10:02 AM EST, Mon March 02, 2015
San Jose Mercury News 15 hours ago

Josh Reddick gives up number to new Oakland A's teammate Billy Butler

Oakland A's outfielder Josh Reddick gave up his uniform No. 16 to new teammate Billy Butler, who wore that number with the Kansas City Royals
Athletics Nation Feb 28, 2015

Put It On The Board...Yes!

An annual tradition -- like Mardi Gras, or an outbreak of chlamydia! What, that's not the case for everybody? Each spring, when the A's major and minor league landscapes finally come into focus, I create two poster boards. One is the "major league landscape" and the other is the "minor league landscape". They can be found below and should slow the load time of this page down to "Billy Butler foot speed" levels. The boards are not supposed to represent every single player worth knowing about, but rather the key pieces, as far as we know, at the time the board was made. As you know, with the...
A’s look at Viciedo after taking Hassan in waiver claim; Butler/Reddick team wins Friday’s situational hitting trophy; Crisp enters ditigal age with Coco’s Fro Patrol app for iPhone

A’s look at Viciedo after taking Hassan in waiver claim; Butler/Reddick team wins Friday’s situational hitting trophy; Crisp enters ditigal age with Coco’s Fro Patrol app for iPhone

It seems that the A’s are in the market for a little more pop in the person of outfielder/third baseman Dayan Viciedo. That’s the word from Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, two days after the Chicago White Sox signed infielder Gordon… Continue Reading →
Oakland Tribune Feb 18, 2015

Oakland A's DH Billy Butler hoping to add some power

Billy Butler, the Oakland A's designated hitter and one of many new faces brought in by general manager Billy Beane, hopes he will hit more homers than he did last year for the Kansas City Royals, when he had just nine.

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