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  • California Bill Seeks to Make Professional Cheerleaders Team Employees
    published on Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:18:00 GMT
    The Oakland Raiderettes dance between quarters during a game against the San Francisco 49ers on December 7, 2014 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Oakland Raiderettes dance between quarters during a game against the San Francisco 49ers on December 7, 2014 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California....
  • Only winning solves Raiders' stadium issues
    published on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:33:42 GMT
    Nov 24, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; General view of a United States flag on the field at O.co Coliseum during the playing of the national anthem as part of Salute to Service month festivities before the NFL game between the Tennessee Titans and the Oakland Raiders. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports It is almost too obvious to point out that winning will help the Raiders' stadium situation....
  • Luol Deng Opts In, Will Remain With Heat
    published on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:31:45 GMT
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  • In Defense of the Donaldson Trade
    published on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:19:18 GMT
    Of all the recent trades Billy Beane has made, sending Josh Donaldson to the Blue Jays was perhaps the most maligned. Six months later, how does that trade look? Despite the encouraging play of late, I think we can all agree that 2015 has been a disappointing season thus far for A's fans....
  • Investigators Seize $500K In Counterfeit Warriors Merchandise During NBA Playoffs
    published on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:32:45 GMT
    During Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on May 19, 2015 in Oakland, California. - During the Golden State Warriors' run to the NBA title, San Francisco-based special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations seized nearly $500,000 in counterfeit merchandise associated with the basketball games, according to ICE officials....
  • Glastonbury flag showing Kim Kardashian in sex tape held up by...
    published on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:30:43 GMT
    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A Glastonbury audience member's banner showing an explicit still from Kim Kardashian 's sex tape has been condemned as misogynistic, dehumanising and disrespectful by furious fans....
  • A's home woes continue as Royals sweep
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:39:34 GMT
    No team in the majors has won fewer games in their home park than the A's, who spent the weekend getting swept by the Kansas City Royals, dropping Sunday's finale 5-3. The A's are 14-23 at home this season....
  • Guthrie gets 1,000th strikeout in Royals' 5-3 win over A's
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:11:20 GMT
    Kansas City Royals' Alex Rios swings for an RBI-sacrifice fly against the Oakland Athletics in the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. The Associated Press Kansas City Royals' Alex Rios swings for an RBI-sacrifice fly against the Oakland Athletics in the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Oakland, Calif....
  • Financing plan for stadium called a lousy deal for Raiders
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 21:11:02 GMT
    Finance experts say a long-awaited plan for a new Raiders stadium is a lousy deal for the team and will make a potential return to Los Angeles even more attractive. The Oakland Tribune reported Saturday that its newspaper group had obtained a brief of the plan and asked finance experts to vet details....
  • Stadium proposal for the Oakland Raiders is considered 'worst by far'
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 18:56:24 GMT
    The stadium deal that was presented on Monday to the Oakland Raiders , Alameda County, and the City of Oakland has been labeled as the "worst by far." The Raiders are now speculated by experts to be attracted by the Los Angeles move even more....
  • Oakland Raiders 2015 Training Camp Profile: S Charles Woodson
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 18:40:12 GMT
    The Oakland Raiders may be one of the laughing stocks in the NFL , but one thing is for certain: Charles Woodson is the new ageless wonder in football. How much longer he can continue to play at this high level and help the Raiders will be the key question for Woodson and his team as they head into training camp to prepare for the 2015 season....
  • Week 13 Fantasy Baseball Report
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:26:23 GMT
    Week 13 of the Fantasy Baseball season is here. I have my usual 2000 words worth of Interleague matchups, bullpen news, starting pitching waiver wire and streaming options and of course position player waiver wire options for you to consider this week....
  • Game #77: A's Turn Back the Clocks to April, lose 3-2
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:50:11 GMT
    This game, man. I don't even know what to say about this game. If this was a team at the top of the AL, bound for the playoffs, it would feel like a "can't-win-em-all" type of loss....
  • Ex-Giant coach Flannery, renaissance man, finds broadcast niche
    published on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:14:47 GMT
    Former S.F. Giants coach Tim Flannery and fellow sportscaster Greg Papa unwind after a Giants' pregame show on Comcast Sportsnet Bay Area in San Francisco. Below: As third base coach in April, Flannery signals to a batter....
  • Stephen Vogt in Oakland A's lineup, Billy Burns has 2nd consecutive day off
    published on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:43:35 GMT
    Stephen Vogt is hit by a pitch thrown by Kansas City Royals reliever Franklin Morales in the ninth inning of Friday night's contest. - Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports The Athletics catcher is back in the lineup, but Billy Burns gets another day off with what he calls "some tightness in his legs."...
  • Oakland Athletics' Stephen Vogt Not Hit By Pitch On Purpose
    published on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 18:26:17 GMT
    Jun 26, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt get up after he was hit by Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Franklin Morales in the ninth inning of their MLB baseball game at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports That was Oakland Athletics radio broadcaster Vince Cotroneo's call in the bottom of the ninth inning when Stephen Vogt was hit in the wrist by a fastball from Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Franklin Morales ....
  • Oakland stadium deal
    published on Fri, 26 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The long-awaited financing plan for a new Raiders stadium is a lousy deal for the team and will make a potential return to Los Angeles look even more attractive, stadium finance experts said after being briefed on the proposal obtained by the Bay Area News Group. The plan, submitted to Oakland and Alameda County leaders Monday by San Diego-based businessman Floyd Kephart, includes a provision that the Raiders sell 20 percent of the club to Kephart's New City Development, LLC for $200 million....
  • Raiders Oakland stadium proposal "worst by far... one-sided"
    published on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 17:53:25 GMT
    With all the information, or that lack thereof, coming from Oakland with regard to the stadium plans, there was not a lot of optimism about the latest proposal. That lack of optimism has been met with downright cynicism today when details about the plan have surfaced....
  • Exclusive: Oakland stadium deal 'worst by far' for Raiders, experts say
    published on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 09:15:45 GMT
    The long-awaited financing plan for a new Raiders stadium is a lousy deal for the team and will make a potential return to Los Angeles look even more attractive, stadium finance experts said after being briefed on the proposal obtained by the Bay Area News Group. The plan, submitted to Oakland and Alameda County leaders Monday by San Diego-based businessman Floyd Kephart, includes a provision that the Raiders sell 20 percent of the club to Kephart's New City Development, LLC for $200 million....
  • A's infielder Eric Sogard leads off for first time
    published on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 01:26:22 GMT
    Eric Sogard moved into the A's leadoff spot Friday, becoming the sixth different leadoff hitter employed by Oakland this season. He was taking over for Billy Burns, who is "a little banged up right now," according to manager Bob Melvin....