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#24. Oakland Athletics

March 28, 2017

Combined projected WAR: 14.2Top five everyday players:-SS Marcus Semien (2.2 WAR)-C Stephen Vogt (2.0)-LF Khris Davis (1.8)-CF Rajai Davis (1.2)-3B Trevor Plouffe (1.2)The A’s were back to their penny-pinching ways this offseason. Oakland signed Rajai Davis, Trevor Plouffe and Matt Joyce, all for average annual salaries of $6 million or less. Those three all figure to be among the team’s six most productive hitters, with Joyce pegged at 1.0 WAR in 2017.