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Daily Madden: La Russa Honors His Players In Hall Of Fame Speech

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Former A’s and Cardinals manager Tony La Russa singled out his former players in the audience as he was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame Sunday. 236 more words


Jaso Has 3 RBIs, A's Beat Rangers 9-3

It doesn’t matter to John Jaso whether he’s Oakland’s leadoff batter, as long as he’s playing. For the Athletics, he’s extremely important at the top of the order, especially with Coco Crisp hurting. 693 more words


Fulbright in Scotland

This summer, two UK undergraduates participated in the Fulbright-Scotland Summer Institute. Yvonne Johnson (pictured right) and Rebecca Rose Boehman (pictured left) were selected from a national pool of applicants. 230 more words

Stories & Snapshots

fast as we saw it

things in a speed

and its own light

and where it runs

and it plays alongside the night

and how the bridge

and its many stars… 48 more words


Oakland Athletics Beat Texas Rangers, 9-3

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBS/AP) — John Jaso drove in three runs, helping Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-3 Sunday night.

Jaso had a run-scoring single during Oakland’s five-run second inning and added a two-run double in the fifth. 467 more words


Frank Thomas, Tony La Russa Inducted Into Baseball Hall Of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (CBS/AP) – Two former Oakland Athletic ball club members were inducted into the baseball’s Hall of Fame.

Frank Thomas, the most accomplished slugger in Chicago White Sox history was inducted along with former Oakland Athletics manager Tony La Russa. 135 more words