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<![CDATA[Raiders Fall Flat in Washington]]>Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:49:19 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Raidlozetowashh.jpg
Players and Mark Davis make statements before the game

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<![CDATA[Raiders Suffer First Loss of Season as Redskins Dominate]]>Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:45:19 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/roberts-0924.jpg
The first two Raiders games went according to plan. They established an early lead, played solid defense and cruised to victory. The offense proved a dynamic and defenders exceeded expectation.

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<![CDATA[Giants Shut Down By Kershaw, Drop Finale to Dodgers]]>Sun, 24 Sep 2017 16:53:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/giants-0924.jpg
The Giants pounded out eight hits against Clayton Kershaw Sunday, but the Dodgers' ace held them to just one run as LA won 3-1.

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<![CDATA[49ers Fall Short Against Rams on 'Thursday Night Football']]>Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:06:36 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/49ers+-0921.jpg
The San Francisco 49ers rallied late and pulled within two points of the Los Angeles Rams, but after recovering an onside kick with just over 2 minutes left, the Niners turned it over on downs in a 41-39...

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<![CDATA[Raiders QB Carr Channels Inner Pop Star in Mock Music Ad]]>Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:14:35 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/derekcarr-musicvideo.jpg
Derek Carr might not want to quit his day job. The Raiders quarterback was recently moonlighting as a boy band star...and it's interesting...

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<![CDATA[Moore Marvels as Giants Shut Out Rockies, Complete Sweep]]>Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:20:56 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0920.jpg
Matt Moore went six strong shutout innings Wednesday and the Giants completed their two-game home sweep of the Rockies at AT&T Park with a 4-0 win.

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<![CDATA[Cueto, Pence Power Giants to Walk-off Win Over Rockies]]>Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:50:58 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0919.jpg
Johnny Cueto brought the fun. Hunter Pence brought the thunder, and the game-winner.

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<![CDATA[Lowrie's Grand Slam Powers A's Past Tigers]]>Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:52:21 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/172*120/as-tigers-0919.jpg
Trailing 8-5 in the eighth, Jed Lowrie came through with the big hit, delivering a go-ahead grand slam to push the A's past the Tigers.

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<![CDATA[Rookie Olson Homers in 4th Straight Game as A's Beat Tigers]]>Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:59:24 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/olson-ap.jpg
The A’s continued a nice late-season roll Monday night, and in doing so they overcame some adversity before the game even began.

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<![CDATA[Alaska Airlines Teams Up With Warriors' Durant, SF Giants]]>Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:59:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/durant-alaska-0918.jpg
Alaska Airlines is spreading its wings in the Bay Area, recently inking two significant partnerships in the local professional sports community.

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<![CDATA[A's to Dedicate Statue of Henderson at Coliseum Next Year]]>Sat, 16 Sep 2017 17:41:10 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rickey-henderson-stolenbaserecord-ap.jpg
The playing surface at the Coliseum has already been dedicated to Rickey Henderson. Next season, he'll get another prestigious honor.

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<![CDATA[Marshawn's Homecoming Focal Point of Raiders Home Opener]]>Sat, 16 Sep 2017 15:35:18 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/marshawn-0916.jpg
Beast Mode is a national brand, but Oakland is its capital. Lynch is The Town's most popular resident, a proud native who has given so much to his community.

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<![CDATA[Warriors' New 'The Town' Jersey Unveiled]]>Sat, 16 Sep 2017 14:04:17 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/the+town.jpg
The Warriors will have a new look to honor Oakland this upcoming season and the jerseys are officially no longer a secret.

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<![CDATA[Another Night, Another Dodgers Ace Shuts Down Giants]]>Wed, 13 Sep 2017 22:21:27 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/176*120/giants-0913.jpg
Before the first game of this series, Bruce Bochy called the weekend's losses in Chicago the worst back-to-back performances of the season. On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Giants tried to give those White...

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<![CDATA[Dispute Over Sale of Mavericks Surf Contest Heads to Court]]>Thu, 14 Sep 2017 06:14:58 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/4_mavericks_surfing1.jpg
One thing's for sure: You can't have more than one surfer on a wave. But, as NBC Bay Area has been reporting, there are a lot of potential riders vying to be the one atop the Mavericks Big Wave Surf Contest.

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<![CDATA[A's Score Four in First, Beat Red Sox in Boston]]>Wed, 13 Sep 2017 20:02:42 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/as-red+sox-0913.jpg
The A's offense came to play and plated four runs in the first inning as they went on and tagged starter Doug Fister for six runs in a 7-3 road win over the Red Sox.

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<![CDATA[Kershaw, Dodgers Beat Giants to Snap 11-Game Skid]]>Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:32:29 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/186*120/giants-0912.jpg
You have to play just about flawless baseball to beat Clayton Kershaw. On this night, the Giants played like the 2017 Giants.

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<![CDATA[A's Streak Ends as Manaea is Roughed Up By Red Sox]]>Tue, 12 Sep 2017 21:00:36 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/as-redsox-0912.jpg
Leave it to Fenway Park to halt the A’s joyride. They brought a five-game winning streak and red-hot offense into the major leagues’ oldest ballpark Tuesday, only to get grounded in an 11-1 rout by the...

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<![CDATA[Report: A's to Build New Stadium on Land Near Laney College]]>Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:04:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/melvin-kaval-ap.jpg
With a goal of announcing a site for their new stadium this year, the A's have reportedly decided on a plot of land near Laney College.

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<![CDATA[Marshawn Unscripted? Lynch to Get His Own Reality Show]]>Tue, 12 Sep 2017 19:21:01 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/marshawn-jdrpresser-ap.jpg
Marshawn Lynch doesn't give many interviews, but fans will soon get to hear from him directly in an upcoming Facebook reality show.

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<![CDATA[Bay Area Sports Legends Team Up for Go-Kart Racing Benefit]]>Mon, 11 Sep 2017 23:10:47 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/karting-0911.jpg
Some popular former Bay Area athletes got together with some of the best Indy Car drivers in the world Monday to race go-karts for a good cause.

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<![CDATA[Steph Curry Posts #freekaep on Instagram at 49ers' Opener]]>Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:23:57 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/steph-kap-0910.jpg
Stephen Curry is the ultimate Panthers fan. Before his favorite team played the 49ers at Levi's Stadium, Curry showed support for Colin Kaepernick.

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<![CDATA[Last-Place A's Sweep 4 Games From First-Place Astros]]>Sun, 10 Sep 2017 17:44:42 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chapman-homer-astros-athletics-usatsi.jpg
Maybe the A's are on to something. Despite being in the AL West cellar, Bob Melvin's spunky bunch finished off a sweep of the Astros Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Mistake-Prone Niners Fall Hard in Opener to Panthers]]>Sun, 10 Sep 2017 16:53:15 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/189*120/Hoysackeddd.jpg
Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan loses in debut game with new franchise

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<![CDATA[Shanahan Era Starts Ugly for 49ers in Loss to Panthers]]>Sun, 10 Sep 2017 23:24:26 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/Week149ersGallery6.jpg
The area of quarterback Brian Hoyer’s game that provided the 49ers with their most-pleasant surprise during training camp was his ability to throw the deep ball.

