Posts tagged Jarrod Parker

TRADE PIECE: TOMMY MILONE

TRADE PIECE: TOMMY MILONE

On December 23, 2011, the Oakland A’s, in a busy offseason, shipped first-time arbitration-eligible LHP Gio Gonzalez to the Washington Nationals in a six-player deal. The Nats got minor league RHP Robert Gilliam and Gonzalez, who was coming off back-to-back solid seasons for the non-contending A’s. Oakland GM Billy Beane got two minor leaguers plus a RHP […]

PARKER IMPRESSES IN A’S DEBUT

PARKER IMPRESSES IN A’S DEBUT

A’s RHP Jarrod Parker made his season debut at the big league level Wednesday and went 6 1/3 solid innings in Oakland’s extra-inning win over the White Sox. Parker was a key piece in the trade with Arizona this off-season that sent righty Trevor Cahill to the Diamondbacks. Over his 6 1/3 IP, Parker allowed […]

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

A pair of highly regarded pitching prospects faced each other tonight as the AAA Tuscon Padres hosted the Sacramento River Cats and both were impressive. RHP Jarrod Parker, the top overall prospect in the Oakland A’s organization (BA)  toed the rubber for Sacramento and went 6 innings, allowing 2 runs (1 ER) with a walk and 6 […]

A’S WRAP UP SPRING TRAINING, HEAD TO JAPAN

A’S WRAP UP SPRING TRAINING, HEAD TO JAPAN

The Oakland A’s, who had one of the more interesting offseasons of any MLB club, will be one of the first teams to start getting a report card as they open the season in Japan vs. the Mariners on March 28. As such, the A’s have concluded their spring games in Arizona and will now […]

ARCHIE BRADLEY’S INSTR. LEAGUE EDUCATION

ARCHIE BRADLEY’S INSTR. LEAGUE EDUCATION

Oklahoma high school draftee RHP Archie Bradley, taken number-seven overall in the 2011 First Year Player Draft by Arizona, just finished up his instructional league assignment where he threw 15 innings. Bradley, the two-sport star who also excels in football as a quarterback, spoke in detail of the education he got in his instructional league […]

DIAMONDBACKS CALL UP PARKER

DIAMONDBACKS CALL UP PARKER

RHP Jarrod Parker, the ninth overall pick of the 2007 First-Year-Player Draft has been called up by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Parker pitched for AA Mobile this season, going 11-8 over 26 games with 55 BB and 112 K’s. The Mobile Bay Bears won the Southern League title this weekend so now Parker joins the Snakes as they […]