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Part of the outfield wall in Oakland came loose, because of cou…

Part of the outfield wall in Oakland came loose, because of course it did

yahoo.com Updated 3 hours ago
Oakland's O.Co Coliseum is often a disappointment, and not just because Billy Beane's torn-down Oakland Athletics have the worst record in the American League this season. No, the Coliseum is generally just a mess. It's outdated, broken down and prone t…
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  • Trindon Holliday among the cuts as Raiders get down to 75

    Trindon Holliday among the cuts as Raiders get down to 75

    profootballtalk.com 45 minutes ago
    The NFL’s shortest player is among the cuts as the Raiders trimmed their roster to 75. Kick returner Trindon Holliday, the 5-foot-5 former track star who has made some big plays but also had some costly fumbles in his NFL career, was among the veterans …
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  • Raiders cut roster to 75; must get to 53 by Saturday

    Raiders cut roster to 75; must get to 53 by Saturday

    insidebayarea.com 1 hour ago
    The Raiders finally announced their list of cuts to bring their roster to the league-mandated 75 players, which had a 1 p.m. Tuesday deadline. The final cut to 53 players is due at 1 p.m. Saturday. Here are the cuts: Waived: P Steven Clark CB Rob Daniel…
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  • Kopitar negotiations update; Ryan's RV trek; Eichel's mega hock…

    Kopitar negotiations update; Ryan's RV trek; Eichel's mega hockey card deal (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • Steph Curry will get his own San…
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  • Kiké Hernandez wore a banana suit to rally Dodgers during their…

    Kiké Hernandez wore a banana suit to rally Dodgers during their 14-inning win

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants played some weird baseball Monday — 14 innings that stretched past midnight local time. When the Dodgers scored the winning run, on an Adrian Gonzalez single that made the score 5-4 at close to 1 a.m., so…
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  • 49ers coach says Dockett does not have cracked rib

    49ers coach says Dockett does not have cracked rib

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    The rib injury suffered by 49ers defensive tackle Darnell Dockett in last weekend’s preseason game vs. the Broncos is not believed to be serious. Tuesday, 49ers coach Jim Tomsula said Dockett has a cartilage issue, not a cracked rib, and Tomsula said he…
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  • 30 teams, 30 days: Wolves laying new foundation

    30 teams, 30 days: Wolves laying new foundation

    nba.com 9 hours ago
    Since the Warriors grabbed their first NBA title in 40 years in June, NBA teams have undergone a number of changes over the summer break. NBA.com will evaluate the state of each franchise in the month of September with a look at 30 teams in 30 days.
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  • Stats of the Day: For LA, better late than never

    Stats of the Day: For LA, better late than never

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    Adrian Gonzalez's single in the bottom of the 14th gave the Dodgers a 5-4 win over the Giants at Dodger Stadium. Since this rivalry moved to the West Coast for the start of the 1958 season, this is the latest a walk-off hit has been produced by a Dodger…
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  • Lawrence Okoye cut by 49ers as they drop to 75 players

    Lawrence Okoye cut by 49ers as they drop to 75 players

    profootballtalk.com 10 hours ago
    When Lawrence Okoye signed with the 49ers in 2013, the hope was that they could turn the British discus thrower into an NFL defensive lineman. He spent a year on injured reserve and a year on the practice squad, but his breakthrough won’t be coming with…
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  • That’s so Raiders: Trent Richardson got $600,000 guaranteed

    That’s so Raiders: Trent Richardson got $600,000 guaranteed

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    Trent Richardson has already been released by the Raiders after just a few months in Oakland, and he pocketed $600,000 for his trouble. It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who watched him play in Indianapolis that Richardson wasn’t even good enoug…
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  • Adrian's walk-off ends clash with Giants in 14th

    Adrian's walk-off ends clash with Giants in 14th

    Adrian Gonzalez, who homered eight innings earlier, lofted a single to deep left field with the bases loaded and no outs in the bottom of the 14th inning for a 5-4 walk-off Dodgers win over the Giants in their showdown series opener at Dodger Stadium on…
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  • Dodgers use Kershaw, Hatcher as hitters

    Dodgers use Kershaw, Hatcher as hitters

    MLB.com 14 hours ago
    As Monday's slugfest between the Giants and Dodgers dragged on into extra innings, Los Angeles was forced to turn to unlikely hitters.
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  • Giants add lefty-hitting outfielder De Aza

    Giants add lefty-hitting outfielder De Aza

    MLB.com 14 hours ago
    The Giants gained balance on their bench Monday by acquiring outfielder Alejandro De Aza, a much-needed left-handed batter, along with an undisclosed amount of cash from the Boston Red Sox for Minor League left-hander Luis Ysla.
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  • A's score 9 unanswered to top Halos

    A's score 9 unanswered to top Halos

    MLB.com 14 hours ago
    Danny Valencia and Jake Smolinski contributed to a five-run third inning and Mark Canha provided the dagger in the sixth, launching a three-run homer to help the A's beat the American League West-rival Angels, 11-5, at the Coliseum on Monday night.
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  • Blackburn among 10 top prospect performers Monday

    Blackburn among 10 top prospect performers Monday

    MLB.com 15 hours ago
    Clayton Blackburn picked a perfect night for his best start of the season. The Giants' No. 21 prospect allowed only two hits and struck out nine while working a season-high 7 1/3 scoreless innings on Monday as Triple-A Sacramento edged Reno, 1-0.
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  • A's-Angels tilt pauses for 'broken fence delay'

    A's-Angels tilt pauses for 'broken fence delay'

    MLB.com 15 hours ago
    There was a 10-minute "broken fence delay" in the bottom of the fifth inning at the Coliseum during Monday night's A's-Angels matchup as the grounds crew fixed part of the left-field wall that fell down after Shane Victorino collided with it t…
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  • Mark Canha Hits 3-Run HR as Athletics Beat Angels 11-5

    Mark Canha Hits 3-Run HR as Athletics Beat Angels 11-5

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    Mark Canha hit a three-run homer, Jake Smolinski's three-run double highlighted a decisive third inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-5 on Monday in another quirky night at the Coliseum when part of the outfield wall fell down…
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  • Video - Clark: Trent Richardson is the worst RB of all time 03:26

    Clark: Trent Richardson is the worst RB of all time

    Sep 1
    First Take's Skip Bayless and Ryan Clark discuss RB Trent Richardson getting cut by the Oakland Raiders.
  • Video - Trent Richardson cut by Raiders 02:47

    Trent Richardson cut by Raiders

    Aug 31
    ESPN Raiders reporter Bill Williamson discusses why Oakland released running back Trent Richardson and if it is the end of Richardson's NFL career.
  • Video - Lewis prepping team to win AFC North 01:38

    Lewis prepping team to win AFC North

    Aug 31
    Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis on NFL Insiders gives an update on QB Andy Dalton's condition, discusses his approach to winning the division and looks forward to facing the Oakland Raiders in Week 1.
  • Video - Bowman a key player for 49ers in 2015 01:34

    Bowman a key player for 49ers in 2015

    Aug 30
    Damien Woody and Mark Dominik recap Navorro Bowman's preseason performance against the Broncos and what he will have to provide for the 49ers this season.

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