This is the February 19, 2013 news archive. View today's Athletics rumors and news.
PHOENIX (AP) -- Bartolo Colon knew he had failed a drug test for about six weeks before he got hit with a 50-game suspension last season. He made several starts for the Oakland Athletics while knowing he probably wouldn't participate in the pennant race…Upvote Share Tweet
The Oakland A’s are the early winners of photo dayyahoo.com Feb 19, 2013It's that time of the spring when baseball players are taking their annual photos - and that usually means a whole lot of entertainment. You'll be seeing more in the coming days here on The Stew, but even in the early stages of photo day, it's obvious tUpvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…Feb 19Although there are four teams with more than $30 million in cap room with the dawn of free agency two weeks away, I expect this to be a stingy season for one of the best free agent classes ever.
NBA Coast to Coast: Second-half storylines to watch in EastFeb 19Here's a look at some of the top second-half storylines to watch in the East.