Bolt was traded from the Giants to the Athletics in exchange for cash considerations Wednesday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
Bolt was designated for assignment by the Giants on Friday, but he'll return to Oakland's 40-man roster via trade after he was waived by the team to begin the regular season. Bolt came off the bench in two games to begin the season and went 0-for-1 with a strikeout.
Bolt was designated for assignment by the Giants on Friday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
Bolt came off the bench in each of the last two contests and went 0-for-1 with a strikeout. He'll now be designated for assignment as part of a shuffle to make room for Steven Duggar and Zack Littell on the major-league roster.
Bolt was recalled prior to Tuesday's game against the Rockies, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
This will likely be a very short stay with the big club for Bolt, as he's taking the place of Wandy Peralta, who was traded to the Yankees for outfielder Mike Tauchman. Once Tauchman is activated, Bolt will likely be optioned to the alternate site.
Bolt was claimed off waivers by the Giants on Monday, Andrew Baggarly of The Athletic reports.
Bolt was designated for assignment by the Athletics on Thursday. Following Monday's transaction, he'll report to the Giants' alternate training site. San Francisco DFA'd Ashton Goudeau to make room on the 40-man roster.
Bolt was designated for assignment Thursday.
Bolt will be the roster casualty as the Athletics select the contracts of Reymin Guduan and Jed Lowrie. As a 27-year-old with just five games of big-league experience, he may have a good chance of passing through waivers unclaimed.
The Athletics optioned Bolt to Triple-A Las Vegas on Monday, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
Bolt was one of seven Athletics players optioned to the minors in the team's first round of roster cuts. Since receiving his first taste of the majors in 2019, the 27-year-old Bolt appears to have fallen behind multiple outfielders in the organizational pecking order, so he won't necessarily be the Athletics' first choice for a call-up in 2021.
Bolt will be available to make his spring debut as a reserve in Monday's Cactus League game against the Royals after previously missing time with a shoulder injury, Matt Kawahara of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Even before the shoulder injury surfaced, Bolt was unlikely to break camp with the Athletics, but his return to full health will at least give him the opportunity to battle for a job. Bolt was included in the Athletics' 60-man roster pool in 2020, but he never received a call-up from the alternate training site.
Bolt (hamstring/groin) was optioned to minor-league camp Saturday, Shayna Rubin of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
He was removed from a Cactus League game last weekend with a hamstring/groin injury. Bolt is set to offer organizational outfield depth this season.
Bolt was removed from Sunday's Cactus League starting lineup against the Royals due to a hamstring/groin injury, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
The 26-year-old continues to battle for a spot on the Athletics' 40-man roster, but he is expected to return to the minors given Oakland's outfield depth. Bolt hit .269/.350/.459 with 11 home runs, 61 RBI and 57 runs scored across 347 plate appearances for Triple-A Las Vegas in 2019.
Bolt was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday, Martin Gallegos of MLB.com reports.
With Mark Canha nursing a groin injury, Bolt will provide the Athletics with outfield depth for the final series of the season. The 25-year-old has spent most of the season at Triple-A, slashing .269/.350/.459 with 11 home runs and seven steals in 89 games for Las Vegas.
Bolt was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Saturday.
Bolt joined the Athletics' roster when Khris Davis (hip) landed on the injured list in late May. He went 0-for-3 in his only start. With Davis returning Saturday, Bolt heads back to the minors.
Bolt went 0-for-3 with a walk and a run in a win over the Mariners on Sunday.
The 25-year-old rookie drew his first major-league start after logging his first three appearances with the Athletics earlier in the season as an in-game replacement. Bolt is up with the big-league club as a result of Khris Davis' current injured-list stint due to hip and oblique issues. Bolt was slashing an impressive .311/.379/.571 with 17 extra-base hits (nine doubles, two triples, six home runs) and 30 RBI with Triple-A Las Vegas in the hitter-friendly Pacific Coast League before his promotion.
Bolt was recalled by Oakland on Friday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Bolt spent a brief period on the big-league roster earlier in the season, going 1-for-4 at the plate. He'll likely fill a bench role during his time with the team. Khris Davis (hip/oblique) was placed on the 10-day injured list in a corresponding move.
Bolt was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday.
Bolt was called up for his big-league debut Friday. He got into three games, going 1-for-4 with a double and two strikeouts. He'll make way for Matt Olson, who returned from his broken hamate bone in a corresponding move.
The Athletics will call up Bolt from Triple-A Las Vegas prior to Friday's series opener with the Pirates, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
Due to off days Thursday and Monday, the Athletics are able to get by with a four-man rotation temporarily, affording them the flexibility to add another bench bat for the series in a National League park. With the slow-footed Khris Davis expected to see time in the outfield this weekend, it makes sense for the Athletics to have a capable late-inning defensive replacement on hand in Bolt, who can play all three spots. The 25-year-old switch hitter may also prove to be a useful pinch-hitting option, especially while he's been wielding a hot bat in the Pacific Coast League. Through 22 games with Las Vegas, Bolt was slashing .325/.400/.675 with six home runs and three stolen bases.
Bolt was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.
Bolt went 1-for-10 with a run scored as a part of big-league camp, but he's been sent to the minors as of Sunday. He made it to Double-A last year and posted a .256/.325/.446 slash line with 10 homers and 37 RBI in 78 games.
Bolt joined Oakland's 40-man roster Tuesday.
Bolt's contract was selected to shield him from the Rule 5 draft. The 24-year-old prospect spent the majority of his 2018 season with Double-A Midland (78 games), posting a .256/.325/.446 batting line with 10 homers and 37 RBI.
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