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2009 A's In Review: Q&A With Farhan Zaidi, P2

Second time has been the charm for Cardenas in Sac

In part two of our three-part conversation with Oakland A's Director of Baseball Operations Farhan Zaidi, we discuss the Matt Holliday trade, the development of Chris Carter and Adrian Cardenas, the definition of a "one-level-a-year" player, negotiating with Scott Boras draftees and more...

For part one of our interview with Farhan Zaidi, click here. OaklandClubhouse: The big trade was obviously the Matt Holliday trade, the one in July. Now that you have had a chance to see Brett Wallace play everyday up close, as opposed to from afar, do you think he is ready to step in next season as the everyday third-baseman if Eric Chavez can't play? Farhan Zaidi: I think his defense is... Recommended Stories

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