After winning the American League West in 2020, the Oakland Athletics are likely to field a much different team in 2021 with most of their 10 free agents likely to land elsewhere this off season, including shortstop Marcus Semien and closer Liam Hendriks.
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Reports out of the Dominican Republic saying rookie Oakland Athletics catcher Jonah Heim would be playing winter ball in the DR with Toros del Este were wrong. Between the unsettled nature of the COVID-19 pandemic and Heim and his partner expecting a child early next year, Heim has decided to give winter baseball this time around.
Rookie catcher Jonah Heim catapulted into the Oakland Athletics picture with a big 2019 minor league season followed by an impressive stint at winter ball in the Dominican Republic. He’s on the Toros del Este roster again after getting just 13 regular season games, but just when the Dominican league will start is unclear.