Jemile Weeks RUMORS & NEWS

  • A's acquire Jim Johnson from Orioles for Jemile Weeks

    CBS Sports "The Athletics have acquired right-hander Jim Johnson from the Orioles for second baseman Jemile Weeks, Jon Heyman of has confirmed. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the deal. Baltimore was reportedly shopping their closer for salary relief in recent weeks. Johnson, 30,..." December 03

  • Jemile Weeks might be switching to center field

    Hardball Talk "Jemile Weeks has fallen out of the A’s plans since a strong rookie season in 2011, spending part of last season and all of this season back at Triple-A, and now he’s trying to learn a new position. Weeks, who previously played only second base and a little shortstop, is starting to see some..." July 01

  • A's Jemile Weeks Is No Longer Untouchable

    Swingin' A's "As part of Susan Slusser’s daily notes for the San Francisco Chronicle on the Athletics this morning, a little tidbit regarding the middle infield situation came to light. The man who was once declared to be the only Athletics player Billy Beane was unwilling to listen on, is no longer..." June 23

  • Jemile Weeks is sent to Triple-A

    Oakland Tribune "Jemile Weeks has gone from one of the favored few to one of the early exits at the A's camp. Weeks and outfielder Shane Peterson both were set to Triple-A Sacramento after Sunday's game. Both were hitting well, Peterson at .408 and Weeks at .370, but Peterson, a first-year Cactus League player,..." March 25

  • A's Weeks looks for a fresh start

    San Francisco Chronicle "Last year forgotten, Jemile Weeks opened the Cactus League season with a strong game at the plate and in the field. And make no mistake, defense will be just as important as offense this spring when it comes to deciding the A's second base job. Last season, Weeks' defense took a step backward..." February 24