Category Archives: Sports

Los Angeles Chargers 17, Oakland Raiders 16

I watched CBS Sunday Morning, which had a segment on Lincoln’s beard.  I got a phone call from my parents, and my mother didn’t understand what I was trying to say about the wildfires that were making the air smoky.  … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors 117, Sacramento Kings 106

Instead of watching the news, I watched the Partridge Family episode “See Here, Private Partridge.”  Shirley Jones’ strong suit in acting is not expressing anger.  I’d like to take a close look at what was supposed to be the Partridge … Continue reading

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Baltimore Ravens 30, Oakland Raiders 17

My parents phoned me later than usual because of the lateness of the sunrise.  I went out to the plaza to use my computer, and then I headed out to take the bus to the Fruitvale BART station.  I listened … Continue reading

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Mark Canha’s Walk-Off Home Run to End the Last Home Game of the 2017 Season

I prepared a homework assignment for one of my classes.  I tried to listen to the John Lennon “Imagine” album, but the batteries in my CD players ran down.  I took the buses over to the Fruitvale BART station, and … Continue reading

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Ryan Dull’s Mistake

I gave an exam and had my late lecture before leaving for the Coliseum.  It was Portuguese Heritage Night, and Daniel Mengden was the A’s starting pitcher against the Mariners for this last night home game of the season.  Mengden … Continue reading

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Daniel Gossett’s Four Home Runs Allowed

I finished work and waited for the bus to take me to the BART station, and I made it to the Coliseum and to my seat before the first pitch.  I didn’t see Bruce Maxwell kneeling during the national anthem.  … Continue reading

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Jharel Cotton’s Five Shutout Innings

I awoke and watched CBS Sunday Morning.  They unveiled a new set design.  Serena Altschul had a segment about a man who salvaged items from trash, like an autographed photo of Jacqueline Kennedy.  David Edelstein talked about fall movies, praising … Continue reading

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