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  1. Mommy, Where Do Walks Come From?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Athletics Nation

    ... when opposing pitchers keep throwing you strikes. It takes two (actually four) to tango. This is huge. While Daric Barton was often praised, and often criticized, for his perceived attempts to troll for walks, in fact "plate discipline" was not the ...

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  2. Finding the next Brandon Moss - Part twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Athletics Nation

    ... I am going to just keep talking about this stuff until someone in the A's organization contacts me to help Daric Barton (half-way serious). Last time, we looked at how left-handed hitters achieved their success in the strike zone. The data showed to ...

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  3. Josh ReddickRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Athletics Nation

    ... at which good defense is the least valuable, second only to first base. (There's another reason not to like Daric Barton ). You won't see many people complaining about a game lost because Stephen Vogt misplayed a blooper in right field, but those ...

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  4. Stephen Vogt has become an Oakland A's fan favoriteRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... because the A's opted to experiment with a setup of two left-handed hitting first basemen, Brandon Moss and Daric Barton. That ended in May, when Barton was designated for assignment and Vogt, who had been the starting catcher in all five games of ...

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  5. Carlos Triunfel hits game-winning home run on Dukes nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | True Blue LA

    ... six runs in his six-plus innings, striking out four with a pair of walks. One of those runs came off the bat of Daric Barton , who took his time running around the bases, possibly upset about a hit by pitch earlier. Patterson and Barton were jawing ...

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  6. Dan Haren, Dodgers open 'second half' in St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | True Blue LA

    ... with St. Louis, leaving as the key piece headed to Oakland in the Mark Mulder trade in 2004. First baseman Daric Barton , rated by Baseball America as the No. 32 prospect in baseball heading into 2005, went with Haren from St. Louis to Oakland, and ...

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  7. Tim Federowicz homers twice, throws out 4 runners but Isotopes fall in 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | True Blue LA

    ... but the Isotopes fell 10-9 to the Sacramento River Cats in 10 innings on a windy night at Isotopes Park. Daric Barton tripled to lead off the 10th inning against Albuquerque reliever Yimi Garcia , then scored on a single by second baseman Jose ...

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  8. Oakland City Council approves amended A's lease agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KTVU Oakland

    SEPTEMBER 19: Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics is met at home plate by Daric Barton #10 after Crisp hit a two-run homer against the Minnesota Twins in the bottom of the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on September 19, 2013 in Oakland, California.

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  9. Finding the next Brandon Moss - Part oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Athletics Nation

    ... half (larger slope). Looking at the numbers shows some really interesting tendencies. Would you believe that Daric Barton has the same or better inner half score than Adam Dunn, Jason Heyward, Brian McCann, Luke Scott, Shin-Soo Choo, Johnny Damon, ...

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  10. River Cats Report 07/10/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Swingin' A's

    ... in the top half of the inning. Exposito started the rally with a double, and then later Peterson tied it up and Daric Barton was the hero, getting a walk off double. In the series finale, however, the Cats weren't able to get a run and were shut ...

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  11. Leading Off: A's let everyone know they mean businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... a first-round pick at Class-A Stockton – along with pitcher Dan Straily and a player to be named (Daric Barton?) to the Cubs for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel. The deal made the best team in baseball even better. No longer are the A's the ...

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  12. A's Vogt making a strong case to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | SFGate

    ... values. Beane, not so much. Plus, the A's had two catchers and were still strangely invested in lefty-swinging Daric Barton , so Vogt (pronounced vote) got voted off the A's island. Vogt was crushed, fighting back tears when Melvin gave him the bad ...

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  13. Game Thread #71: A's vs. RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Athletics Nation

    ... s John Jaso : 7/19 with 2 HRs Coco Crisp : 7/19 with 1 HR and 3 BBs Alberto Callaspo : 7/23 with 2 2B and 3 BBs Daric Barton : 5/11 with a HR {Hey! How'd that get in here?} Yoenis Cespedes : 3/14 with 9 Ks

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  14. River Cats Report 06/11/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Swingin' A's

    ... an earned run. The Cats wouldn't celebrate long, however, losing the final game of the four-game set 7-6. Daric Barton went 4 for 5 with a home run. Pitching Performance of the Week: Philip Humber pitched two scoreless innings, allowing one hit and ...

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  15. Baseball roundup: Bees edge River Cats in Salt LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Davis Enterprise

    ... Sacramento, but the River Cats dropped a series opener in Salt Lake, falling 8-7 Thursday at Smith's Ballpark. Daric Barton and Shane Peterson had first-inning RBIs to help the Cats (36-24) take an early 2-0 lead, but the Bees (22-39) scored four ...

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  16. Game #60: Pomeranz outduels Tanaka, but the A's still lose 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Athletics Nation

    ... like we all expected. I really can't wait for the inevitable 3 catcher lineup BoMel will roll out. Bring back Daric Barton , and we'll have 5 players that came up as catchers on the field! Ray Fosse would squeal in delight. Tanaka immediately ...

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  17. A's promote Vogt, Rodriguez down; Reddick, Moss out of lineupRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... hitter (as he was Sunday) and Derek Norris and Vogt would get much of the catching duties. But to get Daric Barton on the roster at first base to start the season, that didn't work. Barton is back with Sacramento. Melvin wouldn't say if Vogt's ...

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  18. Defensive gem denies Red Sox attempt to reach .500Read the original story

    May 4, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... innings Sunday at Fenway Park. In a game of good pitching, the biggest strike was thrown by A's first baseman Daric Barton. He fielded Jackie Bradley Jr.'s groundball and threw across the diamond to get Middlebrooks. Dustin Pedroia then grounded ...

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  19. River Cats glance: Cats' win streak ends before sellout crowdRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... was the 79th sellout in franchise history and the largest this season. Barton to return: A's first baseman Daric Barton cleared waivers and is headed back to the River Cats. The 28-year-old had the option to decline a minor-league assignment but ...

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  20. A's promote Vogt, Rodriguez down; Reddick, Moss out of lineupRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Willits News

    ... hitter (as he was Sunday) and Derek Norris and Vogt would get much of the catching duties. But to get Daric Barton on the roster at first base to start the season, that didn't work. Barton is back with Sacramento. Melvin wouldn't say if Vogt's ...

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