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September Call-Ups and The 40-Man RosterSwingin’ A’sToday, Adam Dunn will make his first appearance in an Athletics‘ uniform, Jed Lowrie was activated from the disabled list, and Billy Burns and Fernando Rodriguez both return back to the Oakland roster. Additionally, new face and catcher, Bryan Anderson …Athletics shortstop Jed Lowrie activated...

Analyzing Raiders initial 53-man rosterSilver and Black PrideThe Raiders announced their cuts to meet the 53-man roster. But as we know, these may be called “final” but they are anything but final. Last year the Raiders made ten transactions between the initial 53-man roster and the regular season opener. and more …read more Source:: Oakland...

Deseret NewsIn this March 14, 2014 file photo, Gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari displays a campaign video posted to Instagram at the California...

Bleacher ReportThe Oakland Athletics had to do something. With the team continuing to struggle badly of late, having lost the first three contests of...

Hoops HabitThe Golden State Warriors will be one of the marquee teams this year, playing in a total of 19 nationally televised games — a franchise...

California Governor Jerry Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring Labor Day 2014Sierra Sun TimesAugust 31, 2014 – SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring September 1, 2014, as Labor Day in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION When government and business … and more …read...

ESPN (blog)Oakland coach Dennis Allen has said the team will see where quarterback Matt Schaub is medically. He missed practice last week with an elbow...

Leandro Barbosa Signing Highlights Golden State Warriors‘ DesperationRant SportsThe Golden State Warriors and guard Leandro Barbosa have reportedly agreed to a one-year contract for the veterans’ minimum. Barbosa, who most recently manned the Phoenix Suns’ backcourt, is a career backup whose job has been to provide depth for … …read...

Canada Takes Silver At World Youth ChampionshipsCal AthleticsMADRID, Spain – The Canadian Youth National Team, led by Cal freshmen Emma Wright and Kindred Paul, captured the Silver Medal at the FINA World Women’s Youth Water Polo Championships after dropping a hard-fought 5-4 decision to the United … and more …read more Source:: California...

CBSSports.com(AP) While the Los Angeles Angels buzzed around their clubhouse preparing for their fantasy football draft, the Oakland Athletics had their...

SFGateA community organizer who loves Tequila and motorcycles. A Navy veteran who was a spokesman for Occupy Oakland. A gun-toting Army vet who wants...

Contra Costa TimesPolice tried to stop the man because he was thought to be linked to a violent home invasion robbery where a resident was pistol whipped...

Swingin’ A’sNo one is more glad to see the brutal month of August over and the calendar flip to September than Oakland A’s fans. The...

In battered downtown, natives and visitors seek normalcyNapa Valley RegisterA week after the Bay Area’s strongest quake in a quarter century, the city’s heart was a mix of the dormant and the still-vibrant, often side by side or face to face. … The wait for a brunch-hour seat at Grace’s Table stretched to half an hour for … …read...

abc7news.comMike Trout hit his career-high 31st homer and drove in three runs, Matt Shoemaker pitched seven shutout innings of five-hit ball, and the...

SFGateThe event was big enough to attract a small army of politicians, from Oakland Mayor Jean Quan to members of the BART board. And its appeal extended...

Cal Powers to 5-0 Shutout of Portland StateCal AthleticsSAN FRANCISCO – No. 21/13 California used four second-half goals to run away with a 5-0 victory over the Portland State Vikings Sunday afternoon on Negoesco Field at the University of San Francisco Tournament. The Bears improve to 4-0 with their … …read more Source:: California Golden Bears...

Former Staten Islander Scott Simonson signed to Oakland Raiders practice squadStaten Island Advance – SILive.comScott Simonson, the former Prince’s Bay resident who signed with the Oakland Raiders as a free-agent tight end last spring, has joined the NFL team’s 10-man practice squad. The 6-foot-5, 255-pound Simonson, who played at Division II Assumption...

