The A’s don’t seem able to get much in the way of good publicity these days. A’s players have expressed anger that the team designated Kila Ka’aihue for assignment a few days before his wife is due to deliver twins. I don’t think Ka”aihue has played well, but most of the A’s haven’t played well. This act seems cold. On the other hand, baseball is a business and maybe the A’s don’t and should not concern themselves with a player’s family situation. What do you think? To read an article about this issue, please click here.