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There is an A in FAIL

October 9th, 2013

Is Josh Reddick’s ugly swing and miss at ball four with the bases loaded in the 8th inning of Game 4 of the 2013 ALDS going to be this season’s version of Jeremy not sliding or Byrnes not touching the plate? T-Long watching strike three or losing the ball in the sun? Is Bob Melvin’s […]

October Again

September 30th, 2013

Well, here we are again. 162 games are in the books and the A’s are one of the remaining 11(!) teams with games still to play. This year’s A.L. West Division title came with less fanfare and drama than last year’s, but it’s still just as sweet to beat out a couple of teams most […]

What to Make of the 2013 A’s

February 5th, 2013

I put on an A’s shirt this morning, and as I did so I thought about how pitchers and catchers are reporting to spring training in a week and that I haven’t written a single blog post this offseason. It’s not that I haven’t been paying attention to the moves that have been made, but… […]

A New Era Begins

August 3rd, 2012

When the A’s did nothing at the trade deadline, I knew there was still a chance that some waiver trades could be made in August, but one man I thought was staying put at least for the rest of this season was Kurt Suzuki, the team’s longest-tenured player. It seemed that they picked up George […]

No Hanley For Us

July 25th, 2012

Last night, I went to bed with the news that the A’s were aggressively pursuing trading for Hanley Ramirez. And this morning I woke up to the news that the Dodgers got him, and didn’t have to give up much. I’m bummed. Now I know there are a lot of A’s fans that are happy […]

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