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Weekend Magazine: 279 Parks, Rock Gala, And Forbidden City

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]


Pitcher Andrew Bailey of the Oakland A's. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Trade Bailey, Sweeney To Red Sox

A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Oakland Athletics have agreed to trade All-Star closer Andrew Bailey and outfielder Ryan Sweeney to the Boston Red Sox for outfielder Josh Reddick and prospects Miles Head and Raul Alcantara.


Hideki Matsui #55 of the Oakland Athletics hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Kansas City Royals at the Coliseum on June 14, 2011 in Oakland. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Lose To Royals, 11-6

The Kansas City Royals scored five times in the ninth inning to beat the Athletics 11-6 on Monday.


Kurt Suzuki #8 and Mark Ellis #14 talk to pitcher Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics before he was taken out of the game in the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on May 31, 2011 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Need Offensive Resurgence In Second Half

The Athletics come out of the All-Star break with the third-worst record in the American League at 39-53 and are 12 games behind Texas in the AL West after being swept by the Rangers in a four-game series.

CBS San Francisco–07/14/2011

Dustin Ackley #13 of the Seattle Mariners safely slides past Kurt Suzuki #8 of the Oakland Athletics to score in the second inning on a sacrifice fly hit by Carlos Peguero #8 of the Seattle Mariners on July 5, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Rally Late, But Lose To Mariners In 10th

Franklin Gutierrez scored the go-ahead run on a throwing error by Athletics shortstop Cliff Pennington in the 10th inning and the Seattle Mariners held on to beat the Oakland A’s.

CBS San Francisco–07/05/2011

Rich Harden #18 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning during a MLB baseball game July 1, 2011 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Harden Wins In Season Debut, A’s Defeat Diamondbacks

Rich Harden pitched six strong innings in his season debut, Hideki Matsui had two RBIs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Friday night.

CBS San Francisco–07/01/2011

Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Florida Marlins on June 28, 2011 in Oakland. ( Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Pitches Gem, A’s Beat Marlins

Gio Gonzalez allowed one hit over eight innings, pitching the Oakland Athletics to a rain-delayed 1-0 victory over the Marlins.

CBS San Francisco–06/28/2011

Pitcher Andrew Bailey of the Oakland A's. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Closer Andrew Bailey Has Strained Forearm

Tests reveal that Oakland closer Andrew Bailey has a strained forearm, news that comes as a relief to the Athletics after they feared he had a serious elbow injury.

CBS San Francisco–03/15/2011

Pitcher Andrew Bailey of the Oakland A's. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bailey Makes Early Exit, A’s Lose To Indians

Andrew Bailey faced three batters in his second spring outing Monday and left a 9-8 loss to the Cleveland Indians with discomfort in his elbow.

CBS San Francisco–03/14/2011

Pitching coach Ron Romanick (L) of the Oakland Athletics watches pitcher Andrew Bailey warm up during a MLB spring training practice at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on February 16, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

A’s Closer Bailey Still Learning On The Job

PHOENIX, Ariz. (AP) ― Oakland Athletics closer Andrew Bailey was glad to see the arrival of designated hitter Hideki Matsui at spring camp on Sunday. “He sums it all up. He’s the World Series MVP […]

CBS San Francisco–02/20/2011