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Cody Ross was “blindsided” by Diamondbacks release, but happy to join a winner in Oakland

Cody Ross was “blindsided” by Diamondbacks release, but happy to join a winner in Oakland

New A’s outfielder Cody Ross was “blindsided” by his release from the Arizona Diamondbacks, but said he’s thrilled to come to Oakland with a chance to win. “It caught me off guard,” Ross said of Arizona releasing him on Saturday. … Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News Apr 8, 2015

Oakland A's agree to terms with outfielder Cody Ross

Cody Ross expected to give the Athletics some right-handed pop; he was with the Giants in 2010 and was MVP of the National League Championship Series.
Athletics Nation Apr 8, 2015

Oakland A's sign Cody Ross

The Oakland Athletics have agreed to terms with outfielder Cody Ross, the team announced, after he was officially granted his release by the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Oakland Athletics have agreed to terms with outfielder Cody Ross, the team announced, after he was officially granted his release by the Arizona Diamondbacks. The team will announce corresponding roster moves later today, which could be to transfer Jarrod Parker to the 60-day disabled list to clear space on the 40-man roster, and will likely be to option Billy Burns to the Triple-A Nashville Sounds. Based on these moves, it...
San Jose Mercury News Apr 7, 2015

Report: A's have interest in outfielder Cody Ross

Oakland Athletics need outfield depth with Coco Crisp sidelined for several more weeks; Ross is a former Giant who has been waived by the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Cody Ross could be a short-term replacement for Coco Crisp

Veteran corner outfielder Cody Ross, put on waivers by the Arizona Diamondbacks over the weekend, could be joining the outfield-deprived A’s in the next couple of days, according to a tweet from Ken Rosenthal at Fox. The A’s have expressed… Continue Reading →
Athletics Nation Apr 7, 2015

Oakland A's to sign Cody Ross after he clears waivers, according to Ken Rosenthal

The Oakland Athletics will sign Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Cody Ross to a contract after he clears waivers on Wednesday, according to a tweet from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. It is presently unknown whether Ross will be placed on the 40-man roster, or if this is a minor league contract. This story will update.
Athletics Nation Apr 7, 2015

Oakland A's rumors: Carlos Quentin and Cody Ross outfielders of interest, Susan Slusser reports

Who could the Athletics pick up in the next week to add outfield depth? The Oakland Athletics are exploring the waiver wire and released players as options to add depth to their outfield now that Coco Crisp is probably at least six weeks away from returning from his April 3 arthroscopic elbow surgery, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Slusser writes, "Oakland has some interest in former Stanford player Carlos Quentin and onetime Giants player Cody Ross." What we do not know is whether Oakland's interest is for someone to go to the big league roster and supplant...
Arizona Republic Apr 6, 2015
Diamondbacks players surprised by release of Cody Ross

Diamondbacks players surprised by release of Cody Ross

The Diamondbacks released Cody Ross in a surprise move on Saturday, opting to eat the $9.5 million they owed him instead of giving him sporadic at-bats in the outfield.         
Arizona Republic Apr 4, 2015
D-Backs send Tomas to Triple-A, release Ross

D-Backs send Tomas to Triple-A, release Ross

The D-Backs finalized their 25-man roster Saturday night, which didn't include Yasmany Tomas or Cody Ross.         

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