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<![CDATA[Durant Addresses Scuffles With Westbrook After Warriors Loss]]>Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:56:05 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/westbrook-durant-ap.jpg
Tensions simmered between Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook on Wednesday. Afterwards, the Warriors forward explained what happened...

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<![CDATA[Jones Strong in Goal as Sharks Top Coyotes, Snap 3-Game Skid]]>Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:08:29 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/sharks-1122.jpg
Martin Jones was stellar in net, making goals by Logan Couture, Joel Ward and Joe Thornton hold up to help San Jose end a three-game losing streak.

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<![CDATA[Westbrook Goes Off as Thunder Blows Out Warriors]]>Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:56:14 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/161*120/warriors-1122.jpg
This was Russell Westbrook's moment as the reigning MVP put it into full throttle to lead the Thunder past the Warriors in a tense battle Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Two Donskoi Goals Not Enough as Sharks Fall to Ducks in SO]]>Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:59:52 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks-postgame.jpg
The losing streak reaches three games as the Sharks fall in a shootout to the rival Ducks...

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<![CDATA[Special Olympics Floor Hockey Event Lifts Sharks' Spirit]]>Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:18:40 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks_special_1120_833584.JPG
The San Jose Sharks on Sunday took a much needed break from what turned out to be a rough week in their NHL schedule. For the second consecutive year, Sharks players and coaches took to the hardwood for...

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<![CDATA['A Gold Medal is Insane:' Tahoe Gold Medalist Maddie Bowman]]>Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:33:00 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0119-110317-OLY-MADDIE-BOWMAN-TEXT-V4-REWRAP_1200x675_1088323651771.jpg
Bowman’s favorite memory from the Olympics is when she came home. “They hosted a parade from the high school in South Lake to Sierra Tahoe our home mountain, and the community like came...]]>
<![CDATA[Curry Scores 39, Warriors Fight Off Nets' Rally in Brooklyn]]>Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:40:42 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-1119.jpg
The Warriors led by as many as 28 points and nearly saw it all evaporate against the Nets on the road. But, the champs prevailed in the end with a 118-111 win.

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<![CDATA[Luongo Picks Up a Career First in Panthers Win Over Sharks]]>Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:29:50 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/luongo_hertl_ap.jpg
The Sharks found the back of the net twice, but neither goal counted, and the Panthers skated away with a 2-0 win. 

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<![CDATA[Celtics Roar Back in the Third, Outlast Warriors in Boston]]>Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:16:54 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-1116.jpg
A big third quarter run by the Celtics got them back in the game, and it was just enough momentum to propel Boston on a win over the Warriors.

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<![CDATA[Conley's Rookie Season Comes to a Disappointing End]]>Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:27:14 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/174*120/conleygoesonir.jpg
The cornerback from Ohio State hasn't even practiced since early October

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<![CDATA[Warriors Run Away From Magic For Seventh Straight Win]]>Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:06:10 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/186*120/warriors-1113.jpg
Tied at halftime, the Warriors took over in the second half and went on to beat the Magic for their seventh straight win on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Sharks Score Twice in Third to Pull Out Win Over Kings in LA]]>Sun, 12 Nov 2017 23:55:11 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/karlsson-goal-sharks-kings-ap.jpg
Trailing 1-0 entering the third period, Melker Karlsson and Joel Ward netted goals to lift the Sharks past the Kings 2-1 on Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Soccer Fans in SJ React to Allegations Against FIFA Official]]>Sun, 12 Nov 2017 22:14:16 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/hope+solo-1112.jpg
The U.S. women's soccer team was in San Jose on Sunday night for a friendly against Canada, and there was still a buzz around recent sexual harassment allegations by Team USA's former goalkeeper Hope Solo.

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<![CDATA[Heartbreaking Loss for Goodwin Hours Before 49ers' First Win]]>Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:56:55 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Week_10_49ers_Giants_1.jpg
The 49ers won their first game of the season Sunday against the New York Giants, but their speedy receiver was still reeling from a tragic loss.

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<![CDATA[Steph Curry Questionable for Monday's Game Against Magic]]>Sun, 12 Nov 2017 17:18:24 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/curry-mouthpiece-usatsi.jpg
A day after taking a knee to his right thigh, Warriors point guard Steph Curry may not be able to suit up Monday against the Magic.

