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    Spring Training Day Four | Zack Gelof, Brent Rooker, Seth Brown, Paul Blackburn & More Join Towny!

    Chris Townsend was live from A's Spring Training in Mesa Day Three! 0:00 Start of Show 4:30 Who will be the A's 2024 All-Star 13:35 Tony Kemp signs with the Reds 15:15 Shea Langeliers dark horse All-Star candidate 20:05 Zack Gelof Interview 31:45 Brent Rooker Interview 49:43 Paul Blackburn Interview 1:27:05 JP Sears Interview 1:50:30 Joe Boyle Interview 1:58:55 Seth Brown Interview 2:13:15 Eric Martins Interview (A's Third Base Coach) 2:32:50 Joe Pun (Director of Spring Training Business Operations) 2:45:35 End of show 🎧: https://www.mlb.com/athletics/fans/podcasts #athletics #mlb #baseball

    Spring Training Day Three | Mark Kotsay, Shea Langeliers, Alex Wood and others join A's Cast Live!

    Chris Townsend was live from A's Spring Training in Mesa Day Three! 0:00 Start of Show 8:05 Mark Kotsay Interview 23:25 How the team will except their win projection 33:05 Shea Langeliers Interview 47:10 Alex Wood Interview 1:05:20 Dallas Braden surprise interview 1:32:00 JJ Bleday Interview 1:48:50 Scott Emerson Interview 2:08:55 End of show 🎧: https://www.mlb.com/athletics/fans/podcasts #athletics #mlb #baseball

    Spring Training Day Two | A's Cast Live from Mesa

    Chris Townsend was live from A's Spring Training in Mesa Part Two! 0:00 Start of Show 23:50 David Forst Interview 55:00 Jenny Cavnar Interview 1:19:50 Chris Caray Interview 1:36:45 Nick Allen Interview 1:47:05 Ryan Noda Interview 1:59:45 Lawrence Butler Interview 2:11:00 End of Show 🎧: https://www.mlb.com/athletics/fans/podcasts #athletics #mlb #baseball

    Spring Training Day One | A's Cast Live from Mesa

    Chris Townsend was live from A's Spring Training! 0:00 Start of Show 8:10 Expectations for the 2024 A's 27:25 Mark Kotsay's speech to the team about Brent Rooker 55:25 Kyle Muller Interview 1:20:45 Joey Estes Interview 1:45:50 Lucas Erceg Interview 2:11:45 Mason Miller Interview 2:26:10 How Mason Miller can become the next Jason Isringhausen 2:41:35 End of Show 🎧: https://www.mlb.com/athletics/fans/podcasts #athletics #mlb #baseball

    Bobby Crosby on Zack Gelof: "He's a guy that can be an outstanding player for a long, long time."

    #Athletics First Base Coach Bobby Crosby on Zack Gelof's potential. #shorts #mlb #baseball

    Lou Gehrig's Four Home-Run Game | New York Yankees

    Pinstripes of the Past: On June 3, 1932, the New York Yankees played the Philadelphia Athletics at Shibe Park. The Yankees won 20-13 and Lou Gehrig was the biggest star of the day, hitting four home runs in one game. He was the first player in the 20th Century to hit four home runs in one game and remains the only Yankees player to do so. Loan Courtesy of Marshall Fogel Follow us for exclusive content: Twitter: https://twitter.com/Yankees/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Yankees/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yankees/ TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@yankees

    Bobby Crosby on 2024 A's: "I think we could surprise some people."

    #Athletics First Base Coach Bobby Crosby on why he believes the A's can surprise teams in 2024. #shorts #baseball #mlb

    Ryan Noda on the A's: "I feel like we got the right guys and I feel like we got the right people."

    Ryan Noda on the young #Athletics Nucleus heading into the 2024 season on A's Cast Live with Chris Townsend. #shorts #mlb #baseball

    Shooty Babitt Reflects on 21 Years at #Athletics Fantasy Camp

    A's Scout and Analyst for NBC Sports California, Shooty Babitt, joins Chris Townsend on A's Cast Live to reflect on his 21 years as a coach at #Athletics Fantasy Camp, coming back to scout for the A's, life after Covid-19 inn baseball, thoughts on the A's Minor League system and his legacy in the A's organization. #motivation #mlb #baseball

    Nick Allen: "We Can't Do This Again."

    Nick Allen detailed the conversations he's had with Brent Rooker and Zack Gelof after the 2023 season and looking ahead to 2024 for the #Athletics. #shorts #mlb #baseball

    "I Don't Feel Much of a Spotlight." - Zack Gelof on the Attention Surrounding Him

    #Athletics Zack Gelof discusses the attention on him after his rookie season in 2023.

    Dave Stewart on the Growth of the Young A's

    A's Hall of Famer and Analyst on NBC Sports California, Dave Stewart, joins Chris Townsend to talk about coaching at Fantasy Camp, provides an update on the Nashville Stars, how the AL West will look in 2024 and the A's growing from 2023 to 2024. #mlb #baseball #athletics

    Ryan Noda on His First Big League Moment #mlb

    Ryan Noda reflected with Chris Townsend on when he knew he belonged in the big leagues. #shorts #Athletics #baseball

    Bobby Crosby on Joining Mark Kotsay's Staff #Athletics

    New A's First Base Coach and 2004 AL Rookie of the Year, Bobby Crosby, joins Chris Townsend on A's Cast Live to talk about his promotion to First Base Coach, managing in Midland and his thoughts Lawrence Butler, Tyler Soderstrom and Zack Gelof. #athletics #mlb #baseball

    Terry Steinbach Discusses His Team at A's Fantasy Camp

    3x All-Star and World Series Champion, Terry Steinbach, joins Chris Townsend on A's Cast Live to talk about A's Fantasy Camp, interacting with the fans, the 1980's #athletics, players growing through the minor leagues and building a winning culture and catching Dave Stewart.

    Elephant Rumblings: Post-Christmas lull at full throttle

    Hello everyone! Hope all of you had a great holiday yesterday, and that your new year is filled with positives. Sadly there isn’t much news with our Oakland Athletics right now as the dead part of the offseason is here.

    Twas The Night Before Christmas...

    I googled “John Fisher” and here’s what came up. | Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images

    2023 Athletics Season in Review: Lawrence Butler

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    Elephant Rumblings: Giants Strike Out in Free Agency Once Again

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    2023 Athletics Season in Review: Esteury Ruiz

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    2023 Athletics Season in Review: JJ Bleday

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    Elephant Rumblings: Replies off, talk to the hand

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    Sean Newcomb undergoes knee surgery

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    2023 Athletics Season in Review: Kevin Smith

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    Elephant Rumblings: Bullpen revamp taking shape

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    A’s roster moves: Devin Sweet claimed by Giants

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    2023 Athletics Season in Review: Jordan Diaz

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    Elephant Rumblings: All-MLB teams revealed

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    Reasons For Optimism And Interest Against All Logic

    Who’da thunkit? | Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

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    On June 15, 1976, Oakland Athletics owner Charlie Finley, seeing free agency ready to tear down his team, sold Rollie Fingers and Joe Rudi to the Red Sox and Vida Blue to the Yankees. The deals would first be frozen, then overturned by MLB commissioner Bowie Kuhn. Ultimately, Finley got nothing as his free agents left for greener pastures.