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  • Yost's East Bay ties
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Kansa City Royals manger Ned Yost walks on the field during practice at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Ned Yost confesses he wouldn't be managing in the World Series -- never would have made it to the major leagues, in fact -- if not for a Bay Area junior college baseball coach who once scouted for the Kansas City Royals and whose son played for the Giants and Royals....
  • Yost with the most: KC Royals manager Eureka-born, but roots are in East Bay
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:00:53 GMT
    Eureka-born Ned Yost leads his Kansas City Royals against the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 of the World Series today. KANSAS CITY >> Ned Yost confesses he wouldn't be managing in the World Series - never would have made it to the major leagues, in fact - if not for a Bay Area junior college baseball coach who once scouted for the Kansas City Royals and whose son played for the Giants and Royals....
  • World Series: Yost's journey to Kansas City took root in East Bay
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:30:06 GMT
    Kansa City Royals manger Ned Yost walks on the field during practice at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Ned Yost confesses he wouldn't be managing in the World Series -- never would have made it to the major leagues, in fact -- if not for a Bay Area junior college baseball coach who once scouted for the Kansas City Royals and whose son played for the Giants and Royals....
  • Kansas City Royals' East Bay connections
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Kansa City Royals manger Ned Yost walks on the field during practice at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. NED YOST, manager: Graduated from Dublin High in the East Bay, where he struggled to make the varsity team as a senior....
  • Tennyson, Castro Valley put up nearly a mile of offensevisit|article-5835835|river-40393-1col-hp-3|1
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:39:11 GMT
    It was approaching 11 p.m. and Tennyson-Hayward football coach Terry Smith - exhausted, drenched and euphoric - handed out praise and game balls to one offensive player after another in the end zone. "Don't forget about the defense," chimed in Tennyson defensive coordinator Anthony Jackson ....
  • High school roundup: Salesian hands St. Mary's its first loss
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 06:21:37 GMT
    With sophomores scoring all four of its touchdowns, the Salesian High football team beat visiting St. Mary's 30-23 on Saturday afternoon to take over sole possession of first place in the Tri-County Athletic League Rock Division. The loss was the first of the season for St. Mary's , which fell behind for good in the third quarter when Salesian's Dewayne Dixon returned a kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown....
  • Memories of the Loma Prieta Earthquake 25 years later
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:13:25 GMT
    Memories of the Loma Prieta Earthquake 25 years later I was 9 years old then. Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1wbs4Qn In this Oct. 19, 1989 file photo, workers check the damage to Interstate 880 in Oakland, Calif., after it collapsed during the Loma Prieta earthquake two days earlier....
  • Watson's kickoff return lifts Piedmont
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:50:45 GMT
    Gabe Watson went 83 yards on a kickoff return for the go-ahead score with 1 minute, 35 seconds remaining as the Piedmont High football team remained undefeated with a tough 24-20 win over Hayward on Oct. 10. Watson's return came after quarterback Juni Moi Moi hit CJ Montgomery for an 18-yard touchdown to give the Farmers their first lead of the night at 20-17. Montgomery's score capped a 15-play drive by Hayward that took over seven minutes off the clock....
  • Lead Jr. Training Camp in Hayward
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:59:14 GMT
    III, along with Raiderettes Chanel and Erica, took nearly 200 4th-6th graders through football drills and encouraged the students to be active and have fun. The Raiders chose Fairview Elementary in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, where 42 percent of the students are Hispanic....
  • Slideshow: East Bay high school football Friday, Oct. 10, 2014
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 04:33:37 GMT
    High School Football teams are back on the field for another week of the 2014 season, and Bay Area News Group photographers are there to capture all the action. This week, we cover the Tennyson vs. Bishop O'Dowd game in Hayward, we cover the BVAL opener for Freedom and Antioch in Oakley and we are in Lafayette as Dublin takes on Acalanes....
  • More
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:08:48 GMT
    World Economic Forum statistics can be hard to choke down. Its comparison of quality ranks mathematics and science education in the United States 52nd in the world....
  • Taser Shares Jump As London Doubles Camera Order
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:48:12 GMT
    The largest order for Taser's body-worn cameras to-date came through Taser's Evidence.com business unit, which includes Axon cameras and an evidence data collection and storage system. It was the latest in a series of orders including from six U.S. cities earlier this month, among them Hayward, Calif....
  • Police Blotter: Woman found passed out behind wheel of car arrested for DUI
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:30:28 GMT
    Alameda De Las Pulgas, 9:05 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 23 A residence was ransacked and burglarized -- possibly by those who entered the day before but stopped short, left a jewelry box open and empty pillowcase on the bed....
  • East Bay Athletes of the Week for Thursday, Sept. 25
    published on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:51:58 GMT
    THE STAT LINE: Fadelli made an impact in all phases of the game in the Cougars' 52-27 win over Napa. He rushed for a season-high 182 yards and four touchdowns, added 102 kickoff return yards and recovered a fumble as Campolindo improved to 4-0 on the season....
  • Minor league ownership group delivers pitch to Salinas City Council
    published on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:36:21 GMT
    The idea that Salinas could be getting a minor league baseball team for the first time in more than 20 years, took a more realistic turn Tuesday. D.G. Elmore, owner of Elmore Sports Group, met with the Salinas City Council to pitch his idea of bringing the Bakersfield Blaze to Salinas for the start of the 2016 season....