Holy Shit, The Athletics Just Won The AL West

In April, Baseball Prospectus picked the Oakland A's to finish 73-89. In June, we called the team "hopeless," and said they were playing out the string. Today, they beat the Rangers, 12-5, to finish 94-68, one game better than Texas. In first place. The Oakland A's. They won the AL West. Holy shit. » 10/03/12 7:55pm 10/03/12 7:55pm

Coco Crisp Gets Canseco'd In The Outfield, Dies And His Reanimated…

The Oakland A's are in the middle of the pennant race and begin a fairly important series this weekend against the Baltimore Orioles. So, clearly, we are here to talk about the "Bernie Lean" video featuring various members of the Oakland Athletics, and ATM and IMD. (The Athletics were so proud of the video they sent it… » 9/14/12 3:23pm 9/14/12 3:23pm

Bernie, Of Weekend At Bernie's Fame, Threw Out The First Pitch In…

The Oakland A's have adopted the "Moves Like Bernie" dance. This is a "dance" popularized by some rapper featuring a plot point from Weekend At Bernie's II (Bernie's back...and still dead!): Bernie, a corpse, gets hit with some crazy voodoo in the beginning of the film and everytime he hears music he half dances/half… » 9/03/12 8:50pm 9/03/12 8:50pm