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Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Shane Peterson, OF

Shane Peterson is batting .310 in 21 games.

WEST SACRAMENTO - With the ability to play the outfield and first base, Shane Peterson always offered versatility. He has added two more roles to his resume this season: lead-off hitter and centerfielder. We spoke with the Sacramento River Cats' outfielder about his new roles, his hot start and more...

The 2013 season was filled with highs and lows for Shane Peterson. Added to the 40-man roster during the off-season, Peterson had a huge spring training, hitting .406 with an 1116 OPS in 49 at-bats in his first big league camp. Peterson remained with the big league team until the final cuts that spring. Assigned to Triple-A Sacramento, Peterson got off to a good start and he found himself in the...

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