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<![CDATA[Brawl at 49ers Game Injures Officer, Results in 3 Arrests]]>Mon, 13 Nov 2017 23:53:28 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_levis_stadium_sanfrancisco.jpg
Three people were arrested at Sunday's game between the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara after refusing to leave their seats and getting into an altercation that left...

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<![CDATA[49ers Defend Reports of Low Attendance at Games]]>Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:49:19 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/23546960_10100275074666666_1536960784_o.jpg
The 49ers will try to break their losing streak when they take on the New York Giants this Sunday. You’ve probably noticed how empty Levi’s Stadium has appeared during recent games.

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<![CDATA[New A's Ballpark Would Put Bird Mecca at Risk: Expert]]>Thu, 09 Nov 2017 22:22:24 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/birdsballpark1109_714804.JPG
Concerns continue to pile up regarding the Oakland A's projected site for a new ballpark, and the latest involves birds.

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<![CDATA[Lightning Snaps Sharks' Winning Streak]]>Wed, 08 Nov 2017 22:23:02 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks_lightning_usatsi.jpg
The Sharks' season-long winning streak ends at four games, as the Lightning's dominant top line powered them to victory over San Jose.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Run Away From Wolves, Win Fifth Straight]]>Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:06:37 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/191*120/warriors-1108.jpg
Playing without Kevin Durant, the Warriors started off slow but pulled away from the T'Wolves in the second half and went on to blow them out.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Trudge Past Heat for Fourth Straight Win]]>Mon, 06 Nov 2017 23:40:59 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/warriors-1106.jpg
After looking really good on the road trip, the Warriors weren't clicking in their return home. But it was good enough to beat the Heat Monday.

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<![CDATA[Fed Up With Mass Shootings, Steve Kerr Takes on Gun Control]]>Mon, 06 Nov 2017 23:37:47 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kerr-sideangle-usatsi.jpg
Like many Americans, Steve Kerr has had enough with all the mass shootings plaguing the country. On Monday, he dove into problem-solving mode.

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<![CDATA[Carr Comes Out Throwing as Raiders Beat Dolphins]]>Sun, 05 Nov 2017 20:58:43 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/189*120/raiders+carr1.jpg
Raiders rebound from flat performance in loss at Buffalo last week

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<![CDATA[Lynch Scores Twice as Raiders Earn Big Win Over Dolphins]]>Sun, 05 Nov 2017 23:57:02 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/185*120/raiders+lynch-1105.jpg
Marshawn Lynch returned to Raiders after his one-game suspension and instantly provided a needed spark in a must-win game Sunday night in Miami.

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<![CDATA[Cueto Decides Not to Test Market, Will Stay With Giants]]>Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:59:01 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cueto-us_3.jpg
Johnny Cueto could have been a free agent yet again this winter. Instead, he'll be back in San Francisco for years to come...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Soar Past Spurs After Trailing by 19]]>Thu, 02 Nov 2017 23:05:24 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/warriors-1102.jpg
The Warriors hit the floor in San Antonio and immediately found themselves in a huge hole. And then, the champions showed up.

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<![CDATA[Fists Fly as Sharks Take Care of Predators, Win 3rd Straight]]>Wed, 01 Nov 2017 23:06:03 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks-recpa-ap.jpg
Emotions ran high Wednesday night in San Jose and in the end, the Sharks' offense did all the hitting with a solid win over the Predators at home.

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<![CDATA[Source: Giants' New Hitting Coach to Come From Astros Staff]]>Wed, 01 Nov 2017 22:07:27 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/powell-ap1.jpg
With the Giants shuffling their staff, they were in need of a new hitting coach. So they have plucked a man from one of the best offenses in baseball.

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<![CDATA[U.S. Halfpipe Skiing: Maddie Bowman]]>Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:47:01 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/470743611.jpg
Just one hundred days until the opening ceremony of the winter Olympics and with the games getting so close, we are checking in with athletes from Northern California.

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<![CDATA[Meet 2018 Winter Olympic Hopeful Nate Holland]]>Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:36:20 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/Nate_Holland1.jpg
Just one hundred days until the opening ceremony of the winter Olympics and with the games getting so close, we are checking in with athletes from Northern California.]]>
<![CDATA[U.S. Skiing: Meet 2018 Winter Olympic Hopeful Stacey Cook]]>Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:09:11 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Stacey+Cook.jpg
Just one hundred days until the opening ceremony of the winter Olympics and with the games getting so close, we are checking in with athletes from Northern California.

