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ALAMEDA – NFL starters typically see the most action of the preseason in the third game. They often play into the third quarter of a game considered a regular-season dress rehearsal. Coaches don’t game plan extensively for this game, but they treat it like a game week in...
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Zack Greinke lowered his major league-best ERA to 1.61 while leading Los Angeles to its first sweep of a series in Cincinnati since a three-game set in July 2009.
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Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the name "Chocolate Thunder," has died at the age of 58.
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Dan Haren is 8-8 with a 3.76 ERA, while Madison Bumgarner is 15-6 with a 3.02 ERA...
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A sprained ankle won't keep Matt Duffy from playing third base, as Madison Bumgarner and the Giants look to take the rubber match from the Cubs...
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When it comes to defensive positioning and decision-making, few NHL defensemen are better than Marc-Edouard Vlasic. But he wasn’t quite as strong last year as he was in 2014-15...
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Most of the A’s top-rated prospects are not ready. But Insider Joe Stiglich lays out a list of players we could see when rosters expand Sept. 1...
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For as long as Ahmad Brooks is not with the 49ers, the team figures to lean on the combination of Aaron Lynch, Eli Harold and Corey Lemonier, as well as elaborate blitzes...
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Ahmad Brooks was charged with misdemeanor sexual battery. Why hasn't he been cut? In all likelihood, the 49ers are gathering information...
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Roy Helu certainly belongs on the Raiders' roster. But as Jack Del Rio made clear on Wednesday, the running back needs to make up for lost time...
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It seems like half the clubhouse is "day to day" right now, but nevertheless, the Giants still found a way to get a win over the Cubs Wednesday.
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