A's outfield prospect Billy Burns making waves. Source7 Mar, 11:58 PM
Burns, who was taken the 967th pick of the 2011 draft is being compared to Rickey Henderson as Burn's Low-A hitting coach Mark Harris said, "Billy gets to full speed as fast as anyone I've ever seen." The A's acquired Burns from the Nationals in exchange for lefty reliever Jerry Blevins. The A's flipping a reliever for quality prospect/player, you don't say. Analyst: Michael Pichan View Profile
Chase Headley (calf) hopes to be back on the field by mid-month or just a little later.
Headley doesn't have a firm feel for his timeline to appear in a game, though he knows exactly what he needs to feel ready for Opening Day. Source7 Mar, 10:40 PM