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A's Add Webb To 40-Man; Sign Vet Schroder

Webb added some velocity this season.

On the day before the deadline to set their 40-man roster for the upcoming Rule 5 draft, the Oakland A's announced that they had added right-hander Ryan Webb and had signed reliever Chris Schroder to a major league deal. We have the details of those moves, plus other news and notes inside...

November 20th is the deadline for teams to set their 40-man rosters before the Rule 5 draft in early December. The Oakland A's had three open spots on their 40-man roster going into the day and they filled two of those slots with reliever Chris Schroder and right-hander Ryan Webb. Schroder, who was a minor-league free agent, comes to the A's on a major league contract. The right-hander has...

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