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Vavel.comThe Oakland A’s enter the week with a MLB best 72-45 record after taking three of four from the Twins over the weekend at O.co. The A’s lead the AL West by four games over the Angels after the divisional rival stumbled a bit over the past week against …Athletics-Royals PreviewCBSSports.comKansas City Royals vs. Oakland Athletics 8/11/14 MLB...

BBC NewsMalaysia Airlines has joined the unenviable list of national carriers forced into a painful restructuring. Two disasters this year have left the airline fighting for its future. With the government investment fund Khazanah looking to take total control … and more …read more Source: Malaysia Airlines News Feed From Google News ...

Oakland A’s waste Hammel’s strong start, lose 6-1 to Minnesota Twins in series …Minneapolis Star TribuneOAKLAND, Calif. — The other pitcher the Oakland Athletics acquired in the trade for Jeff Samardzija is starting to look like he can contribute during the stretch run after all. Jason Hammel’s second straight superb start ended with the...

Rant SportsIt’s said that in the NFL, a quarterback can’t have too many weapons at his disposal. And it’s true. The more players a quarterback can utilize, the more multi-dimensional and dangerous that team becomes. While QB Matt Schaub and the Oakland Raiders … …read more Source: Oakland Raiders News From Google News ...

KAREOAKLAND, Calif. – Kurt Suzuki hit a tiebreaking double and Josh Willingham added two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Minnesota Twins snapped a 12-game losing streak to Oakland by beating the Athletics 6-1 on Sunday. Brian Dozier connected for …Recap: Oakland vs. MinnesotaMiamiHerald.comJason Hammel pitches well, but A’s lose to TwinsSan...

KAREOAKLAND, Calif. – Kurt Suzuki hit a tiebreaking double and Josh Willingham added two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Minnesota Twins snapped a 12-game losing streak to Oakland by beating the Athletics 6-1 on Sunday. Brian Dozier connected for …Recap: Oakland vs. MinnesotaMiamiHerald.com all 376 news articles …read more Source: Oakland...

Twins beat A’s 6-1, snap 12-game skid vs. OaklandCT PostMinnesota Twins’ Josh Willingham (16) is congratulated by teammates Kurt Suzuki, left, and Chris Parmelee (27) after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics‘ Luke Gregerson in the eighth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in … and more …read more Source:...

Oakland A’s lose series finale to Minnesota TwinsSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — A couple of old friends did in the A’s on Sunday, Kurt Suzuki with a tiebreaking double and Josh Willingham with subsequent two-run homer in the eighth inning of a 6-1 Minnesota win that ended Oakland’s winning streak at three. But the … …read...

Rant SportsThere was a lot of buzz about the Golden State Warriors heading into the last season with some people crowning them the dark-horses to win the NBA championship. Those expectations ended up unmet as the Warriors were bounced in the first round, but a … and more …read more Source: Golden State Warriors News From Google News ...

NBA Schedule 2014: LA Clippers to Play Golden State Warriors on Christmas (+ …Epoch TimesLos Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, looks over at Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, in the closing seconds in Game 7 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series, Saturday, May 3, 2014, in Los Angeles. The Clippers … …read...

Epoch TimesLos Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, looks over at Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, in the closing seconds in Game 7 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series, Saturday, May 3, 2014, in Los Angeles. The Clippers …NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Clippers, Golden State Warriors to play on ChristmasFanSided (blog)Clippers...

Ukraine Demands Rebels In Donetsk SurrenderHuffington PostDONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Fighting raged in the city of Donetsk on Sunday, as government forces continued to close in on the rebel stronghold and pro-Russian insurgents backed away from an unconditional cease-fire offer that they announced just the day … …read more Source: UKRAINE News From...

San Miguel de Allende: A Colonial Gem in the Heart of MexicoNapa Valley RegisterBehind the pumpkin-colored street wall, and you’ll find an infinity pool, spa and gourmet restaurant from a top Mexican celebrity chef. The hotel was … The owner turned out to be Mayer Shacter, a former Bay Area ceramicist and shop owner. A ceramic … …read...

Do the Oakland Athletics‘ trades make them as bulletproof as people think?Call to the PenThe Oakland Athletics were the ultimate depiction of aggressive this trade deadline, making several, high profile trades, with reckless abandon for the future. They shipped away top prospect, Addison Russell and home-run-derby-winning slugger, Yoenis … …read...

Raiders plan to keep Derek Carr with second unitJust Blog Baby (blog)Last year the Oakland Raiders brought in Matt Flynn from the Seattle Seahawks, a veteran acquisition that was expected to start as the Raiders Week One quarterback for much of August before eventually losing the starting job to the mobile dual threat … …read more Source: Oakland...

Oakland Raiders: Nothing to be worried about yetJust Blog Baby (blog)One 2014 Oakland Raiders Preseason game is in the bag. Live scrimmages between the Oakland Raiders and Dallas Cowboys will occur this coming week, and the dress rehearsal for the first team offense/defense doesn’t happen until the third Preseason … …read more Source: Oakland...

Fantasy CPRWe’ve made it! Football is back, and with that comes the over analyzing of the preseason, trying to find any advantage we can for our upcoming drafts. Many fantasy champions are made in the preseason. From analyzing rookies to scoping out all of the …Vikings vs. Raiders: Cordarrelle Patterson Looks Like a Superstar in MakingNFL MocksCordarrelle...

