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Video: Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob lets out primal scream completing the Ice Bucket Challenge

Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob completed the Ice Bucket Challenge, joining in on the effort to raise awareness for ALS as he screamed after having ice water poured on him. Lacob proceeded to challenge president Rick Welts, general manager Bob Myers… Continue Reading →The post Video: Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob lets out primal scream completing the Ice Bucket Challenge appeared first on Inside the Warriors.
Sacramento Bee 51 mins ago
Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume

Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume

The San Francisco Giants on Wednesday became the first team since 1986 to win a protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won. Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria, center right, and San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy talk with the umpires and officials on the field after a heavy rain soaked Wrigley Field during the fifth inning of a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Chicago. The grounds crew works on the field after a heavy rain...

Jim Harbaugh ends open practice at Levi’s Stadium after 45 minutes

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me during Wednesday’s 45-minute open practice at Levi’s Stadium. THE GOOD 1. Tramaine Brock. Broke up a Colin Kaepernick pass that was intended for Quinton Patton. Patton ran a short comeback route. Brock jumped the route and easily knocked the ball away. About 15 minutes later Brock […]
Moss fights power skid with surge of run-generating walks

Moss fights power skid with surge of run-generating walks

Brandon Moss walked twice on Wednesday. He walked once on Sunday in Atlanta and three times on Saturday against the Braves. Meanwhile, he hasn’t had any hits over that stretch, going 0-for-12 since a single in the eighth inning last… Continue Reading →
Boston Globe 1 hour ago

Joe Thornton’s Sharks Captainship Revoked… For Now

It looks like “Jumbo Joe” Thornton will have to turn in his captain’s C as the San Jose Sharks report for training camp in September. He may get it back; he may not.

Video: A’s players Jonny Gomes and Jon Lester take ALS Challenge

From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at the Coliseum Gung-ho A’s outfielder Jonny Gomes does nothing by halves – he and Jon Lester took the Ice Bucket Challenge to promote ALS awareness today – and Gomes had a tractor of ice water dumped on them rather than a bucket. Thanks to Gomes for providing the video. A group of A’s execs and staffers led by A’s president Michael Crowley also took the challenge after the game.
Sacramento Bee 1 hour ago

Giants win protest, will finish game at Wrigley

The San Francisco Giants became the first team in 28 years to win a protest on Wednesday.
San Jose Mercury News 1 hour ago

Jim Harbaugh halts 49ers practice after Levi's Stadium sod problems

Poor conditions of Levi's Stadium sod cause Jim Harbaugh to cut short San Francisco 49ers' last public practice

Wild pitch: Field issues cause 49ers to halt Levi’s practice

It turns out that the grass isn’t always greener at a new stadium.

Surface issue: 49ers cut practice short because of field conditions at Levi’s

The 49ers ended their open practice at Levi’s Stadium after an hour today because of poor field conditions. Jim Harbaugh led the team off the field shortly after wide receiver Stevie Johnson slipped when he planted his foot while running an out route and came up limping. Earlier, wide receiver Bruce Ellington tweaked his left ankle when a chunk of grass gave way when he attempted to make a cut during an individual drill. Ellington briefly limped away before returning to practice. Both Johnson, who ran along the sideline following his fall, and Ellington appeared to be OK. The same, however,...
San Jose Mercury News 1 hour ago

Sod story: 49ers cut short practice after Levi s Stadium grass looks hazardous

Coach Jim Harbaugh cut short the 49ers' final public practice at Levi's Stadium on Wednesday after divots kept coming up and players such as Stevie Johnson kept loosing their footing on the 4-month-old sod.

Sod story: 49ers cut short practice after Levi’s Stadium grass looks hazardous

Coach Jim Harbaugh cut short the 49ers’ final public practice at Levi’s Stadium on Wednesday after divots kept coming up and players such as Stevie Johnson kept loosing their footing on the 4-month-old sod. Johnson wiped out making a cut… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News 1 hour ago

S.F. Giants win #TarpGate protest: Social media reaction

Teams will finish play Thursday afternoon after major league executives uphold San Francisco manager's complaint over Tuesday night's rain-delayed game at Chicago's Wrigley Field
Sacramento Bee 2 hours ago
A's stumble and must regroup with Angels coming

A's stumble and must regroup with Angels coming

This is a week when the Oakland Athletics could really use some momentum. The first-place Los Angeles Angels are coming to the Coliseum for a key weekend series in the heart of the stretch run. Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija, right, walks back to the mound after giving up a three run homer to the New York Mets' Lucas Duda, left, during the third inning of their interleague baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija throws in the first inning of their interleague baseball game against the New York...
Sacramento Bee 2 hours ago

Posey out with left hip ailment

San Francisco catcher Buster Posey was out of the lineup Wednesday night for the Giants' game against the Cubs with soreness in his left hip.

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