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<![CDATA[Deal to Sell Mavericks Surf Contest at a Stalemate]]>Thu, 07 Sep 2017 07:18:14 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/4_mavericks_surfing.jpg
The wave of optimism that the Mavericks big wave surf contest would resurface seems to have crashed again.

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<![CDATA[Panik Sets Franchise Mark, Giants Finally Win at Coors Field]]>Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:07:08 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0906.jpg
Joe Panik set a franchise record and the Giants' offense came alive to win their first game at Coors Field this season, 11-3 Wednesday night over the Rockies.

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<![CDATA[Report: Raiders, Janikowski Resolve Contractual Differences ]]>Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:35:35 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/janikowski-happy-ap.jpg
All appears to be well between the Raiders and Sebastian Janikowski as the two sides have reportedly settle their differences.

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<![CDATA[A's Beat Angels in Chippy Affair, End Eight-Game Skid]]>Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:07:47 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/184*120/as-angels-0906.jpg
In a game that included some unusual controversy, a trace of normalcy returned for the A’s pitching staff. That paved the way to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels that snapped Oakland’s season-high...

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<![CDATA[More Sign Stealing? Tensions Rise Between A's and Angels]]>Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:24:45 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chapman-ejection-angels-usatsi.jpg
In what could be another instance of sign-stealing, the A's and Angels had words with each other multiple times, leading to Matt Chapman's ejection.

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<![CDATA[Comeback Falls Short, Giants Lose to Rockies]]>Tue, 05 Sep 2017 21:31:10 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/span-bochy-rockies-usatsi.jpg
The Giants scored three times in the eighth to cut the deficit to 7-6, but they couldn't come all the way back and lost to the Rockies Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Not a Hazard: FAA Clears Plan for Raiders Las Vegas Stadium]]>Wed, 06 Sep 2017 09:05:38 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Las+Vegas+Stadium+-+0404.jpg
The Federal Aviation Administration has determined that the Oakland Raiders' proposed stadium in Las Vegas would not be a hazard to aircraft.]]>
<![CDATA[Report: Raiders, Janikowski at 'Contractual Standoff']]>Mon, 04 Sep 2017 19:13:31 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/janikowski-sideline-usatsi.jpg
After 17 years together, the Raiders and Sebastian Janikowski have reportedly hit a rough patch that could bring on the end of their relationship.

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<![CDATA[Olson Homers Twice, A's Rally, But Fall to Angels in Extras]]>Mon, 04 Sep 2017 20:34:29 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/angels-score-athletics-usatsi.jpg
Matt Olson tied Monday's game with a two-run homer in the ninth, but the Angels scored twice in the 11th to beat the A's 11-9.

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<![CDATA[ Coors Field Woes Continue, Giants Fall in Walk-off Fashion]]>Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:37:09 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0904.jpg
The Giants dropped to 0-8 on the season in the Mile High City after a ninth-inning walk by the Rockies gave them the victory...

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<![CDATA[A's Fall to Mariners, Finish Road Trip 0-6]]>Mon, 04 Sep 2017 00:06:11 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/173*120/as-mariners-0903.jpg
The A’s must be happy they’re heading home after a winless six-game road trip that concluded Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Five Takeaways From Giants' Frustrating Loss to Cardinals]]>Thu, 31 Aug 2017 22:50:03 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0831.jpg
Matt Cain filled in for a flu-ridden Madison Bumgarner and while he kept the Giants in the game, the offense could not muster much for him...

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<![CDATA[Seahawks Win Star-Free Matchup With Raiders]]>Thu, 31 Aug 2017 22:34:06 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/sakejmann.jpg
Raiders will now make final roster cuts and begin preparations for regular-season opener Sept. 10

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<![CDATA[Bolden, Beathard Make Big Plays in 49ers Victory]]>Thu, 31 Aug 2017 22:08:11 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/177*120/seejayfinalsummer.jpg
Bolden has 92-yard punt return Thursday to go with a 104-yard kickoff return earlier this preseason

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<![CDATA[Angels Rally, Muscle Up to Complete Sweep of A's]]>Wed, 30 Aug 2017 23:00:24 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/athletics-postgame.jpg
A grand slam in the seventh put the Angels ahead for good in what turned out to be a slugfest win over the A's...

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<![CDATA[ Giants Shut Out by Padres, Drop Series]]>Wed, 30 Aug 2017 22:57:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/blach-homer-padres-ap.jpg
Ty Blach allowed three earned runs while the Giants' offense couldn't do anything as the Padres won 5-0 on Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[LPGA Tourney's Move Leaves Void in Daly City]]>Wed, 30 Aug 2017 20:43:58 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/LPGA_Tourneys_Move_Leaves_Void_in_Daly_City.jpg
Professional women's golf seems to come and go every few years in the Bay Area. Despite a successful three-year run at Daly City's Lake Merced Golf Club, the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic moved back to Taiwan...]]>
<![CDATA[Five Takeaways From Giants' 6-3 Loss to Padres]]>Tue, 29 Aug 2017 22:38:07 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-instant-analysis.jpg
A four-spot in the fourth inning by the Padres made sure it'd be a short night for Matt Moore who continues his road struggles in a loss to San Diego...

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<![CDATA[A's Bats Go Silent in Loss to Angels]]>Mon, 28 Aug 2017 22:56:37 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/athletics-postgame.jpg
The A's offense could only muster four hits and one run against the Angels to break their three-game winning streak...

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<![CDATA[Giants' Samardzija Dominates Padres With Shutout]]>Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:59:42 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/giants-0828.jpg
The Giants scored just four runs over three games at Chase Field. Jeff Samardzija made sure a struggling offense wouldn’t need to do much on the first night at Petco Park.

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<![CDATA[Niners Passing Game Looks Promising vs. Vikings]]>Sun, 27 Aug 2017 20:38:54 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/176*120/carlosvikkkngs.jpg
Hoyer completes first nine passes to start the game

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<![CDATA[Stratton Strikes Out 10, But Giants Blanked by D'backs]]>Sun, 27 Aug 2017 19:51:36 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/stratton-dbacks-ap.jpg
Chris Stratton struck out 10 D'backs on Sunday, but the offense couldn't do anything against Patrick Corbin as the Giants lost 11-0.

