Brett Graves spent most of his pro debut in VT.

Oakland A's 2014 Draft In Review: Rounds 1-10

Nearly five months ago, the Oakland A's welcomed a whole new class of players into their organization. So how did the A's 2014 draft class fare in their professional debut seasons? Over the next week, we will take a look at how all of the A's draft picks did this year. In part one, we look at picks 1-10.

Steven Connelly

Oakland A's Coaching Q&A: Steven Connelly

TROY, NY - The Oakland A's organization brought back a familiar face this season when they added pitching coach Steven Connelly. Connelly spent a productive season with the short-season Vermont Lake Monsters, where he worked with several of the A's top 2014 draft picks.

Daniel Robertson leads the AFL in OBP.

Oakland A's MLN: AFL Hitters Thriving

Notes on how the Oakland A's farmhands participating in winter and fall league baseball are faring.

Tom Everidge enjoyed his first season as a coach.

Oakland A's Coaching Q&A: Tom Everidge

Former Oakland A's first baseman and longtime farmhand Tom Everidge returned to the organization this season as a first-year hitting coach. Donald Moore spoke with Everidge about his first year as a professional coach.

Last camp at Papago Park.

Blog: 2014 Oakland A's Fall Instructs

The Oakland A's 2014 Fall Instructional League camp is underway. Kimberly Contreras is on the scene in Arizona and will be blogging about the camp for the next several weeks. Keep this page bookmarked for updates. ***UPDATED: October 16***

Farhan Zaidi, David Forst & Billy Beane.

A's Off-Season Outlook: Reload?

What direction will the Oakland A's off-season take? We have tackled this question in a series of articles over the past 10 days. In the final of this series, we look at what the A's strategy might be if they took the same re-loading approach they took the past two years.

Luke Montz

Oakland A's MLN: Winter Leagues Underway

We have news and notes from around the Oakland A's organization.

Fernand Cruzado was a mid-season All-Star.

Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Fernand Cruzado

TROY, NY - The 2014 season was a breakthrough campaign for right-hander Fernand Cruzado, who established several career-bests in his season with the Vermont Lake Monsters. Donald Moore spoke with the Oakland A’s prospect about his progress.

Matt Chapman has made progress in camp.

Oakland A's Instructs Q&A: Rich Sparks

The Oakland A's Fall Instructional League comes to a conclusion next week. Over the past three weeks, A's prospects have worked closely with A's coaches, player development and scouting staff at "Instructs". Rich Sparks, the A's Midwest Region Area Scout, has spent the past few weeks working with players in camp. He spoke with us about the progress of several A's prospects.

Michael Fagan pitched four season for Princeton.

Q&A With A's 9th-Round Pick Michael Fagan

TROY, NY - After a standout senior season with the Princeton Tigers, Michael Fagan heard his name called on the second day of the 2014 draft. The Oakland A's ninth-round pick had a solid pro debut season. Donald Moore spoke with him about his first professional season.

Jorge De Leon

Oakland A's Prospect Profile: Jorge De Leon

On Thursday, the Oakland A's claimed right-hander Jorge De Leon off of waivers from the Houston Astros. We take a close look at the hard-throwing right-hander.

Will Jeff Samardzija stay or will he go?

A's Off-Season Outlook: Retool?

The disappointing ending to the Oakland A's 2014 season left many wondering what is next for the green-and-gold. Over the past few days, we have looked at the A's payroll situation and how that might shape their off-season decision-making, as well as the possibility of an A's rebuild. Today, we will examine a retooling roadmap for the A's roster-building this off-season.