10:10 PM EDT, Sat August 27, 2016

Orioles need a win today to avoid four-game sweep - School of Roch

OAKLAND - The Orioles are trying today to avoid their first four-game sweep in Oakland since August 2004. The Athletics rotation for that series consisted of Tim Hudson, Mark Mulder, Rich Harden and Barry Zito. It's not quite the same level of talent this week, but the Orioles are allowing...
Athletics Nation Aug 1, 2016

Talking Top Prospects with A’s Special Assistant Grady Fuson

I recently had the chance to chat again with A’s special assistant Grady Fuson for my Athletics Farm site. We spoke at Banner Island Ballpark in Stockton just a few days before the A’s added catcher Bruce Maxwell, whom we discussed, to the major league roster. As most of you may know, Fuson served as the A’s scouting director from 1995 until 2001, when the team drafted such talented players as Eric Chavez, Tim Hudson, Mark Mulder, Barry Zito and Rich Harden. He left the A’s at the end of 2001 to become the assistant general manager of the Texas Rangers and, after moving on to head...