Tag archive for ‘Oakland Athletics’
By Jake Archer On Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Which Teams Should Be Hitting The Panic Button In Early June?

So I just took a look at the standings to get a gauge on what’s going on around the majors. I had a pretty loose idea of who was doing well and who wasn’t, but I had no idea what the actual standings looked More...

By Rocco Constantino On Monday, February 29th, 2016

Top 300 Moments That Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: AL West

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...

By Rocco Constantino On Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Popular Underrated Star Tony Phillips Dies at 56

In 1978, two teenagers got their start playing the infield for the Single A West Palm Beach Expos of the Florida State League.  Sometimes they formed the double play combination for the game while other times More...

By Will Hyland On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Top Executive Paul DePodesta Leaves For The NFL

Just when you thought sports couldn’t get any more interesting, the NFL’s Cleveland Browns brought in baseball executive Paul DePodesta into the mix as the new strategic officer. He’ll most likely More...

Jesse Chavez
By Brendan Panikkar On Monday, November 23rd, 2015

The Toronto Blue Jays Welcome Back Jesse Chavez

Jesse Chavez returns to the Toronto Blue Jays better than when he left. The Toronto Blue Jays welcomed back an old friend on Friday night when the Blue Jays sent 2015 breakout reliever Liam Hendriks to the Oakland More...

By Clayton Richer On Friday, November 20th, 2015

5 Facts About Blue Jays Newest Pitcher Jesse Chavez

Interim General Manager Tony LaCava pulled off his first deal at the helm of the Blue Jays ship today swapping pitchers Liam Hendriks for Jesse Chavez. The transaction signifies the Blue Jays need to shore up More...

By Frank Pimentel On Thursday, July 16th, 2015

It’s Always Sonny In Boston

Alright, so perhaps the 2015 season hasn’t been a ray of sunshine for the Boston Red Sox, but there’s a big splash they can make in the coming weeks that can not only turn around this season, but the More...

The Cardy Show
By Brent Cardy On Friday, June 12th, 2015

Cardy Show 104: Brett Siddall

Brett Siddall the 13th Round Pick of the Oakland Athletics joined The Cardy Show to discuss his special day this week. Brett talks about the success of the program at Canisus College and his off season approach. More...

Matt Stairs
By Danny Gallagher On Friday, June 12th, 2015

Matt Stairs’ Climb To Celebrity Status Has Had A Charming Life

From the Expos to the Blue Jays, to Japan and a host of other major-league teams, Stairs was a part-time player, a full-time player, and for a good stretch of his career, he was a pinch-hitter, who excelled in More...

By Frank Pimentel On Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Red Sox Rally Could Spark Season

The Boston Red Sox entered play on Sunday seeking their third straight victory and their first sweep of the 2015 season. A team that has been so doubted and second-guessed at every step of the way vindicated themselves, More...

By Gordon Watkin On Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Seriously Injured Red Sox Fan in Stable Condition

The Boston Red Sox fan injured by an errant bat during yesterdays game against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park has had her medical status upgraded to serious but is in stable condition. Tonya Carpenter suffered More...

Josh Reddick
By Brent Cardy On Friday, May 22nd, 2015

To Trade Or Not TO Trade

In the second installment of To Trade Or Not To Trade we look at some long shots that teams may consider trading to improve their clubs or dump salary. Edwin Encarnacion 1B/DH Toronto Blue Jays Contract: Club option More...

By Brent Cardy On Thursday, May 14th, 2015

To Trade Or Not To Trade

Each week I will be posting an article on whether or not teams should part ways with 3 certain players that could improve a teams playoff chances and get a team a solid return for doing that. So let’s get More...

By Frank Pimentel On Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Scott Kazmir On The Red Sox Radar

Multiple team sources confirm that Oakland Athletics LHP Scott Kazmir is on the Boston Red Sox radar. The team has not opened 2015 the way it had anticipated and a large bulk of the struggles fall on the shoulders More...

Jarrod Parker
By Clayton Richer On Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Jarrod Parker Injury Is Almost Unwatchable

Jarrod Parker was rehabbing after a second Tommy John surgery when the unthinkable happened. The 26-year old hurler fractured his midial epichondal in the area where his new ligament is attached. As you can witness More...

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