• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    A's send five to minor-league camp

    The Athletics re-assigned infielder Shane Peterson, pitchers Andrew Werner, Jose Flores and Jeremy McBryde and catcher Bruce Maxwell to minor-league camp on Sunday.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Andrew Werner clears waivers, sent to Sacramento

    Athletics pitcher Andrew Werner has cleared waivers and been outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento, the team announced Thursday. Werner just finished his first season in the Oakland organization after coming to the A's in a trade with the Padres last season. He went 12-14 with a 5.78 ERA, 1.46 WHIP and 111:38 K:BB ratio in 165 innings with Sacramento in 2013. He had the worst hit rate in the minors last season according to Baseball Reference, allowing 11 hits every nine innings.

  • by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Andrew Werner designated for assignment

    To clear a spot on the 40-man roster for newly signed Scott Kazmir, the Athletics designated left-hander Andrew Werner for assignment Wednesday. Werner, formerly of the Padres, went 12-14 with a 5.78 ERA, 1.46 WHIP and 6.1 strikeouts per nine innings in 27 appearances, including 26 starts, for Triple-A Sacramento last year.

  • by Nando Di Fino | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Werner traded to A's

    The Oakland A's and San Diego Padres announced a four-player trade on Friday, with Oakland sending pitcher Tyson Ross and first baseman A.J. Kirby-Jones to San Diego for middle infielder Andy Parrino and pitcher Andrew Werner. Werner was 2-3 with a 5.58 ERA in eight starts with the Padres in 2012.