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<![CDATA[Sharks Ruin Marleau's Return, Beat Maple Leafs 3-2]]>Mon, 30 Oct 2017 21:46:31 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks-celebrate-goal-mapleleafs-usatsi.jpg
Rookie defenseman Tim Heed scored a tiebreaking goal on the power play early in the third period to spoil Patrick Marleau's return to San Jose by leading the Sharks to a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Beat Clippers for 11th Straight Time]]>Mon, 30 Oct 2017 21:57:00 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/durant-curry-celebrating-clippers-ap.jpg
The Warriors took one look at the new Clippers and promptly treated them as they did the old Clippers, rolling to a 141-113 win Monday night in Los Angeles.

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<![CDATA[Marleau's Absence Looms Large as Sharks Welcome Maple Leafs]]>Mon, 30 Oct 2017 17:10:54 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/marleau-patrick-leafs.jpg
It's far too early to say the Sharks erred in letting Patrick Marleau walk, but the risks of doing so have been on full display this season...

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<![CDATA[Couture's Clutch Goal Saves the Day in Sharks' Win]]>Sat, 28 Oct 2017 22:55:03 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*252/couture.jpg
The Sharks were all tied up late in the third period when Logan Couture came to the rescue and gave the team a road win in Buffalo.

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<![CDATA[Thornton's Goal in Boston Return Spoiled by Sharks' Loss]]>Thu, 26 Oct 2017 20:11:49 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks-recap-us.jpg
Joe Thornton returned to Boston Thursday night and the verteran showed the skills he still has on the ice. But, it wasn't the end result he hoped for.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Come Up Clutch, Get Past Raptors in Wild Win]]>Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:06:01 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/warriorswin2.jpg
It was far from perfect, but the Warriors played their best ball when it mattered most Wednesday to overcome the Raptors for a 117-112 win at Oracle Arena.

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<![CDATA[Thompson's Fire Relief Pledge 'Goes Way Beyond Basketball']]>Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:55:18 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/thompson-klay-presser-finals.jpg
When Klay Thompson takes the floor at Oracle Arena on Wednesday night, he will be playing for more than a victory. He's shooting for humanity...

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<![CDATA[Raiders Rally to Win on Game's Final Play]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 20:47:43 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/TDwynnyr.jpg
Raiders have two apparent TDs waved off in the final seconds before finally tying the game on Crabtree's TD catch and winning it on Tavecchio's extra-point kick

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<![CDATA[Raiders Snap Losing Streak With Last-Second Win Over Chiefs]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:16 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/raiders-1019.jpg
It took multiple tries and multiple flags in the final seconds, but the Raiders are officially back in the win column as they pulled off a 31-30 victory over the Chiefs with no time left in Oakland.

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<![CDATA[Montana: Clark Appreciates Support From Ex-49ers Teammates]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:50:54 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dwightjoe-ap_1.jpg
More than 35 players from the 49ers’ first Super Bowl champion will be in attendance on Sunday at Levi’s Stadium to show support for Dwight Clark, who revealed in March he was diagnosed with ALS.

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<![CDATA[Raiders' Marshawn Lynch Ejected for Pushing Referee]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:13:55 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/marshawn-1019.jpg
A wild scene took place in the second quarter at the Coliseum that ended with Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch leaving the building early.

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<![CDATA[Rockets Stun Warriors in 2017 Season Opener]]>Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:29:54 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-1017.jpg
After picking up their second championship rings in three seasons, the Warriors took the Oracle Arena court Tuesday night hoping to grab a win.

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<![CDATA[Sharks Offense Comes Alive in Victory Over Canadiens]]>Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:30:08 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks-canadiens-win-ap.jpg
The San Jose Sharks finally showed signed of offensive life, putting up a season-high five goals in a win over the Montreal Canadiens.

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<![CDATA[Raiders Come up Short Again, Lose Fourth Straight]]>Sun, 15 Oct 2017 15:59:53 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/kahrpikkboltz.jpg
Carr returns at quarterback, but Raiders offense still can't regain its explosive personality of 2016

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<![CDATA[Carr Returns, But Raiders Fall to Last Place in AFC West]]>Sun, 15 Oct 2017 15:51:22 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/raiders-postgame2.jpg
The return of Derek Carr did Oakland no good as the Chargers put together a final drive to beat the Raiders and send them into last place...

