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OAKLAND, CA - JULY 19: Tony Phillips #18 of the 1989 Oakland A's joins his teammates as they celebrate their World Series championship of 25 years ago against the San Francisco Giants before a game at O.co Coliseum on July 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

56-Year-Old Former Oakland Athletic Signs Deal To Play Baseball In The East Bay Again

56-year-old former Oakland Athletic Tony Phillips, who played in the 1989 Battle of the Bay World Series, is coming back to professional baseball with a contract to play for the Pittsburg Diamonds.

08/04/2015

Jim Harbaugh speaks as he is introduced as the new Head Coach of the University of Michigan football team at the Junge Family Champions Center on December 30, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Sport)

Former 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Reportedly Met With Supreme Court Justices

Jim Harbaugh recently made a visit to the highest court in the land, another stop in what has proven to be a busy off-season for the former coach of the San Francisco 49ers.

08/03/2015

Andi Gusmari (CBS)

Missing Special Olympics Athlete Mysteriously Turns Up In Hayward

After a frantic search all weekend for a Special Olympics athlete who went missing in Los Angeles, the man mysteriously ended up in the Bay Area.

08/03/2015

Former Oakland Athletic Jose Canseco (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Jose Canseco To Dress, Live As A Woman For A Week To Show Support For Caitlyn Jenner

Bash Brother Jose Canseco is choosing a peculiar way to show support for Caitlyn Jenner’s transition by vowing to live as a woman for a week.

07/30/2015

Simon Dominguez. (CBS)

Great White Sharks In Water Force Swimmer To Abort Golden Gate Bridge To Farallon Islands Attempt

A Bay Area man had to stop his quest to be the first to swim from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands due to Great White sharks in the water.

07/29/2015

Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics is held back by plate umpire Greg Gibson after be was almost hit by a pitch. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

3 Takeaways From The Latest A’s Trades That Explain Why Fans Are Frustrated

I was asked to join the afternoon drive news team at KCBS to join them at 6:20 Tuesday evening to talk about the state of the Oakland Athletics, and why more and more fans are wondering if the magic of Moneyball has totally lost its direction. I jumped at the opportunity.

07/29/2015

A computerized umpire program. (CBS)

Computerized Umpire Calls Shots At San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Game

The San Rafael Pacifics are no strangers to wacky promotions, but a computerized umpire being showcased Tuesday could offer a glimpse into the future of baseball.

07/28/2015

Oakland Athletics at O.Co Coliseum (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Frustrated A’s Fans Start Petition Demanding Ownership Starts Spending Or Sells Team

Many A’s fans saw last week’s trade of Scott Kazmir as a sign that ownership had waived a white flag on the 2015 season. Now some Oakland faithful are wondering if Lew Wolff should do the same on his tenure with the team.

07/27/2015

Joe West Hall on the San Jose State University campus. (CBS)

San Jose State Football Player Attacked In Dorm, Teammate Suspended

A San Jose State football player was allegedly attacked by a teammate this week, the latest off-the-field issue the team has dealt with before the season starts.

07/24/2015