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Mar.20.2014
On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show  Alex Hall joins Phil to discuss the season ending injury to Jarrod Parker, the health status of Oakland A’s starters Scott Kazmir and A.J. Griffin, their possible replacements and more Oakland A’s talk. Rush Olson joins Phil...
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Mar.13.2014
On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show  Alex Hall joins Phil to answer a listeners question about Spring Training stats, Michael Taylor, Josh Donaldson and much more Oakland Athletics news. Rush Olson joins Phil to discuss the Chicago Cubs potential starting lineup...
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Mar.06.2014
On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show Mark Berman joins Phil to discuss the New York Mets winning 90 games this season, Noah Syndergaard, Zack Wheeler, Lucas Duda and more Mets talk. Rush Olson joins Phil to take a closer look at the New York Yankees: they've spent the...
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Feb.27.2014
On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show Alex Hall joins Phil to talk about Los Angeles Angel CF Mike Trout signing a million dollar contract plus what’s the deal with all the “qualifying offers” in MLB plus more MLB talk. Rush Olson joins Phil to take a closer look at...
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Feb.13.2014
On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show Alex Hall joins Phil to discuss the Oakland Athletics extension of OF Coco Crisp and give reasons for and against extending Yoenis Cespedes. Rush Olson joins Phil to discuss the top 10 MLB offensive teams and Mark Berman ...
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Jan.05.2014
Last month during the busyness of Christmas, there has been a local story that has broken everyone's hearts. It was ne of those stories where you try to see if anything good could come from it. None has. What you have seen is a young life gone too soon, her devastated family,  and that it...
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Jun.07.2013
My sister was the needy one (asthma and an OCD that led her out of the house at night into the complete darkness—our house backed on to a lemon orchard—where she had to tap the playhouse fifteen times before going to bed), my brother was the smart one (skipping a grade, speaking multiple...
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Mar.26.2013
The time: Summer, early twenty-first century. The place: The Sacramento Amtrak station. This is not one of the huge, glorious, echoing, cathedral-sized, major American railroad temples of the sort that you find in L.A., Chicago, New York, or Washington D.C., but it’s not bad. The scale and the...
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Feb.22.2013
image via cartoon-prductions.be Telegraph Avenue, by Michael Chabon For all the verbiage there’s not much here - but then there is. If you’re looking for interior looks at characters and a memorable story, you won’t find either. But then that’s the way of this postmodern novel genre. (I won’t go...
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Oct.11.2012
      Artist Ashanti Davis bears his soul to anyone who takes the time to absorb his graphic narratives of a life gone awry. At the moment of our exchange, he was in transition, peddling his art for food and shelter. One gorgeous Saturday afternoon, five summers ago, at an...