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Oakland A's Spring Battles: Corner IFs

Spring training is just around the corner and things figure to be busy at the Oakland A's camp, as the team has several positions up for competition. Over the next week, we will be looking at the various position battles that are expected in A's camp this spring. We begin the series with a look at the A's corner infield position battles.

A Look Back At 2011 It was a disappointing season all around for the Oakland A's, who began the 2011 season with dreams of the playoffs and finished the year with fewer than 80 wins. Perhaps no two positions in their mostly futile line-up were more disappointing than the starting corner infield spots. At the beginning of the 2011 campaign, the A's were counting on solid contributions from their...

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