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  1. Will Desmond stay with Nationals?

    AJ Mass

    The Washington Nationals aren't necessarily settled on what the middle of their infield is going to look like in 2015 just yet, even after making a deal with the Oakland Athletics for Yunel Escobar. As Bill Ladson of MLB.com writes, "A day after...

    Blog | January 16, 2015
  2. What's next for active A's?

    AJ Mass

    The Oakland Athletics have been very busy in the new year, trading with the Tampa Bay Rays for Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar and then turning right around and shipping Escobar to the Washington Nationals for Tyler Clippard -- and there may well be mo...

    Blog | January 16, 2015
  3. After busy offseason, Oakland Athletics right back in playoff hun...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski looks at why the A's recent trade for Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar was so effective and puts them right back in the playoff hunt.

    Story | Conversation | January 13, 2015
  4. Mets could have had Desmond?

    AJ Mass

    The Oakland Athletics made a big splash by acquiring Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays in a package that included John Jaso and top shortstop prospect Daniel Robertson. However, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, that trad...

    Blog | January 12, 2015
  5. Oakland's unique problems, advantages

    Buster Olney

    The occasional sewage overflow is the worst part of the Oakland Athletics' existence, probably. Every time there's an extended period of rain or the Oakland Raiders play a home game, or some combination of those factors, the pipes in the O.co Coliseu...

    Blog | January 11, 2015
  6. A's build infield with Zobrist, Escobar

    Keith Law

    Oakland continues to try to maintain its contender status for 2015, despite the loss of two major rotation pieces, adding an entire middle infield in one shot by acquiring Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from Tampa Bay for John Jaso and minor leaguers ...

    Blog | January 10, 2015
  7. A's to add Escobar?

    AJ Mass

    The Oakland Athletics are still trying to make do with the combination of Eric Sogard and Andy Parrino at shortstop while Jed Lowrie continues to miss time with a fractured finger, which is why the idea of adding a player such as Yunel Escobar of the...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  8. Russell Martin among unsung heroes of 2013 season - MLB

    Dave Cameron

    Russell Martin leads a list of 2013's unsung heroes.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2013
  9. Future in doubt for Jason Grilli

    Eric Karabell

    Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jason Grilli entered Monday as the No. 2 closer on the ESPN Player Rater, but when the day ended he had left his save opportunity with a few more runs allowed and a sore forearm, with his future in doubt and with plent...

    Blog | July 23, 2013
  10. Players facing make-or-break seasons

    Buster Olney

    Chris Davis had 1,005 plate appearances in his first four seasons in the big leagues, and so he was at a crossroads in his career in 2012. He had just turned 26 years old and had 441 strikeouts and 253 hits, and if he had struggled again, he may have...

    Blog | January 28, 2013
  11. Hanley Ramirez and Jon Lester must return to form in 2013 - MLB

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney looks at nine players facing make-or-break seasons in 2013.

    Blog | Conversation | January 28, 2013
  12. Analyzing deals for Scutaro, Escobar

    Keith Law

    Running through the various minor deals of the last 24 hours or so ... • I don't think much of Yunel Escobar, not as a hitter and especially not as a human being after the eye black incident, but I can't blame the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  13. Breaking down the deals for Yunel Escobar, Marco Scutaro and othe...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the deals for Yunel Escobar, Marco Scutaro and others.

    Blog | Conversation | December 05, 2012
  14. Marlins-Blue Jays trade reaction

    Eric Karabell

    While the outrage from baseball observers and Miami Marlins fans (and a few of their remaining players) to Tuesday's one-sided trade between the Marlins and Toronto Blue Jays is palpable, fantasy-wise there's only one player that is signifi...

    Blog | November 14, 2012
  15. Josh Johnson loses fantasy value in trade to Toronto Blue Jays; J...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell breaks down the Marlins-Blue Jays trade involving such players as Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle and Yunel Escobar, from a fantasy perspective.

    Blog | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  16. Blue Jays make big gains at low cost

    Keith Law

    The Blue Jays-Marlins trade, pending physicals, is a five-for-seven swap that sees the Jays getting Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, Jose Reyes, Emilio Bonifacio and John Buck in exchange for prospects Jake Marisnick, Justin Nicolino and Anthony DeSclafan...

    Blog | November 13, 2012