The so-called MLB off-season Hot Stove is still not exactly threatening to boil over. That said, we are starting to see some deals being completed and that includes a few that relate to the A’s.Continue reading “A’s News Catch-up”
Not long after we finished recording our latest podcast on Tuesday, news broke that one of the A’s free agents had found himself a new home.Continue reading “Goodbye Grossman”
An excerpt from our latest podcast is now available on our YouTube channel, or right below:
Dom, Hannah and I are back on the podcasting trail early in 2021. Looking back at our 2020 predictions, the A’s free agents and more. Available on all major podcasting outlets!
The reorganisation of the Minor Leagues in North America is a large and controversial topic, one that can be summarised as MLB taking everything over and reforming it to meet the business needs of the 30 ownership groups.
Essentially, just like everything else MLB does these days.Continue reading “Looking at the Lugnuts”
Has it really been nearly three months? Turns out, yes, it’s been a while as the despondency of being beaten by those Houston Astros weighed heavy in what was a very tough year all around.
However, 2021 is now here and even though we can’t claim things are looking up when it comes to Covid-19, here in the UK in particular, there’s nothing quite like putting a new calendar on the wall to encourage a bit of blind optimism.Continue reading “Back to it in 2021”
After losing the opening game, then trailing in the decisive Game Three, there were plenty of moments in the Wild Card Series that had shades of previous play-off heartbreak for the A’s.
Thankfully, this time we came out on the right side of the result.Continue reading “Looking back at the AL Wild Card”
I posted about the latest podcast yesterday. We’re trying something new with this one and also providing a 15-minute YouTube version. Take a look and see what you think.
The champagne was flowing on the latest A’s UK podcast as we celebrated Oakland’s AL West Division title.
Put together the fact that we could have clinched the AL West with a win, and that it was against the Giants, and Mike Minor’s six-run start on Sunday caused understandable concern among many in the A’s fanbase.
Ever the optimist, let’s find some reasons to believe it was a Minor bump in the road.Continue reading “Minor Difficulties?”