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justANotherAsFan

  • joined Jul 30, 2010
  • last login Aug 01, 2014
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Moved to Oakland in '73. I Loved everything about the A's right from the start. Crazy uni's, crazy owner, mustaches and long hair (not allowed by most teams), and winners on the field. I endured the late 70's, I was there for BillyBall, the Bash Bros, and then... Moved out of the Bay Area in '91, but I've never wavered, I'm an A's fan for life- (probably NRAF unless I win the lottery) unless some owner pulls an Irsay or an Al Davis. That might tear it... Now, finally, after almost 20 years of only getting to see maybe 3-10 games per year, either when they made the playoffs or were playing the Red Sox, I can finally watch nearly every game, thanks to CSN!

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First Annual Best of AN Final Poll

Update, Sunday, 4:30 P.M. (when I started). Ok, I have no idea how to make a story stream; maybe the ability to do so is confined to Front Page Writers. This update will have to do, to pretty much...

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Best of AN 2013 Awards, Round 2. Writers' Awards Await Your Rec's!

Unfortunately, it is not possible to append more than one poll to each Fanpost, and because each voter can only have one vote in one of those polls, we'll have to continue with the unwieldy use of...

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2013 Best of AN Awards

Alex Hall has just written a front page article about "Athletics Nation Best of 2013 Awards". I read that as a (very fun) awards post about the best stuff that happened on AN during 2013, as did...

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I sure wish we could have a do-over on just one trade. Plus, an honest offer to just one guy who left.

It seemed like a no-brainer at the time, and yet it has plagued us throughout the season, and what's worse, a careful glance at the offensive statistics of the player in question could have led us...

Scary News About BMac

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Recovering from seizure related to beaning

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It is too quiet around here.

As I roam around the baseball blogosphere, I find virtually no mention of the A's anywhere. All is Slegna vs. Rangers in the AL West. It would appear that the reigning AL West Champion team is...

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What fielding-independent stats predicted for the A's in 2010 and what this means for 2011, with apologies to danmerqury

Update 1/2/2011 around 2:30 PM: my file-sharing host is down for maintenance, so all charts are unavailable. Will check back periodically- I'd expect them back tomorrow This is my first attempt at...

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A little FanPost help from my friends?

I've been working (for longer than I care to admit) on my first FanPost (which will now become my second), complete with several table graphs. I'm having the following problem, which I hope someone...

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