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Oakland A's Spring Training Battles: RPs

The weather outside might still be frightful, but spring is just around the corner and that means only one thing: baseball! Every year, we preview the spring training roster battles that will take place during major league camp. While these battles may change based on a late move, most of these scenarios will still hold true. We conclude our series with a look at the relief pitching battle.

A Look Back At 2007 Justin Duchscherer missed much of the season with a hip injury. The A's bullpen was supposed to be a strength in 2007, but injuries hurt the bullpen's efforts all season. A's relievers posted a 4.27 ERA in 2007 and saved only 36 games. In 2006, the bullpen had a 3.60 ERA and 54 saves. Nearly all of the A's best relievers spent time on the disabled list: closer Huston Street... Recommended Stories

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