Bleacherreport.com tasked me with ranking the top 10 pitchers in Athletics history. Considering the Athletics' considerable history, it was quite daunting. Who are my top 10? What order do I rank them?
There's the obvious inclusions of Hall-of-Famers Catfish Hunter, Rollie Fingers, and Dennis Eckersley. Everyone else had success with the A's more recently or required research.
You're not a diehard fan unless you know ALL of your team's history. As an A's fan, you must culture yourself if you've never heard of Eddie Plank.
I'm sure my list will set off a floodgate of debate, so let's get started.