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<![CDATA[Mavericks Surf Contest May Resurface With Possible Sale]]>Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:16:12 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/surfing+.jpg
The Mavericks Big Wave Surf Contest may be getting new life. Cartel Management, the bankrupt organizer of Mavericks has filed a motion to sell the contest to the World Surf League, NBC Bay Area learned...

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<![CDATA[Marleau Shows Off Maple Leafs Colors at Sharks' Practice]]>Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:53:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/patty-us.jpg
While the Sharks' practice facility was full of teal on the ice in San Jose, a darker shade of blue was seen with a familiar face Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[A's Rally, But Lose to Orioles on Walkoff in Extra Innings]]>Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:54:20 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/as-recap-ap.jpg
The A's did what no other team can and forced Zach Britton into a blown save Wednesday, but even that wasn't enough in a loss to the Orioles.

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<![CDATA[Parker's Excuse-Me Double Lifts Giants Over Brewers]]>Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:54:54 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/span-scores-brewers-ap.jpg
Jarrett Parker's check-swing two-run double down the left field line proved to be the difference in the Giants' 4-2 win over the Brewers.

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<![CDATA[New A's Ballpark Likely Won't Be as Pitcher-Friendly]]>Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:56:33 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/oakland-coliseum-lowangle-usatsi.jpg
As the A's close in on a site for their new stadium, Billy Beane offered insight to NBC Sports California about what the field will look like.

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<![CDATA[Brewers Get to Suarez, Beat Giants]]>Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:45:43 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bochy-suarez-usatsi.jpg
Jeff Samardzija left with a one-run lead, but Albert Suarez allowed two runs as the Brewers handed the Giants a 4-3 loss on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Healy Homers Twice as A's Hold Off Orioles]]>Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:03:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/healy-homer-orioles-ap.jpg
Ryon Healy homered twice to power the A's past the Orioles Tuesday night. But it wasn't all good news as Paul Blackburn left with an injury.

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<![CDATA[Giants Blank Brewers Behind Strong Start From Stratton]]>Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:03:25 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/parker-scores-giants-brewers-usatsi.jpg
Chris Stratton went six strong innings and the Brandon Crawford knocked in a run as the Giants beat the Brewers 2-0 on Monday.

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<![CDATA[A's Give Up Four Home Runs, Drop Series Opener to Orioles]]>Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:42:31 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chris-smith-walkingofffield-ap.jpg
Boog Powell's first career homer was overshadowed by four Orioles homers as the A's lost 7-3 in Baltimore on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Giants Officially Out of NL West Race With Loss to Phillies]]>Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:28:50 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0820.jpg
The Giants' goal of winning the NL West is officially over.

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<![CDATA[A's Are All Ears to Fans' Ideas on New Ballpark]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 21:02:59 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rajai-fans-ap.jpg
The A's have a strong goal of announcing the site of a new ballpark by the end of 2017. And they, want your opinion on the matter...

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<![CDATA[A's Swept by Mariners in Two-Game Home Series]]>Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:26:58 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/as-recap-ap.jpg
In a quick two-game set, the A's couldn't match the Mariners as they fell again to Seattle Wednesday in Oakland...

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<![CDATA[Bumgarner Deals, Giants Take Series From Cubs]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 00:06:05 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0809.jpg
Joe Maddon has complained recently about the sloppiness of his team of reigning champions. The Giants were all too happy to take advantage.

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<![CDATA[A's Blow Four-run Lead, Fall to Mariners in Extras]]>Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:33:56 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/seager-scores-mariners-usatsi.jpg
Khris Davis drove in four runs and the A's built a 6-2 lead, but it wasn't enough as the Mariners rallied for a 7-6 win in 10 innings Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Blach, Posey Power Giants Past Cubs]]>Tue, 08 Aug 2017 22:31:32 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/pence-posey-hr-cubs-ap.jpg
Buster Posey hit a three-run homer in the first and Ty Blach went seven strong as the Giants beat the Cubs 5-3 on Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Moore Rocked, Giants Miss Chances in Loss to Cubs]]>Mon, 07 Aug 2017 22:37:19 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/baez-celebrates-hr-moore-usatsi.jpg
A crazy inside-the-park home run started the scoring Monday and the Giants couldn't recover as the Cubs handed Matt Moore the loss.

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<![CDATA[Report: Former 49ers GM Trent Baalke Hired by the NFL]]>Sun, 06 Aug 2017 21:54:58 -0700
The much-maligned Baalke will wear a number of different hats in his new gig with the National Football League...]]>
<![CDATA[A's Score Season High in Comeback Win Over Angels]]>Sun, 06 Aug 2017 21:54:30 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/as-0806.jpg
It took them four-plus hours and 18 hits to pull it off, but the A’s completed one crazy comeback victory Sunday at Angel Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Parker, Samardzija Lead Giants Past Diamondbacks]]>Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:26:16 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0806.jpg
Jarett Parker homered and Jeff Samardjiza was solid on the hill to lead the Giants past the Diamondbacks Sunday afternoon in San Francisco.

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<![CDATA[Giants Dominate A's to Split Bay Bridge Series]]>Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:21:21 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-us.jpg
Behind eight strong innings on the hill and even a home run at the plate from Ty Blach, the Giants cruised in the finale of the Bay Bridge Series.

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<![CDATA[A's Rookie Pitcher Dominates in Win Over Giants]]>Wed, 02 Aug 2017 23:58:30 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mattmoore-sad-healyhr-usatsi.jpg
The Giants' offense didn't make the trip across the Bay Bridge and Matt Moore wasn't sharp as the A's beat the Giants 6-1 Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[Paralyzed Cal Rugby Player Remains Focused on Future]]>Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:57:57 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/paylor-0801.jpg
His life changed in an instant. UC Berkeley rugby player Robert Paylor walked out on the field during a championship match in May and was carried off paralyzed. Since then, the 20-year-old has never looked back....

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<![CDATA[Bay Bridge Series: Giants' Bats Explode in Win Over A's]]>Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:52:10 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-as-0801.jpg
Bruce Bochy was a bit cryptic before Tuesday’s game, saying staffers would meet Wednesday to discuss playing time over the final two months. This was a good night, then, to break out the big bat.

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<![CDATA[Steph Curry Making Pro Golf Debut at Hayward Tourney]]>Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:27:23 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Steph_Curry_Making_Pro_Golf_Debut_at_Hayward_Tourney.jpg
Warriors star Steph Curry is making his professional golfing debut this week in the Web.com Tour's Bay Area stop. The Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae starts Thursday, but Curry, who has received a sponsor's...]]>
<![CDATA[MLB-Worst Giants Lose to A's in Battle of the Bay Opener]]>Mon, 31 Jul 2017 23:54:41 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kontos-semiengrandslam-ao.jpg
Matt Cain allowed just two runs in five innings, but Marcus Semien's grand slam off George Kontos was too much for the Giants to overcome.

