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Tim Lincecum

Lincecum Wild Pitch Gives Marlins 3-2 Edge Over Giants

NL hits leader Casey McGehee homered for the 2nd time this season, and the Marlins took the lead for good on a wild pitch by Tim Lincecum in the 7th inning to beat the Giants 3-2 Sunday.

07/20/2014

Orioles v Athletics

Donaldson’s Home Run In 9th Rallies A’s Past O’s, 5-4

Josh Donaldson hit a 3-run homer in the bottom of the 9th inning, sending the Oakland A’s to a stunning 5-4 comeback victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night.

07/18/2014

National League All-Star Melky Cabrera of the San Francisco Giants holds up the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award in Kansas City, Missouri. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

5 Reasons We Should Quit It With The All-Star Game

For years, people have been pointing out that nobody bothers to play defense in the NBA’s All-Star Game, and a shocking number of NFL greats get “hurt” right before the Pro Bowl (where they play even less defense). But is the baseball showcase of stars all that much better? It may be harder to tell from the final score, but the

07/14/2014

San Francisco Giants Fans (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

San Francisco Giants May Ban ‘Culturally Insensitive’ Attire At AT&T Park

The San Francisco Giants organization is in the final steps of adopting a policy to ban fans from wearing “culturally-insensitive” attire at AT&T Park.

07/09/2014

Craig Gentry #3 of the Oakland Athletics steals second base, beating the throw to Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 7, 2014 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: A’s, Giants Appear Headed In Different Directions

“The A’s looked a lot fresher,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “They looked quicker, they looked like they’re into it.”

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/08/2014

Jed Lowrie #8 and Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after scoring in the bottom of the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at O.co Coliseum on July 7, 2014 in Oakland. Lowrie and Donaldson scored on a two-run rbi double hit by Alberto Callaspo #7. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

City Councilman: ‘We’re Very Close To The A’s Leaving Oakland’

Oakland City Councilman Noel Gallo says his city is close to losing the A’s because the government officials are undecided about agreeing to a 10-year lease deal proposed by the organization.

07/08/2014

Giants v. Padres

Stults Snaps Winless Streak As Padres Beat Giants

Eric Stults pitched 7 strong innings and Alexi Amarista homered to lead the Padres to a 2-0 win over the Giants on Friday.

07/04/2014

The Oakland Athletics celebrating a win at O.co Coliseum on June 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

San Jose Officials Remain Hopeful For Oakland A’s Move To South Bay, Despite Lease Extension Agreement

City leaders said their chances of landing the A’s still comes down to a federal appeals court hearing next month.

07/03/2014

oakland-coliseum

Coliseum Officials Approve Oakland A’s Lease Extension

A 10-year lease extension for the A’s at the Oakland Coliseum was approved Thursday by stadium officials, after contentious negotiations that raised the possibility the team might quickly depart from Oakland without a deal.

07/03/2014

Play is suspended during the fourth inning between the Oakland Athletics and the New York Yankees because of faulty stadium lights in left field at O.co Coliseum on June 14, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Owner Threatens Immediate Pull-Out From Oakland If Coliseum Extension Rejected

A’s owner Lew Wolff sent an e-mail to Oakland and Alameda County leaders Wednesday night indicating Major League Baseball has given him permission to relocate the team if a 10-year lease deal at the Coliseum is rejected.

07/03/2014

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