Tag Archives: Daric Barton

Makin’ Moves With Billy Beane

After a relatively quiet start to the off-season, Billy Beane and the A’s have begun putting the team together for 2014 by inking starting pitcher Scott Kazmir and trading the embattled Jemile Weeks for All-Star closer Jim Johnson. Oh yeah, … Continue reading

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Finally Moving On

If you’re anything like me, the last thing you wanted to do was talk, think, or pretty much even acknowledge baseball’s existence after the A’s came up short in the playoffs yet again. However, after a month and a half … Continue reading

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Playoff Fever

The short lull before the Division Series begins always seems to take the feelings of excitement and anticipation and throws them in a pressure cooker. Everything is amplified to vertiginous levels. All the hype and hoopla of 162 games of the regular season combined pales in … Continue reading

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Postseason Rotation: Who’s In, Who’s Out?

As the regular season schedule draws closer to its terminus, a potential second straight trip to the playoffs becomes more of a reality for the A’s. With the postseason scheduled to begin in less than three weeks the team must start thinking … Continue reading

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The Long, Strange Saga of Daric Barton

With the exception of Jack Cust, there has been no A’s player in recent history more polarizing than the embattled Daric Barton. Those who believe in him defend him tirelessly and argue that he’s still young enough to realize his potential … Continue reading

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