A's embracing 'Nerd Power'

A's embracing 'Nerd Power'
August 30, 2013, 1:45 pm
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Josh Donaldson, A.J. Griffin, Jerry Blevins and Jesse Chavez hopped on the "Nerd Power" bandwagon. (MLB FAN CAVE)

We first introduced you to "Nerd Power" in late July, the affectionate moniker that A's teammates and fans have applied to their spectacled second baseman, Eric Sogard.

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"It's fun," Sogard said. "I enjoy all the little nicknames. Obviously, wearing the glasses, kind of attracts a little attention there, but it's exciting to have those fans out there. They're the best fans."

"We take it out of context, but he's a fairly intelligent man and he wears glasses," said A's catcher Derek Norris. "It just became a thing. Nerd Power, like anything else in baseball, we don't know how it comes about, it's just usually random."

On Thursday, the MLB Fan Cave released the following video that features fellow A's Josh Donaldson, A.J. Griffin, Jerry Blevins and Jesse Chavez:

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