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Glenn Dickey on the A's/Urban's Mailbox

http://www.glenndickey.com/_gd.php?view_one=yes&which=138

Since people seem utterly bored on an off day, I thought I would post this article.  In this piece, Glenn talks about how Macha is misunderstood by fans and media, and that he should be at the helm of the A's for a long time.  He also praises the A's coaches, who have done an excellent job all around.

He then dives into OBP, and how the power of a walk is not a 90's concept.  I think it is an interesting read, and I enjoy his writing style.  It's nice to read how an established columnist actually comprehends what BB is trying to do. Update [2005-7-28 17:8:17 by carp]: Check out Urban's mailbox to read about Juan Cruz and other A's tidbits http://oakland.athletics.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/news/article.jsp?ymd=20050728&content_id=1148247&vkey=news_oak&fext=.jsp&c_id=oak

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