Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale announced Friday that Nick Punto has backed out of his minor league contract with the club.
Diamondbacks signed INF Nick Punto to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Diamondbacks have signed infielder Nick Punto.
Athletics released INF Nick Punto.
Nick Punto's $2.75 million option for 2015 has vested.
Athletics activated INF Nick Punto from the 15-day disabled list.
Nick Punto plans to test his right hamstring in a pre-game workout Monday.
Nick Punto (hamstring) is still not running at 100 percent.
Nick Punto (hamstring) did some running on Saturday.
Nick Punto (hamstring) was given a cortisone shot on Tuesday.
Nick Punto (hamstring) is scheduled to take batting practice Monday for the first time since being placed on the disabled list.
Nick Punto (hamstring) has yet to swing a bat since being placed on the disabled list nearly three weeks ago.
Nick Punto (hamstring) still hasn't progressed to running.
Athletics placed INF Nick Punto on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring.