Thursday Jun 13
Re-Evaluating the Oakland Athletics' Odds of Winning the Division
Before the season began, I predicted the Oakland Athletics would win 92 games and just miss the playoffs.
Anchorage Daily News
Left-hander Tommy Milone goes for a fourth straight unbeaten start on Monday night when the Oakland Athletics visit Miller Park for the opener of a three-game interleague series with the Milwaukee Brewers.
Jhonny Peralta and 6 Others Providing Huge Seasons in Walk Year of Contract
Teams in need of a shortstop in 2014 - the A's, Cardinals, Mariners, Pirates, Tigers, Twins and Yankees are my early picks - will have slim pickings on the free-agent market next offseason with Stephen Drew and Jhonny Peralta the best of the bunch.
Chris Young homers in ninth inning as Athletics beat Astros, plus more AL scores
Young, who grew up in Houston, is hitting just .189 this season. But he's a career .418 hitter at Minute Maid Park with seven home runs and 27 RBIs in 19 games in his hometown.