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By The Numbers: Bobby Cramer

The River Cats could use Cramer.

Left-hander Bobby Cramer is currently leading the Mexican League with 101 strike-outs in 99 innings. While Cramer is pitching in Mexico, he is actually still property of the Oakland A's. Nathaniel Stoltz looks at Cramer's numbers and poses the question of why the left-hander isn't in Sacramento instead of south of the border.

Remember Bobby Cramer? The lefthander was signed by the A's in 2007 and proceeded to put up some solid numbers in that year and 2009 (he pitched in independent ball in 2008) at several levels of the A's system. Of course, Cramer was signed at age 27, so his age left him little room for error just to stay on a roster, let alone be noticed as a player with a big league future. He's still... Recommended Stories

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