OaklandAthletics

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Oakland Athletics Transactions 2020

October
DATETRANSACTION
October 9, 2020Activated RHP James Kaprielian.
October 5, 2020Reassigned INF Vimael Machin to the minor leagues. Activated RHP Jordan Weems.
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 29, 2020Reassigned INFs Austin Allen, Matt Chapman and Sheldon Neuse, OFs Luis Barrera, Skye Bolt, Seth Brown and Dustin Fowler and RHPs Paul Blackburn, Jordan Weems and Daulton Jefferies to the minor leagues.
September 27, 2020Activated LF Chad Pinder from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHPs James Kaprielian and Paul Blackburn to alternate training site.
September 26, 2020Recalled RHP Paul Blackburn from alternate training site.
September 24, 2020Placed RHP J.B. Wendelken on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP James Kaprielian from alternate training site.
September 22, 2020Announced RHP Daniel Mengden has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Las Vegas (PCL).
September 20, 2020Activated RHP Daniel Mengden from the IL and designated for assignment.
September 18, 2020Traded 3B Dustin Harris and CF Marcus Smith to Texas.
September 15, 2020Optioned RHP James Kaprielian to alternate training site.
September 14, 2020Agreed to terms with INF Jake Lamb. Placed RHP Frankie Montas on paternity list. Transferred LHP A.J. Puk from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Recalled RHP James Kaprielian from alternate training site.
September 13, 2020Placed LF Chad Pinder on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of INF Nate Orf from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Daulton Jefferies to alternate training site.
September 12, 2020Placed 3B Matt Chapman on the 10-day IL. Recalled OF Seth Brown and RHP Daulton Jeffries from alternate site.
September 9, 2020Optioned RHP James Kaprielian to alternate training site.
September 8, 2020Recalled RHP James Kaprielian from alternate training site as 29th man for today's doubleheader.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 30, 2020Optioned C Austin Allen to alternate training site.
August 29, 2020Acquired 2B Tommy La Stella from L.A. Angels for 2B Franklin Barreto. Recalled C Austin Allen from alternate training site.
August 26, 2020Transferred RHP Burch Smith from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
August 25, 2020Recalled OF Seth Brown from alternate training site. Placed INF Chad Pinder on the paternity list.
August 24, 2020Recalled RHP Jordan Weems and C Jonah Heim from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Paul Blackburn and C Austin Allen to alternate training site.
August 19, 2020Recalled RHP Paul Blackburn from alternate site. Optioned RHP James Kaprielian to alternate training site.
August 18, 2020Activated OF Ramon Laureano.
August 16, 2020Placed RHP Burch Smith on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP James Kaprielian from alternate training site.
August 14, 2020Activated RHP Jordan Weems from 10-day IL and optioned him to alternate training site.
August 11, 2020MLB has suspended OF Ramon Laureano for 6 games and an undisclosed fine for charging the Houston Astro's dugout on August 9th.
August 7, 2020Traded OF Mark Payton to the Cincinnati Reds for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
August 6, 2020Optioned RHP James Kaprielian and OF Seth Brown to alternate site.
August 4, 2020Placed RHP Jordan Weems on the 10-day-IL and recalled RHP James Kaprielian from their alternate site.
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 27, 2020Released RHP Daniel Gossett. Added RHP Ben Bracewell to their player pool and optioned him to alternate training site.
July 23, 2020Activated RHP Daniel Mengden from the 60-day IL. Placed LHP A.J. Puk on the 10-day IL retroactive to July 20. Optioned C Jonah Heim to alternate training site. Designated RHP Daniel Gossett for assignment.
July 21, 2020Announced Rule 5 Selection OF Mark Rayton returned to Oakland from Cincinnati Reds.
July 20, 2020Selected the contract of RHP Jordan Weems from Athletics alternate training site. Placed LHP A.J. Puk on the 10-day IL.
July 19, 2020Selected the contract of RHP Jordan Weems from Athletics alternate training site.
July 1, 2020Added INF's Eric Campbell and Robert Puason, RHP's Wandisson Charles and Miguel Romero, OF's Luis Barrera and Brayan Buelvas to their 60-man player pool.
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 30, 2020Traded INF Jorge Mateo to the San Diego Padres for a player to be named.
June 29, 2020Agreed to terms with RHP's Garrett Acton and Stevie Emanuels, C's Tyler Soderstrom and Cooper Uhl and OF D.J. Lee on minor league contracts.
June 23, 2020Signed RHP Jeff Criswell, OF Michael Guldberg and RHP Dane Acker to minor league contracts.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 15, 2020Placed RHP Daniel Mengden on the 60-day IL.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 23, 2020Named Steve Fanelli vice president/ticket sales and analytics.
January 13, 2020Traded INF Alfonso Rivas to the Chicago Cubs for INF/OF Tony Kemp.
January 10, 2020Agreed to terms with RHPs Chris Bassitt and Liam Hendriks; LHP Sean Manaea; INFs Chad Pinder and Marcus Semien; and OFs Mark Canha and Robbie Grossman on one-year contracts.
January 6, 2020Announced Chris Giles has resigned as chief operating officer.