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<![CDATA[Beathard, 49ers Battle Back But Remain Winless]]>Sun, 15 Oct 2017 12:53:17 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/49ers-beathard.jpg
Coach Kyle Shanahan targeted Brian Hoyer to be his quarterback on the first day of free agency. On Sunday, Shanahan felt as if he had no choice but to officially admit his mistake. And the 49ers saw an immediate

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<![CDATA[Sharks Skate Past Sabres, Earn First Win of 2017 Season]]>Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:55:48 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharks-recap-us.jpg
The Sharks are in the win column. With a home victory over the Sabres in San Jose, the team can celebrate for the first time this season.

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<![CDATA[Former Giants Pitcher Noah Lowry Among Wildfire Evacuees]]>Mon, 09 Oct 2017 21:03:44 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/171*120/noah+lowry-1009.jpg
Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Noah Lowry and his family were among those who had to flee from the ferocious series of wildfires in Northern California.

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<![CDATA[Penn Confronts Angry Fans After Raiders' Third Loss in a Row]]>Sun, 08 Oct 2017 18:13:54 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/penn-twitter_1.jpg
The Raiders fell to 2-3 with their third straight loss Sunday. Things took a much different turn after the game in the parking lot too...

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<![CDATA[What's Wrong With the Raiders?]]>Sun, 08 Oct 2017 16:52:42 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/ejayysaked.jpg
Raiders fall behind early to Baltimore, as key fumble gives the Ravens an early touchdown

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<![CDATA[Raiders Unable to Overcome Early Deficit, Lose 3rd Straight]]>Sun, 08 Oct 2017 15:41:12 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-859124416_594_screen.jpg
This Raiders season started so well. The first two games went according to plan, easy victories that supported 2017’s lofty expectations.

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<![CDATA[Carr Quickly Returns to Raiders Practice, Ahead of Schedule]]>Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:44:40 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/carr-pratice.jpg
Dereck Carr was seen working during open portions of Thursday's practice, stretching with the team and making throws during individual drills...

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<![CDATA[Jones Allows 4 Goals, Sharks Fall to Flyers in Season Opener]]>Wed, 04 Oct 2017 21:31:32 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/sharks+flyers-1004.jpg
Martin Jones and the Sharks opened up their regular season slate with a 5-3 home loss in San Jose as they couldn't fight off the Flyers' attack.

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<![CDATA[Raiders' Carr Has Fracture in Back, May Miss 2-6 Weeks ]]>Mon, 02 Oct 2017 23:32:18 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/carr-injury-ap.jpg
A day after saying Derek Carr suffered back spasms, Jack Del Rio revealed that his quarterback actually suffered a transverse process fracture in his back.

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<![CDATA[Back Injury For Raiders' Carr Not Considered Long Term]]>Sun, 01 Oct 2017 17:49:49 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/raiders+carr-1001.jpg
Derek Carr surveyed his the pattern, and saw Raiders receivers covered well. The Pro Bowl quarterback tried to create space with his feet and tried to take off.

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<![CDATA[Same Story for 49ers: Close, But No Victory]]>Sun, 01 Oct 2017 16:29:09 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/fitztdvsninerzz.jpg
San Francisco defense is solid for most of the game until late in overtime

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<![CDATA[Raiders Lose Carr, Then Lose to Broncos]]>Sun, 01 Oct 2017 16:07:52 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/denkahrrr.jpg
Raiders can muster just one field goal in the second half

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<![CDATA[49ers Stunned by Cardinals in Overtime, Fall to 0-4]]>Sun, 01 Oct 2017 21:47:31 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Week4_49ers_Gallery_5.jpg
Robbie Gould and Phil Dawson traded field goals all day, but it was the Cardinals to got the final laugh as they beat the 49ers in OT on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Cain 'More Than Satisfied' in Final Big League Start]]>Sat, 30 Sep 2017 18:51:52 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cain-giants-12324.JPG
Matt Cain walked into the clubhouse Saturday morning and found himself confronted by … Matt Cain. A whole lot of Matt Cain.

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<![CDATA[Giants Pound Padres, Avoid 100 Losses]]>Fri, 29 Sep 2017 22:03:37 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giants-padres-09090909.JPG
The No. 1 overall pick is a nice prize in June, but the Giants took a step toward No. 2 on Friday night. They hammered the Padres 8-0 to kick off the final series of the year.