Bears Outlast Air Force In Five SetsCal AthleticsCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Freshman outside hitter Ashten Smith-Gooden had 17 kills and three blocks and junior middle blocker Lillian Schonewise added 14 kills and eight blocks as the Cal Volleyball team outlasted Air Force 25-22, 18-25, 19-25, … and more …read more Source:: California Golden Bears...

Oakland Athletics: Can they comeback from their August slide and win the West …Call to the PenIt’s been 14 straight months of regular season baseball since the Oakland Athletics have had a losing record. That streak ended Saturday night as they lost their third straight game to the Los Angeles Angels. Even if they win Sunday on August’s final … ...

San Jose Mercury NewsALAMEDA _ The Raiders claimed defensive end Benson Mayowa off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday as they began tinkering...

Checking the Waiver Wire For the Oakland RaidersJust Blog Baby (blog)The Oakland Raiders are down to their not-so final 53-man roster along with the rest of the NFL. I say not-so final because you know there are some players out there that the Raiders can possibly look at to add to their roster. What the Raiders need is … …read more Source:: Oakland...

ESPNBecause of a no-trade clause, Dunn had to approve the move to Oakland, a team with great need right now. The Athletics lead the majors in runs scored,...

Hoops HabitYes, Golden State Warriors fans. For about the 10,000th this summer, we’re going to talk about Klay Thompson. But unlike all those...

ESPNBecause of a no-trade clause, Dunn has the power to pick which team he wants to finish this season with, and clearly, Oakland is a team with great...

International Business Times(Reuters) — A bill to grant California workers mandatory sick leave that passed the state Legislature Saturday appeared...

Kansas City Chiefs roster is 3rd youngest, Oakland Raiders the oldestArrowhead Pride (blog)… annually in rebuilding years, are the two youngest teams. Meanwhile, the Raiders are the oldest. Even after purging all those bad contracts, the Raiders are still really old. If it weren’t the Raiders I would feel sad for them. Small_arrowheadpride … and...

Former Staten Islander Scott Simonson cut by Oakland RaidersStaten Island Advance – SILive.comFormer Prince’s Bay resident Scott Simonson was among the final casualties when the Grim Reaper whittled down the Oakland Raiders‘ roster to the league-imposed 53 players Saturday. The 6-foot-5, 255-pound tight end, who played his college ball at … ...

SFGateBazaar Café Tues.: Jeff Pehrson. 7 p.m. Wed.: Jeremy Hatch. 7 p.m. Thurs.: Open Mike. 7 p.m. Fri.: The Kim and Cal Duo. 7 p.m. Sat.: Bob Hillman....

FanSidedDecember 3, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (30, left) and shooting guard Klay Thompson (11) celebrate...

Cal vs. Northwestern: Golden Bears kick off 2014 with victoryCalifornia Golden Blogs (blog)California Golden Blogs, a California Golden Bears community. Home · Fanposts · Fanshots · Sections · California Golden Bears Football · Full Archive. Library. California Golden Blogs Hall Of Fame · Golden Bears · Stories · Schedule · Roster · Stats … and more ...

Fox NewsCalifornia Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown is appealing a recent state judge’s ruling that ends tenure and other union protections for public...

San Francisco ExaminerIn San Francisco and Oakland, for example, voters will consider ballot measures in November to increase the local minimum wage....

Sonny Dykes postgame ESPN interview with Jessica Mendoza at NorthwesternCal Athletics“I wanted to go into this game and find out where we were and how far we’ve come. We did not scrimmage a lot of our first-team guys. They had gotten like a dozen or maybe twenty snaps. We scrimmaged some of our backup guys, so I was anxious to find out … and more ...

Recap: LA Angels vs. OaklandSacramento BeeAnaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Jeff Samardzija threw his second complete game for the Athletics and they still lost more ground to the Angels in the AL West. Erick Aybar had two hits, including an RBI single in a two-run fourth inning that was good … …read more Source:: Oakland Athletics News By...

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