Athletics DFA Nate Freiman on Thursday By Sean D'Oliveira Jul 2, 2015 at 12:19 pm ET1 min read The Athletics designated first baseman Nate Freiman for assignment Thursday, the team announced. Freiman was hitting .171 at Triple-A. CBS Sports HQ Newsletter We bring sports news that matters to your inbox, to help you stay informed and get a winning edge. I agree that CBS Sports can send me the "CBS Sports HQ Newsletter" newsletter. See All Newsletters Please check the opt-in box to acknowledge that you would like to subscribe. Thanks for signing up! Keep an eye on your inbox for the latest sports news. Sorry! There was an error processing your subscription.