Thursday Mar 13
Middle Infield in Oakland
It has been a long stretch since the A's have had a legitimately good second baseman.
David Gonos: Fantasy baseball 2014 team previews: Oakland Athletics
The 2014 Oakland Athletics will look very similar to the 2013 version, which was the second-best team in the American League.
Baltimore Orioles' Jemile Weeks Should Not Be Counted Out
Prior to the 2012 season, Jemile Weeks was considered a cornerstone player for the Oakland Atheltics .
The Winnipeg Free Press
A's closer Johnson glad to get his first spring game out of the way
New Oakland closer Jim Johnson was glad to get through his first outing of the spring with the Athletics, and manager Bob Melvin is allowing him to prepare at his own pace.
The Baltimore Sun
Notes: Jonathan Schoop goes deep again and Henry Urrutia shows strides
Top position player prospect Jonathan Schoop homered for the second straight day Thursday, hitting a solo homer off Bud Norris in the first inning of the Orioles' second intrasquad game.