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Sean Doolittle's girlfriend will buy your tickets to A's Pride …

Sean Doolittle's girlfriend will buy your tickets to A's Pride Night

yahoo.com Updated 1 hour ago
As part of their special events this season, the Oakland Athletics recently introduced Pride Night. Pride Night will "celebrate the Bay Area's LGBTQ community." Partial proceeds from the event will benefit a non-profit charity supporting the L…
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  • Brothers labors through third straight rough outing

    Brothers labors through third straight rough outing

    MLB.com 16 hours ago
    Rex Brothers struggled for the third consecutive outing Monday in the Rockies' 11-2 loss to the A's at Hohokam Stadium. The left-handed reliever didn't allow a run in the eighth inning, but he continued his late Spring Training swoon.
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  • Pomeranz sails through start vs. former teammates

    Pomeranz sails through start vs. former teammates

    MLB.com 16 hours ago
    Drew Pomeranz, already viewed as the frontrunner for the fifth spot in the A's rotation, showed why Monday, mowing down his former Rockies team with ease in an 11-2 victory.
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  • Ishikawa sidelined several days by back stiffness

    Ishikawa sidelined several days by back stiffness

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    Giants first baseman/left fielder Travis Ishikawa likely will remain sidelined until Thursday with back stiffness, manager Bruce Bochy said Monday.
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  • Lawrie Hits 2 Homers as A's Rout Rockies 11-2

    Lawrie Hits 2 Homers as A's Rout Rockies 11-2

    nytimes.com 17 hours ago
    Brett Lawrie had a pair of home runs and four RBIs, Drew Pomeranz pitched six scoreless innings and the Oakland Athletics routed the Colorado Rockies 11-2 Monday.
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  • Hendricks' Shutout Streak Ends, Cubs Top Giants

    Hendricks' Shutout Streak Ends, Cubs Top Giants

    nytimes.com MLB.com 17 hours ago
    Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks gave up his first runs against big league batter this spring after extending his scoreless streak to 12 innings in an 8-5 win over the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
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  • Raiders confirm signing of D-lineman C.J. Wilson

    Raiders confirm signing of D-lineman C.J. Wilson

    insidebayarea.com 20 hours ago
    Press release from Raiders . . . The Oakland Raiders have re-signed DL C.J. Wilson, the club announced Monday. Wilson returns to the Raiders after spending the 2014 campaign with the Silver and Black. In tying a career high with 16 appearances, he start…
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  • Philip Wheeler visiting with 49ers

    Philip Wheeler visiting with 49ers

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    The 49ers’ search for inside linebacking help in the wake of the retirements of Chris Borland and Patrick Willis will include a visit with Philip Wheeler. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Wheeler is visiting with the team on Monday. Lance Briggs, …
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  • Nets' Lopez, Warriors' Curry named Players of the Week

    Nets' Lopez, Warriors' Curry named Players of the Week

    nba.com 22 hours ago
    The Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez and the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 23, through Sunday, March 29.
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  • What went wrong for Sharks; Vegas free agent plans; unsafe hock…

    What went wrong for Sharks; Vegas free agent plans; unsafe hockey helmets (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 22 hours ago
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Russian goalie Maria Sorokina dedicates mask to the late Alexei Cherepanov. Phot…
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  • Report: Jets, Falcons, Ravens among teams interested in Matt Sc…

    Report: Jets, Falcons, Ravens among teams interested in Matt Schaub

    profootballtalk.com 23 hours ago
    Quarterback Matt Schaub has been out of work since being released by the Raiders and may find work with one of the teams he played with before heading to Oakland. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Falcons are among the teams interested in signing t…
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  • Top five potential free agent NHL coaches this summer

    Top five potential free agent NHL coaches this summer

    thehockeynews.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    With this NHL off-season having the weakest class of unrestricted free agents in recent memory, the biggest names that change teams more than likely are going to be behind the bench. Some of the potential coaching free agents will depend on the regular-…
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  • Hakeem Nicks to visit 49ers

    Hakeem Nicks to visit 49ers

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    The San Francisco 49ers, who are relatively light in experience at the wide receiver position, are playing host to veteran Hakeem Nicks for a free-agent visit. Nicks is traveling Monday to Santa Clara, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. A six-year vet…
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  • Wrestlemania in Santa Clara serves as dry run for Super Bowl

