Oakland Athletics’ Signing Of Scott Kazmir More About Necessity Than Prudence
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Well, that puts a literal spin on the term Moneyball, doesn’t it? I think it’s probably fair to say that the reported two-year, $22 million deal that Scott Kazmir is about to get is beyond what most in the baseball […]

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OAKLAND ATHLETICS

Jesse Chavez

Even though the bullpen collapsed in the bottom of the ninth, the starting pitcher sure was good. This afternoon in Minnesota, Oakland Athletics pitcher Jesse Chavez had a solid start against the Minnesota Twins, and proved that he might deserve […]

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Nick Punto

The story of the Oakland Athletics is well documented in the New York Times Bestselling book and later major motion picture  “Money Ball.” It’s basically the story of a small baseball market that dared to think outside the proverbial box […]

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Scott Kazmir

Despite the ups and downs of the small market, there has always been one thing that has been true for the Oakland Athletics: pitching is king. The offense may not always come through for the A’s, but they are a […]

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Yoenis Cespedes

It has been a quiet offseason like usual for the Oakland Athletics. Aside from a semi-large trade for closer Jim Johnson and the departure of cogs like Grant Balfour and Bartolo Colon; this winter has been somewhat of a bore for […]

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