According to Billy Beane, the whole baseball world is about to be full of insiders.
Larry Reid thinks the A's are on their way out of the Bay Area, to either San Antonio or Montreal.
Jon Morosi has his midseason awards, and he shows the A's a bit of love.
Tonight's minor league action includes Zach Neal pitching for the River Cats and Seth Streich on the mound for Stockton.
On this day a year ago, Grant Balfour broke Dennis Eckersley's record for consecutive saves in a 2-1 win at Pittsburgh.
Tonight's starting lineup is loaded with right-handed bats. Josh Donaldson is indeed in the lineup after being hit with a pitch last night.