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Don't sleep on Giambi back in Oakland

Updated: January 7, 2009, 6:07 PM ET
By Eric Karabell, ESPN.com

First came the Matt Holliday move, a shocker for an Oakland Athletics franchise that clearly isn't in rebuilding mode anymore. It was a serious about-face from midseason, when they dealt Rich Harden and others, but rebuilding doesn't sound like much fun to me, especially when quite a few of your young players -- like Daric Barton and Carlos Gonzalez -- underperform. Winning is fun, and the A's couldn't win much with an offense that ranked last in the American League last season.

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