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A's Draft History: Looking Back At 2007

Doolittle has been outstanding thus far.

On Thursday, the Oakland A's will begin the annual process of welcoming a new crew of prospects into their minor-league system. Before we meet those new A's prospects, we take a moment to look back at the A's 2007 draft, specifically the players who were taken by Oakland in the top-10 rounds.

Through the first two months of the 2008 season, the A's have surprised many in the baseball world by winning while in the midst of a youth movement. Analysts who once projected the team to be at the start of a long rebuilding project are now beginning to believe that the A's organization is likely on the verge of another long run of success just as it had from 1999 through 2006. In those eight... Recommended Stories

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