The Oakland A's claimed right-handed pitcher Nick Tepesch off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers, the club announced today. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the A's designated left-handed pitcher Eric Surkamp for assignment
On Wednesday, June 29, the Oakland A's will welcome the San Francisco Giants to Oakland Alameda Coliseum for a two-game series before playing host to the Pittsburgh Pirates during Independence Day Weekend.
Hendriks was placed on the disabled list May 10 retroactive to May 8 with a strained right triceps. He had an 8.27 ERA and .394 opponents batting average at the time of the injury but had 19 strikeouts and just one walk in 16.1 innings.
The Oakland A's agreed to terms with their fourth round selection in the 2016 First-Year Player Draft, right-handed pitcher Skylar Szynski from Penn High School in Indiana, and their 16th round pick, outfielder Anthony Churlin from Island Coast High School in Florida.
The Oakland A's recalled left-handed pitcher Eric Surkamp from Triple-A Nashville and placed left-handed pitcher Sean Manaea on the 15-day disabled list with a left pronator strain, the club announced today.
The Oakland A's selected three players on Day 1 of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft, including two pitchers from the University of Florida and right-handed pitcher Daulton Jefferies from the University of California.
Coulombe joins the A's for the third time this year and has a 4.76 ERA in three relief appearances with Oakland. He was with Oakland for the first time for a one-day stint on May 10 and pitched that night at Boston.