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Eric Chavez #3 of the Oakland Athletics gestures to the fans during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at McAfee Coliseum on August 11, 2005 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won 5-4. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former A’s Star Eric Chavez Announces Retirement

Chavez, 36 earned six straight Gold Glove awards while playing third base for the A’s between 1998 and 2010. He was the lone big name player from the Monebyall era to sign a long term deal and stay in Oakland, but injuries prevented the long term success that many saw in his future.

07/30/2014

Villa Romana Ristorante Italiano (credit: villaromanasf.com)

Villa Romana Restaurant Closing After Nearly 60 Years

Serving up classic Italian-American fare & pizza, the restaurant is closing Sunday…

07/18/2014

Motley Crue (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Motley Crue Announces Retirement Through Twitter

The heavy metal band plans to say goodbye with 72 concerts before hanging up its guitars for good…

01/29/2014

In this 1994 photo Guard Jason Kidd of the California Bears dribbles the ball down the court during a game against the Stanford Cardinals. Stanford won the game 88-79. (Otto Greule /Allsport)

Oakland Native Jason Kidd Retires After Storied Career At Cal, In NBA

Kidd won an NBA title and two Olympic gold medals, is second on the career list in assists and steals, and was a 10-time All-Star. But he struggled badly in the playoffs for the Knicks shortly after turning 40 and decided to walk away with two years and more than $6 million left on the deal he signed last summer.

06/03/2013

NAPA, CA - AUGUST 01: Rolando McClain #55 of the Oakland Raiders works out during the Raiders training camp at their Napa Valley Training Complex on August 1, 2010 in Napa, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Troubled Former Raider McClain Retires At 23

The 23-year-old McClain played three seasons with the Oakland Raiders before signing a one-year contract with Baltimore as a free agent on April 12.

05/15/2013

Peter O'Toole Retires With 'Dry-Eyed Farewell'

Peter O’Toole Retires With ‘Dry-Eyed Farewell’

Peter O’Toole is retiring from show business, saying he no longer has the heart for it and that it’s time to “chuck in the sponge.”

07/10/2012

Carlos Garcia, San Francisco Unified School District Superintendent

San Francisco Schools Chief To Retire

San Francisco Unified School District Superintendent Carlos Garcia announced Wednesday that he plans to retire later this year.

03/14/2012

Cardinals Manager Tony La Russa (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former A’s Manager La Russa Retiring After Latest Title

Tony La Russa retired as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, three days after winning a dramatic, seven-game World Series against the Texas Rangers.

10/31/2011

Matthew Odetto, San Rafael Police Chief

San Rafael Police Chief Resigns

After serving as San Rafael’s top cop for four-and-a-half years, Police Chief Matthew Odetto submitted his resignation, retiring after 30 years in law enforcement, city officials said Tuesday.

CBS San Francisco–07/06/2011

Terrell Owens seen with the Cincinnati Bengals in 2010 (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The T.O. And Tiger Comparison

Receiver Terrell Owens has said he has no intention of retiring and plans to return to the NFL following his recent ACL surgery, but it may not be his call.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/29/2011

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