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Oakland Athletics A COMMITMENT TO MEDIOCRITY
Record 65 - 97 ... The Athletics lost more games and attracted fewer fans than any other team in baseball last year--and still made money. Was it a successful ...
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With two thirds of the Big Three traded away, the onus shifts to the offense
Happy Mother's Day
What would be the perfect Mother's Day story? How about a soft-tossing, off-the-radar lefty who lost his mom to cancer throwing the 19th perfect game in baseball history
Lost In History
From 1929 to 1931, the Philadelphia A's were the best team in baseball, with four future Hall of Famers and a lineup that dominated Babe Ruth's legendary Yankees. So why hasn't anyone heard of them?
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ENEMY LINES A rival scout sizes up the A's The reality is that until they get their stadium situation settled, the A's are going to be in limbo.
When Mike Bordick left as a free agent in December, the A'sdidn't moan about having to replace the shortstop who had ledthe American ...
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"It's easy, I know, for a manager to sound optimistic in the spring," A's boss Jackie Moore said almost apologetically, "but I'll be honest with you.
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Fortunately for their state of mind, both Dave Collins and Jay Howell have a sense of perspective. They'll need it this year, because both are on ...
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If the over-under on home runs is 12, I'm taking the under. ... when you square one up at night in Oakland and it dies at the warning track.