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Asdrubal Cabrera: Buy low or don't buy at all?

With the A's gaping crater in the middle infield, it might make sense to sign Cabrera.

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With the A's gaping crater in the middle infield, it might make sense to sign Cabrera.

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Cubs, Athletics Will Play In Las Vegas Next Spring

Two games have been added to the Cubs' spring schedule.

Cubs, Athletics Will Play In Las Vegas Next Spring

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Two games have been added to the Cubs' spring schedule.

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40-man moves: A's add Nunez, Orioles claim Hassan

The A's added infielder Renato Nunez to the 40-man roster and allowed outfielder Alex Hassan to be claimed by the Baltimore Orioles, ahead of today's deadline to protect players from December's...

40-man moves: A's add Nunez, Orioles claim Hassan

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The A's added infielder Renato Nunez to the 40-man roster and allowed outfielder Alex Hassan to be claimed by the Baltimore Orioles, ahead of today's deadline to protect players from December's...

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Free Pat Venditte!!

Alex Hall goes on the Phil Naessens Show and talks about the Billy Butler signing as well as the Athletics signing ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte.

Free Pat Venditte!!

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Alex Hall goes on the Phil Naessens Show and talks about the Billy Butler signing as well as the Athletics signing ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte.

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Everything you need to know about the Rule 5 draft

The who, what, and when of the the Rule 5 draft.

Everything you need to know about the Rule 5 draft

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The who, what, and when of the the Rule 5 draft.

Athletics sign switch-pitcher Pat Venditte

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The headline is not a typo. He throws with both hands and switches between them freely.

Billy Butler: "I'm on to a different chapter"

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In a conference call with news media this afternoon, newly-signed A's DH/1B Billy Butler talked about the importance of loyalty, his role with the A's, the contract negotiations, and how much he...

3 reasons to be excited about Billy Butler

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Butler is a bad-body DH who had an off-year at the plate in 2014. And you're going to love him.

A visual representation of Pat Venditte

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Beane: Butler will "definitely do both" DH and 1B

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Oakland Athletics General Manager held a conference call with reporters this morning discussing the singing of Billy Butler and other topics of interest.

Donaldson addresses ownership spending via Twitter

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Among Donaldson's more interesting musings: A collection of tweets indicating that the star third baseman knows exactly what Oakland's ownership is up to with regard to spending money. Or not...

Billy Butler deal official, reactions

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The Oakland Athletics officially confirmed that it had reached an agreement with free agent designated hitter/first baseman Billy Butler through 2017. Baseball was all atwitter (and a-bloggin') on...

A's sign Billy Butler to three-year deal

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The votes are in and the top moments of the 2014 A's season have been decided.

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