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Oakland A's Front Office Q&A: Billy Owens, P3

Matt Chapman has an elite throwing arm.

In Part Three of our in-depth interview with Oakland A's Vice President of Player Personnel Billy Owens, we discuss top pick Matt Chapman, the development of Dylan Covey and Bruce Maxwell, the A's big league catching tandem, the progress of Dillon Overton, the Midland RockHounds' coaching staff and more...

Click here for Part One of the interview and click here for Part Two of the interview. OaklandClubhouse: Turning to the Low-A Beloit team, you recently added this year’s first-round pick Matt Chapman to the roster. What was it about him that drew you guys to him the most: the power, the defense, the combination of all of his skills? Billy Owens: Matt Chapman is an exciting package of tools. He...

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