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  • Week Four Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire and Sleepers
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:50:55 GMT
    AN contributer Phil Naessens answers a question from a listener of his daily show about Albert Callaspo and gives some waiver wire and sleeper suggestions for week number four of the Fantasy Baseball season....
  • Friday's Sports In Brief
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:48:00 GMT
    Peyton Manning's never-ending quest to hone his game and Nick Saban's desire to decipher fast-paced offenses led to a recent meeting that the Crimson Tide coach called mutually beneficial....
  • A's come out swinging to beat Astros
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Apr 18, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics third baseman Josh Donaldson celebrates with teammates after scoring against the Houston Astros in the first inning of their baseball game at O.co Coliseum....
  • Citywise: Oakland waits for Raiders letter on Coliseum City
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    The development team working to transform Oakland's Coliseum complex into a sports and entertainment center appears to be waiting to the last minute to submit key documents that should provide more clarity as to whether the project might ever get built....
  • Purdy: Ranking the hottest NorCal-SoCal sports rivalries
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:42:13 GMT
    Northern Californians know many things. Mostly, we know that we are better than Southern Californians....
  • A's come out swinging to beat Astros ...
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 08:09:53 GMT
    Houston Astros' Jonathan Villar is congratulated after scoring against the Oakland Athletics in the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 18, 2014, in Oakland, Calif....
  • Local roundup: Fresno Pacific baseball team sweeps doubleheader
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:38:32 GMT
    Two Fresno Pacific baseball standouts earned PacWest player of the week honors on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, including pitcher J.D. Salles, shown during a 2013 practice....
  • Oakland Raiders' Dennis Allen Not Racist in Terrelle Pryor Situation
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:26:59 GMT
    There is a lot that can be said about Dennis Allen and the job he's doing as the head coach of the Oakland Raiders ....
  • A's give Sean Doolittle new five-year contract
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:18:48 GMT
    But if there is one thing a five-year contract with options that could keep him in Oakland until 2020 suggests, it's that the A's believe Doolittle will someday be their closer....
  • Athletics sign relief pitcher Sean Doolittle to 5-year contract
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:22:38 GMT
    Not only is Doolittle good at hiding the ball during his delivery, he's also good at hiding his beard beforehand....
  • Fantasy Baseball: A's Jim Johnson needs to get closer job back
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:16:11 GMT
    Needless to say things have not been going well late in games for the Oakland A's, something that has been driving fantasy owners nuts the past couple weeks....
  • Popular teacher turns self in for alleged sexual-relationship with student
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:00:54 GMT
    A popular math teacher at San Leandro High School is accused of two felonies, related to an ongoing sexual relationship with a teenage girl....
  • San Jose Earthquakes pick up three more players in MLS draft
    published on Tue, 21 Jan 2014 22:04:21 GMT
    The Earthquakes bolstered their roster Tuesday by taking Oakland defender Devante Dubose and San Francisco goalkeeper Billy Knutsen on the second day of the Major League Soccer college draft....
  • Paroled pimp sentenced to prison for firing gun in San Rafael scuffle
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:52:53 GMT
    A paroled pimp from San Leandro was sentenced to two years in prison Friday for firing a gun in San Rafael during a fracas involving two women....
  • NBA Playoffs: 9 Reasons to Get Pumped for Highest-Level Hoops
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:27:55 GMT
    That means basketball is about get even better, and soon enough we'll forget the regular season that was because this year's playoffs should....
  • World Sports at 1340 GMT
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:41:36 GMT
    MONACO Rafael Nadal loses to Spanish compatriot David Ferrer in the quarterfinals, his earliest exit at the Monte Carlo Masters in 11 years....
  • DJ Young 1 to Perform at 136th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:41:12 GMT
    Stanton, part of Gibson Brands, Inc., is excited to announce that DJ Young 1 will perform during the 136th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, April 21. This year's theme, "Hop Into Healthy, Swing Into Shape," promotes the education of families on smart ways to incorporate healthy eating and exercise choices into their daily routine....
  • Warriors' Mark Jackson and the cult of coach bashing
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:54:16 GMT
    Warrior's head coach Mark Jackson during a game against the Brooklyn Nets at Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA Saturday, February 22, 2014....
  • Lafayette2
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:21:47 GMT
    Eddie Scruggs-Smith still remembers the message her single mother drilled into her when she was young: "education means opportunity."...
  • Oakland Community Orchestra to celebrate 50 years of music
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:46:28 GMT
    Oakland Community Orchestra conductor Gil Gleason wasn't letting anything slip by at a recent Friday morning rehearsal at Leona Lodge....