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Oakland A's Prospect Profile Aaron Cunningham

Cunningham was a Carolina League All-Star.

Last week, the Oakland A's sent their top starter, Dan Haren, and a minor league relief prospect, Connor Robertson, to the Arizona Diamondbacks for a package of six prospects. OaklandClubhouse.com has been taking a closer look at the six players that the A's acquired. We continue with a profile of outfielder Aaron Cunningham, who has drawn comparisons to a former fan favorite in Oakland.

Name: Aaron Cunningham DOB: 04/24/86 H/W: 5'11''/ 195 LB B/T: R/R Background Cunningham was originally taken in the sixth round of the 2005 draft by the Chicago White Sox out of Everett Community College in Washington state. He was sent to short-season Bristol of the Appalachian League after signing with the Sox, and he fared well, batting .315 with an 838 OPS in 56 games. That earned Cunningham...

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