Eric Sogard has elected free agency.
Athletics sent INF Eric Sogard outright to Triple-A Nashville.
A's manager Bob Melvin said he's no longer optimistic Eric Sogard (knee) will play this year.
Eric Sogard (knee) will begin hitting soft tosses next week.
Eric Sogard (knee) is 2-3 weeks away from running.
Athletics transferred INF Eric Sogard from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Eric Sogard underwent a patellar tendon debridement procedure on his left knee on Wednesday.
Eric Sogard will undergo knee surgery.
Eric Sogard is likely to undergo knee surgery to shave down a pointed patella tendon and remove bone spurs in his right knee.
Eric Sogard is scheduled to undergo an MRI due to lingering soreness in his left knee.
Eric Sogard (back) will begin a rehab assignment with High-A Stockton on Monday.
Eric Sogard (neck) could begin a minor league rehab assignment as soon as this weekend.
Athletics placed 2B Eric Sogard on the 15-day disabled list with a neck injury.
Athletics manager Bob Melvin said Friday that Eric Sogard is currently battling a neck issue which could require a trip to the disabled list to start the season.