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.
Athletics placed 1B/OF/DH Kyle Blanks on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 23, with a strained left calf.
Kyle Blanks was removed from Sunday's contest against the Red Sox due to a strained left calf.
Kyle Blanks is currently dealing with some stiffness in his left calf.
Athletics acquired OF Kyle Blanks from the Padres for OF Jake Goebbert and a player to be named later.
According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, trade talks seem to be "heating up" between the A's and Padres over outfielder Kyle Blanks.