1. Ranking MLB's Top 10 General Managers

    The MLB clubs that consistently make October runs don't just have stars on the diamond and master button-pressers in the dugout, they also have savvy general managers calling the shots in the front office...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 5 months ago 43,827 reads 181 comments

  2. Oakland Athletics: No Matter What, Billy Beane Will Always Keep A's Competitive

    With the production of the film Moneyball back in 2011, Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane became a nationally known figure...

    Heath Clary Written by Heath Clary about 5 months ago 548 reads 2 comments

  3. Ben Zobrist Trade Transforms A's from Winter Enigma to AL West Threat

    The Oakland A’s have planned to contend in 2015 all along. While they were dumping All-Stars and stockpiling younger talent over the last two months, they were still planning on making their now-annual run at the top of their division...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 7 months ago 38,327 reads 144 comments

  4. Oakland A's GM Billy Beane Is Working as a Competent Executive, Not a Villain

    This has to stop. Hearts are broken, and that is certainly understandable. But the screaming has to stop. Now. Billy Beane is not a villain. He is not a moron...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 8 months ago 25,081 reads 159 comments

  5. Scott Miller's Starting 9: With Nelson Cruz, Mariners Can Win Now—and Later

    Who knew it would start raining bats in Seattle? Robinson Cano last winter. Nelson Cruz this winter. Maybe the drought is finally over. The Seattle Mariners: Early AL West favorites entering 2015? You bet...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 8 months ago 84,635 reads 42 comments

  6. Billy Butler Is Curious Fit for Oakland A's and Pitcher-Friendly Stadium

    In the world of Major League Baseball's offseason, with teams trying to obtain and jettison players all at once with the goal of getting better, not every signing, trade or transaction makes sense right away...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 21,068 reads 14 comments

  7. Oakland A's: No Need to Panic, Billy Beane Will Find a Way

    Only two short months ago, the Oakland A’s were enjoying themselves at the top of the American League standings...

    Heath Clary Written by Heath Clary about 10 months ago 4,091 reads 8 comments

  8. Why It's Finally Time for Billy Beane to Be Thrown on the Hot Seat

    "Every form of strength is also a form of weakness..." - Michael Lewis, Moneyball, quoting Bill James In baseball, there is no such thing as an untouchable general manager...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 11,735 reads 70 comments

  9. Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2014 MLB Regular Season

    From the historic dominance of Clayton Kershaw to the epic collapses of the Milwaukee Brewers and the Atlanta Braves, it's been a memorable 2014 MLB regular season...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 10 months ago 29,783 reads 33 comments

  10. Stock Up, Stock Down for A's Top 10 Prospects for Week 18

    The Oakland Athletics are in the midst of an historic season. Not only do the A's have the best record in the majors at 67-43 and an eye-popping plus-164 run differential, but ...

    Jacob Garcia Written by Jacob Garcia about 12 months ago 2,386 reads 3 comments