Tag Archives: oakland athletics
- Jose Canseco Loses His Finger in a Game of Poker
November 17, 2014
Former Oakland Athletics slugger, Jose Canseco, blows his finger off whilst cleaning his gun, has it surgically re-attached, only to see it fall off during a poker game. “What’s green, slimy and smells like Miss Piggy?” That dominated the "finger joke" department for many years but it seems the former...
- MLB Championship Series Odds
October 10, 2014
If you had asked me the final four teams that still have a shot to win the World Series, I probably wouldn’t have any of the four teams that are actually still alive to win it all. Maybe the St. Louis Cardinals? But remember when everybody seemed to have coronated...
- Pitching arms race between Detroit and Oakland could decide the ALCS
August 1, 2014
The MLB trading deadline ended up being an arms race between the two teams that appear to be on a collision course to meet in the American League Championship Series. Both Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics were tipped as the favorites to win the World Series. However, the recent flurry...
- Ben Clean Sheets For A’s
May 24, 2010
The Oakland A’s $10 million dollar man Ben Sheets may not have believed doctors when they told him they had the technology, and that they could surgically repair his injured elbow, make him throw faster, stronger and a better lover. I made that last one up, but Sheets will be...
May 7, 2010
The value of underdogs in handicapping baseball
March 7, 2014
2011 MLB Opening Day
April 1, 2011
Sportsbooks favor Los Angeles Dodgers to win 2014 World Series
February 24, 2014
Bonds already losing Hall of Fame votes
March 23, 2011