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A's rally late to beat Orioles in 10th on error

A's rally late to beat Orioles in 10th on error

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Apr 28, 2013
Third baseman Manny Machado made a throwing error in the 10th inning and the Oakland Athletics completed their comeback, beating the Baltimore Orioles 9-8 Sunday.
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  • Nuggets visit Warriors hoping to avoid difficult 3-1 hole

    Nuggets visit Warriors hoping to avoid difficult 3-1 hole

    CNNSI.com Apr 28, 2013
    Golden State's Stephen Curry and Denver's Ty Lawson have been the story after three games. Will Lawson push the Nuggs to a 2-2 series tie or will Curry drop them in a 3-1 hole?
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  • Draft review: Oakland Raiders

    Draft review: Oakland Raiders

    profootballtalk.com Apr 28, 2013
    After analyzing the draft needs of all 32 teams, PFT will review how well each team addressed those needs. Up next: The Oakland Raiders. What they needed: Defensive line, quarterback, offensive line, cornerback, tight end, wide receiver. Who they got: R…
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  • Trio of homers lifts Padres to sweep

    Trio of homers lifts Padres to sweep

    MLB.com Apr 28, 2013
    Chase Headley, Nick Hundley and Alexi Amarista each hit home runs Sunday to lead the Padres to a sweep of the Giants with a 6-4 victory at Petco Park.
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  • Flynn is Raiders’ QB now, Pryor and Wilson will compete

    Flynn is Raiders’ QB now, Pryor and Wilson will compete

    profootballtalk.com Apr 28, 2013
    Raiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie said just before the draft that Matt Flynn is the starting quarterback, and that Terrelle Pryor will have a chance to compete. After the draft, when the Raiders selected Tyler Wilson in the fourth round, that plan…
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  • A's activate slugger Cespedes (hand) from DL

    A's activate slugger Cespedes (hand) from DL

    ESPN.com CNNSI.com MLB.com Apr 28, 2013
    The Oakland Athletics have activated slugger Yoenis Cespedes from the disabled list before Sunday's game against the Baltimore Orioles.
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  • Five minutes with 49ers' Marcus Lattimore

    Five minutes with 49ers' Marcus Lattimore

    ESPN.com Apr 28, 2013
    Marcus Lattimore saw the 408 area code flash onto his phone and wasn't sure who might be calling him. It was coach Jim Harbaugh from San Francisco 49ers headquarters in Santa Clara. The 49ers were selecting Lattimore with a compensatory pick near the en…
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  • Alonso's doubles key in Padres' walk-off victory

    Alonso's doubles key in Padres' walk-off victory

    MLB.com Apr 28, 2013
    Nick Hundley drove in the game-winning run in the 12th as the Padres twice rallied back from deficits to defeat the San Francisco Giants, 8-7, in the second of a three-game series at Petco Park on Saturday.
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  • Raiders draft Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson

    Raiders draft Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson

    sfgate.com Apr 28, 2013
    Raiders draft Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson Raiders draft Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson League sources said Oakland general manager Reggie McKenzie was targeting USC quarterback Matt Barkley with the third pick of the fourth round (No. 100), but the Eagles traded…
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  • Gore gave support to new backfield mate

    Gore gave support to new backfield mate

    sfgate.com Apr 28, 2013
    Gore gave support to new backfield mate Marcus Lattimore's first predraft contact with the 49ers didn't come from a scout, assistant coach or general manager Trent Baalke. [...] it was from running back Frank Gore, who called the South Carolina star a f…
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  • Video - A's Walk Off In Cespedes' Return 00:35

    A's Walk Off In Cespedes' Return

    Apr 28
    Yoenis Cespedes' two-run homer in the ninth sends the game to extras, where Coco Crisp's sac fly lifts the A's to a 9-8 win over the Orioles.
  • Video - Who did the best in the 2013 NFL Draft from the NFC West? 03:14

    Who did the best in the 2013 NFL Draft from the NFC West?

    Apr 28
    The NFC West is arguably the most competitive division in the NFL, but which team in the West did the best in the 2013 NFL Draft? Jamie Dukes and Tom Waddle debate on NFL Network.
  • Video - D.J. Hayden: Dream & Miracle 08:52

    D.J. Hayden: Dream & Miracle

    Apr 28
    D.J. Hayden and Tom Rinaldi detail Hayden's incredible journey from life-threatening injury to first-round draft pick.
  • Video - NFL Draft Winners And Losers 04:16

    NFL Draft Winners And Losers

    Apr 28
    Mel Kiper Jr., Todd McShay and Bill Polian discuss their winners and losers from the 2013 NFL draft.

Sports Columnists

  • Clayton's mailbag: Which offensive rookies will soar?

    Apr 28
    Expect Tavon Austin, DeAndre Hopkins and Robert Woods to emerge as offensive ROY candidates, writes John Clayton.