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Photos: Inside former Oakland A's star Rickey Henderson's Arizona mansion for sale

Photos: Inside former Oakland A's star Rickey Henderson's Arizona mansion for sale

Oakland A's great Rickey Henderson has listed a $2.299 million mansion in the Phoenix area.

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Seattle Times Jan 10, 2015
Oakland Athletics acquire Ben Zobrist in trade with Tampa Bay

Oakland Athletics acquire Ben Zobrist in trade with Tampa Bay

The Oakland Athletics acquired two-time All-Star infielder Ben Zobrist and shortstop Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays for catcher John Jaso — a former Mariner — and two minor-leaguers in a trade.
Baltimore Sun Jan 10, 2015

Athletics acquire Ben Zobrist, Yunel Escobar in trade with Rays

The busy Oakland Athletics have acquired infielders Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays for catcher John Jaso and two minor leaguers.
San Jose Mercury News Jan 10, 2015

Report: A's get Zobrist, Yunel Escobar from Tampa Bay Rays

Oakland A's send catcher John Jaso and two minor leaguers to the Rays for second baseman Zobrist and shortstop Escobar

A look at the A’s deal for Ben Zobrist, Yunel Escobar

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser With the additions of Ben Zobrist, who will become Oakland’s primary second baseman, and shortstop Yunel Escobar, the A’s are likely done assembling their 2015 team – and there is little doubt they plan to contend. Zobrist was hotly pursued by numerous teams this winter, including the Giants, but the fact that Oakland could also find a spot for Escobar probably helped the A’s complete the deal.  The A’s will send catcher John Jaso to the Rays along with two minor-leaguers, at least one of them a top prospect. Jaso’s departure has been...
Oakland Tribune Jan 8, 2015

Oakland booster plays hardball over his brand

Ryan Frigo said that he created the name and apparel to combat negative perceptions of his hometown and boost civic pride. The Oakland A's recently advertised a 'Stoaked' T-shirt on its website to celebrate the team's playoff run. Frigo said Major League Baseball 'stole from Oakland youth.'
Oakland Tribune Jan 6, 2015

Baseball Hall of Fame elects four

Biggest class since 1955 includes Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio, but not Barry Bonds or Roger Clemens
Oakland Tribune Jan 5, 2015

Leading candidates for the Baseball Hall of Fame

Pitchers Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz top list of candidates who could get call from Cooperstown on Tuesday.
Cuba’s Olivera could be a solid fit for new-look A’s infield

Cuba’s Olivera could be a solid fit for new-look A’s infield

In the aftermath of the A’s season-ending loss to the Royals in Kansas City, I mentioned that in looking forward, Oakland might want to take a close look at Cuban free agent second baseman Hector Olivera. A dozen weeks later,… Continue Reading →

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