Andy Parrino SS OAK 8 months ago

Parrino was outrighted to Triple-A Nashville on Monday.

After being designated for assignment on Friday, Parrino cleared waivers and will head back to Triple-A. With the A's, he went 0-for-6 while appearing in 17 games. He was hitting .271 in 39 games for Triple-A Nashville this season.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 8 months ago

Parrino was designated for assignment Friday.

Parrino was not playing much, and in fact he hadn't gotten a hit yet this season. He will go through the waiver process and will likely end up at Triple-A Nashville.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 9 months ago

Parrino, who had his contract selected from Triple-A Nashville on Friday, is in the lineup Friday against Tampa Bay. He'll bat eighth and play shortstop.

Parrino was sporting a .273/.369/.432 slash line in 38 games at Triple-A Nashville before getting the call-up Friday. He's replacing Marcus Semien at short.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 9 months ago

Parrino's contract was selected from Triple-A Nashville on Friday.

The utility infielder has four home runs while hitting .273 in 160 plate appearances at Triple-A this season. Oakland finds ways to use every hitter on the 25-man roster, so Parrino will certainly see some action at some point, but his playing time will likely be inconsistent.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 10 months ago

Parrino was reassigned to minor league camp Sunday.

Parrino stood very little chance of grabbing a 25-man spot out of camp, and now will return to he minors as organizational depth in the infield.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 1 year ago

Parrino has received an invite to spring training.

It's very unlikely Parrino makes the team, but it at least shows the Athletics still see him as someone to keep an eye on.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 1 year ago

Parrino was designated for assignment Saturday, the San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports.

The A's needed to make room on the 40-man roster, and chose to DFA Parrino. The 29-year-old journeyman saw some spot duty in the middle infield with the big league club last season, but he hit just .152, and should be expected to spend most of 2015 in the minor leagues.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 1 year ago

Parrino was recalled from Triple-A Sacramento on Thursday,'s Jane Lee reports.

With Jed Lowrie dealing with a fractured finger and requiring a stint on the DL, Parrino will join the Athletics to give them some more options in the middle infield. With Eric Sogard the only other player on the active roster capable of comfortably manning shortstop, Parrino could find his way into semi-regular at-bats. However, he's shown little prowess with the bat during his limited opportunities in the majors and will bring most of his value with his glove.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 2 years ago

Athletics optioned INF Andy Parrino to Triple-A Sacramento.

He picked up two hits in six at-bats during his brief stint with the big club. The A's are expected to activate Josh Reddick from the disabled list prior to Tuesday's game to take Parrino's spot on the roster.

Andy Parrino SS OAK 2 years ago

Athletics recalled INF Andy Parrino from Triple-A Sacramento.

Parrino is replacing Alberto Callaspo, who was placed on the disabled list in a corresponding move with a hamstring strain. Parrino is a .185/.295/.245 career hitter.