Report: A's Not Giving Up on Kyler Murray Despite 2019 NFL Draft Declaration
7 days ago - By Bleacher Report
The Oakland Athletics reportedly aren't willing to give up on Kyler Murray 's baseball career just yet...
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Report: A's not giving up on Murray, could try to top NFL contract
7 days ago - By TheScore
The Oakland Athletics were delivered a huge blow Monday when Kyler Murray , their first-round draft pick, decided he is "firmly and fully" committed to the NFL going forward. However, a new report suggests they were always prepared for this eventuality and have a contingency plan. The A's were reportedly always willing to allow Murray to participate in the NFL combine and even to go drafted, sources told Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Oakland is not giving up in its pursuit of the two-sport phenom and is willing to offer the outfielder more guaranteed money in a major-league contract if...
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