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Jon Lester? No thanks.

Oakland has been named as a contender in the sweepstakes for the Red Sox pitcher. What's the deal with that?

Jon Lester? No thanks.

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Oakland has been named as a contender in the sweepstakes for the Red Sox pitcher. What's the deal with that?

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Trade Rumors: A's in the mix for Jon Lester

A's one of six clubs still in on Jon Lester. Jon Lester scratched from tomorrow's start.

Trade Rumors: A's in the mix for Jon Lester

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A's one of six clubs still in on Jon Lester. Jon Lester scratched from tomorrow's start.

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Game #106: A's ambush Astros in six-run 9th

As Comcast SportsNet went to commercial at the end of the 8th inning, Glen Kuiper said something funny. "The A's need three to tie, and four to take the lead." Oh, Glen. Were you even watching...

Game #106: A's ambush Astros in six-run 9th

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As Comcast SportsNet went to commercial at the end of the 8th inning, Glen Kuiper said something funny. "The A's need three to tie, and four to take the lead." Oh, Glen. Were you even watching...

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Donaldson, Lowrie, Reddick busting out of slumps

Josh Donaldson, Jed Lowrie, and Josh Reddick each struggled for various amounts of time. Each of them is now on fire.

Donaldson, Lowrie, Reddick busting out of slumps

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Josh Donaldson, Jed Lowrie, and Josh Reddick each struggled for various amounts of time. Each of them is now on fire.

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Daily Link Dump 7/29/14

Links before the second game of this series.

Daily Link Dump 7/29/14

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Links before the second game of this series.

Oakland Athletics Week 17 Review

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In which the A's begin to pad their record for the stretch drive.

Astros Series Preview: Q&A with The Crawfish Boxes

1

With the A's and Astros squaring off for three games, I asked Ryan Dunsmore of The Crawfish Boxes a few questions about his favorite team. Here's what he had to say!

Craig Gentry placed on DL, Billy Burns called up

126

The Athletics lose one player and replace him with a somewhat similar player.

Oakland's 2 Avenues To Winning The AL West

103

With a two-game lead in the AL West and 58 games left, I believe the A's sit right now with two clear avenues to winning the division. That's better than one avenue and much better than zero...

Down on the farm: Talking top prospects with Grady

37

Shortly before the major league All-Star break, I spent a few days in Stockton, where I had the chance to talk with A's special assistant Grady Fuson about some of the team's top prospects.

Green-and-Gold Caravan Rolls into Cooperstown

3

Tony La Russa and Frank Thomas are among this year's honorees at the Hall-of-Fame in Cooperstown.

Hall Of Fame Analysis On Induction Day

15

When I think of Tony La Russa, and his tenure with the A's, my mind -- I guess my mind is very chronological -- goes first to La Russa's first game ever managing Oakland: July 8th, 1986...

Game #103: A's Erupt From Slumber With HR Barrage

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For 5 innings, the A's offense sleepwalked (slept-walk?) as if they hadn't woken up from last night's sleepwalking. 1 hit and 0 runs through 5 innings, even though Nick Tepesch looked truly...

Mommy, Where Do Walks Come From?

104

Why some hitters draw more walks, and some fewer, is a bit more complex than meets the good eye. Today I attempt to break down the distinct factors that can play a part...

Jason Hammel is being Jason Hammel

8

Phil answers a readers question about Jason Hammel, gives his weekly waiver wire picks and much more Fantasy Baseball information

Rangers Series Preview: Q&A with Lone Star Ball

9

With the A's and Rangers squaring off for three games, I asked Adam J Morris of Lone Star Ball a few questions about his favorite team. Here's what he had to say!

Did the A's make a mistake by getting Jim Johnson?

114

There were several closers available last winter. Did the Athletics make the wrong choice?

Finding the next Brandon Moss - Part two

52

This time we look at Brandon Moss' swing to see how he is so successful.

Jim Johnson DFA; Evan Scribner Recalled

392

To absolutely no one's surprise, it looks like Jim Johnson has or will be released by the Oakland Athletics before this afternoon's game. I wish him all the best.

Trade Target: A whole new second base platoon

55

If the A's get creative they may be able to make some smaller trades that will collectively make them better than a single Ben Zobrist or Daniel Murphy blockbuster deal.

Oakland A's fans in Denmark?

37

Phil Naessens meets up with a Danish A's fan in Greece and Alex joins him on his daily show to talk trading Milone and much more

Twitter apoplectic over Jim Johnson's latest meltdown

35

Our third attempt to predict Jim Johnson's demise.

The most disciplined team in baseball

7

Take your walks, and don't strike out. Nobody does that combination of things better than the Oakland Athletics.

Daily Link Dump 7/23/14

14

Happy Root Beer Float Day!

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