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Oakland A's Q&A: Keith Lieppman, Part 1

Cole has impressed with Burlington.

BURLINGTON, IA - Oakland A's Director of Player Development Keith Lieppman is currently in Burlington, Iowa, with the A's Low-A affiliate. Burlington correspondent Bill Seals caught-up with Lieppman for a Q&A. In part one, the two discuss the Bees' pitching staff, Brad Peacock, Max Muncy and the plans for Nolan Sanburn's 2012 debut.

Bill Seals: There's quite a front-office contingent in town for this series, with [Special Assistant to the GM] Grady Fuson, [minor league hitting coordinator] Todd Steverson and yourself. Have you gotten a good read on the squad you have in Burlington this summer? Keith Lieppman: I've picked the club up in Lake County, Fort Wayne and Peoria, so this is the fourth time I've seen the club. I've got... Recommended Stories

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