The A's have searched the land far and wide, on buses and on planes traveling east, west, north, and south, and they have finally found it -- an American League team with a worse record than the Oakland A's!!! In the American League, only thesport a winning percentage under .400 -- .388, better only than the , whose .289 mark would still lead the A's in batting.
The A's send Trevor Cahill to the mound tonight against David Huff (pronounced "ha-OO-gah-huh"), not to be confused with Charlie Hough. Or with . Or certainly not with , because that would just be weird.
Today's "fun fact": At home so far this season, Cahill has walked 13 batters in 59.2 IP. On the road, he has walked 21 batters in 29.2 IP.
07/03/09 4:05 PM PDT
|Oakland Athletics||Cleveland Indians|
|Adam Kennedy - 2B||Asdrubal Cabrera - SS|
|Orlando Cabrera - SS||Grady Sizemore - CF|
|Matt Holliday - LF||Victor Martinez - C|
|Jason Giambi - DH||Shin-Soo Choo - RF|
|Kurt Suzuki - C||Travis Hafner - DH|
|Nomar Garciaparra - 1B||Jhonny Peralta - 3B|
|Jack Cust - RF||Ryan Garko - 1B|
|Ryan Sweeney - CF||Luis Valbuena - 2B|
|Bobby Crosby - 3B||Ben Francisco - LF|