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<![CDATA[Giants Blow Lead in Ninth, Fall to Dodgers in Extras]]>Sun, 30 Jul 2017 21:29:40 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/191*120/giants-0730.jpg
Madison Bumgarner dominated for seven innings. Conor Gillaspie was clutch yet again. But, none of that mattered in a Giants loss Sunday.

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<![CDATA[A's Walk Off on Twins for Second Consecutive Day]]>Sun, 30 Jul 2017 18:12:05 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/yonder-alonso-athletics-twins-usatsi.jpg
The A's scored twice in the eighth and walked off for a second day in a row as they beat the Twins 6-5 in extras Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[JaVale McGee Will Re-Sign With Warriors: Report]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:27:42 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/javale-mcgee-warriors-preseason-oct6-2016-usatsi.jpg
JaVale McGee isn't going anywhere. McGee will re-sign with the Warriors, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes.

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<![CDATA[Former 49er Colin Kaepernick May Land With Ravens]]>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 08:39:16 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Jobless_Colin_Kaepernick_Hands_Out_Suits_at_NYC_Parole_Offic.jpg
Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh says Joe Flacco will miss at least the first week of training camp because of a back injury.

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<![CDATA[Casilla Gives Up Two Homers in Ninth, A's Lose to Blue Jays]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:43:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/smoak.jpg
The A's were on their way to a 2-0 win until two swings of the bat against Santiago Casilla gave the Blue Jays a walk-off win.

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<![CDATA[Samardzija Dials Up 7 Strong Innings as Giants Top Pirates]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:05:50 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/samardzija-batting-pirates-usatsi.jpg
Jeff Samardzija allowed just one run of seven innings and Brandon Belt drove in the go-ahead run late to lift the Giants past the Pirates 2-1.

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<![CDATA[Listless Giants Roughed Up by Pirates in Series Opener]]>Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:02:01 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mccutchenhomer-giants-ap.jpg
The Pirates scored twice in the first, four more in the second and Bruce Bochy was ejected as the Giants lost 10-3 on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Chapman Homers Again, But A's Fall to Blue Jays]]>Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:59:39 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/donaldsonscores-usatsi.jpg
Rookie Matt Chapman homered for the third straight game, but it wasn't enough as the Blue Jays beat the A's 4-2 Monday in Toronto.

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<![CDATA[Blach Knocked Around as Giants Drop Three of Four to Padres]]>Sun, 23 Jul 2017 16:20:53 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/wil-myers-homer-posey-ap.jpg
Eduardo Nunez collected three hits Sunday, but the Padres tallied five runs off Ty Blach as the Giants dropped the finale 5-2.

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<![CDATA[Homers Hurt Bumgarner as Giants Lose to Padres]]>Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:22:58 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bum-rcap-ap1.jpg
Madison Bumgarner returned home, but was once again hampered by two home runs by the Padres in a 5-2 loss on Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Posey Comes Through in a Pinch, Lifts Giants Over Indians]]>Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:36:12 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/posey-giants.jpg
Bruce Bochy sent Buster Posey up to pinch-hit in the eighth and it paid off as the All-Star delivered a two-run double to lift the Giants.

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<![CDATA[Sonny Gray Keeps Dealing, A's Avoid Sweep With Win Over Rays]]>Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:44:17 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sonny-recap-us1.jpg
Sonny Gray's time in Oakland may be coming to an end. For the time being though, he's looking every part of an ace.

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<![CDATA[Giants Walk Off on Indians in 10 Innings to Snap Skid]]>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:36:56 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/nunezscores-usatsi.jpg
The Giants put an end to their three-game losing streak Tuesday night thanks to a walk-off win over the Indians.

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<![CDATA[Casilla Blows Save, A's Drop Stunner to Rays]]>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:41:46 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/raysscore-usatsi.jpg
Santiago Casilla was one out away from saving the game, but the Rays rallied for two runs to stun the A's on Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Errors Doom Giants in 5-3 Loss to Indians]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 22:08:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/moore-righetti-posey-ap1.jpg
The Giants lost their sellout streak Monday night. That part was new. The part about losing on the field was not.

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<![CDATA[Giants Fail to Sell Out for First Time in Seven Years]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 21:54:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/indians-emptyseats-usatsi.jpg
The San Francisco Giants' disappointing 2017 season took another loss Monday night...

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<![CDATA[Giants Open Second Half With Series Loss to Padres]]>Sun, 16 Jul 2017 16:35:27 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-recap-us1.jpg
After winning their first game out of the All-Star break, the Giants started off the second half with a series loss to the Padres, falling 7-1 in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Curry Heads List of Stars at Tahoe's Celebrity Golf Tourney]]>Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:34:08 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/steph-curry-golf.jpg
Stephen Curry will be among the 90-plus celebrities converging on South Lake Tahoe this weekend, and he's out for revenge...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Win Best Team at 2017 ESPYs]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:48:19 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/warriors-us.jpg
The Warriors took home the largest team honor at the 25th ESPYs on Wednesday night after winning the NBA title for the 2016-17 season.

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<![CDATA[Giants Sending Cain to Bullpen to Make Space for Bumgarner]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 20:13:03 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/184*120/matt-cain.jpg
Madison Bumgarner is ready to return from a lengthy stint on the DL and Bruce Bochy revealed his plans on Wednesday morning...

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<![CDATA[49ers' Bowman on His Game for Rise Against Hunger Event]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:43:34 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bowman-united-0712.jpg
He plays the game with ferocity, tackles rehab with tenacity and scoops rice with velocity. 49ers linebacker Navorro Bowman, who is coming back from a torn Achilles tendon, says he'll be ready for the 2017...

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<![CDATA[Bumgarner His Old Self in Potential Final Tuneup in San Jose]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 23:19:10 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/madbum-1-pav.jpg
It was a near blemish-less performance Monday night for Madison Bumgarner as he makes what many believe is his final rehab start...

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<![CDATA[Giants End First Half With Extra-Innings Loss to Marlins]]>Sun, 09 Jul 2017 18:14:39 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0709.jpg
The Giants' disappointing first half came to a close with a rough 10-8 loss as the Marlins went deep off George Kontos twice in the 11th inning.

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<![CDATA[A's Stifled by King Felix, Drop First Half Finale to Mariner]]>Sun, 09 Jul 2017 15:57:23 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-811464760.jpg
Felix Hernandez tossed six innings of two-hit baseball to guide the Mariners past the A's as the season turns to the All-Star Break.

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<![CDATA[A's Down Mariners for Melvin's 500th Win With Oakland]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 22:38:35 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/blackburn-us1.jpg
A's rookie Paul Blackburn went up against his former team in Seattle and tossed a gem over 7 2/3 innings for a win over the Mariners Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Quakes Player Rescued From Lake Tahoe Emerges From Coma]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 20:07:46 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/silva-0704.jpg
The San Jose Earthquakes say Matheus Silva has emerged from a coma, two days after the Brazilian defender was rescued from Lake Tahoe.

