San Diego Padres starter
The right-hander, signed in November to an $8 million, one-year contract, was put on the disabled list before the season began. He strained his elbow during
A's President Michael Crowley issued the statement after the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority said the team owes more than $5 million in back rent.
Crowley said the team owes no money and said rent payments were deducted in the past for items allowed under the terms of the lease.