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Giants icon McCovey hospitalized for infection
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The Giants confirmed Friday in a statement that Hall of Fame first baseman Willie McCovey was hospitalized in the Bay Area last week for complications from an infection: "His recovery is progressing every day."Upvote Share Tweet
Join columnist Marcus Thompson at the final gun to discuss the outcome of the Oakland Raiders-New England Patriots showdown.Upvote Share Tweet
Vogt back to spark A's lineupMLB.com 1 hour agoA lackluster A's lineup, in need of a spark to combat this woeful stretch, could perhaps get just that from Stephen Vogt, who made his return to the field Friday for the opener of a three-game set with the visiting Phillies.Upvote Share Tweet
Zastudil out for second straight gameESPN.com 3 hours agoTEMPE, Ariz. -- When the Arizona Cardinals re-signed punter Drew Butler, it meant starter Dave Zastudil was still on the mend. Zastudil was ruled out of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers a few hours later with a left groin injury after not p…Upvote Share Tweet
Sharks eager to begin new year after historic playoff collapse last seasonthehockeynews.com 4 hours agoSharks eager to begin new year after historic playoff collapse last seasonUpvote Share TweetESPN.com 4 hours agoThe struggling Oakland Raiders’ defense might be taking a big hit at the linebacker position. Outside linebacker Sio Moore was ruled out of Sunday’s game at New England on Sunday and middle linebacker Nick Roach hasn’t been cleared from a concussion he …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 4 hours agoArizona coach Bruce Arians says Drew Stanton will start at quarterback when the Cardinals play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
49ers top pick Ward gets baptism by fireESPN.com 6 hours agoSANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Rookie nickelback Jimmie Ward, all 5-feet-11, 193 pounds of him, had his NFL baptism by fire at the hands, and feet, of the Chicago Bears' 6-4, 229-pound Brandon Marshall last Sunday. The San Francisco 49ers' first-round draft pic…Upvote Share Tweet
Heading Cross Country Hard for West Coast Teamsnytimes.com 8 hours agoThe Oakland Raiders have to deal with more than just Tom Brady and Darrelle Revis at New England on Sunday. They'll also be fighting mental fogginess and the physical effects of jetlag.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 10 hours agoA look at how teams match up for this weekend’s games.Upvote Share Tweet
Sixty years ago, A's play last home game in PhiladelphiaMLB.com 12 hours agoExactly 60 years ago Friday, the Philadelphia A's departed the corner of 21st and Lehigh for a train that would take them to play the Boston Braves, beginning a season-ending road trip. They never returned.Upvote Share Tweet
49ers vs. Cardinals previewESPN.com 14 hours agoIt's that time of the year again, when NFC West rivals start going head-to-head. Sunday's game at University of Phoenix Stadium will be the division opener for both the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers. Both teams have been decimated by injurie…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 22 hours agoComing from behind late as they've rarely done this year, the Dodgers produced a five-run seventh inning and pulled away from the last-place Cubs on Thursday night for an 8-4 victory at Wrigley Field. With nine to play, they lead the idle Giants in the …Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 22 hours agoOakland slipped a half-game behind idle Kansas City after losing its sixth game in its past eight.Upvote Share Tweet
Bruschi: Goodell Must GoSep 19Tedy Bruschi gives his thoughts on how Roger Goodell has handled the recent rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence.
Who Will Start At QB For Cardinals?Sep 18ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss discusses Arizona's quarterback situation, as well as what the Cardinals need to do to get past the 49ers on Sunday.
NFL Live Prediction: 49ers-CardinalsSep 18The NFL Live crew make their picks for San Francisco at Arizona.
Inside Edge: 49ers-CardinalsSep 18ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for San Francisco at Arizona.
Questions Unanswered as the Focus ShiftsSep 19NEW YORK—The most important news conference of Roger Goodell’s eight-year reign as NFL commissioner, days overdue, lasted 44 minutes and was peppered with various forms of apology over the original light sentence in the Ray Rice case. Goodell used much …
Documentary on Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki draws a big crowd in Ge…Sep 19The premiere of a documentary on Dirk Nowitzki drew teammates, ex-teammates, coaches and more all the way to Germany.
Rematch of the MismatchSep 19How did the Broncos respond to the 35-point Super Bowl loss to the Seahawks? By changing two-thirds of their regular lineup. The proof of the makeover is stunning, especially with 10 of 12 changes to the defensive regulars. Heading into Super Bowl remat…
Week 3: A Super Bowl Rematch, But a Much Closer GameSep 18Week 3: A Super Bowl Rematch, But a Much Closer Game