Barry Zito RP OAK 4 months ago

Zito formally announced his retirement Monday.

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Barry Zito RP OAK 4 months ago

Zito lasted four innings in Wednesday's start against the Angels, giving up two runs on four hits and four walks while striking out two.

Barry Zito RP OAK 4 months ago

Zito will start Wednesday's game in place of Sonny Gray (hip), the Orange County Register's Jeff Fletcher reports.

Barry Zito RP OAK 4 months ago

Manager Bob Melvin said after Saturday's game that Zito could pitch again this season, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Barry Zito RP OAK 5 months ago

Zito will start Saturday's game against the Giants, the San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports.

Barry Zito RP OAK 5 months ago

Zito made his season debut on Sunday, allowing two earned runs in his one inning of work.

Barry Zito RP OAK 5 months ago

Zito will only pitch in relief for the A's, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Barry Zito RP OAK 5 months ago

Zito's contract was selected from Triple-A Nashville on Wednesday.

Barry Zito RP OAK 10 months ago

Zito was assigned to Triple-A Sacramento.

Zito accepted his assignment to the minors and will likely join the Triple-A rotation. Zito had a 5.03 ERA with a 13:5 K:BB ratio in 19.2 innings this spring.

Barry Zito RP OAK 11 months ago

Zito was fantastic in relief in Friday's spring game, striking out five in three innings while allowing no walks or hits.

Zito still figures to be on the outside looking in regarding the A's rotation battle, but is certainly showing something to the A's and possibly to other teams that may need pitching help. He has now thrown seven scoreless innings in his last two outings and his spring ERA now sits at 3.09 over 11.2 innings.