A source told MLB Daily Dish's Chris Cotillo that "a ton of teams" were showing interest in 1B/OF Kyle Blanks.
Athletics non-tendered 1B/OF Kyle Blanks.
Athletics designated 1B/OF Kyle Blanks for assignment.
Athletics activated 1B/OF Kyle Blanks from the 60-day disabled list.
Athletics transferred OF Kyle Blanks to the 60-day disabled list.
Athletics manager Bob Melvin said Saturday that Kyle Blanks will be shut down for "a while" after an MRI revealed tendinitis in his left Achilles.
Kyle Blanks (calf) will have an MRI on both his lower legs after suffering a setback during his rehab assignment.
Kyle Blanks (calf) still hasn't played a full nine innings in the field on his rehab assignment with Triple-A Sacramento.
Kyle Blanks (calf) will begin a rehab assignment on Sunday.
Kyle Blanks (calf) ran the bases on Tuesday.
Kyle Blanks (calf) isn't expected to begin a rehab assignment until next weekend or the following week.
Kyle Blanks said Wednesday his injured left calf is "doing better, a lot better."
An MRI on Kyle Blanks' left calf has revealed a slight tear.
Kyle Blanks (calf) is swinging a bat but has yet to do any running.