A's pitcher Fiers eager to move on from whistleblower role

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Mike Fiers is determined to move forward from his role as a whistleblower in the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal that rocked baseball. The Oakland pitcher doesn't want to be a distraction to his teammates as spring training begins.

The Athletics won 97 games each of the past two seasons to finish as the second-place team in the AL West behind the Astros, whom Fiers called out for a sign-stealing scheme that led to season-long MLB suspensions for Astros GM Jeff Luhnow and manager AJ Hinch. Both were then fired.