The A’s bullpen has been one of the team’s few disappointments this season, leading all of MLB with 29 blown saves. It may not be the names we expected to see late in games — last year’s stars Blake Treinen and Lou Trivino have both struggled in 2019 — but reinforcements have come from a variety of locations. Hard-throwing youngsters Jesús Luzardo, A.J. Puk, and J.B. Wendelken have all been phenomenal this month, combining for a 1.40 ERA.
Posted: September 22, 2019, 4:21 pm
Fans are staying home and attendance is down across the board for Major League Baseball a trend that is now bordering on troubling for the league. With the season almost over, former Miami Marlins president David Samson said the league needs to wake up to the issues behind the drop in fans at the ballpark. Of the 30 teams that compromise MLB, 17 have seen a decline this year in attendance.
Posted: September 20, 2019, 9:07 pm