With the World Series in the past, it's free agent season. The A's have four notable players preparing to test the waters on the open market.
OAKLAND – Two of the A’s biggest offseason decisions will revolve around closer Grant Balfour and center fielder Coco Crisp, and each gave different impressions of how they think things will play
OAKLAND – Rarely will a team get served the carbon-copy feeling of disappointment that the A’s endured Thursday night.
DETROIT – Seeing fiery Oakland A’s closer Grant Balfour get into a near fight is not all that surprising.