Programming note: This article is part of an ongoing feature series, as Insider Joe Stiglich breaks down each A's position group over the offseason
San Jose’s legal fight to lure the A’s suffered another setback Thursday when the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the city’s antitrust case against Major League Baseball.
The ever-changing nature of the A’s roster continued Wednesday, as recently acquired shortstop Yunel Escobar was dealt to the Washington Nationals for right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard.
The uniform will be different, the role figures to be quite the same.
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