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  1. Options for Sean Doolittle owners

    Eric Karabell

    A near-top 10 closer for the season on the ESPN Fantasy Player Rater hit the disabled list Sunday with an intercostal strain in his side, opening up an opportunity for saves in the Oakland Athletics bullpen. Yes, lefty Sean Doolittle has done quite a...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  2. Add Billy Burns right now

    Eric Karabell

    The best team in baseball promoted one of the best base stealers in the minor leagues Monday, and I, for one, couldn't be more pleased! I remember watching the ridiculously speedy Billy Burns back in March while at spring training in Arizona, and ins...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  3. Yoenis Cespedes a worthy trade target

    Eric Karabell

    Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes returned to the team's lineup Tuesday after missing four games with a tweaked hamstring, getting one single, two walks and three runs scored in a blowout win over lefty Martin Perez and the Texas Rangers. ...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  4. Bits: Brandon Moss showing power stroke

    Eric Karabell

    I suppose it's understandable that many readers thought I had lost my mind when I admitted it wasn't outrageous for Oakland Athletics first baseman Brandon Moss to hit 30 home runs this season. Back in spring training, I had asked Moss whether he was...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  5. What to expect from Grant Green

    Eric Karabell

    Entering Sunday, the Oakland Athletics hadn't received any home runs from their second base position, fueling speculation that a trade for someone like Philadelphia Phillies option Chase Utley was a possibility. While Eric Sogard finally hit one out ...

    Blog | July 09, 2013
  6. AL West midpoint report

    Eric Karabell

    We're nearly halfway through the 2013 baseball season, and we've seen some good, some bad and some Josh Hamilton. This week in the KaraBlog, we'll take a look at each team at the midpoint of the season and discuss what has happened and what should ha...

    Blog | June 26, 2013
  7. Bits: A's rotation continues to sparkle

    Eric Karabell

    The first Oakland Athletics pitcher chosen in ESPN average live drafts prior to this season was not one of the current members of the stellar rotation or closer Grant Balfour. It was brittle left-hander Brett Anderson, who is trying to recover from h...

    Blog | June 13, 2013
  8. Josh Reddick's 2012 was no fluke

    Eric Karabell

    It wasn't a surprise that the immediate reaction on Twitter to Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick's launching a mammoth home run Thursday was about his ridiculously cool beard because, let's face it, it really is cool. It's...

    Blog | April 05, 2013
  9. Josh Reddick of Oakland Athletics hits first home run of 2013, sh...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell recaps Thursday's games from a fantasy standpoint, and explains why he thinks Josh Reddick is being undervalued.

    Blog | Conversation | April 05, 2013
  10. Bits: Jarrod Parker continues hot start

    Eric Karabell

    Oakland Athletics right-hander Jarrod Parker was excellent again Monday, taking a no-hitter into the eighth inning against the Texas Rangers and ultimately throwing eight shutout innings. Parker, owned in a mere 7.3 percent of ESPN standard leagues, ...

    Blog | June 05, 2012
  11. Jarrod Parker of Oakland Athletics allows one hit in eight inning...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell discusses the most fantasy-relevant tidbits from Monday's games, including a near no-hitter for Jarrod Parker.

    Blog | Conversation | June 05, 2012
  12. Adam Wainwright of St. Louis Cardinals provides positive outing, ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell recaps the highlights from Tuesday, including a positive outing from Adam Wainwright in his comeback from Tommy John surgery.

    Blog | Conversation | April 25, 2012
  13. Ichiro, Ackley star in 2012 season opener

    Eric Karabell

    Ah, baseball is back, officially. While many in the United States were sleeping Wednesday morning, the Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners got the 2012 season started in Japan. The Mariners prevailed 3-1 in 11 innings. As I posted on Twitter, ste...

    Blog | March 28, 2012
  14. Ichiro Suzuki, Brandon McCarthy, Dustin Ackley very impressive in...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell has some notes about the first game of the 2012 season, and how players like Ichiro Suzuki and Brandon McCarthy may be undervalued a bit in drafts.

    Blog | Conversation | March 28, 2012
  15. Bits: Rich Harden still a big help in K's

    Eric Karabell

    • Oakland Athletics right-hander Rich Harden fanned eight in seven strong innings Tuesday, allowing one run on five hits. Harden might neither stay healthy nor win many games with Oakland's offense, but he's struck out more batters...

    Blog | August 10, 2011
  16. Rich Harden of Oakland Athletics, Dontrelle Willis of Cincinnati ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell highlights the top fantasy news from Tuesday's games, including a strong effort from Rich Harden.

    Blog | Conversation | August 10, 2011