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Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Jason Fernandez, P

Fernandez had a 2.77 ERA in 110 innings in 2007.

When the Kane County Cougars began piling up the wins during the second half of the 2007 season, their pitching staff was a driving force behind the team's success. Although Trevor Cahill and Henry Rodriguez might have received most of the ink on that staff, Jason Fernandez was just as effective as his teammates. We recently spoke to the right-hander, who was filling in at Triple-A Sacramento.

Jason Fernandez very quietly put together one of the best seasons of any pitcher in the Midwest League in 2007. The Louisiana native appeared in 31 games for the Kane County Cougars in 2007, starting 11. He went 8-2 with two saves and posted an impressive 2.77 ERA in 110.2 innings. Fernandez struck-out 99 and held opposing batters to a .209 batting average. When the A's minor league spring... Recommended Stories

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