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<![CDATA[Stanford Alum Blends Playing, Coaching Pro Volleyball]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 20:08:56 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cook+beach+vb-0706.jpg
Professional volleyball has returned to the Bay Area for a second straight year with the San Francisco Open, where a new generation of players is looking to be the next Kerri Walsh-Jennings.

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<![CDATA[Bumgarner Bombed in Rehab Start for San Jose Giants]]>Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:49:54 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bum-fareed.jpg
It was a packed house at San Jose's Municipal Stadium on Wednesday night as San Francisco Giants star Madison Bumgarner made the first of his two scheduled rehab starts for the San Jose Giants.

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<![CDATA[Blach Goes Six Innings, Giants Outlast Tigers in Detroit]]>Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:27:34 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/blach-ty-us.jpg
The Giants led by five runs until the Tigers plated four of their own to make things interesting Wednesday night in Detroit...

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<![CDATA[Gray Sharp, Brugman Homers as A's Beat White Sox]]>Wed, 05 Jul 2017 18:17:27 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/brugman-homer-ap.jpg
Jed Lowrie picked up three hits, Jaycob Brugman homered and Sonny Gray went six strong as the A's beat the White Sox 7-4 Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Alonso Belts Two Homers, A's Win in Walkoff to Snap Skid]]>Tue, 04 Jul 2017 21:06:45 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/alonso-hr-whitesox-july4-2017-ap1.jpg
Yonder Alonso homered twice and the A's picked up Santiago Casilla by walking off with a win over the White Sox on the Fourth of July.

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<![CDATA[Quakes Player Critical After Being Pulled From Lake Tahoe]]>Tue, 04 Jul 2017 16:04:33 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/silva-0704.jpg
San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Matheus Silva had to be pulled out of the water while swimming in Lake Tahoe and is in critical condition at a Reno hospital, the club announced Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[A's Shut Down by Rodon, Drop Sixth Straight]]>Mon, 03 Jul 2017 22:00:55 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/melky-frazier-whitesox-athletics-ap.jpg
Carlos Rodon struck out 10 A's batters in 6.1 inning as the White Sox handed Oakland their sixth straight loss on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Native Captures Women's PGA Championship]]>Sun, 02 Jul 2017 20:11:35 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/danielle+kang-0702.jpg
San Francisco native Danielle Kang birdied the final hole to win the KPMG Women's PGA Championship on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title, edging defending champion Brooke Henderson at Olympia Fields...

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<![CDATA[Giants' Bumgarner Slated to Make Two Rehab Starts in SJ]]>Sun, 02 Jul 2017 19:23:26 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/187*120/bumgarner-0702.jpg
Madison Bumgarner is coming to the South Bay this week to start two games for the San Jose Giants as part of his rehab for a left shoulder injury he suffered earlier this season.

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<![CDATA[A's Slugger Yonder Alonso Named AL All-Star Reserve]]>Sun, 02 Jul 2017 18:19:49 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/alonso-happy-dugout-ap.jpg
The 2017 season has been a coming-out party for Yonder Alonso. On Sunday, the A's first baseman was named to his first career All-Star team.

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<![CDATA[A's Rally Falls Short, Swept by Braves at Home]]>Sun, 02 Jul 2017 17:44:56 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kurtsuzuki-braves-hr-ap.jpg
The A's and Braves both scored in the 11th inning and then Kurt Suzuki hit his second homer of the game in the 12th to lift Atlanta pulled out the win.

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<![CDATA[Giants' Posey Named Starting Catcher for NL All-Star Team]]>Sun, 02 Jul 2017 16:35:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/posey-0702.jpg
Not much has gone right for the Giants this season, but for 84 games, Buster Posey has been a consistent positive. On Sunday, he was rewarded.

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<![CDATA[Offense Leads Giants to Fourth-Straight Win]]>Fri, 30 Jun 2017 20:10:31 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-804962416.png
The Giants won their fourth-straight game Friday night as the bats broke out to the tune of two home runs and 18 hits in Pittsburgh, winning 13-5.

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<![CDATA[Giants Win the Marathon, Beat Rockies in 14 Innings]]>Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:15:33 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/gorkys-bochy-ap.jpg
After tying the game in the eighth, but leaving the go-ahead runs on base, the Giants beat the Rockies in 14 innings Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Healy's Grand Slam Powers A's Past Astros]]>Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:29:49 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/healy-as-postgame.jpg
Ryon Healy hit his first career grand slam in support of Sean Manea as the A's extended their winning streak to four games by beating the Astros...

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<![CDATA[Samardzija's Strong Outing Gets Giants Back on Winning Track]]>Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:39:27 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0626.jpg
Jeff Samardzija pitched 6 1/3 innings of two-run baseball to help the Giants snap a five-game losing streak...

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<![CDATA[Warriors' Draymond Green Wins Defensive Player of the Year]]>Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:52:41 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/177*120/draymond-0626.jpg
Two days after Draymond Green said he no longer cared about the Defensive Player of the Year award, the Warriors forward got it anyway.

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<![CDATA[Bumgarner Throws 3 No-Hit Innings in First Rehab Start]]>Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:47:55 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bum-us.jpg
For the first time in over two months Madison Bumgarner was on the hill to start a Giants game. But it wasn't close to the big leagues.

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<![CDATA[Giants Fall Again, Drop Series Against Braves]]>Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:18:06 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-recap-ap.jpg
The Giants finished a road trip 1-7 between Denver and Atlanta after Matt Cain and the bullpen was smacked around Thurday night.

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<![CDATA[Giants Fall to Braves on Walkoff Homer in 11th]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:21:59 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/giants-0621.jpg
For a team with such a poor record, the Giants actually have a decent number of late-inning comebacks on the road. There’s a caveat, however.

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<![CDATA[Sharks' Burns Wins Norris Trophy as NHL's Top Defenseman]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:11:06 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/burns-norris-trophy-usatsi.jpg
Brent Burns capped off a remarkable season for the Sharks by taking home the Norris Memorial Trophy as the NHL's top defenseman.

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<![CDATA[Slater's Homer Helps Giants End Seven-Game Skid]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:17:37 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/174*120/giants-0620.jpg
Trailing 2-0 in the eighth, rookie Austin Slater hit a three-run homer to propel the Giants past the Braves 6-3 on Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Bay Area Politicians Invite Warriors to Capitol Hill]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:07:18 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/pelosi-white-house-warriors-2015-usatsi.jpg
The Warriors have received an invitation to visit Washington, D.C. But it wasn't the much-debated invite from the White House...

