals with calf soreness.
Fri, 16 May 2014 14:28:55 -0700
Oakland Athletics manager said 2B Alberto Callaspo is likely to see less playing time with 1B Kyle Blanks on the roster. Callaspo could see more at-bats at second base, but Melvin is currently happy with the platoon there between 2Bs Eric Sogard and Nick Punto.
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:33:01 -0700
Oakland Athletics SS Jed Lowrie (foot) is leaving the game after being hit by a pitch on his foot Monday, April 7. 2B Nick Punto is replacing Lowrie.
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:40:49 -0700
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (hamstring) will sit out at least two days after suffering from left hamstring tightness Monday, March 24. Manager Bob Melvin said Punto is fine. Punto will be the utility middle infielder this season.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:00:20 -0700
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto (hamstring) left the game early with left hamstring tightness Monday, March 24. The move was precautionary, and his injury isn't expected to be serious.
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 14:08:23 -0800
Oakland Athletics INF Nick Punto is expected to be part of a platoon at second base next year with 2B Eric Sogard. Punto played second, shortstop and third base last year. The A's may try 3B Alberto Callaspo at first base next season.
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:12:58 -0800
Oakland Athletics SS Nick Punto will receive $3 million next season; $2.75 million in salary and a $250,000 buyout on a $2.75 million 2015 vesting option.