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Willinghammered

A’s fans have become quite accustomed to watching our former players find a good deal of success, and money, with another organization once they’re traded away or hit free agency. Whether it’s a homegrown star or a keen trade acquisition, … Continue reading

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The Sophomore Slump: An Oakland Tradition

There seems to be a strange tradition going on in recent years. A’s players who burst onto the scene as rookies come back in their second season and lose all semblance of the player that captured the hearts and minds of the fans. … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong With Coco Crisp?

On June 14 Mike Petriello of FanGraphs published an informative article in which he said Coco Crisp is more valuable a player than many people realized. It was impossible to argue with him as Coco was slashing .301/.386/.505 at the time … Continue reading

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Second or Short?

It’s no secret the A’s need to improve the middle of the infield. Fans have debated for weeks who should be traded for or brought up from Sacramento to solve the problem. Last week, Dave Cameron of FanGraphs suggested the most … Continue reading

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