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  • Classic Movie Scenes Shot in Berkeley and Oakland
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:39:05 GMT
    You might have spotted Skinny Pete from Breaking Bad walking around Lake Merritt this week....
  • A's attendance shows encouraging jump in 2014
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:24:57 GMT
    The A's are approaching a per-game average crowd of 25,000 in 2014, which would put their seasonal attendance at 2,000,000 for the first time since 2005....
  • Big 12 Conference commissioner addresses current, bleak landscape
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:38:01 GMT
    If you like college athletics now, said Big 12 Conference Commissioner Bob Bowlsby, you might not like what's coming down the pike....
  • Locals in the Pros: Ex-Cardinal Gibbs wins SoCal tournament, closes in on U.S. Open
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:48:28 GMT
    JULY 20: Daniel Nava #29 of the Boston Red Sox doubles in two run in the third inning against the Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park on July 20, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts....
  • Commissioner addresses current, bleak landscape
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:01:27 GMT
    If you like college athletics now, said Big 12 Conference commissioner Bob Bowlsby, you might not like what's coming down the pike....
  • Bud Geracie: Revisiting the A's of 1989
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:27:06 GMT
    Oakland Athletics Hall of Famers Tony LaRussa , Rickey Henderson and Dennis Eckersley stand together during a ceremony to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the A's team that won the world championship in 1989, before the start of a Major League Baseball game between the A's and the Baltimore Orioles, Saturday, July 19, 2014 at O.co Coliseum in ... (more)...
  • Guest commentary: A perfectly good solution for both the Raiders and the A's
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:23:46 GMT
    About seven years ago, I sent a proposal to every elected member of the city council and board of supervisors detailing a model of the Coliseum property with two distinctly different venues for the baseball and football operations....
  • Melvin, A's one of game's most successful unions
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:09:53 GMT
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  • Latest Virginia sports
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:34:00 GMT
    Jayson Werth hit a game-winning RBI double in the bottom of the ninth after the Brewers tied it in the top of the inning and the Washington Nationals beat Milwaukee 5-4 on Sunday afternoon....
  • Orioles routed 10-2 in Oakland, lose ...
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 01:28:41 GMT
    Oakland Athletics' Sonny Gray works against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Oakland, Calif....
  • Raider Season Tickets Selling Like Hotcakes
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:07:56 GMT
    WOW! I just checked the Raiders Season Tickets Available. They have sold a lot of Season Tickets since the end of Last Season....
  • Fans of A's and Raiders no fan of stadium saga
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Mark Page loves the A's and Raiders, and he wants them to stay in Oakland. But when his favorite teams threaten to leave town, or, worse, try to force out the other, Page fears that fans like him are watching a game they can only lose....
  • Quan: Oakland can keep both A's and Raiders
    published on Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Mayor Jean Quan insisted Wednesday that Oakland could keep both the A's and Raiders even as the teams appear to be in conflict over building new stadiums at the Coliseum complex....
  • Raiders' stadium developer opposed to A's stadium lease
    published on Wed, 09 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The development team working to build a new Raiders football stadium has urged city officials to reject a lease extension for the Oakland A's because it would frustrate the football team's desire to tear down O.co Coliseum next year....
  • Duke, UNC look west for Ivan Rabb
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:31:52 GMT
    Oakland's Ivan Rabb puts up a shot during the 2014 Elite Youth Basketball League finals on Thursday in North Augusta, S.C. NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. Ivan Rabb was on an unofficial visit to North Carolina during May when his coach offered a suggestion: Why not stop by Duke, too? After all, they had come from Oakland, Calif., so it’s not like they ... (more)...
  • Chen takes 10th win with Orioles' 4-run victory over Oakland
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 19:05:15 GMT
    The Kaohsiung-native lefty was not at his best on Saturday's game and gave up three runs on eight hits in a 5-inning outing....
  • Stadium fatigue is a Bay Area epidemic
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 13:53:28 GMT
    Photo: The Chronicle 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, right, looks on during a ribbon cutting ceremony officially opening Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, Thursday, July 17, 2014....
  • Sunday punch: Selig sheltering us from facts
    published on Sat, 19 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig has spent years failing to come up with a solution to the A's ballpark impasse, but he will never explain to the media what the holdup is....
  • A's honor 1989 powerhouse before Saturday's game
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 03:39:36 GMT
    Former Oakland Athletic and Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson kisses a rose before laying it on the pitchers mound during a pre-game ceremony honoring the reunion of players from the 1989 world championship team prior to the baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Oakland, Calif....
  • Giants, A's 3rd base coaches share their stories
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 02:26:25 GMT
    Mike Gallego and Tim Flannery toiled as utility infielders before arriving at their current jobs as the third base coaches in Oakland and San Francisco, respectively....