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Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar
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Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar

Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended 10 games for using a foreign substance during Wednesday's game against the Red Sox at Fenway Park. Read »

4 hours ago
Plaintiff Settles Civil Suit vs. 49ers’ Aldon Smith

Plaintiff Settles Civil Suit vs. 49ers’ Aldon Smith

One of two men who filed suit against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith and former 49er Delanie... Read »

28 minutes ago
Smith faces possible misdemeanor charge from airport incident

Smith faces possible misdemeanor charge from airport incident

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office announced that Aldon Smith will face a possible misdemeanor charge... Read »

4 hours ago
Late-Season Matchups vs. Seahawks a Blessing for 49ers

Late-Season Matchups vs. Seahawks a Blessing for 49ers

By late November meeting with Seattle, 49ers linebacking corps would be at full strength Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Shooting Hoops at Oracle Arena Before Warriors-Clippers Game

Shooting Hoops at Oracle Arena Before Warriors-Clippers Game

NBC Bay Area's Bob Redell shoots hoops - and misses a bunch of them - before Thursday night's... Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
Raiders Reportedly Like Michigan Tackle Lewan

Raiders Reportedly Like Michigan Tackle Lewan

Most analysts rate Lewan as the No. 3 offensive tackle, behind Robinson and Matthews Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Veteran announcer Larry Collmus has called the Kentucky Derby for NBC Sports for the past three years, but this year... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger

Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger

The Golden Oldies, the Miami Heat's senior hip hop ensemble, are just as passionate about their booty shaking... Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
New York Yankee Starter Ejected for Pine Tar

New York Yankee Starter Ejected for Pine Tar

Michael Pineda was ejected for using a foreign substance less than two weeks after appearing to get away with it in... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Michael Phelps Returns to Competitive Swimming

Michael Phelps Returns to Competitive Swimming

Michael Phelps is making a comeback after nearly two years out of the pool for the simplest of reasons: He... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Lloyd Eager to Show 49ers He's an Impact Player

Lloyd Eager to Show 49ers He's an Impact Player

With Patton and an expected rookie on the roster, it's possible Lloyd will get few chances to produce Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Raiders' New

Raiders' New "Old" Guys Hope to Spark Winning Attitude

Players such as Tuck, Woodley and Jones-Drew say Oakland can be a much better team in 2014 Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Marleau's OT Goal Gives Sharks 3-0 Series Lead

Marleau's OT Goal Gives Sharks 3-0 Series Lead

After two fairly easy victories in the first two games against Los Angeles, Patrick Marleau’s overtime goal gave the... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Albert Pujols hit the 500th home run of his career Tuesday night, becoming the 26th player in major league... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
10 Years Later, Pat Tillman Death Still Inspires Students

10 Years Later, Pat Tillman Death Still Inspires Students

Tuesday marks the 10th anniversary of the death of Pat Tillman, the NFL star from San Jose who passed up a lucrative... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Buffalo Bills Cheerleaders Follow Raiderettes in Wage Suit

Buffalo Bills Cheerleaders Follow Raiderettes in Wage Suit

Three months after the first Oakland Raiderette sued the Raiders football team, five former... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Boston Marathon Winner’s Family Crowded Around Small Computer to Witness History

Boston Marathon Winner’s Family Crowded Around Small Computer...

Meb Keflezighi’s parents and sister huddled around a small computer screen inside their Chula Vista... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
James' Talents Have Been Wasted With 49ers

James' Talents Have Been Wasted With 49ers

Team's backfield is crowded now with Marcus Lattimore added into mix with Frank Gore, Kendall Hunter and James Read »

Apr 22, 2014
For Short Term, Raiders Improved in Free Agency

For Short Term, Raiders Improved in Free Agency

Big question marks hover over the roster, but McKenzie's moves in free agency have gotten some good reviews Read »

Apr 22, 2014
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