Spring Training Game Thread the first 37

It’s great to have you with us. First Cactus game A's-Cubs 11:30 pre-game, noon first pitch (PST) today on 95.7 The Game and A's Radio Network. With Ray and @vincebaseball — Ken Korach (@KenKorachRadio) February 25, 2017

They have reported, and there will be no world series 180

I like the look of this, but is this actually Rich Harden? Frankie Montas (72) may be hardest thrower in #Athletics camp this spring. pic.twitter.com/V0WlHwUlLu — John Hickey (@JHickey3) February 15, 2017 I have $5. No I don\'t.

A Grill, a Bowl, and Thou 324

I used to get excited to gamble on football. Now it just seems like so much work. I just don’t care about the other 31 teams, which kinda seems like a prerequisite. Someone does care about your fantasy team…so they can screw you. The only bet I’m really enthused about today is from the prop ...

Is It February Yet Grill 156

2 weeks + 2 days until Ps & Cs

Front Row Seats 2017 24

You know the drill. $108 for the 2 seats + VIP parking; $98 on free parking Tuesdays. Requests in the comments; first tranche to be submitted Friday Feb 3rd.

B Street Grill 443

The B Street Band, America’s No. 1 Springsteen tribute band, agrees to play Trump inaugural ball: https://t.co/VpgJiPwtGk pic.twitter.com/4o5gUDplLj — Consequence of Sound (@coslive) January 11, 2017 Sad! Grill it up, y’all.

New Year a la plancha 328

Let’s start with the obvious. It is generally agreed that 2016 was a Bad Year (not just for the A’s hitters. Or for that matter the A’s pitchers.) It started out kind of blah, continued as if enveloped in a permanent miasma, and ended in disaster both too obvious and too depressing to talk about ...

Lounge: The Reboot 251

2016 hasn’t been a great year and the future feels uncertain. It’s hard to find a lot of good news coming out of this year but we did have some good things like the fact I didn’t post anything for ten months. So, here’s a new lounge to look on the bright side of things ...

Winter Meetings Grill 451

The Grill of the Winter Meetings. Wake me when the A’s make a big move, would you?

Hot Stove Grill 214

The Winter Meetings start Sunday! Forst says A's going into winter meetings more in listening mode than in looking mode. — Susan Slusser (@susanslusser) November 30, 2016 meh. David Forst says the A's are still looking for a CF either through FA or trade, but could stay in house (Eibner/Smolinski) if need be. — Susan ...