Sat, 22 Feb 2014 20:20:50 -0800
Oakland Athletics OF Sam Fuld profiles as the team's fourth or fifth outfielder, and manager Bob Melvin calls Fuld a "pest." The team already has four with OFs Yoenis Cespedes, Coco Crisp, Craig Gentry and Josh Reddick, and likely won't carry another if they want to keep six infielders and three catchers. If an injury opens up a spot, Fuld might be in a heated competition with fellow Stanford alum OF Michael Taylor, who is out of options.
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 13:02:01 -0800
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp has a vesting option for the 2017 season. His option will vest with 550 plate appearances in 2016 or 1,000 plate appearances in both 2015 and 2016 or 130 games in 2016, or 260 games in both seasons combined. He also can't finish the 2016 season on the disabled list.
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 12:47:19 -0800
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp will make $11 million in both 2015 and 2016, and there is a $750,000 buyout on his $13 million option for the 2017 season.
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 12:36:54 -0800
The Oakland Athletics agreed to a two-year, $22.75 million extension with OF Coco Crisp Friday, Feb. 7.
Thu, 02 Jan 2014 02:28:42 -0800
It is expected Oakland Athletics C John Jaso will get considerable playing time at the designated hitter spot to start the 2014 season to save the team from adding salary to acquire a bat. The club also plans on OF Yoenis Cespedes and OF Coco Crisp in the DH spot to avoid continued wear and tear in the field.
Fri, 01 Nov 2013 11:39:54 -0700
The Oakland Athletics picked up OF Coco Crisp's $7.5 million option for the 2014 season Friday, Nov. 1. He had a career-high 22 home runs out of the leadoff spot this season. SP Brett Anderson's $8 million option was also exercised.
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 12:26:05 -0700
The Oakland Athletics are expected to pick up the 2014 options for OF Coco Crisp and SP Brett Anderson.
Sat, 05 Oct 2013 11:26:48 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (cramps) said that he was dealing with muscle cramping late in Game 1 of the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:01:31 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (shin) is back in the lineup Tuesday, Sept. 3, after fouling a ball off his shin Monday, Sept. 2. Crisp is serving as the designated hitter.
Mon, 02 Sep 2013 22:12:13 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (shin) left the game Monday, Sept. 2, against the Texas Rangers after fouling a ball off his right shin.