This is the December 18, 2012 news archive. View today's Athletics rumors and news.
On Monday, the Oakland Athletics announced the signing of Japanese shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima to a two-year, $6.5 million contract, filling the void left by Stephen Drew’s departure. It could end up being a solid signing for GM Billy Beane, but with maShare Tweet
CNNSI.com Dec 18, 2012BOSTON (AP) -- A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that shortstop Stephen Drew and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a $9.5 million, one-year contract.Share Tweet
Mets acquire outfielder Cowgill from A'sMLB.com Dec 18, 2012The Mets helped fill their need for right-handed-hitting outfielders Tuesday, picking up Collin Cowgill in a trade with the A's.Share Tweet