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Posts from — December 2002

Update on A's Dynasty Book

Bruce Markusen is one of the leading historians of Oakland A’s baseball. His research has been very helpful over the years and he has updated his marvelous book about the A’s Dynasty in the early 70’s.

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Thanks, Bruce, for another fine work.

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December 18, 2002   1 Comment

Venezuela's Baseball is a Casualty

The U.S State Department

issued a travel advisory

suggesting Americans

avoid travel to Venezuela.

The Venezuelan Winter

Leagues stopped their games

because of the turmoil

in the country.

By Amaury Pi-González [

December 11, 2002   No Comments

Can a small budget give you a World Series?

So, we are days away from Christmas ’02

and the A’S and Giants Santa Claus are

working on some “gifts”for their

respective clubs. But the big question

is: Can a small budget give you a

World Series ?

By Amaury Pi-González [

December 8, 2002   No Comments

A's Continue to Tinker, Dodgers now have Chance For Kent

Money, money, money that is the word that drives 95% of the transactions the Athletics make. Billy Koch showed that he could lead a bull pen that won the AL West, his upside is tremendous, he had just scratched the surface of big time closing, but he is sent packing to the White Sox.


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December 4, 2002   No Comments