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  • Posted ALL TOGETHER NOW - ROUND 1 'THE OLD SCOUT LOOK' to EiO
    I wanted to talk about the A's infield now that we are less than away from Opening Day and well past the Ides of March (the day in Spring Training where flukiness tends to fade and reality sets in -...
  • Posted CRIB NOTES AND CHEAT SHEETS to EiO
    The Twins Geek has his very own cheat sheet for you to download and printout.This morning we'll add some common sense and what to expect when the game starts as an addendum.We'll stroll through the umpteen thousand experts and point...
  • Posted I AIN'T GONNA BE STEVE SCHOTT'S BITCH to EiO
    Let's pretend you have $35 to spend. Check that;$35 Bleacher Seat Ticket $10 Parking $5 Program + $n Food/DrinkOkay, let's pretend you have $50. What would you do with it? Pay a credit card bill? Pay a utility bill? Feed yourself for a...
  • Posted A's CLOSE OUT SEASON ON UP SWING to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Athletics 1 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 8 9 0 Rangers...
  • Posted HOW THE WEST WAS WON to EiO
    PitchingPitchingPitchingYEE HAW!We're going to wait two full days after the A's win the World Series or are eliminated prior to writing our scathing review.Then we're going to make our predictive analytic statements about next year, including the A's possibly going...
  • Posted SATURDAY NIGHT AND I AIN'T GOT NOBODY (OUT) to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Athletics 1 1 2 0 0 2 4 0 0 10 10 0 Rangers...
  • Posted AL WEST CHAMPS to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - - Athletics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 5...
  • Posted WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON OUT THERE to EiO
    The next time Art Howe decides to make a pitching change maybe he should be given a Rorschach Inkblot test. It may not reveal anything, but maybe Art would be distracted enough to go back and sit down.Any visit to...
  • Posted A'S LOSS A WAKE UP CALL? to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Athletics 0 0 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 7 14 2 Mariners...
  • Posted BENCH TERRENCE LONG to EiO
    It's not really about one person. But, one person can make a difference. One person can set the tone for everyone else. Either by leadership, performance or determination, a single person can show the rest how to get things done.You...
  • Posted BOTTOM'S UP! to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Angels 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 6 0 Athletics...
  • Posted CHAVEZ' WINDOW SERVICE to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Angels 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 10 0 Athletics...
  • Posted EASY TO CRITICIZE (FUN, TOO!) to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - - Angels 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1...
  • Posted SINGLE GAME PRICES to EiO
    Single Game PricesDiamond Level Regular Season $150Diamond Level Division Series $165Diamond Level AL Champ Series $200Diamond Level World Series $250Field Box Regular Season $60Field Box Division Series $75Field Box AL Champ Series $85Field Box World Series $190MVP Regular Season $27MVP...
  • Posted OKAY, HERE'S THE DEAL to EiO
    The A's have all but secured a playoff spot. The realistically need to win 4 of their next 12 games. Playoff Ticket prices have been announced.We have blown our wad and put down two $50 deposits for season tickets next year...
  • Posted BP ARTICLE to EiO
    Here's a Baseball Prospectus article on Billy Koch. Wednesday, September 11 A's and Koch survive blown savesBy Keith WoolnerSpecial to ESPN.comOn September 4, the Oakland A's went up on the visiting Kansas City Royals 11-0 after the third inning. Three hours later, the A's had...
  • Posted MIGGI SLAPS HOME A WIN to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Angels 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 1 Athletics...
  • Posted THE PITCHING STAFF to EiO
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  • Posted YEESH to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Mariners 1 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 6 10 0 Athletics...
  • Posted BAD DAZE to EiO
    Steve Blass - Pittsburgh - 1971 Road (Photo credit: BaseballBacks)-- Steve Blass lacked control as a Pirates pitcher, and he lacks control as a Pirates broadcaster. When a foul ball dropped in his booth in Cincinnati, Blass leaned over and...
  • Posted TRIVIAL to EiO
    We could have just posted a link to Ted Burgon's obituary, but that wouldn't have done him justice.Since 1990 Ted was in a few dozen different countries, was in Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War, in Moscow when the Kremlin...
  • Posted MATCH GAME to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Mariners 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 Athletics...
  • Posted PERFECTLY CORRECT to EiO
    A shutout is perfect in our minds.We just returned from the memorial service and are on our way to watch Tim Hudson pitch today. You'll get a full report when we get back.Prediction: Hudson goes 7 innings, 7 hits, two...
  • Posted MUST NOT LOSE GAME to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Athletics 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 8 0 Angels...
  • Posted MUST NOT LOSE GAME to EiO
    BOX SCORE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E - - - - - - - - - - - - Athletics 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 8 0 Angels...
  • Posted WHAT'S UP TIGER LILLY? to EiO
    Ted Lilly didn't pitch poorly. He didn't pitch well. He pitched, well, about as expected. Which isn't to say is exactly what you don't not want during a stretch run.Confused? So are we.How confident are the A's? They are so...
  • Posted APATHETIC OF A PATHETIC DISPLAY to EiO
    Part of the fun of writing this blog is the challenge of taking thoughts and inklings, grab them and throw them to print before they can escape. Not just cursing the wind and talking out of our collective asses. One...
  • Posted LUCK THIS to EiO
    ESPN.com has been going gaga for the A's since win 18 in a row. It hasn't stopped. Anytime you have a media gush, there will be a media backlash.David Schoenfield has an article about the A's being smart and lucky....
  • Posted ZITO GETS 20th, A'S WIN 11th SERIES to EiO
    The A's left the Twins' Cities with Some Baggage, But Lightened LoadThe Oakland A's didn't trample the Minnesota Twins yesterday, but it sounded like 40,000 people had witnessed the preface to a horrendous accident. If the playoffs are the target,...
  • Posted OFFICIALY FINALLY OFFICIAL to EiO
    Ted Lilly will start on Tuesday. Sort of. Lilly will be the guy on the bump in the first inning, but we don't equate a starter with a guy who isn't going to go the distance. Lilly will be on...
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