Monday, September 30, 2013

Donaldson AL Player Of The Month for September!

"Josh Donaldson named AL Player of the Month

A's third baseman Josh Donaldson has been voted the Budweiser Presents American League Player of the Month for September.

Donaldson batted .337 (30-for-89) with eight doubles, five home runs, 16 RBI and 20 runs scored in 25 games to claim his first career Player of the Month Award and the first for the A's since Eric Chavez in September 2001. Among AL leaders with a minimum of 78 plate appearances during the period, the 27-year-old finished third in runs scored, on-base percentage (.449) and slugging percentage (.596), fourth in walks (16), seventh in batting average and tied for 10th in doubles.

Oh, and let's not forget his amazing number of multi-hit games!"

*I didn't write this just reposting to get the word out! #BringerOfRain #LetsGoOakland!*

Monday, September 9, 2013

My First Solo Article for!

Please take a look! It would really help me out if you checked it out on the site! The title is : 2013 Oakland Athletics: Why They Will Win the AL West 

Here is my first real solo article for! Its a bit rough in my opinion but the editors helped me out and were really great! Please take a moment to read it and tell me what you think - positive or negative! Thank you!! I can use all the help I can get!!

This is totally my dream to have the freedom to write about baseball and even better my Oakland Athletics. I tried to make the article as unbiased and to the truth as much as I could! I still have things to work on but for a first real try I think I did alright! All comments and criticisms are welcome because how else will I improve? Thank you for you time! Have a wonderful day! <3 OaklandAsSocksGirl