Sep 16, 2013
According to David Lennon, there could be changes in line for the system used for bidding on Japanese players.
DLD 8/21/13: Recovery Edition
Dan Haren is starting to turn things around . If his revival isn't just a brief illusion, I wouldn't mind seeing him in green and gold again considering how little he may be on the market for.
The Oakland Athletics: The closer from down under
When it comes to closing out games, the Oakland Athletics have a secret weapon. Standing on the mound at 6-2 and weighing 200 pounds, the A's right handed closer has got his rhythm on lockdown this season.
The Miami Herald
Athletics' Balfour out four to six weeks
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin remained upbeat Thursday despite news that his closer, Grant Balfour, needed arthroscopic surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and will be sidelined four to six weeks.