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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Oakland
Oakland ) east of San Francisco. - Source: Wikipedia
Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed he has met with San Antonio officials but declined to disclose whether he has any interest in relocating the franchise to Texas.
Pro-Palestinian activists in the San Francisco Bay Area are planning to block the Port of Oakland this Saturday to prevent two commercial shipping tankers partially owned by the Israel Corporation from docking and unloading.
A man named after "Scarface" actor Al Pacino was charged Monday in the 2013 murder of an Oakland man, police said.
Cutting-edge technology at every conceivable angle still can't overcome the old-fashioned synapses found in baseball umpires and MLB's New York-based replay officials. No matter how many bad calls are made right, the resentment is palpable when incorrect rulings are allowed to stand.
Oakland and Chicago announced the big trade on Saturday, with Samardzija and Hammel heading to the West Coast for a package of prospects that included the A's first-round selections in each of the past two drafts.
The Toronto Blue Jays used a replay challenge to have their own runner called out in order to score a run.
Machado originally was suspended June 10 for intentionally throwing his bat on the field during an at-bat in Baltimore's game against Oakland on June 8. Machado appealed the suspension. The appeal was heard Wednesday, and the five-game suspension was upheld.
Machado let his bat fly in the direction of third base after swinging at a pitch from Oakland's Fernando Abad in the eighth inning. The bat-toss came during a plate appearance in which Abad threw a tight pitch to Machado.
With the bat and with his arm, Yoenis Cespedes put on the best all-around performance of his career in front of a rare sellout crowd at the Oakland Coliseum.
After watching catcher Chris Iannetta get thrown out at the plate, Cole Kalhoun thought he could beat left fielder Yoenis Cespedes' next heave home.
After two straight seasons of looking up at the Athletics in the AL West standings, the Los Angeles Angels came to Oakland with a chance to move into first place with a three-game sweep.
The Oakland Athletics called up catcher Stephen Vogt from Triple-A Sacramento on Sunday and optioned right-hander Fernando Rodriguez back to the minors.
Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta hopes this happens to Garrett Richards many times over.
Brandon Moss had grand slam on his mind. It felt as good as he thought it might.
Anibal Sanchez did everything but finish the game.