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<![CDATA[A's Winning Streak vs Rangers Ends at Seven ]]>Fri, 29 Sep 2017 21:52:15 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/Raul-a%27s.JPG
Raul Alcantara’s scoreless streak as a starter came to a halt Friday night, as did the A’s winning streak against the Rangers.

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<![CDATA[Manaea Solid as A's Top Rangers in Opener of Final Series]]>Thu, 28 Sep 2017 19:09:59 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/as-manaea-0928.jpg
The A's continued to play solid all around to round out the season and took down the Rangers 4-1 on the road Thursday night in Texas.

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<![CDATA[Sharks' Joel Ward Won't Kneel During Anthem]]>Thu, 28 Sep 2017 17:48:10 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/joel-ward.jpg
As the sports world comes together over how to properly affect change and elevate social justice, Joel Ward made a strong statement on Thursday...

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<![CDATA[Giants Blow Lead in Arizona, Suffer Loss No. 97]]>Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:14:21 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/samard.jpg
This nightmare season started in Arizona with a blown save. Wednesday’s result, then, was rather appropriate.

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<![CDATA[Canha, A's Walk Off on Mariners in Final Home Game of 2017]]>Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:14:52 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/as-recap-ap.jpg
The A's gave their fans a final home game to remember as Mark Canha's solo shot beat the Mariners Wednesday in Oakland.

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<![CDATA[Oakland A's Plan to Move Headquarters to Jack London Square]]>Wed, 27 Sep 2017 15:04:12 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/OaklandColiseumAs.png
Oakland Athletics executives have announced that they are moving the baseball team's headquarters to Jack London Square, effective in January.

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<![CDATA[Moore Rocked by Diamondbacks, Giants Lose Big]]>Tue, 26 Sep 2017 22:45:00 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/moore-bochy-ap.jpg
Matt Moore was hoping to carry momentum into the offseason, but his final start of the 2017 season lasted 1.1 innings as the D'backs beat the Giants 11-4.

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<![CDATA[A's Burned by Former Teammates, Lose to Mariners]]>Tue, 26 Sep 2017 22:46:59 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/178*120/as-mariners-0926.jpg
Yonder Alonso and Danny Valencia homered to lead the Mariners past the A's on Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Sharks' Ward Wouldn't Be Opposed to Kneeling During Anthem]]>Wed, 27 Sep 2017 16:37:53 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/joel-ward-sharks.jpg
Sharks forward Joel Ward told The Mercury News he might take a knee during the national anthem at an upcoming game, becoming the first NHL player to join the protests that started in the NFL and drew criticism...

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<![CDATA[Hundley, Pence Power Giants Past Diamondbacks]]>Mon, 25 Sep 2017 21:48:56 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/166*120/giants-0925.jpg
Nick Hundley drove in four runs and Hunter Pence homered as the Giants clobbered the D'backs 9-2 on Monday night in Arizona.

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<![CDATA[Mariners Club Four Home Runs, End A's 7-game Win Streak]]>Mon, 25 Sep 2017 21:50:40 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/gossett-homer-mariners-ap.jpg
The A's rode a wave of momentum into their series with the Mariners, but by the second inning, it was gone as the M's went on to win 7-1.

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<![CDATA[For Warriors' Draymond Green, Protests Can't Be Short-Lived]]>Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:53:16 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/draymond-teamusa-anthem-2016-usatsi.jpg
A day after hundreds of NFL players protested during the national anthem, Draymond Green made it clear why the conversation can't end anytime soon.

