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A's Add Five To Roster; Sign Three MiLB FAs

Petit has been added to the 40-man roster.

With the deadline for setting their 40-man roster before the Rule 5 draft looming, the Oakland A's added five players to the roster. The team has also signed three minor league free agents. We have the details inside…

Jared Burton had a strong season with Cincinnati after the A's lost him in last year's Rule 5 draft. November 20th was the deadline for teams to add players to their 40-man rosters in advance of the Rule 5 draft, which will take place during baseball's winter meetings that run from December 3rd through the 5th. If a player is selected in the Rule 5 draft, he must remain on his new team's major... Recommended Stories

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