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Oakland A's 2016 Player Profile: Danny Valencia

There's been a lot of discussion about third baseman Danny Valencia as the A's infield makes an attempt at taking shape (as much as it can). So, I figured, it's time for a post on the 6'2" 31-year-old from Miami, Florida. Valencia has been around the league, making pit-stops at five different teams since 2010, before arriving in Oakland in August of last season. Coming to the club, he became the second Jewish player on the roster (alongside Sam Fuld), though only one of nine in the rest of the league. He hails from Miami and grew up with a dream that he'd one day play for U...

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