Athletics purchased the contract of LHP Jose Torres from High-A Stockton.
Athletics acquired RHP Liam Hendriks from the Blue Jays for RHP Jesse Chavez.
Athletics purchased the contract of 2B Joe Wendle from Triple-A Nashville.
Athletics designated RHP A.J. Griffin for assignment.
Athletics designated LHP Fernando Abad for assignment.
Athletics designated OF Craig Gentry for assignment.
Athletics signed LHP Rich Hill to a one-year contract.
According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, the A's have signed Rich Hill to a one-year, $6 million contract pending a physical.
According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, the Athletics are in negotiations with free agent pitcher Rich Hill.
Free agent southpaw Rich Hill is expected to make a decision this week on where he'll pitch in 2016.
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Rays are talking to free agent Rich Hill.
According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Padres are one team interested in Rich Hill.
Athletics general manager David Forst said Tuesday that the club will not trade Sonny Gray this offseason.
The Athletics will interview Mark Kotsay next week for their bench coach position.
Athletics claimed 1B/OF Andrew Lambo off waivers from the Pirates.