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  • Victorino Crashes Into Wall And It Falls In Angels' Loss [VIDEO]
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:55:44 GMT
    AUGUST 31: Shane Victorino #18 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim watches as a piece of the outfield wall falls onto the field during the fifth inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on August 31, 2015 in Oakland, California. *** Local Caption *** Shane Victorino OAKLAND, Calif....
  • Football Power Index Rankings...
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:54:04 GMT
    I was not expecting Oakland to have a high rating, especially after their performance Sunday, but I was also not expecting DEAD LAST! I have not been one of the fans sipping the kool aide this offseason, and have largely considered the offseason a disappointment, unlike many other fans on here. I was yet again expecting a top draft pick next year, and was predicting a win total in the neighborhood of 6. I have also gone on record expressing my doubts about Carr....
  • Victorino crashes into wall and it falls in Angels' loss
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:46:14 GMT
    A piece of the left field wall falls as Los Angeles Angels' Shane Victorino watches in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Victorino hit the wall trying to field a ball hit by A's Danny Valencia....
  • Mark Canha hits 3-run HR as Athletics beat Angels 11-5
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:25:35 GMT
    Mark Canha hit a three-run homer, Jake Smolinski's three-run double highlighted a decisive third inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-5 on Monday in another quirky night at the Coliseum when part of the outfield wall fell down and delayed the game. Danny Valencia added a two-run double in the third and another RBI double in the fifth to back Felix Doubront in his first win for Oakland....
  • In China, long-delayed recognition for troops who fought in World War II
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    Sun Yinbai, 97, served with the Nationalist army in World War II, acting as an interpreter for U.S. forces. Only now are such service members getting some grudging acknowledgment from China's leaders....
  • Indulge me.. I already know the answer, but my father doesn't...
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Some background first.. My father is 57 and lived in Oakland when the Warriors won their first title back in 75'....
  • A's top Angels as wall falls down
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:05:18 GMT
    The grounds crew had less than 24 hours to put the Coliseum back in baseball shape between the Raiders exhibition and the A's homestand opener against the Angels on Monday, a game that saw the A's pin an 11-5 loss on the Anaheim crew. The grounds crew did as good a job as time would permit in making the playing surface passable....
  • Angels Fall To A's, 11-5, On Weird Night
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 06:36:29 GMT
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  • Generation LOL, ages 18 to 34, most irked by grammar, spelling slips
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 05:37:40 GMT
    It's the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by Dictionary.com. The site found in an online Harris Poll done July 31 to Aug. 4 that 80 percent of American adults 18 and older consider themselves good spellers, but they may be overestimating their abilities....
  • Angels, A's delayed in 5th for broken outfield fence
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 05:15:57 GMT
    Oakland Athletics' Josh Phegley, top, scores as he falls on Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta in the third inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Phegley scored on a double by Jake Smolinski....
  • September Falls
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 02:03:55 GMT
    When the big league rosters expand September 1st anyone on Oakland's 40 man roster can be called up to the Show. The larger issue is how to add players not on the 40 man roster in order to get them to Oakland....
  • Warriors' exhibition opener at SAP Center on October 5
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:22:28 GMT
    Before the Warriors play in Oakland for the first time as defending NBA champions, they're going to stop at their neighbor's house. The team will open the preseason in San Jose, marking the Warriors' first game at the SAP Center in 15 years....
  • Oakland Athletics' Manager Bob Melvin Deserves An Extension
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:26:27 GMT
    Jul 24, 2015; San Francisco, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin jogs back to the dugout after visiting the mound during the fourth inning of the game against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Oakland Athletics 9-3....
  • Two Southwest Planes Clip One Another at Oakland Airport
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:21:16 GMT
    You can find the display on the south side of the Fonner ... Two solid rounds by Ben Portie has him atop the leaderboard after two days of the Oregon Trail Pro-Am at the Scotts Bluff Country Club....
  • Scoreboard Roundup - 8/30/15
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:15:05 GMT
    The Scotts Bluff County Sheriff'... - Southwest Airlines says no one was hurt when two of its planes clipped one another other at the gate of the Oakland International Airport Sunday nigh... -- ISIS destroys another historic site in Syria. According to Aljazeera, ISIS blew up part of the historic Temple of Bel in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra... The Raising Nebraska feature at the Nebraska State Fair, going on now through September 7th....
  • Cards' competition at 3rd quarterback heats up
    published on Mon, 31 Aug 2015 05:39:18 GMT
    The competition between Logan Thomas and Phillip Sims to be the Cardinals third quarterback has been tight as both were inconsistent in training camp. Cardinals' competition at 3rd quarterback heats up OAKLAND -The competition between Logan Thomas and Phillip Sims to be the Cardinals third quarterback has been tight as both were inconsistent in training camp....
  • Down and Distance with Bruce Arians: Potential isn't good enough
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:20:57 GMT
    In reflecting back on his football team as training camp finally wrapped up on Friday, Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians thought it was an excellent camp, and he used the word "potential" when describing his team after their 19th practice. The problem Arians is running into when he uses that word, is that, to him, it has a negative connotation....
  • Oakland Raiders: Young core will excite in 2015
    published on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:11:30 GMT
    There have been some dark days in the last three seasons for the Oakland Raiders, as they have totaled an 11-37 record in that span. The last time the Raiders have had a record above .500 in the regular season was in the 2002 season with Rich Gannon as their quarterback....
  • Welcome to Game Day: Cardinals vs Raiders preseason week 3
    published on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:02:02 GMT
    It's game day. And here is your stream which which have everything to keep you covered as the Cardinals visit Oakland to take on the Raiders on Sunday Night Football....
  • August preparation for September expansion leading to a lonely October and a tranquil November;
    published on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:28:26 GMT
    Although not all pain leads to progress; sometimes pain is simply the product of destructive forces rendering themselves upon the flesh and soul of the unfortunate. Pain can be the result of a seemingly unrelated sequence of events that lead to an inevitable and actual breaking point that cripples the body and blinds the mind to all other stimuli....