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Billy Beane: "I'm not trading [Stephen] Vogt. Period."

The struggling Athletics, at 14-29, are expected to sell as the July 31 trade deadline approaches, but GM Billy Beane is apprehensive to move catcher Stephen Vogt and starter Scott Kazmir. 81 more words

Video: Athletics closer Sean Doolittle gets some media training

Athletics closer Sean Doolittle is currently working his way back from a partial tear of his left rotator cuff. He’s a busy guy, as he’s scheduled for a rehab appearance on Sunday and he’s been getting media coaching from girlfriend Eireann Dolan. 34 more words

Oakland A's Podcast with Jerry Feitelberg: You could bet your Money Ball on it Billy Beane will never step down

by Jerry Feitelberg

OAKLAND-The Oakland A’s have dropped 13 of their last 15 games, the slide continues on this current road stand after dropping two out of three in Houston and the opening game of this four game series in Tampa Bay. 498 more words


Casey Janssen is healthy, ready to make his Nationals debut

Casey Janssen was signed for $5 million this offseason to replace Tyler Clippard as the Nationals’ primary setup man, but instead he spent the first six weeks of the season on the disabled list with a shoulder injury. 59 more words

Remember when you first fell in love?

No, I’m not talking about relationships. ¬†I took some quiet time last night after the kids and Spouse went to bed. Yesterday was kind of a rough day and I needed some mindless television to go with my glass of Zin. 694 more words


Game Preview: Athletics At Rays

(AP) –¬†Despite injuries to some key members of their pitching staff, the Tampa Bay Rays’ work on the mound remains a big reason for their early success. 528 more words