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Mike Leake. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants Acquire Mike Leake From Reds For 2 Prospects

The Reds have shipped starter Mike Leake to the San Francisco Giants for a pair of prospects, bolstering the defending World Series champions for another playoff run.

19 hours ago

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

David Lee of the Golden State Warriors. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Trade David Lee To Celtics For Gerald Wallace

The Golden State Warriors have reportedly struck a deal to move one of their highest paid players, sending David Lee to the Boston Celtics in exchange for veteran forward Gerald Wallace.

07/07/2015

Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

5 Writers Who Said The Warriors Had To Trade Klay Thompson To Become Elite

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Last week Warriors guard Steph Curry was named the NBA’s Most Valuable Player, as expected after his jaw-dropping 2014-2015 campaign. But if you looked farther down the list, Steph’s “splash brother” […]

05/13/2015

LeSean McCoy. (Evan Habeeb/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: LeSean McCoy Trade Is A Stunner

John Madden said he’s not sure why the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to trade their star running back to the Buffalo Bills.

03/04/2015

Anchor Steam Beers (Anchor Brewing Company)

Beer Shortage A Side Effect Of Freighters Waiting On Port Labor Dispute

Getting San Francisco’s famous Anchor Steam beer to overseas markets is getting harder, and Europeans who prefer the hoppy Northern California ales may find the West Coast ports labor dispute literally sobering.

02/13/2015

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The 12 Players You’ve Had To Cross Off Your A’s Roster

The trade of John Jaso for to the Tampa Bay Rays over the weekend means that A’s fans will likely be looking at a whole new starting infield for the 2015 season.

01/12/2015

Supporters rally on behalf of imprisioned US citizen Alan Gross, calling for US President Barack Obama to help free Gross during a rally in Lafayette Park December 3, 2013, across the street from the White House, in Washington, DC. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama’s Call To Loosen Cuban Travel And Trade Restrictions Gets Mixed Reactions

The president’s call for loosening travel and trade restrictions with Cuba is an historic shift that many young Cubans living in the U.S. never thought they’d see. An Oakland performer hopes his mom will get to see him dance.

12/17/2014

Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates in the dugout after scoring a run on a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 11, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Red Sox Send Cespedes To Detroit Just 5 Months After Shocker A’s Trade

The Boston Red Sox have traded outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to the Detroit Tigers for pitcher Rick Porcello.

12/11/2014

A's v Yankees

Star Exodus From Oakland Is No Reason For A’s Fans To Lose Faith

After a series of high-profile (and cost cutting) trades, it’s currently en vogue to take a swipe at the Billy Beane pinata. I’ll pass, and here’s why: the A’s, under Billy Beane, have been incredibly successful.

12/09/2014

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