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Mijares, Sanchez close in on return to action
MLB.com Updated Mar 19, 2013
In addition to Pablo Sandoval, two other members of the Giants' projected Opening Day roster are striving to recover from injuries, left-hander Jose Mijares and switch-hitting backup catcher Hector Sanchez.Upvote Share Tweet
Panda's injured elbow complicated by bone spursMLB.com Mar 19, 2013The Giants have learned that their All-Star third baseman has not only an inflamed ulnar nerve in his right elbow, but also a bone spur in the back of his elbow that head athletic trainer Dave Groeschner described as "chronic."Upvote Share Tweet
Pagan inspired by legacy Clemente left on PRMLB.com Mar 19, 2013Roberto Clemente was well before Angel Pagan's time, but there is a link to the legend that keeps the greatest of all Puerto Rican ballplayers in the thoughts of the Giants' center fielder and leadoff man for Team Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Class…Upvote Share Tweet
How do seagulls know to show up in the ninth inning of a World Baseball Classic game?yahoo.com Mar 19, 2013SAN FRANCISCO - The arrival of hundreds of seagulls in the eighth and ninth innings of a San Francisco Giants game is not an uncommon sight at AT&T Park. The birds have become such a big problem that they've earned their own parody Twitter account and tUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Mar 19, 2013SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Late lineup addition Moises Sierra hit a tying RBI double in the fifth, Jose Reyes added a go-ahead single two batters later and the Dominican Republic reached the championship of the World Baseball Classic with a 4-1 win against the …Upvote Share Tweet
Dominican Republic Wins World Baseball ClassicMar 19The Dominican Republic jumped out early and kept Puerto Rico at bay to take the World Baseball Classic.
NFL owners meetings - RB helmet rule meets resistanceMar 19The running back helmet rule met resistance, but other rules were approved at the owners meetings, writes John Clayton.
Don Banks: Some revealing nuggets from the four rookie AFC coachesMar 19PHOENIX -- Tuesday morning was the media's chance to share breakfast with the AFC head coaches at the NFL annual meeting, and it just happens to work out that there's a rookie head coach in each of the conference's four divisions: Jacksonville's Gus Bra…
Peter King: Many approaches during General Managers' Week, but which is ri…Mar 19PHOENIX -- There's one week a year that I think of as the General Managers' Week, and we've reached the end of it. The first week of free agency highlights the different jobs general managers have in the league, and what I've done here at the annual spr…
NBA: Coast to Coast - NBA's impact on college hoopsMar 19What's the NBA's impact on college hoops? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.