Tag Archives: Jack Cust

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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The Long, Strange Saga of Daric Barton

With the exception of┬áJack 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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Look At My Balls

One of the greatest thrills for baseball fans of any age is going to a game and getting a ball. Whether it’s a foul that was chased down a section over, a toss-up from a player during pregame warm-ups, or … Continue reading

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The DH Problem

As the first “real” entry with some actual meat, I decided to discuss a problem I’ve been mulling over in my head the past few weeks: The glaring hole the A’s have at designated hitter. As we draw closer to … Continue reading

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