Daric Barton

Pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kazmir Pitches 3 Scoreless In Spring Debut With A’s

Scott Kazmir pitched three scoreless innings in his debut for the Oakland Athletics in a 2-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.


Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics hits his 100th career home run and celebrates with teammate Jed Lowrie #8 in the third inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 26, 2013 in Detroit. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

A’s Hold On Late, Defeat Tigers

Coco Crisp and Daric Barton each drove in two runs, and the Oakland Athletics beat Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers 8-6 on Monday night.


Daric Barton #10 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during spring training photo day at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on February 27, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

A’s Cut Ties With 1B Barton Among Moves

The Oakland Athletics have designated first baseman Daric Barton for assignment.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits a three run home run against the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning at O.co Coliseum on April 7, 2012 in Oakland. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Cespedes Homers, A’s Defeat Cleveland In Cactus League

Yoenis Cespedes homered, Daric Barton had a tiebreaking RBI single in the 10th inning and the Oakland Athletics held off the Cleveland Indians 7-6 on Tuesday.


Tommy Milone #57 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning at O.co Coliseum on April 24, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Milone Hangs Tough, A’s Defeat White Sox

Pinch-hitter Kurt Suzuki doubled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Tommy Milone outdueled Gavin Floyd and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0 on Tuesday night.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 17, 2012. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

A’s Score 4 Runs In 8th, Beat Angels

Yoenis Cespedes had two hits Tuesday night, including a two-run single during a four-run eighth inning rally that carried the A’s to a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.


Mark Ellis of the Oakland A's. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Activate Ellis From DL; Barton Sent To Triple-A

The Oakland Athletics have activated second baseman Mark Ellis from the 15-day disabled list and optioned slumping first baseman Daric Barton to Triple-A Sacramento.

CBS San Francisco–06/22/2011

Josh Outman of the Oakland A's. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Outman Leads A’s Past Royals

Josh Outman allowed four hits over seven innings and the Oakland Athletics gave new manager Bob Melvin his first home victory by beating the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Wednesday night.

CBS San Francisco–06/15/2011

Kurt Suzuki of the A's connects during Spring Training action (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Suzuki’s 10th Inning Homer Lifts A’s Over White Sox

Kurt Suzuki hit a go-ahead home run in the 10th inning, and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.

CBS San Francisco–04/11/2011

Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during Opening Day on April 8, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Anderson’s Gem Spoiled, A’s Lose To Twins

Brett Anderson gave up two runs on eight hits and struck out five in eight innings for the Athletics, but once again got little help from his struggling offense.

CBS San Francisco–04/08/2011