Athletics and INF Eric Sogard avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.075 million contract.
Eric Sogard requested $1.425 million and was offered $900,000 from the Athletics when arbitration figures were exchanged.
Eric Sogard went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a stolen base Saturday against the Mariners.
Eric Sogard will start at second base in Game 1 of the ALDS against the Tigers on Friday.
Eric Sogard has gone 13-for-34 (.382) during his current nine-game hitting streak.
Eric Sogard is hitting in the No. 2 spot in the Athletics' lineup Monday.
Eric Sogard went 2-for-4 with a home run Sunday against the Angels.
Eric Sogard was removed for a pinch-hitter after going 0-for-2 against the Indians on Monday.
Eric Sogard went 3-for-3 with a triple, a double and a steal as the Athletics edged the Astros 4-3 on Tuesday.
Eric Sogard will be the A's primary second baseman while Scott Sizemore nurses a left knee sprain.
Eric Sogard and Scott Sizemore are expected to platoon at second base for the Athletics at the beginning of the season.
Eric Sogard (back) recently suffered a high ankle sprain while on his rehab assignment with Triple-A Sacramento.
Eric Sogard (back) took batting practice Saturday.
Athletics placed INF Eric Sogard on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 7, with a back strain.