The Sharks have had trouble holding early leads and Thursday wasn't any different as the Blue Jackets came from behind twice to win 5-4.
Hunter Strickland ran a little hot after Omar Infante took him deep in Game 2, but a day later he showed nothing but respect for his opponents.
The A’s and San Jose agreed on a new seven-year deal to continue negotiations on a potential ballpark, hoping to stay in the Bay Area.
Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum went for an MRI on his lower back Thursday, but threw the ball later in the day and felt good about his prognosis.
Hunter Strickland might've shown that he isn’t prepared to pitch on this stage. But Bruce Bochy applauded the rookie for owning his actions.