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<![CDATA[Astros Club Three Homers, Snap A's Winning Streak]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 22:21:33 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/springer-correa-usatsi.jpg
Jake Marisnick, George Springer and Derek Fisher all went deep as the powerhouse Astros put an end to the A's four-game winning streak.

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<![CDATA[Giants Blanked by Braves in Seventh Straight Loss]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:08:42 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/carmago-braves-posey-ap.jpg
Johnny Cueto went seven straight innings on Monday, but the Giants offense mustered nothing as they lost for the seventh straight time.

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<![CDATA[Report: Kevin Durant Will Re-Sign With Warriors]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:01:11 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/durant-curry-laugh-stage.jpg
For many months, NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant has let it be known that he plans on staying with Golden State long-term...

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<![CDATA[Big Third Inning Propels A's to 4-Game Sweep of Yankees]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:11:12 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/as-0618.jpg
Another day, another tidy and well-rounded performance by the A’s. They completed a four-game sweep of the New York Yankees with a 4-3 victory in front of a crowd of 34,140, their biggest home crowd of...

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<![CDATA[As Crews Clean Up, Dub Nation Continues Celebration]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:59:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dubs+parade-0615.jpg
Cleaning up after more than a million people is quite the tall task, and city workers in Oakland were still at it late Thursday night after the Warriors championship parade and rally downtown.

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<![CDATA[Down by Eight, Giants Rally to Tie It, But Rockies Win in 10]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:07:14 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0615.jpg
Once down 9-1, the Giants rallied back and tied it up. But, that wasn't enough in a loss to the Rockies on the road.

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<![CDATA[Steph Curry Still is No. 1 in the Eyes of Dub Nation]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:10:33 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-696389476_594_screen.jpg
No scientific surveys were conducted, but based on crowd reaction during the Warriors championship parade Thursday, Steph Curry is still the most popular Warrior. At the parade, he gave Dub Nation even...

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<![CDATA[Curry Stands by Stance to Skip White House Visit With Trump]]>Wed, 14 Jun 2017 19:51:30 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/steph-obama-us.jpg
If the Warriors do ultimately decide to visit the White House as NBA champions, they will have to persuade their two-time MVP to join.

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<![CDATA[Royals Rough Up Cueto, Giants in Two-Game Sweep]]>Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:57:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-cueto-recap-ap.jpg
Johnny Cueto helped the Royals win the 2015 World Series, but on Wednesdsay his former team didn't let up in a Giants loss.

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<![CDATA[Giants Come Out Flat in 8-1 Loss to Royals]]>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 22:06:23 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0613.jpg
If you thought the Giants would get a spark from Monday night’s action across the bridge, well … Coming off their best offensive performance of the season, and an off day, the Giants again came out flat in...

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<![CDATA[Stanton, Marlins Rough Up Cotton, Trounce A's in Miami]]>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:41:59 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/stanton-hr-cotton-ap.jpg
Jharel Cotton allowed eight hits and five earned runs in five innings Tuesday as the Marlins beat the A's 8-1 in Miami.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Championship Parade Set for 10 a.m. Thursday]]>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 21:22:07 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dubs+parade+route.jpg
The Golden State Warriors' championship parade will take place Thursday morning through downtown Oakland, following the same route as the team's parade to celebrate the 2015 NBA title.]]>
<![CDATA[The Trilogy: Warriors Win Game 5, Capture NBA Title]]>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:49:04 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-695385280.jpg


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<![CDATA[Where to Watch Game 5 of the NBA Finals in the Bay Area]]>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 16:04:59 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/warriors+flag.jpg
Monday’s game at Oracle Arena may well be the toughest ticket in Bay Area sports history. So, for those unable to grab the high-money seats at the Warriors' arena in Oakland, here are some choice local spots to...

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<![CDATA[2 NBA Finals Tickets Up for Bid to Aid Young Entrepreneurs]]>Sun, 11 Jun 2017 23:57:59 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/warriors+flag.jpg
Two tickets to Monday's Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena in Oakland are up for auction, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Fans Giddy, Police Ready in Anticipation of Warriors Win]]>Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:08:10 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/oracle-warriors.jpg
Dub Nation is getting ready to celebrate a Warriors championship, and so is the city of Oakland. Police officials say they don't expect problems if the Warriors win it all Friday night, but they want to...

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<![CDATA[Giants Blow Lead, Beat Brewers in Extra Innings]]>Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:44:14 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/nunez-extras-instant-analysis.jpg
The Giants scored four runs in the 10th inning after Mark Melancon blew the save to prevail and leave Milwaukee with a series split...

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<![CDATA[Security Guard Levels Streaker on Miller Park Infield Dirt]]>Thu, 08 Jun 2017 15:43:45 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/streaker1.jpg
Hopefully it was an enjoyable jog for this streaker, who interrupted the Giants-Brewers game on Thursday, because it didn't end well...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Rally to Beat Cavs in Game 3 of NBA Finals]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 23:45:54 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-0607.jpg
The Golden State Warriors won for a record 15th straight time in the 2017 postseason Wednesday night, defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

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<![CDATA[Blach Roughed Up as Giants Drop Another in Milwaukee]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 20:17:08 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0607.jpg
Ty Blach was hit with five runs in six innings, and the Giants lineup continued to underwhelm on a trip to two of the better hitter’s parks in the National League in a 6-3 loss to the Brewers.

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<![CDATA[Khris Davis Drives in Two, Hahn Silences Jays in A's 4-1 Win]]>Tue, 06 Jun 2017 22:10:15 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rajaidavis-scores-bluejays-usatsi.jpg
Jesse Hahn allowed just one unearned run over six innings and Khris Davis drove in two runs as the A's beat Toronto for a second straight night.

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<![CDATA[Giants Unable to Solve Brewers' Anderson in 5-2 Loss]]>Tue, 06 Jun 2017 20:47:45 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0606.jpg
Chase Anderson entered Tuesday night’s game against the Giants riding back-to-back scoreless starts. This result, then, was just about as predictable as it gets.

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<![CDATA[Healy Goes Deep Twice to Power A's Past Toronto]]>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:56:46 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/healy-homer-bluejays-usatsi.jpg
Ryon Healy homered twice and drove in all five runs as the A's beat the Blue Jays 5-3 on Monday night at the Coliseum.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Watch Party for Game 3 at SF Civic Center]]>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 21:07:02 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Game2_1.jpg
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced Monday that Game 3 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday will be broadcast live on a jumbotron in Civic Center Plaza.

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<![CDATA[Ratings for NBA Finals Highest Since Jordan's Last Title]]>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 20:54:26 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/fans-sign-warriorscavs-2017-usatsi.jpg
Despite the Warriors cruising in the first two games of the 2017 NBA Finals, the ratings are the highest since 1998.

