Jesse Katz of L.A. Magazine published a story on Yasiel Puig's escape from Cuba which has been making waves across the Internet today. There are lots of similarities to Susan Slusser and Demian Bulwa's story published last July on Yoenis Cespedes.
According to Carson Cistulli, the A's have one of the worst camera angles in the entire league.
Should fielders drop the ball on purpose? Looking at recent plays, including two from this weekend's series in Seattle, this may be a logical move.
Jeff Sullivan presents the weakest home runs hit since 2006.
Tonight's starting lineup features lots of right-handed bats against Hector Santiago. Craig Gentry will make his first start tonight.