|Nov. 13 11:53 AM PT12:53 PM MT1:53 PM CT2:53 PM ET14:53 ET19:53 GMT3:53 CST12:53 PM MST2:53 PM EST3:23 PM VEN23:53 UAE1:53 PM CT-Punto has agreed to a one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics following a little more than a season with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Analysis: The 36-year-old was acquired by the Dodgers from Boston on Aug. 25, 2012, as part of the nine-player trade that sent Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford and Adrian Gonzalez to Los Angeles. Punto hit .255 this year with two homers and 21 RBIs in 116 games.
|Aug. 11 10:46 AM PT11:46 AM MT12:46 PM CT1:46 PM ET13:46 ET17:46 GMT1:46 CST10:46 AM MST12:46 PM EST1:16 PM VEN21:46 UAE12:46 PM CT-Punto was 2 for 3 with two RBIs in Saturday's 5-0 win over the Rays.
Analysis: Punto is 4 for 8 in the series with LA going for a sweep Sunday.
|May 26 10:44 AM PT11:44 AM MT12:44 PM CT1:44 PM ET13:44 ET17:44 GMT1:44 CST10:44 AM MST12:44 PM EST1:14 PM VEN21:44 UAE12:44 PM CT-Punto had three hits in a 5-3 win over the Cards on Saturday.
Analysis: Punto has been outstanding with a career-best .847 OPS, although he committed an error Saturday.