Oakland A’s: Nate Freiman is a Rule 5 Draft Outlier

On Thursday afternoon, rookie starter Sonny Gray absolutely shutdown the Houston Astros. While the former top pick was busy tallying his first MLB win, Nate Freiman—the club’s other rookie—was enjoying a career day. Freiman finished the afternoon 4-for-4 with four RBI as he became the first Oakland A’s rookie since Ben Grieve back in 1998 to achieve the feat. Manager Bob...
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