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Mr. Blevins Goes To Washington

Another day, another deal for Billy Beane. This one has lefty reliever and longest-tenured Athletic Jerry Blevins heading to the Washington Nationals capital in exchange for minor league outfield prospect Billy Burns. Despite a few rumblings today and yesterday of … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business

This season has felt completely different from any other season in recent memory. After last year’s litany of walk-off wins and improbable run to the playoffs, I came into 2013 with supremely high expectations. In my mind, anything short of a … Continue reading

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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 Catcher Problem

During the off-season I spent a considerable amount of time thinking about the areas where the A’s needed to improve the most. Shortstop, catcher, and second base stood out as the positions where the team had some glaring issues to address. … Continue reading

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Wacky Wednesday

As I was getting ready to leave my house to go to yesterday’s A’s game, I thought it would be funny to dub the day ‘Wacky Wednesday’ in honor of the rousing success of Bacon Tuesday, and for the fact that … Continue reading

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