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A's draft results: Rounds 3-10


Similarly to last year, the A's focused on pitching the second day of the draft. They didn't draft a position player until they picked high school shortstop Trace Loehr in the sixth round. Another...

A's draft Matt Chapman and Daniel Gossett


After using their last four first round and supplemental first round picks on high school players, the A's went back to the college ranks this year and drafted 3B Matt Chapman from Cal State...

Open Thread: Amateur Draft!


Today MLB will go through the first two rounds, including the compensation and competitive balance rounds (1, 1A, 1B, 2, 2A). The first pick, Astros, will be at or around 3 PM PDT, 6 PM EST. The...


Oakland A's WAR room

It's here! It's finally here! So over at AN in the draft thread, things are amazingly split between wanting Monte Harrison, Ti'quan Forbes, and Matt Imhof for the the first round selection. My...

Amateur Draft Preview


The June 5th Rule IV draft is right around the corner and A’s personnel, from the front office down to the area scouts, are working hard and around the clock to gather as much information about...

A's MOD 2


Ranking first round targets, pooling mock drafts


A's MOD #2: Ranking first round targets and pooling mock drafts

So now that we've decided on who the targets are, it's time to rank them! 1) Monte Harrison, OF 2) Derek Hill, OF 3) Forrest Wall, 2B 4) Michael Chavis, 3B 5)Ti’quan Forbes, SS 6) Derek...

A's Mock Draft Diary


Doing the Community Mock Draft again, discuss here at Minor League Ball


A's MOD #1

And so it begins! A's this year have quite the bland draft positioning. No compensation picks and no lottery picks. Just a 1 pick per round year. On top of that, we'll be picking towards the...

Minor League Full Season Roster Overview


Tomorrow is opening day for the full season minor league clubs in the A's system and their rosters were officially announced. I'll take a look at the rosters, judge them, give them a self image...

Community Prospect List: 15th and Final


Miles Head joins the list at 14, Bruce Maxwell joins the voting

Community Prospect List #14


Dylan Covey joins the list at #13, Arnold Leon joins the voting

Community Prospect List #13


Nolan Sanburn comes in at 12 on the list, Miles Head joins the voting

Community Prospect List #12


Matt Olson wins the #11 spot while Dustin Driver joins the voting

Community Prospect List #11


Renato Nunez wins the voting, Tanner Peters joins the voting

Community Prospect List #10


1B Max Muncy wins the 9 spot, lefty Chris Kohler joins the voting.

Community Prospect List #9


Local native BJ Boyd comes in at #8, Nolan Sanburn joins the voting

Community Prospect List #8


Bobby Wahl takes #7 in a landslide, Dylan Covey enters in the voting.

Community Prospect List #7


Billy Burns edges out Bobby Wahl and comes in at #6, Renato Nunez joins the voting.

Community Prospect List #6


Michael Ynoa makes it in at #5, Matt Olson joins the voting

Community Prospect List #5


After a brief hiatus, the Community Prospect List returns!


A's 2013 Draft Recap

A's finished up their draft by taking three local kids within the last six rounds: 2 from De La Salle and one from Bishop O'Dowd. Those drafts are pretty much courtesy drafts and highly unlikely to...

2013 MLB Player Draft Open Thread


Today is the annual amateur player draft. The first round and supplemental rounds will happen and will be televised on MLB Network at 3 PM PST. A's have only one pick in the first round after...

A's Community Mock Draft Results


Recap of the group I was able to draft during the community mock draft at Minorleagueball.com. Was able to get a good group.


A's Mock Organization Draft Recap

This year the A's don't quite have the draft volume that they did last year. However, they aren't without a little extra bonus money. They have 5 picks in the first three rounds, two coming in the...


Oakland A's War Room

Time to get our draft day discussion on. See who drops, what surprise pick goes early. Argue if we should reach for a player or wait and see if he drops to the next pick. Our draft numbers and...

A's MOD #3


Come discuss 2nd round options!


A's MOD #3: 2nd Round Options

So it's settled with the first round: If Manea somehow falls to us for whatever reason, we'll take him, other than that, we'll go with whoever is left to us in this board h...

A's Mock Org. Diary #2


This is the second one, gives a poll on who may be available in the first round and starts a discussion about the possible second round options.

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