Scholar Billy Beane has gone on the attack. The A’s have agreed to acquire Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from dump salaries at any cost Rays. Oakland’s top prospect, shortstop Daniel Robertson and outfielder Boog Powell (how about the barbecue?,)are included in the deal. John Jaso is headed back to Tampa.
Brilliant Beane has a plan and it is taking place. But, will it work?