Found January 05, 2012 on ESPN:
PLAYERS: Coco Crisp
TEAMS: Oakland Athletics
-- The Oakland Athletics have a familiar face to play center field after re-signing Coco Crisp to a $14 million two-year contract Thursday with a club option for 2014.

Report: Coco Crisp Agrees to Two-Year, $14 Million Deal With Athletics

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Free-agent center fielder Coco Crisp agreed to a two-year contract to return to the Athletics, filling one key void in the Oakland outfield heading into the 2012 season. A person with knowledge of the negotiations on Tuesday confirmed Crisp would return to the A's, a deal worth $14 million first reported by ESPN. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because...

Coco Crisp said he was almost a Ray

ROGER MOONEY Coco Crisp a Ray? According to him, almost. Crisp, who resigned with the A’s, told Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the Rays nearly won the bidding war. The center field re-upped with the A’s after they…

Eternal Returns: Coco Crisp and Athletic Rebuilding

Not everyone from the 2011 Oakland Athletics is leaving town. Last night Buster Olney reported that the As had re-signed their center fielder from previous two seasons, Coco Crisp, to a two-year deal guaranteeing the 32-year old $14 million dollars with an option for a third season. Some may doubt whether Crisp is really worth the money, particularly given his health record, but...

A's Announce Crisp Deal

Hot News for CF Coco Crisp

A's bring back Coco Crisp on two-year contract

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Coco Crisp to re-sign with A's for 2 years

Oakland's winter of departures was interrupted Tuesday, when free-agent center fielder Coco Crisp agreed to a two-year deal to re-sign with the team. The deal, confirmed by two sources, will not be announced until today...

Athletics officially sign Crisp for two years, $14 million

The Oakland Athletics have a familiar face to play center field after re-signing Coco Crisp to a $14 million two-year contract Thursday with a club option for 2014.

A's, Crisp agree to 2-year contract

The Oakland Athletics agreed to terms on Thursday with outfielder Coco Crisp on a two-year contract with a club option for 2014.

Oakland A's: Team agrees to two-year deal with outfielder Coco Crisp

The A's announced center fielder Coco Crisp's two-year contract in a press release Thursday afternoon.

The BP First Take: Wednesday, January 4 by Daniel Rathman

When ESPN’s Buster Olney reported that the A’s had agreed to a two-year, $14 million deal that will keep Coco Crisp in Oakland, the reaction was unkind to general manager Billy Beane. Although the move does seem a bit out of left field for a team coming off a fire sale, it’s actually a sensible one. Crisp will earn $6 million in 2012 and $7 million 2013, before the A...

Who will pack a powerful punch for A's?

Will the A's sign a veteran hitter? What will the 2012 lineup and rotation look like? How many wins will the green and gold win in 2012? Why resign Coco Crisp? Will Kurt Suzuki be traded?


    When the Mets off season got under way one of the position I wanted to see an upgraded was center field. I had seen enough of Angel Pagan and it seems Sandy Alderson felt the same way. I was intrigued by Coco Crisp thinking he would be a nice cheap alternative to man the less spacious tundra of the center of the Citi Field outfield.  Alderson felt the better man for the job...
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