Thoughts on a Lost Season

I had gotten quite comfortable the last few seasons enjoying the A’s. Sure, those seasons continued to end in familiar heartbreak, but I has just gotten used to following a relevant team. I had gotten used to actually caring about … Continue reading

And Then That Happened.

When I first saw the news on Twitter that the A’s had acquired Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes from the Red Sox for Yoenis Cespedes, I thought it was a joke. Certainly the A’s wouldn’t trade away Cespedes in the … Continue reading

So That Happened.

Something was bound to get me to write a blog post this season. It wasn’t going to be the fact that the A’s own baseball’s best record or the best run differential by a large margin halfway through the season. … Continue reading