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Oakland Athletics reunite with Chris Carter
The Oakland Athletics have reunited with an old friend, first baseman Chris Carter.  The Oakland Athletics announced Friday that they have signed Carter to a minor league deal and assigned him to Triple-A Nashville. Carter was drafted in the 15th round of the 2015 MLB Amateur Draft by the Chicago White Sox. He was eventually traded to the Oakland Athletics along with Brett Anderson, Aaron Cunningham, Dana Eveland, Carlos Gonzalez and Greg Smith for Dan Haren and Connor Robertson in 2007. Carter made his debut in August of 2010 with the Athletics but didn’t exceed his rookie limits in 2012. He played in 67 games for the A’s […]

Oakland Athletics reunite with Chris Carter

Pat Venditte 3
**For information on Venditte’s MLB debut CLICK HERE! 🙂 UPDATE: Jun 5, 2015 12:40 pm PT The A’s have place Coco Crisp on the 60-day disabled list to make room for SHP (switch-handed pitcher) Pat Venditte on the 40-man roster.  They also had to make room for Venditte on the active 25-man roster. The team chose to option right-handed reliever Dan Otero to Triple-A Nashville to open up that spot. Venditte may not make it to Boston on time for first pitch but the word is his parents are already in Boston for his possible big league debut. Venditte’s plane […]

A’s call up switch pitcher Pat Venditte – Updated!