Tag: Oakland Athletics

10 MLB players who could be enjoying their final Spring Training

MLB bade a fond farewell to many greats in 2018, including Adrian Beltre, Chase Utley, Joe Mauer, and David Wright. We know that the 2019 season will be...

Early look at top MLB ROY candidates

As we look at the rookie class of 2019, we have to wonder which guys are ready make the same impact in MLB that the likes of...

REED: MLB takes huge hit as Kyler Murray commits to NFL

As MLB's free agency cold stove continues to be a huge black eye for the league, Kyler Murray dealt it yet another big blow. On Monday morning, the...


Report: Kyler Murray is player scouts are ‘most excited about’

Kyler Murray is one of the biggest wild cards of the 2019 NFL Draft. His talent is undeniable, but there are some issues that could be problematic. Despite...

Report: NFL insider calls Kyler Murray’s dad ‘LaVar Ball all over again’

Oh, boy. The Kyler Murray situation isn't getting any better, folks. In fact, it appears his father's influence could be hurting the young man quite a bit. Matt...

WATCH: Kyler Murray refuses to answer questions about future

Kyler Murray was a guest on the "Dan Patrick Show" Friday morning, but when it was time to answer questions about his future he went completely silent. It...


A’s bring back longtime executive Sandy Alderson

Sandy Alderson broke into MLB as an executive for the Oakland Athletics in 1981. More than 20 years after leaving the team in 1998, he's returning. The A's...

Billy Beane on Kyler Murray: ‘I wouldn’t take that pick back for a second’

Kyler Murray is set to enter the 2019 NFL Draft and has made it clear he really does love football more than baseball. Still signed with the Oakland...

Eight biggest questions heading into spring training

The 2019 MLB season is just around the corner While it might seem like we saw Chris Sale strike out Manny Machado to clinch the 2018 World Series...


A’s would be crazy to break the bank for Kyler Murray

As the Oakland Athletics meet with Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray in an effort to try and convince him to not enter the NFL Draft, both sides are discussing...

A’s meeting with Kyler Murray, hope to convince him to forego NFL draft

Kyler Murray wants to play football. He's said as much, and all the recent reports being circulated by NFL insiders indicate he's strongly leaning toward declaring for...

Khris Davis, A’s settle arbitration at $16.5 million

The Oakland Athletics avoided a potential arbitration hearing with star Khris Davis, reportedly agreeing to a one-year, $16.5 million settlement on Friday. https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status/1083801521844817927 Davis enjoyed continued success with the...

Report: Kyler Murray could stay at Oklahoma and play for A’s in 2019

Heisman trophy winner Kyler Murray has a massive decision to make about his future. Recently, a report emerged that there is "no doubt" Murray loves football much more than...

Report: Jonathan Lucroy to sign with Angels

In a busy offseason that has already seen the Los Angeles Angels add Trevor Cahill and Matt Harvey, the club now reportedly has its starting catcher to help...
Aug 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; A general view of the MLB logo with Colorado Rockies batting gear on it during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Colorado Rockies won 12-9. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

One New Year’s resolution for each 2018 MLB Playoff team

Making upgrades The New Year gives us all a date to potentially make any upgrades. For MLB teams -- even the best -- that's no different. Each of the...

Kyler Murray leaves door open for the 2019 NFL Draft

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray will have a lot of options when his college football season ends. But right now, his focus is on Saturday's game with Alabama. Murray...

Angels reportedly sign veteran SP Trevor Cahill

The Los Angeles Angels have reportedly stolen a pretty good veteran pitcher from the division-rival Oakland Athletics. According to this report from Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, Los...

Risks we’d like to see MLB teams take this offseason

Not every move during MLB offseason is a hit We're pretty sure that the St. Louis Cardinals aren't going to regret trading for Paul Goldschmidt. But not every move...
Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray has an opt out in his contract to play in the NFL

Kyler Murray winning the Heisman Trophy has seemed to re-ignite speculation that he might look to play in the NFL. If he does, it will cost him...

Scott Boras: Kyler Murray will not play in NFL

Super agent Scott Boras, who represents Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray, has made it clear that the dual-sport athlete will not play in the NFL. Speaking on NFL...

Kyler Murray wants to play both pro football and baseball ‘if possible’

Well, well, well. After a phenomenal football season at Oklahoma that might just earn Kyler Murray the Heisman Trophy, the two-sport star is thinking about a change...

Scott Boras on Kyler Murray: ‘Every intention’ to play for the A’s

A lot has been made about Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray and the next step in his career. A first-round pick of MLB’s Oakland Athletics this year, Murray already...

MLB HOFer endorses Kyler Murray’s decision to play baseball

As someone who was drafted into MLB, the NFL and the NBA, Dave Winfield can relate to what Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray is going through. Winfield endorses Murray's...

MLB free agents who will be overpaid this winter

Concerned about the money. As we head into MLB free agency, some of baseball's biggest stars are about to get huge paydays. But for various reasons, the money...