Oakland A’s claim outfielder Nick Buss from Dodgers.

The Oakland Athletics claimed Nick Buss off waivers from the Dodgers, who designated the 27-year-old outfielder for assignment on Thursday. Buss was assigned to Triple-A Sacramento.

The former USC standout, an eighth-round draft pick by the Dodgers in 2008, had been batting .261/.330/.391 at Triple-A Albuquerque prior to being DFA’d.

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J.P. Hoornstra covers the Dodgers, Angels and Major League Baseball for the Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Torrance Daily Breeze, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Whittier Daily News and Redlands Daily Facts. Before taking the beat in 2012, J.P. covered the NHL for four years. UCLA gave him a degree once upon a time; when he graduated on schedule, he missed getting Arnold Schwarzenegger's autograph on his diploma by five months.