Josh Reddick

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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.

06/20/2015

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Patience Is Not A Virtue One Month Into The Fantasy Baseball Season

If you have veterans who are not performing after one month of the season, it’s time to let them go. Someone else has to chance them on the roster; you need players performing right now. So shelve your emotions and make the tough choices that other owners can’t—and won’t—make. It will help you win in September.

05/02/2015

The Mariners' signing of Robinson Cano was matched by the impact moves of the Rangers and Athletics. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Prospect Insider: Who’s In, Who’s Out | AL West

It was an extraordinarily busy winter for the five clubs in the American League West. Each organization made significant moves, with all but the Los Angeles Angels spending big dollars to improve their respective rosters. Let’s take a look at the details.

1090 The Fan–03/11/2014

Brandon Maurer (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Maurer’s Debut Not So Pretty, Seattle Falls 8-2

Josh Reddick hit a two-run homer in the first inning and Yoenis Cespedes added a two-run shot in the sixth to lead the Oakland Athletics to an 8-2 victory over the Mariners on Thursday.

1090 The Fan–04/05/2013

Joe Saunders only lasted four innings in his first start of 2013 (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Saunders Shaky In Debut, Mariners Fall 6-2

Joe Saunders gave up seven hits, including five doubles, and Seattle managed just two runners over the final seven innings of a 6-2 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.

1090 The Fan–04/04/2013

Seattle Mariners v Oakland Athletics

Mariners Swept By A’s, Offense Struggles

Yoenis Cespedes hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning to move the Oakland Athletics a win closer to the club’s first playoff berth in six years, and the A’s beat the Mariners 5-2 on Sunday to stay right on the heels of Texas in the AL West race.

CBS Seattle–10/01/2012