ESPN (blog)The Oakland Raiders‘ future franchise quarterback has been around the NFL since he was a pre-teen, going over game film with his older brother David, the No. 1 pick in the 2002 draft. So yeah, even if the rookie was making his NFL debut in the Raiders’ …Unacceptable Performance: Oakland Raiders Lose Preseason OpenerJust Blog Baby (blog)Raiders...

Alameda Blog of the Week: The mayor’s race heats upSFGate (blog)Spencer, who has clashed with school district leaders and her dais-mates in six years on the school board but who is also a popular and highly visible public figure, offers a strong contrast to low-key Mayor Marie Gilmore and the current City Council … …read more Source: Alameda...

Oakland teens take on fast food industry in new videoOakland Local… KDOL TV from nearby MetWest High School and Youth Uprising, both in Oakland, created the video, using tools and training from their internships at the KDOL which is itself a joint project of the Oakland Unified School District and Media Enterprise … …read more Source: Oakland...

Oakland Athletics vs. Minnesota Twins 8/10/14 MLB Pick, Odds, PredictionSports Chat PlaceThe Oakland A’s and the Minnesota Twins face off on Sunday in Oakland as they close out their series. The Oakland A’s continued to slice through the competition on Saturday as they pounded the Twins. Derek Norris and Stephen Vogt each hit home runs … …read...

San Francisco ChronicleOur long-anticipated tomato season is in full swing, and the delicious fruit — yes, tomatoes are a fruit — abound on Bay Area restaurant menus. Bix Restaurant and …. Oliveto (5655 College Ave., Oakland; (510) 547-5356) hosts a tomato tasting on Aug … and more …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News...

Bay Model allows for watershed momentsSacramento BeeIf you’ve got any type of conscience, you will leave the building having renewed a vow to refrain from 20-minute showers, asking at restaurants for water that you don’t drink and turning on the lawn sprinklers. Even if you don’t give a whit about … …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant...

Oakland Athletics – TeamReportReutersOAKLAND, Calif. — If it looks like A’s right-handed reliever Ryan Cook has recaptured his All-Star form of 2012 as a rookie, there’s a reason. “I feel good. I’m confident when I’m out on the mound,” Cook said before Friday night’s 6-5 victory against …Oakland Athletics...

San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — The A’s spent much of June and July building up an addiction to winning, and they seem back in the habit again. With a 9-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night, the A’s have put together a streak of six or more games with five or …Minnesota Twins (51-63) at Oakland Athletics (71-44), 9:05 pm (ET)MiamiHerald.comGame...

Recap: Oakland vs. MinnesotaModesto BeeOakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Derek Norris hit a three-run homer, Stephen Vogt added a two-run blast and the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on Saturday night. The MLB-leading A’s have won the first three games of the four-game … …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google...

MiamiHerald.comOakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Derek Norris hit a three-run homer, Stephen Vogt added a two-run blast and the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on Saturday night. The MLB-leading A’s have won the first three games of the four-game …Lester Goes The Distance In A’s 3-0 Win Over TwinsCBS Local all 340 news articles ...

FOXSports.com(AP) — Derek Norris hit a three-run homer, Stephen Vogt added a two-run shot, and the Oakland Athletics won their 12th straight against the Minnesota Twins with a 9-4 victory Saturday night. Jeff Samardzija (3-1) improved to 3-0 at home since coming …Twins trade right-hander Kevin Correia to DodgersThe San Luis Obispo Tribune all 21 news articles ...

Time Lapse: R.I. governor’s summer home now welcomes diners to enjoy its viewThe Providence Journal… and enough other entertainment and refreshment stops to make the area a thriving summer destination.” Gus’s Family Restaurant provided clam cakes and chowder. Our lead photo was shot for a Sunday Journal story of July 26, 1914 about Oakland...

Allen goes over Raiders‘ tapeESPN (blog)Oakland practices at 3 p.m. PT Sunday in Napa. … The Raiders break camp Monday morning before traveling to Southern California for two practices with the Dallas Cowboys on Tuesday and Wednesday. … Oakland plays host to the Detroit Lions in both …Oakland Raiders 2014 Training Camp: Daily Rewind – Day...

ESPN (blog)Oakland practices at 3 p.m. PT Sunday in Napa. … The Raiders break camp Monday morning before traveling to Southern California for two practices with the Dallas Cowboys on Tuesday and Wednesday. … Oakland plays host to the Detroit Lions in both …Raiders run game looked good in loss to VikingsSFGateRaiders coach: ‘Disappointed in the...

NBC Bay AreaIt appears Oakland Mayor Jean Quan will not be behind the wheel this election season. According to the Oakland Tribune, a spokesman said going forward, Quan will leave the driving to staffers or volunteers.Citywise: Oakland Mayor leaves the driving to someone elseSan Jose Mercury News all 3 news articles …read more Source: Oakland Mayor News From...

A’s get first look at Twins rookie Trevor MaySFGate (blog)Kyle Blanks, as the A’s had previously indicated, is beginning a rehab assignment at Triple-A Sacramento today. With roster expansion Sept. 1, and Oakland’s current roster functioning pretty well, I’m not sure there’s much rush for any of these guys … and more …read...

Golden State Warriors: Unwillingness To Give Up Klay Thompson In Kevin Love …Rant SportsAs the Minnesota Timberwolves began to negotiate trades that would send Kevin Love out of town, it became clear that the Golden State Warriors were unwilling to part ways with Klay Thompson in a deal for the three-time All-Star. This reluctance will … …read...

Kevin Love nixed Golden State Warriors trade?FanSidedApr 14, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love (42) dunks against the Golden State Warriors during the first quarter at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports. NBA … …read more Source: Golden State Warriors News From Google News ...

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