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Topic - Josh Willingham
The Minnesota Twins expect to put left fielder Josh Willingham on the 15-day disabled list Saturday.
Josh Willingham insists he is willing and able to serve as designated hitter for the Minnesota Twins, if that's what he's asked to do.
The Nationals sent outfielder Corey Brown to the Athletics for cash, the eighth trade between Washington and Oakland in only three years.
Here is a look at the seven trades made between Washington and Oakland in the last three years, and what we know about their results so far.
Kevin Youkilis said farewell at Fenway Park on Sunday, a 9-4 win over the Atlanta Braves helped by Cody Ross, who hit two homers and drove in five runs.
Jake Arrieta pitched seven scoreless innings, Nick Markakis homered and drove in three runs, and the Baltimore Orioles marked the 20th anniversary of the opening of Camden Yards by defeating the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Friday.
Away from the madness of a cigar party for a moment, Jim Leyland nearly cried. For everybody who figured there was no way he would manage the Tigers beyond this season, for all those who couldn't envision a comeback after Detroit fell behind by eight games in early May, Leyland sat in his office puffing on his own celebratory stogie, a black "2011 MLB Playoffs" hat on his head. Detroit is AL Central champion.
As the night wore on, Rich Harden found himself reflecting on his old dominant days in Oakland.
The Washington Nationals were without their best player, third baseman Ryan Zimmerman, for 58 of their first 72 games. Their No. 5 hitter, first baseman Adam LaRoche, played 43 games and batted .172 with a torn shoulder muscle before having season-ending surgery. Their $126 million offseason acquisition, right fielder Jayson Werth, has 16 fewer RBI than their rookie second baseman, Danny Espinosa.
Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Willingham was suspended for one game after making contact with an umpire during a weekend dispute.
King Felix is still on top, all right.
The Oakland Athletics suddenly have a lineup that could make them a contender in the AL West _ if the oft-injured A's stay healthy, of course.
The Athletics were close to finalizing a trade with the Washington Nationals on Thursday to bring outfielder Josh Willingham to Oakland for two prospects.
Outfielder Josh Willingham has been traded to the Oakland Athletics in a deal that sends two prospects to the Washington Nationals.
Washington outfielder Josh Willingham has been scratched from the lineup against the Atlanta Braves and could go on the disabled list because of a lingering knee injury.
"I like playing left field. I think you're more in the flow of the game," Willingham said. "DH, you have a lot of downtime where you're still in the game but you're not out there playing. I'd rather be in the game."
"I do love playing in Minnesota," he said. "From the organization to the weather to my friends and teammates, all that stuff is a plus for me. I would love to stay here for another year or so"