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Oakland A's 2008 Draft Q&A: Farhan Zaidi

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The 2008 June amateur draft is just around the corner. The Oakland A's will be picking 12th in this year's draft, the team's highest draft position in nearly 10 years. On Monday, we caught-up with Oakland A's Manager of Baseball Operations Farhan Zaidi to discuss the draft. Inside, we discuss the A's draft strategy, the impact of the team's enhanced scouting department and more…

OaklandClubhouse: I know you can't get into specifics about individual players, but I wanted to get your general opinions on the strengths and weaknesses of the draft class and how the A's are approaching the 2008 draft. Farhan Zaidi: I can talk a little bit about the draft from our perspective. Obviously, it has been quite a while since we have drafted this high, so that is something that is... Recommended Stories

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