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OAKLAND, Calif | Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in festive opener

OAKLAND, Calif.  — Stephen Curry is coming off an injury-plagued season and a summer he thought might be among his best yet. On a festive night of celebration as another championship banner went up, Curry brought his usual flair and dazzle. Kevin Durant did all of the little things, too. Curry had 32 points, nine … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif | Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in festive opener

Top 15 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Oakland, California Area

Featuring the Top 15 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Oakland, California Area Oakland, CA – The Oakland, California area is a city on the east side of San Francisco Bay, in California.  Jack London Square has a statue of the writer, who frequented the area.  Nearby, Old Oakland features restored Victorian architecture and … Continue reading Top 15 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Oakland, California Area

OAKLAND, Calif. | Aaron Judge begins taking cage swings off tee in his rehab

OAKLAND, Calif.  — Yankees slugger Aaron Judge took his first swings off a tee since breaking his right wrist July 26, a significant early step in what he hopes is a return to the field for New York in a couple of weeks. Judge, the reigning AL Rookie of the Year, took 25 dry swings … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif. | Aaron Judge begins taking cage swings off tee in his rehab

ALAMEDA, Calif. | Gruden explains Raiders’ decision to trade Khalil Mack

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Jon Gruden didn’t mince words. As excited as he was to coach Khalil Mack in his second stint with Oakland, Gruden believes the right move ultimately was to trade Mack to give the Raiders the draft picks and salary cap room needed to rebuild a depleted roster. “It wasn’t my goal to … Continue reading ALAMEDA, Calif. | Gruden explains Raiders’ decision to trade Khalil Mack

RG3 hangs on in Baltimore, McCarron dealt to Oakland

RG3 is staying put while AJ is switching coasts. Robert Griffin III, the 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year whose career has been disrupted by injuries since that season, remained with Baltimore as the Ravens cut their roster to the league maximum of 53 on Saturday. He’ll likely be the third-string quarterback behind Joe … Continue reading RG3 hangs on in Baltimore, McCarron dealt to Oakland

A-Rod and Jordy won’t be playing catch Friday night

If anyone really looks forward to exhibition football games, this is the week to pay attention. One good place to start is in Oakland. Not because Aaron Rodgers will see plenty of action for Green Bay; he won’t, might not play at all. And the Raiders’ best player, Khalil Mack, still is holding out. Such … Continue reading A-Rod and Jordy won’t be playing catch Friday night

OAKLAND, Calif | Verlander 200th W, Astros 5 HRs, top A’s 9-4 to avoid sweep

OAKLAND, Calif — Justin Verlander pitched just well enough to earn his 200th career win and the Houston Astros hit five home runs, beating the Oakland Athletics 9-4 Sunday to avoid a sweep and retake sole possession of the AL West lead. The surging A’s had won the first two games at the Coliseum to … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif | Verlander 200th W, Astros 5 HRs, top A’s 9-4 to avoid sweep

OAKLAND, Calif | Gordon breaks scoreless tie with HR in 12th, M’s top A’s 2-0

OAKLAND, Calif— Light-hitting Dee Gordon homered off Yusmeiro Petit in the 12th inning to break a scoreless tie and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 2-0 on Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep. Jean Segura had four hits to help the Mariners closed within 2 1/2 games of the A’s for the second AL … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif | Gordon breaks scoreless tie with HR in 12th, M’s top A’s 2-0