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Wednesday Aug 6 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Detroit GM hopes Jim Johnson can help 'at some point'Detroit GM hopes ...

Detroit GM hopes Jim Johnson can help 'at some point' The Union-Endicott graduate was signed this week after being released by Oakland Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1scLnt3 The Oakland Athletics traded for American League saves leader Jim Johnson, a Union-Endicott High School graduate, from Baltimore.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jim Johnson, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, American League, Baltimore Orioles

Thu Jul 24, 2014

SFGate

On morning of farewell and regret, Johnson's time with A's is done

Jim Johnson's stunning collapse from the majors' most productive closer to failed mop-up man left A's general manager Billy Beane unable to trade him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jim Johnson, Sean Doolittle, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Josh Donaldson, Ryan Flaherty

BleacherReport

Jim Johnson Designated for Assignment by Oakland Athletics

For the Oakland Athletics, who currently own the best record in Major League Baseball at 62-38, it's hard to find a lot of things wrong.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jim Johnson, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball

Sun Jul 06, 2014

HeraldNet

Trade shows future is now for Athletics

Quick thoughts on the Oakland Athletics' monster, stunning, mind-blowing, typically-Beane-ian deal with the Cubs for potential ace Jeff Samardzija and solid starter Jason Hammel for several top prospects: When I talked to Billy Beane in May, he emphasized how valuable it was to succeed today and stop worrying about uncertainty in the A's future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Dan Straily, Michael Choice, Grant Green

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Kawakami: Billy Beane's blockbuster trade shows A's fully in win-now mode

Quick thoughts on the A's monster, stunning, mind-blowing, typically-Beane-ian deal with the Cubs for potential ace Jeff Samardzija and solid starter Jason Hammel for several top prospects ... When I talked to Billy Beane in May, he emphasized how valuable it was to succeed today and stop worrying about uncertainty in the A's future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Oakland Athletics, Dan Straily, Michael Choice

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