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Sweep With the Fishes 153

There are actually still fish alive in that backstop. Cotton vs. Ureña Gossett! v. Volquez

Draft Day 2017 81

I haven’t been around much lately but I’ve enjoyed draft day discussions with you all in the past, Draft starts at 3pm, with the first 36 picks today. A’s have picks 6 and 33 today. Even hours before the draft it remains very unclear who’s going where. BA is speculating that the A’s may have ...

I like FloRida. Moms Need Rap Too. 254

While our temporary Florida Man pregames with his haul from Publix, I thought we could use an early game thread to complain about the A’s. Mark Canha’s batting average got low (low, low, low, low, low, low, low) and he is on his way back to Nashville. Welcome to the big leagues Jaycob Brugman! I’ve ...

Blame Canada, Blame Canada 373

Our heroic Athletics defend the honor of America against invaders from the north as the Toronto Blue Jays come to the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum. Canada, known primarily for maple syrup, universal health care, and the McKenzie Brothers will send their best to battle our boys. I’ve posted the starting pitching match ups in invisible ink so ...

The A’s take on D.C. corruption 189

I guess Dusty Baker is still managing and uh, both teams will likely use starting pitchers at some point. I don’t think I’ve ever seen the Nationals play baseball so…there’s that.   Go A’s This Post Is Stopped.

Hello, Cleveland 352

Daniel Mengden makes his 2017 debut, vs. Carlos Carrasco. Time to see if the rotation depth goes 6 or 7 deep. T: Sonny Gray vs. Trevor Bauer, 3:10 PDT W: Sean Manaea vs. Mike Clevinger, 3:10 PDT Th: Jharel Cotton vs. Corey Kluber, 9:10 AM PDT Local hero Rajai Davis is back atop the lineup ...

Good versus Evil. 254

The Nine Time World Series Champion Athletics take on the Twenty Seven Time World Series Champion Yankees in the house that public subsidies built. Go A’s!

Miami Twice 290

It’s the first of the home-and-home two-game series over a three-week span, in the traditional battle for the Don Johnson Trophy. Bet you wouldn’t have guessed: Number of episodes of Miami Vice produced: 112 Number of episodes of Nash Bridges produced: 122 Tonight at 7:05: Jose Urena vs. Jesse Hahn Tomorrow at 12:35 Edinson Volquez ...

Budgets and shiny new things 50

This will not go quickly…   June 9, 2016 could end up a watershed day for the Oakland Athletics. It’s the day Rich Hill got placed on the Disabled List. It’s the day Oakland traded Chris Coghlan to the Chicago Cubs for Arismendy Alcantara. It’s the day the A’s took A.J. Puk sixth overall in the ...

Red Suxin’ in Oakland 173

Don’t think I’ve ever been less excited to have the Front Row Seats – especially after Sale was pulled from tonight’s start.