1 day ago
Even though he came to the A's just two weeks before spring training started, Lowrie to this point stands as general manager Billy Beane's best offseason move by far.
13 days ago
Rangers manager Ron Washington was the A's third-base coach during the Moneyball years, and remembers a few animated conversations with Beane.
70 days ago
It gives a clear edge to Young, but Melvin and general manager Billy Beane have no problem turning a blind eye to the UZR.
70 days ago
He's a huge fan of the Michael Lewis best-seller, "Moneyball," and keenly follows many of the moves by Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane.
76 days ago
He talked of a conversation he had with Oakland general manager Billy Beane last season.
78 days ago
Picture a room with Billy Beane and 300 of his closest friends.
80 days ago
"It's too early for us to have to worry about making any kind of decision," general manager Billy Beane said.
99 days ago
In the last few weeks, Oakland general manager Billy Beane has added hard-throwing right-hander Fernando Rodriguez and veteran left-hander Hideki Okajima.
102 days ago
The A's could have let Colon go as a free agent, but they elected to sign him to a one-year contract, so it is obvious general manager Billy Beane and his staff aren't holding grudges.
108 days ago
"Given where this club finished last year and that we have the chance to compete this year we wanted to do whatever we could to help us out right now," Beane said.
109 days ago
"Jed's a guy we've had a lot of interest in going back to his Boston days," Beane said.
130 days ago
"Beane said he became convinced Melvin was his long-term guy early in 2012 when the club struggled through a nine-game losing streak.
157 days ago
Beane noted the glowing reports he received from former Oakland international scout Dan Kantrovitz, now the scouting director with St. Louis, and new international scouting coordinator Sam Geaney.
158 days ago
The A's called a news conference for Tuesday afternoon at the Coliseum to announce the signing of Nakajima, although the club would only confirm that general manager Billy Beane would be in...
170 days ago
While a lot will depend on whether the Phillies decide to make a serious run at Michael Bourn, there are some obvious trade candidates at centerfield, including the Rockies' Dexter Fowler...
170 days ago
"Some of my best work is done in the gym," he said.It might take quite a few more sets of curls before Beane's work leads to a resolution to the A's biggest offseason problem.
171 days ago
"- Beane reiterated that, having selected highly touted shortstop Addison Russell in the first round of this year's draft, he is looking only at 2013 when scouring the shortstop market.
174 days ago
Beane has often maintained that it's harder to make deals and pursue free agents at the winter meetings because of the hype and scrutiny surrounding every need and rumor.