Oakland News for May 13th 2013

Moss strikes out 4 times, Milone loses 5th straight as Oakland falls 6-1 to
SEATTLE — It's been a stretch of struggles for Oakland, and no one on the Athletics struggled more Sunday than Brandon Moss. The right fielder struck out four times in a 6-1 loss to the Seattle Mariners, Oakland's sixth defeat in seven games. At a More…

The 5 Biggest Takeaways from Oakland Raiders' Rookie Mini Camp
This past weekend, the Oakland Raiders’ newest draft selections and undrafted free agents got their first dose of the NFL in the team’s rookie mini camp. While too much is often made of rookie camp impressions, this is the first on-field activity fans … More…

Oakland A's take another dispiriting defeat
The A's don't want to be seen as dispirited. They are down, to be sure, after a 10-game road trip that began with two wins in three tries in Yankee Stadium finished with a 3-7 record, sending Oakland under .500 at 19-20. But dispirited is not in the More…

Movie House of Worship: Oakland's The New Parkway | Film School
Photo by Steve Boland (SFCityscape on Flickr) “Movie Houses of Worship” is a regular feature spotlighting our favorite movie theaters around the world,
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Amy Trask Resigns From Raiders – Oakland's Loss
Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add zennie62's video to your playlist. Sign in. Transcript Stats have been disabled for this video. Report. Published on May 12, 2013. http://www.zennie62blog.com/2013/05/1… Amy Trask Resigns From Raiders – Oakland's More…

Josh Cribbs kicks off world tour in Oakland | ProFootballTalk
We mentioned earlier today that former Browns return man Josh Cribbs was feeling good and about to start taking visits. His tour appears to be starting in More…

Rangers-Athletics Preview
The Oakland Athletics swept three home games from the Rangers to capture an unlikely AL West crown the last time these teams met heading into Monday night's opener of a three-game set. Texas (24-13) was forced to settle for a wild card after getting More…

Oakland Raiders CEO Amy Trask Quits as NFL's Most Powerful Woman
Raiders CEO Amy Trask Quits as NFL's Most Powerful Woman. By Nancy Kercheval – 2013-05-11T23:42:01Z. Amy Trask, once called the most powerful woman in the National Football League, has resigned as chief executive officer of the Oakland Raiders. More…

Joe Saunders keeps Safeco streak alive, leading Seattle Mariners over Oakland
SEATTLE (AP) — Joe Saunders won his ninth straight decision at Safeco Field and Kendrys Morales hit a three-run homer, leading the Seattle Mariners over Oakland. Saunders (3-4) improved to 9-0 with a 1.72 ERA in 13 career appearances at Safeco. More…

Good Afternoon, it's 02:53PM May 12, 2013
Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin, left, argues with umpire Angel Hernandez after a review failed to turn a double by Adam Rosales into a home run in the ninth inning of the A's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, More…

NFL Rumors: Oakland Raiders Should Sign Brandon Lloyd
The three of them have a combined six years of NFL experience, and with a young quarterback set to take the reigns in Oakland, general manager Reggie McKenzie would be smart to sign a veteran receiver for cheap to help coach his young guys. Brandon More…

MLB umpires need a fifth set of eyes
Cincinnati – It is obvious that expanded replay will not cure all that ails major-league umpires. The umpires used instant replay of a home run by Oakland's Adam Rosales in Cleveland on Wednesday and still got it wrong. Umpire Angel Hernandez's excuse? More…

Spurs run out of steam, fall 97-87 to Warriors
San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan (21) blocks a layup attempt from Golden State Warriors’ Jarrett Jack, left, during the first half of Game 4 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 12, 2013. Marcio … More…

Oakland Ballet review: Revivals vary
The irony of the whole affair is that, under former artistic director Ronn Guidi, Oakland produced brilliant, reputation-making revivals of “Les Biches” and “Spectre,” and nothing in the two new works, both by creditable choreographers, could efface or … More…

Oakland aims to stay in win column against Seattle – The Province
Leading 4-3 entering the bottom of the ninth inning, Oakland called on closer Grant Balfour to wrap up the contest. Balfour would allow two baserunners on a walk and a single, but finally sealed the deal for his sixth save when he got Kyle Seager to More…

Hutton: Oakland move good for Horizon, Valpo
I want Oakland in the league because the Grizzlies are well coached and they play hard and they have a rivalry with Valparaiso University that is deep and spirited and good for the fans and fun to cover. I'll take the Loyola-for-Oakland trade any day. More…

Man suffers non life-threatening injuries after being shot on East Oakland street
OAKLAND — A man was shot Sunday afternoon as he stood outside on the street in East Oakland. The man was not seriously injured, police said. Officers were called about 12:15 p.m. to the 8500 block of Holly Street for a report of a shooting there, said More…

Oakland Athletics – TeamReport
The A's, meantime, also are a bit different, having lost team leaders such as Jonny Gomes and Brandon Inge. Oakland enters the series Monday with four key players — outfielders Coco Crisp, Josh Reddick and Chris Young and starter Brett Anderson — on More…

Warriors send series back to San Antonio tied 2-2
San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker, left, is defended by Golden State Warriors’ Klay Thompson during overtime of Game 4 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 12, 2013. Golden State won 97-87 in … More…

Jarrod Parker helps Oakland A's end five-game slide with quality start
SEATTLE — The A's have been looking for someone to step up and get them out of a five-game losing streak. On Saturday night at Safeco Field, it seemed as if everyone stepped up in a 4-3 win over Seattle that not only got Oakland back to .500 at 19-19 More…

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