    Wrestlemania in Santa Clara serves as dry run for Super Bowl

    profootballtalk.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    So which event generated the highest attendance numbers in the first year of the new 49ers stadium? The regular-season opener in prime time against the Bears? The Thanksgiving night game against the Seahawks? Actually, the high-water mark came Sunday ni…
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  • Ouch! NBCSN analyst Engblom gets stitches after struck in foreh…

    Ouch! NBCSN analyst Engblom gets stitches after struck in forehead by puck in Sharks-Pens game

    NHL.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Penguins star ...
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  • StubHub sues Warriors, alleging monopoly

    StubHub sues Warriors, alleging monopoly

    ESPN.com Mar 29 (yesterday)
    StubHub filed a lawsuit against the Warriors and Ticketmaster in California on Sunday, accusing the two of conspiring to create an illegal resale market.
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  • Kaepernick impresses Warner with touch passes

    Kaepernick impresses Warner with touch passes

    profootballtalk.com Mar 29 (yesterday)
    Cardinals fans weren’t happy when former Arizona quarterback Kurt Warner decided to start working with 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick this offseason. Cardinals fans may be even less happy now. Via Jim Corbett of USA Today, Warner said recently that …
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  • Cain Goes 4 Innings in Giants Win Over LA

    Cain Goes 4 Innings in Giants Win Over LA

    nytimes.com Mar 29 (yesterday)
    Matt Cain gave up three runs in four innings, Buster Posey and Angel Pagan each had two hits and drove in two runs and the San Francisco Giants beat a Los Angeles Dodgers split-squad 11-9 on Sunday.
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  • Graveman's hot spring providing unexpected return from big deal

    Graveman's hot spring providing unexpected return from big deal

    MLB.com nytimes.com Mar 29 (yesterday)
    Kendall Graveman has looked like a very emphatic answer this spring in why the A's were willing to trade Josh Donaldson. Graveman has pitched his way into the A's rotation, where at the moment, he is penciled into the No. 4 spot.
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  • Why the Penguins should trade Sidney Crosby for the No. 1 pick

    Why the Penguins should trade Sidney Crosby for the No. 1 pick

    thehockeynews.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    Before any Pittsburgh fans go and get their jerseys in a jumble, just pause for a second, take a deep breath and think about it: if the Penguins fail to get back to the Stanley Cup final for the sixth straight season, what else is left for the franchise…
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  • Erin Henderson set for visit with Jets

    Erin Henderson set for visit with Jets

    profootballtalk.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    Erin Henderson’s search for a chance to resume his NFL career will be heading to New Jersey. Henderson met with the 49ers last week after sitting out the entire 2014 season following his release in Minnesota, but didn’t sign a contract with the team. Th…
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  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top…

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

    yahoo.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Wonderful Warriors: With a 108-95 win at the Milwaukee B…
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  • Desmond Bishop to visit 49ers on Monday

    Desmond Bishop to visit 49ers on Monday

    profootballtalk.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    The 49ers need linebackers. The next one they add may be one that was on the team at the end of the 2014 season. Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com reports that Desmond Bishop will visit the 49ers on Monday. He appeared the final two games of the season. Bi…
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  • Video - Panthers Claim Jonathan Martin Off Waivers 02:12

    Panthers Claim Jonathan Martin Off Waivers

    Mar 27
    ESPN Panthers reporter David Newton breaks down the teams decision to claim former 49ers offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers on Friday.
  • Video - 49ers Waive Jonathan Martin 03:03

    49ers Waive Jonathan Martin

    Mar 26
    Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle breaks down the 49ers' releasing offensive lineman Jonathan Martin.
  • Video - NFC West Coaches Dish On Team Personnel 03:45

    NFC West Coaches Dish On Team Personnel

    Mar 25
    NFL Nation reporters discuss what they learned from coaches in the NFC West during the NFL owners meetings.
  • Video - Offseason Moves In NFC West 03:43

    Offseason Moves In NFC West

    Mar 24
    NFL Nation reporters discuss what they learned about NFC West teams during Day 2 of the NFL owners meetings.

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