Oakland A’s: Was Chris Young Worth Cliff Pennington?

This is a question that I hope I look silly for asking in a month’s time. As it currently stands, however, Chris Young is hitting .191 as the Oakland A’s push past the halfway point in the season. The team acquired Young from the Arizona Diamondbacks back on October 20, 2012, in exchange for shortstop Cliff Pennington and prospect Yordy more »

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Oakland A’s: Will Reinforcements Arrive in Time Before Injuries Ruin Surprising Start?

As the Oakland Athletics continue their series against the division-rival Los Angeles Angels, the standings seem to be a bit reversed from how many baseball analysts forecast them at the beginning of the season. Forty-three games into the year the A’s are four games ahead of the Angels in the standings and firmly in second place just four games behind more »

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