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Ozzz

  • joined Feb 12, 2008
  • last login Aug 07, 2011
  • posts 51
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  • MLB Oakland Athletics
  • NBA Oklahoma City Thunder
  • NFL Miami Dolphins
  • NCAAF Washington Huskies
  • NCAAB Gonzaga Bulldogs
  • Soccer West Ham United
  • MMA Lyoto Machida, GSP
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Denis Kang on Machida/Rua, knees to the head, Crocop, Hendo, Kimbo and more

At a Vancouver Sun live chat tonight, UFC fighter Denis Kang answered a ton of questions candidly and honestly, including one about what he thought of the Rua/Machida decision that brought about an...

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UPDATE: Vancouver city council punts MMA decision, leaves sport unregulated

UFC's Marc Ratner Gets the Op-Ed Column in Today's Vancouver Sun

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Vancouver BC Considering Regulating MMA

Vancouver BC considering Regulating MMA

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Sacramento Manager named: Say hello to Todd Steverson

From the comments a few weeks back: I'm guessing Todd Steverson goes to Sac-Town He's marched through the system like a prospect player, and he's had good success along the way. And if the A's...

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Moneyball III: Bad health as an undervalued asset?

In the Moneyball era, the A's were considered big on OBP and college players, because they were undervalued by other teams. Eventually other teams caught on and they changed tack. So then came the...

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The Oakland Athletics All-Injured All-Stars

I was looking over the massive DL list just now, and it struck me that as bad as the following is: Chris Denorfia - 60-day DL Justin Duchscherer - 15-day DL Rich Harden - 15-day DL Bobby Kielty -...

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[UPDATE] Garret Anderson: Douchebag

So by now you'd have to be an Anaheim fan not to have heard that certain players plan to wear Jackie Robinson's long-retired #42 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of his breaking the color barrier. ...

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It's time we got some minor league blogs going.

I posted this on Notes From the Nat tonight, and it seems to me that the natural place to cross-post it is here: It's time that A's fans started getting together some blog coverage for our minor...

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Hear ye, hear ye: WE'RE IN FIRST PLACE.

A quick look down the recent diaries thread right now will make you ask yourself a very odd question: Is this an A's FAN SITE? Even odder, the answer to that question at the moment is 'no'. And...

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Crisis? What crisis?

There's been much gnashing of teeth in Athletic Town over the past week, and we may well be getting to the point where some require a trip to the dentist as a result. Woe is us, we lost another. W...

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Angels self-destruction update.

So last night the Angels Angels of Anaheimels blew chance after chance to beat the Blue Jays and lost it in the 10th, leading to clubhouse fights and yelling. You might think that, today, they'd...

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DLD 05/19: Angels Angels of Anaheim self-destructing?

Today's LA Times has a great piece on the rubble that used to be the LA Angels of Monkeyland's team chemistry. Seems Darin Erstad had to yell at the lot of them after today's astounding loss to the...

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A's pick up two-time CIAA player of the year

In 'gee,that was random' news, Oakland has signed a free agent outfielder out of Elizabeth City State University, ahead of the draft. Carlos Gutierrez set school records in runs scored, batting...

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The true value of Jason Kendall.

Last season he was everyone's whipping boy. That baton seems to have been passed to Esteban Loaiza for now, but Jason Kendall isn't out of the woods just yet. While he managed to raise his batting...

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DLD 08/04: Minor League edition

A very different kind of link dump. Since nobody else was on it. CHERRY!

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SHOCK: Rampant homerism on Halos' Heaven

So RevHaloHomer posted a front pager on the regularly mocked and always derided Halos' Heaven tonight, taking great glee and making great predictions for the 2006 season based on the fact that the...

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Advice for a Coliseum newbie.

Hey folks, I'm flying in to Oakland on business on the 29th, zipping out to Petaluma for a few days, and coming back to town on the 31st, just in time for the Oakland exhibition game against the...

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The Legend of Benny 'The Jet' Winslow.

A couple of people asked me who Ben Winslow was after reading my earlier diary about the Stockton Ports players who made a movie this season, so I figured that rather than just give a brief...

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Oakland minor leaguers make a movie!

Fans of the Stockton Ports may already know this, but a group of Stockton players carried around a video camera this season and shot themselves a movie in between weight sessions, BP and playing...

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Future shortstop prospect says "Sign me, Billy!"

Jasper Parry was born yesterday, weighing 8lbs 6oz, and his family would like it known that with his long fingers, huge reach, and muscular forearms, we believe he'll make an ideal replacement for...

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NWLCS Game 3: Vancouver's Mike Madsen smokes Spokane, C's up 2-1 in series

Reposted from Notes From The Nat: Tonight, Vancouver Canadians ace pitcher Mike Madsen (6-1, 1.69, 14BB, 68K) was pitted against the Spokane Beanballers in a game that both teams really wanted to...

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Schilling on Raffy: "He sat next to me and lied."

In an interview on a Boston radio station, Schilling lashed out at Rafael Palmeiro today: "He obviously sat next to me in Washington and lied [...] I don't know that there's any way to prove that...

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Athletics pick up back-up catcher

According to Scout.com's Oakland Clubhouse: Haven't seen this mentioned elsewhere, apologies if it was: The Oakland A's announced the signing of catcher Alberto Castillo to a minor league contract...

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Travis Buck promoted to Kane County

Bah. It had to happen, I guess, but I'm gonna miss seeing T-Buck coming in at number three for the Vancouver Canadians. The official press release follows:

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Live free video of tonight's Canadians game - and yesterday's!

So yesterday I posted a diary about how the Vancouver Canadians/Boise Hawks game was being broadcast on the web, for free, on streaming video. But then several people said they couldn't connect,...

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Bored on the off-day? Video-stream the Vancouver Canadians!

Just thought I'd throw out a heads-up that the Vancouver Canadians play the Boise Hawks tonight in the short-season Northwest League, and because the Hawks know the value of the internet, they're...

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Forget Dunn... Manny wants a new home!

Okay, I'm only partly serious. Apparently Ramirez is uber-popular in the Oakland clubhouse, and though his contract is heavy ($57m over the next three years), my real question is this... what's his...

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Travis Buck interview on Scout.com

Heya, shamelss plug time. As some of you might already know, I was recently tapped by Scout.com's Oakland Clubhouse to write weekly Vancouver notebook articles. Usually these go behind the lock and...

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Game report: Vancouver Canadians vs Eugene Emeralds

The Vancouver Canadians were looking for revenge tonight after last night's 12-5 loss to Eugene, but coach Juan Navarrete wasn't in prepared to swing for the fences. No, the Mexican League Hall of...

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Scout.com: Lansford and Italiano debut

Figured there were people around who would love to hear this news: From Scout.com's Oakland Clubhouse: Lansford, Italiano Debut For Rookie A's Top draft choices Jared Lansford and Craig Italiano...

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