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Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane and shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima address the media during a press conference announcing Nakajima A few months ago, I published a quick piece arguing that Billy Beane will be enshrined in Cooperstown when all is said and done.
The Tigers have improved their chances of getting into the playoffs and winning the World Series by trading for Joakim Soria.
Jeff Samardzija allowed just four hits over eight innings and Brandon Moss hit his third grand slam of the year as the A's beat the Houston Astros 13-1 on Thursday at the Coliseum.
The A's finally put struggling high-priced reliever Jim Johnson out of his Oakland misery Thursday, designating the right-hander for assignment after his latest disaster in a series of mound meltdowns.
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.
The Oakland Athletics have held the lead in the AL West for 100 consecutive days now, and have had baseball's best record for the past 31. Many will proclaim their run differential or their implementation of a platoon system for their success this season.
Over the last two years, that is the question plaguing the Diamondbacks. In that time span, the D-backs have realized little or no value in exchange for Cahill's huge contract.
Sitting in a clubhouse that has hosted more raw sewage than playoff celebrations during his career, Jeff Samardzija finally can breathe.
We all know the Moneyball Fallacy. The belief that Moneyball means taking walks and eschewing defense because those are the things that the 2002 Oakland Athletics did.
Astros looking to extend three-game winning streak against the A's with former Athletic Brad Peacock on the mound.
On July 4th, the A's made huge move and acquired Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Cubs .
The order of the 2015 First-Year Player Draft began to take shape Wednesday when the Competitive Balance Lottery was held at the Commissioner's Office in New York.
The Seattle Mariners have some interest in Miami Marlins third baseman Casey McGehee, even as a potential corner outfielder.
With the deadline just nine days away the trade frenzy has not yet hit. The Oakland A's are the only team to make a big move so far this season when they acquired Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel earlier this month.
Before he is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this weekend, before he is cast in bronze alongside the greatest of all-time, Tony La Russa wants Oakland to know just how rotten he feels for lousing things up.
A's manager Bob Melvin said Tuesday that he spoke to disgruntled pitcher Tommy Milone and said the left-hander hasn't softened his stance about wanting to be traded if Oakland can't find a spot for him on the major league roster.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 05:34 am
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