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<![CDATA[Hill, Samardzija Lead Giants Past Brewers]]>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:32:44 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/nunez-highfive-bochy-brewers-ap.jpg
Jeff Samardzija struck out 10 in 7.2 innings and Aaron Hill provided a two-run double as the Giants beat the Brewers 7-2 on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Sock Cavs in Game 2, Take Command in NBA Finals]]>Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:59:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-692353018_594_screen.jpg
The Golden State Warriors held the Cleveland Cavaliers at bay through the first three quarters of Game 2 Sunday night before pulling away in the fourth quarter to take a 2-0 series lead in the NBA Finals.

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<![CDATA[Apple Exec Says He Didn't Yell at Rihanna During NBA Game 1]]>Fri, 02 Jun 2017 11:55:26 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/rihanna1.PNG
It’s the gesture being tweeted around the world. Apple executive Eddy Cue, Senior VP of content, seemingly telling music superstar Rihanna to sit down at Thursday’s Warrior game.]]>
<![CDATA[Warriors Clobber Cavs in Game 1 of NBA Finals]]>Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:10:56 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/curry-warriors.jpg
Steph Curry and Kevin Durant combined for 66 points as the Warriors blew out the Cavs, 113-91, in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

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<![CDATA[Cotton, A's Drop Series Finale in Cleveland]]>Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:38:29 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cotton-jharel-green-day.jpg
Jharel Cotton allowed five runs (just one earned) over 5.2 innings, and the A's were shut out by the Indians on Thursday...

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<![CDATA[Mavericks Organizer Cancels Auction, Citing No Bidders]]>Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:21:28 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/surfing+.jpg
The future of the famed Mavericks big-wave surf contest has hit more turbulence.

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<![CDATA[Giants Have No Answer for Zimmerman's First-inning Homer]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 22:22:34 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-recap-ap.jpg
Ryan Zimmerman cranked a three-run homer off Matt Cain in the first inning, and the Giants could not find their way against Max Scherzer.

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<![CDATA[Five Takeaways From A's Skid-Busting Win Over Indians]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 19:15:53 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/pinder-celebration-hr-indians-ap.jpg
Chad Pinder's power surge continued on Wednesday as he crushed two home runs and drove in all three runs in the A's win over Cleveland.

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<![CDATA[Day After Brawl, Morse Placed on Concussion DL by Giants]]>Tue, 30 May 2017 23:43:44 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/morse-brawl-usatsi.jpg
It originally appeared that there were no injuries from the brawl on Monday, but that changed minutes before Tuesday's game.

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<![CDATA[Five Takeaways From Giants' 6-3 Loss to Nats]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 00:20:43 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rags-posey-samardzija-nationals-usatsi.jpg
Jeff Samardzija last just four innings Tuesday night as the Nationals made him work and went on to beat the Giants 6-3.

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<![CDATA[Gray Rocked by Indians, A's Hitters Tie Club Record for Ks]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 00:22:53 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sonnygray-melvin-cleveland-ap.jpg
Sonny Gray came back down to earth on Tuesday as the Indians tagged him for seven runs in a 9-4 loss to Cleveland.

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<![CDATA[Giants' Hunter Strickland Suspended Six Games After Brawl]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 00:18:47 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/689831864.jpg
San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland received a six-game suspension for his part in a benches-clearing brawl Monday against the Washington Nationals, according to Major League Baseball.

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<![CDATA[NBA Finals Prediction: Only Two Games in Cleveland]]>Tue, 30 May 2017 15:22:52 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/steph-lebron-christmas-hug.jpg
OAKLAND -- The series for which we have yearned has arrived, and about as quickly as possible. The speed with which the Warriors and Cavaliers spent the playoffs racing toward each other speaks to the...

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<![CDATA[Mengden Exits Early as A's Fall in Cleveland]]>Mon, 29 May 2017 18:00:11 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/173*120/as-indians-0529.jpg
Carlos Carrasco won his third straight decision, Edwin Encarnacion hit one of Cleveland's three solo home runs and the Indians defeated the Oakland Athletics 5-3 on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Brawl Overshadows Giants' Shutout Loss to Nationals]]>Mon, 29 May 2017 16:48:15 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/harper-fight-giants-usatsi.jpg
The Giants lost to the Nationals on Monday afternoon, but the outcome took a backseat to fight between Hunter Strickland and Bryce Harper.

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<![CDATA[Punches Thrown, Benches Clear in Giants-Nationals Game]]>Tue, 30 May 2017 10:22:09 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants+fight.jpg
In their first matchup since the 2014 postseason, Hunter Strickland hit Bryce Harper, setting off a epic fight Monday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Warriors' Kerr: 'I'm Not Well Enough to Coach a Game']]>Mon, 29 May 2017 15:13:31 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kerr-steve-side-profile.jpg
Mike Brown missed Warriors practice on Monday, so Steve Kerr spoke to the media and answered many questions about his health...

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<![CDATA[Warriors' Thompson Has a Game Plan for Slowing Cavs' Irving]]>Sun, 28 May 2017 19:48:34 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/klay-kyrie-2016-nbafinals-ap.jpg
Kyrie Irving heads into the 2017 NBA Finals on a roll. It will be up to Klay Thompson to slow him down and he has an idea of how to do that.

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<![CDATA[Giants Top Braves 7-1 in Series Finale]]>Sun, 28 May 2017 23:40:03 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/giants-0528.jpg
The Giants scored twice in the first, four times in the second and once more in the third as they went on to beat the Braves 7-1 Sunday at AT&T Park. Coming off a rough start against the Cubs...

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<![CDATA[Samardzija, Giants Unable to Salvage Split vs. Cubs]]>Thu, 25 May 2017 18:36:27 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/samardzija-jeff-giants-meeting-mound.jpg
Jeff Samardzija only allowed three runs over seven innings, but the Giants only scored once in the series finale in Chicago...

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<![CDATA[Giants' Rally Falls Short in 5-4 Loss to Cubs]]>Wed, 24 May 2017 20:20:12 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/arroyo-down.jpg
Matt Moore pitched into the seventh inning and the Giants fought back in the ninth inning, but it wasn't enough in a loss to the Cubs.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Shark Nabby in the Playoffs ... Guiding Barracuda Goalies]]>Wed, 24 May 2017 21:19:44 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/nabokov+1-0524.jpg
Even though the San Jose Sharks are long gone from the postseason, some familiar faces that formerly roamed the Shark Tank ice are still involved in a race for a cup.

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<![CDATA[Gray Fans 11, Davis Homers in A's 4-1 Win Over Marlins]]>Wed, 24 May 2017 18:34:36 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/lowrie-khrisdavis-hr-marlins-ap.jpg
Sonny Gray finished one strikeout shy of his career-high and Khris Davis launched his 14th homer as the A's beat the Marlins Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Hahn Hit Hard Before Injury, A's Drop Slugfest to Miami]]>Tue, 23 May 2017 23:33:31 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ichiro-scores-athletics-ap.jpg
Jesse Hahn's had a night to forget Tuesday as he was hammered by the Marlins and left with an injury in the A's 11-9 loss.

