Why Coco Crisp is wrong

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By | August 20th, 2016|11 Comments

Rating Bay Area teams

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By | August 6th, 2016|7 Comments

A’s firesale

When do A's start unloading players like Sonny Gray and perhaps Reddick for a "future" that never comes?

By | July 16th, 2016|3 Comments

A’s vs Giants based on virtue

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By | June 27th, 2016|3 Comments

Jed Lowrie explains

Click here to read my story on Jed Lowrie The full text runs below: LOWELL COHN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | April 5, 2016, 6:05PM OAKLAND Just the other day, I wrote a column about baseball “explainers,” players who explain the game to fans and media. I focused on the Giants [...]

By | April 5th, 2016|3 Comments

A’s dismantle and remantle

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By | March 28th, 2016|5 Comments

Recognizing Billy Beane

Here is a link to my Friday column. The full text runs below: As local big-league baseball games dwindle to a precious few, it’s time to pay homage to the people who made a difference. Who really made a difference in this year’s baseball picture. I am not talking Madison [...]

By | September 24th, 2015|33 Comments

Oakland A’s tell the big lie

Here is a link to my Friday column about the A's. The full text runs below: Most people around here accept the A’s big lie. Routinely accept it. Like it’s gospel. Like it’s remotely true. The A’s big lie goes like this: “We are a small-market team. We can’t afford [...]

By | July 30th, 2015|35 Comments

Rangers crush A’s

Here is a link to my column about the Rangers' 10-1 win over the A's. The full text runs below: OAKLAND — In a sense, Thursday’s game didn’t matter to the A’s, didn’t matter when the Texas Rangers slaughtered them 10-1. The game was over after four innings — Texas [...]

By | April 9th, 2015|3 Comments

A’s correction

My apologies. The A's do have balls, strikes and outs on the big board. I simply could not find the location. My fault entirely.

By | April 9th, 2015|0 Comments