Apr 19, 2015; Kansas City, MO, USA; Oakland Athletics managerBob Melvin
(left) looks on with playersBrett Lawrie
(15) andJosh Reddick
(22), after Lawrie was thrown at by the Kansas City Royals during the eighth inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
17. Oakland Athletics (6-7)
How does Billy Bean do it? A completely revamped roster, and Oakland is still relevant in the AL West.