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Oakland A's Spring Q&A: Keith Lieppman

Cole has opened a lot of eyes in camp.

The Oakland A's 2012 minor league spring training camp is officially in the books. On Saturday, we caught-up with the A's incomparable farm director, Keith Lieppman, to get a sense of how camp went. In this wide-ranging interview, we cover prospects at all stages of development, including Michael Ynoa, Vicmal De La Cruz, Ian Krol, Jermaine Mitchell and many more...

OaklandClubhouse: How did camp go this year? Was it similar to the 2008 camp in the way that there was increased competition for spots? Keith Lieppman: It did play out similarly. For many of the guys, it was just a matter of what level to put them in. Competition did have some play in several of the situations, but mainly once the major league club made their decisions with their key guys who... Recommended Stories

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