M. Thompson II
( Doug Duran )
Thompson: Beane approach leaves A's to luck, prayer
Championship teams are built over time, but Billy Beane doesn't have that kind of time.
Brandon Belt in LF, Matt Duffy at 3B as Giants break camp vs. Indians
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – It s no April Fool s joke: Brandon Belt is in left field as the Giants play their final Cactus League exhibition on Wednesday.
Oakland clears path for Coliseum City development
The Oakland City Council late Tuesday passed several key environmental and planning measures for its Coliseum City proposal, laying the groundwork for the Raiders -- or any other developer interested in the massive project -- to finally step forward and show their commitment.
Cal's top basketball recruits for past 25 years
Jason Kidd is the only No. 1 recruit to have signed with the Cal Golden Bears in the past quarter-century, but other top 10 signees include Shareef AAbdur-Rahim and Leon Powe. Will Ivan Rabb join them?
( Ben Margot )
Oakland A's return with questions about outfield, bullpen, Barry Zito
Athletics' Cactus League record was best in the majors, but injuries to outfielders Coco Crisp and Josh Reddick, and closer Sean Doolittle will test team's depth when American League opens Monday against the Texas Rangers.
Giants return to AT&T with questions about rotation and power
San Francisco Giants' dreary 11-20-1 record in the Cactus League not yet something to fret about, but pitching after Madison Bumgarner and a lineup that will start season without Hunter Pence does cause worry.
( Sal Pizarro )
Cocktail Chronicles: Oak & Rye in Los Gatos
Oak & Rye is an upscale pizza restaurant with a flair for craft cocktails.
( Alberto E. Rodriguez )
Will Forte and January Jones dating
Forte, a former Lafayette resident, has been stepping out with his 'Last Man on Earth' co-star, reports say.