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Thursday Jul 24 | 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

Thursday Jul 24 | 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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