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Yoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics poses with the trophy after winning Chevrolet Home Run Derby on July 15, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Cespedes Impresses At Home Run Derby

A’s outfielder Yoenis Cespedes slugged his way to victory at the All-Star Home Run Derby Monday night.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/16/2013

Former Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco. (Photo By Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Former A’s Slugger Canseco Won’t Face Rape Charges In Vegas

Police in Las Vegas have cleared former Oakland Athletics slugger Jose Canseco after an investigation of a woman’s rape claim. Detectives closed the sexual assault case with a decision not to seek criminal charges.

06/07/2013

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

Canseco Still Wants To Play Pro Baseball In 2012

Canseco, once a feared Bash Brother for the Oakland A’s, is willing to return to the independent league to keep his career alive.

03/20/2012

Quarterback Carson Palmer of the Oakland Raiders. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: A Promising Weekend For Raiders And Niners

Carson Palmer will have his first start as the Raiders quarterback when Oakland faces the Denver Broncos Sunday. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew Palmer couldn’t have asked for a better first-game opponent.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/04/2011

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

Steroid Whistleblower Canseco Calls Bonds Trial ‘Ridiculous’

Canseco said he hasn’t started following the trial, but plans to keep an eye on the proceedings in San Francisco. Canseco said Bonds isn’t the only former major leaguer who has lied under oath.

CBS San Francisco–03/24/2011