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<![CDATA[Majority of Raiders Sit, Link Arms During Anthem]]>Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:10:59 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/raiders-protest-ap.jpg
In the past, the Raiders have shy from protests as a team. But in the wake up Donald Trump's statements, that changed in a big way Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Raiders Fall Flat in Washington]]>Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:49:19 -0800https://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 23:09:15 -0800https://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 23:10:45 -0800https://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 21:06:36 -0800https://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 20:14:35 -0800https://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 18:20:56 -0800https://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 22:50:58 -0800https://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 22:52:21 -0800https://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 22:59:24 -0800https://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 22:59:52 -0800https://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 16:41:10 -0800https://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 14:35:18 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/lynch-titans.jpg
Beast Mode is a national brand, but Oakland is its capital and 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 13:04:17 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*160/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 21:21:27 -0800https://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 05:14:58 -0800https://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 19:02:42 -0800https://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 22:32:29 -0800https://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 20:00:36 -0800https://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]]>Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:04:51 -0800https://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 18:21:01 -0800https://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 22:10:47 -0800https://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 19:23:57 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*285/stephkap.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 16:44:42 -0800https://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 15:53:15 -0800https://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 22:24:26 -0800https://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 06:18:14 -0800https://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]]>Wed, 06 Sep 2017 23:07:08 -0800https://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 19:35:35 -0800https://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]]>Wed, 06 Sep 2017 23:07:47 -0800https://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 14:24:45 -0800https://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 20:31:10 -0800https://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 08:05:38 -0800https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/plane-moon-ap.jpg
The Federal Aviation Administration has determined that the Oakland Raiders' proposed stadium in Las Vegas would not be a hazard to aircraft.

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<![CDATA[Report: Raiders, Janikowski at 'Contractual Standoff']]>Mon, 04 Sep 2017 18:13:31 -0800https://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 19:34:29 -0800https://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 16:37:09 -0800https://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]]>Sun, 03 Sep 2017 23:06:11 -0800https://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 21:50:03 -0800https://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 21:34:06 -0800https://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 21:08:11 -0800https://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 22:00:24 -0800https://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 21:57:52 -0800https://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 19:43:58 -0800https://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 21:38:07 -0800https://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 21:56:37 -0800https://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 22:59:42 -0800https://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 19:38:54 -0800https://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 18:51:36 -0800https://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 10:16:12 -0800https://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 17:53:51 -0800https://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 17:54:20 -0800https://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 17:54:54 -0800https://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 17:56:33 -0800https://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 21:45:43 -0800https://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]]>Tue, 22 Aug 2017 23:03:51 -0800https://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]]>Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:03:25 -0800https://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 18:42:31 -0800https://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 15:28:50 -0800https://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 20:02:59 -0800https://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 15:26:58 -0800https://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]]>Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:06:05 -0800https://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 22:33:56 -0800https://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 21:31:32 -0800https://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 21:37:19 -0800https://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 20:54:58 -0800
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 20:54:30 -0800https://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]]>Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:26:16 -0800https://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 22:21:21 -0800https://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 22:58:30 -0800https://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 22:57:57 -0800https://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 22:52:10 -0800https://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 22:27:23 -0800https://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 22:54:41 -0800https://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 20:29:40 -0800https://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 17:12:05 -0800https://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 15:27:42 -0800https://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 07:39:16 -0800https://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 18:43:51 -0800https://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]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:05:50 -0800https://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]]>Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:02:01 -0800https://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 17:59:39 -0800https://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 15:20:53 -0800https://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 21:22:58 -0800https://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 19:36:12 -0800https://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 15:44:17 -0800https://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 22:36:56 -0800https://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 22:41:46 -0800https://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 21:08:51 -0800https://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 20:54:52 -0800https://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 15:35:27 -0800https://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 17:34:08 -0800https://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 22:48:19 -0800https://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 19:13:03 -0800https://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 18:43:34 -0800https://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 22:19:10 -0800https://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 17:14:39 -0800https://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 14:57:23 -0800https://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 21:38:35 -0800https://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 19:07:46 -0800https://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 19:08:56 -0800https://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 22:49:54 -0800https://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 22:27:34 -0800https://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 17:17:27 -0800https://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 20:06:45 -0800https://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 15:04:33 -0800https://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 21:00:55 -0800https://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 19:11:35 -0800https://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 18:23:26 -0800https://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 17:19:49 -0800https://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 16:44:56 -0800https://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.

Photo Credit: Joe Stiglich]]>
<![CDATA[Giants' Posey Named Starting Catcher for NL All-Star Team]]>Sun, 02 Jul 2017 15:35:52 -0800https://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 19:10:31 -0800https://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]]>Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:15:33 -0800https://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 20:29:49 -0800https://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 22:39:27 -0800https://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 19:52:41 -0800https://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 19:47:55 -0800https://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.

Photo Credit: Dalton Johnson]]>
<![CDATA[Giants Fall Again, Drop Series Against Braves]]>Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:18:06 -0800https://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 20:21:59 -0800https://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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