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<![CDATA[Five Takeaways From Giants' 4-1 Loss to Cubs]]>Tue, 23 May 2017 19:37:04 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cueto-mad-cubs-may23-ap.jpg
Johnny Cueto gave up homers to Kyle Schwarber, Jason Heyward and Anthony Rizzo as the Cubs beat the Giants 4-1 Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Raiders Lobby For Oakland Coliseum Deal Through 2019]]>Tue, 23 May 2017 19:34:06 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/raiders-coliseum.jpg
Raiders owner Mark Davis is asking Oakland and Alameda County officials for three more years at the Coliseum before he and his team bolt to Las Vegas.

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<![CDATA[Five Takeaways From Giants' 6-4 Win Over Cubs]]>Mon, 22 May 2017 22:50:22 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/panik-giants-instant-replay.jpg
The Giants muscled up with Joe Panik leading the charge while Ty Blach was solid in a win against the World Champion Chicago Cubs...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Sweep Spurs, Advance to Third Straight NBA Finals]]>Mon, 22 May 2017 22:57:57 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-0522.jpg
The Golden State Warriors made it three sweeps in a row and advanced to the NBA Finals for the third straight year with a victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals on...

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<![CDATA[Deeper Raiders Offense May be in NFL's Top Five]]>Mon, 22 May 2017 08:08:51 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/KahrnKoopr.jpg
Raiders offense may be able to withstand injuries better in coming season

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<![CDATA[Paralyzed Cal Rugby Player's High School Wins National Title]]>Sun, 21 May 2017 21:43:13 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/jesuit+rugby-0521.jpg
The former high school team of a Cal rugby player who was paralyzed during a game earlier this month arrived home in Sacramento on Sunday carrying a national championship trophy.

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<![CDATA[Popovich: Kawhi 'Likely' Out for Game 4 vs. Warriors]]>Sun, 21 May 2017 20:37:31 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kawhi-sad-game3-usatsi.jpg
Kawhi Leonard has missed the last two games of the Western Conference Finals, and according to Gregg Popovich, the MVP candidate won't play in Game 4.

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<![CDATA[Giants Install Barriers Outside AT&T Park's Main Gate]]>Fri, 19 May 2017 00:17:24 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/05-17-2017-att-barriers.jpg
The San Francisco Giants have started placing thick barriers in front of the main entrance at AT&T Park at Third and King streets to protect their fans. The move comes in the wake of recent attacks...

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<![CDATA[2017 Preakness Stakes: How to Watch]]>Fri, 19 May 2017 14:47:43 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_17137818364144.jpg
The 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes is on Saturday, beginning at 6:48 p.m. ET on NBC (your station's name here).

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<![CDATA[Gray Strikes Out Eight, A's Go Deep to Take Down Red Sox]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 22:39:14 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/as-recap-us.jpg
Sonny Gray earned his first win of the year with six solid inning and the A's used a trio of homers in a win over the Red Sox Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Board OKs Conditional Lease for Raiders Stadium in Las Vegas]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 15:29:32 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/raiders-vegas.jpg
The public entity that oversees the proposed stadium where the Raiders want to start playing in 2020 has approved a conditional lease agreement for the facility.

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<![CDATA[Warriors: Steve Kerr Will Travel With Team to San Antonio]]>Wed, 17 May 2017 21:56:04 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kerr-tie-sager.jpg
Steve Kerr did not travel to Utah for Games 3 and 4 of the Western Conference Semifinals. But he's feeling better now...

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<![CDATA[Barry Bonds Going on Giants' Wall of Fame]]>Wed, 17 May 2017 21:57:46 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bonds-legends-wall.jpg
To be honored, a player must spend nine seasons with the Giants or five seasons with at least one All-Star selection...

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Knock Around Cueto, Snap Giants' Win Streak]]>Wed, 17 May 2017 21:58:04 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/belling-kershaw-giants-may17-2017-ap1.jpg
On Sept. 29, 2015, with the Giants threatening to get back into a division race that had seemed lost, Clayton Kershaw took the mound at AT&T Park. He pitched a shutout, struck out 13, and clinched an NL...

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<![CDATA[Joyce, Canha Homer in Ninth to Rescue A's in Seattle]]>Tue, 16 May 2017 23:46:26 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rajai-joyce-homer-seattle-usatsi.jpg
The bullpen had blown a 4-1 lead, but Matt Joyce and Mark Canha hit huge home runs in the ninth as the A's pulled out a 9-6 win over the Mariners.

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<![CDATA[Blach, Bullpen Shut Down Dodgers, Giants Win Fifth Straight]]>Tue, 16 May 2017 23:47:05 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-dodgers-0516.jpg
This winning streak is curing a lot of ills, and you can add this to the list: For the first time this season, the Giants got a win out of their No. 1 starter spot.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Win Running Away in Game 2 vs. the Spurs]]>Tue, 16 May 2017 23:59:22 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-0516.jpg
The Golden State Warriors were in control from the start and defeated the San Antonio Spurs running away in Game 2 of their Western Conference Finals series.

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<![CDATA[Manaea Hit Hard Early, A's Rally Falls Just Short]]>Mon, 15 May 2017 23:49:40 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/manaea-vogt-mariners-may15-2017-ap.jpg
Sean Manaea gave up four early runs and the A's couldn't recover as the Mariners held on for a 6-5 win in Seattle on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Offense, Cain Power Giants Past Dodgers]]>Mon, 15 May 2017 23:35:11 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/arroyo-nunez-giants-dodgers-usatsi.jpg
Eduardo Nunez drove in three runs and Buster Posey homered as the Giants pounded the Dodgers in the series opener on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Giants Place Hunter Pence on Disabled List]]>Mon, 15 May 2017 23:51:05 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/hunter-pence.jpg
A day after achieving their first winning streak of the 2017 season, the Giants placed Hunter Pence on the 10-day disabled list...

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<![CDATA[Giants Offense Shows Pop vs. Reds as Win Streak Hits Three]]>Mon, 15 May 2017 00:10:09 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/giants-0514.jpg
It took a while, but the Giants are starting to check items off a pretty standard to-do list. On May 14, they clinched their first three-game winning streak of the season. In his eighth start, Jeff Samardzija...

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<![CDATA[Giants Waste Homers From Span and Belt, Fall to Reds]]>Thu, 11 May 2017 22:08:15 -0700http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-ir-ap.jpg
The Giants battled the Reds all game long until they lost the lead in the eighth inning and couldn't fight back Thursday night at AT&T Park...

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