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Oakland A's Q&A: Keith Lieppman, Part Two

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It has been a busy first few weeks for Oakland A's Director of Player Personnel Keith Lieppman. For the third consecutive year, Lieppman has been forced to put minor league rosters together piecemeal thanks to injuries that have affected the entire organization. We caught-up with Lieppman on Wednesday to discuss those injuries, some early impressions and more. This is Part Two of that interview...

To view Part One of this interview, please click here. OaklandClubhouse: Adrian Cardenas got off to a great start with Double-A Midland this season. What was the difference for him between when he played at Midland last season and this year? Keith Lieppman: I think you have the Fall League and then you add some appearances in big league spring training. There are a lot of things that can help...

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