BREAKING NEWS: Oakland A’s Acquire Alberto Callaspo

July 30, 2013

The A’s and Angels have made a trade, and in it, the A’s acquire veteran 30 year-old infielder Alberto Callaspo for minor league second baseman Grant Green, who was a first round pick in 2009. The A’s will use Callaspo as their second baseman replacing Eric Sogard. Callaspo is a versatile infielder who played third base for the Angels this season, though he can play second, shortstop, and third. He…


A’s Comeback Against Astros 4-3

July 22, 2013

Thanks to Josh Reddick’s two-run shot in the top of the eighth, the A’s were able to pull off a 4-3, come-from-behind win over the powerhouse Astros. Chris Young had a career day with only one strikeout, driving his avg up to a stellar .195. It’s ok Chris, it’s the thought that counts.


UPDATE: SF Giants And Oakland A’s Have Injuries

July 21, 2013

UPDATE: Both the SF Giants and Oakland A’s have some injuries to deal with today. For the Giants, Jeremy Affeldt has been placed on the 15 day DL with a strained left groin that he strained in the sixth inning of yesterday’s game. All injuries are bad, but ones to this valuable of a player are even worse. Hopefully this injury is minor and Affeldt can come back soon. However,…