In part two of our spring conversation with Oakland A's Director of Player Development Keith Lieppman, we discuss Grant Green, Miles Head, Jefry Marte, Arnold Leon, Renato Nunez, Michael Choice, Vicmal De La Cruz, Conner Crumbliss, Tyler Ladendorf, Tony Thompson, Darren Byrd, Shane Peterson, David Mota, Omar Duran, the move to Mesa and more...
March 25, 2013
WEST SACRAMENTO, CA - September is always a tricky month in baseball, especially for Triple-A clubs competing in the postseason. With the playoffs starting in early September, teams juggle the idea of promoting key prospects to the big leagues against keeping them in the minors to receive regular at-bats.
September 6, 2012
MIDLAND, TX - After so many memorable seasons in his baseball career, Josh Horton would likely prefer to forget the 2011 campaign. The Oakland A's infield prospect began the year in big league camp but missed most of the regular season with a hamstring injury. Now back on the field, Horton is aiming to make 2012 a year not to forget with a return to the post-season with the Midland Rockhounds.
June 14, 2012