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On Wednesday, 49ers safety Craig Dahl said that his old team (the Rams) went 1-0-1 against his new team last year in part because the San Fran offense was letting it be known via formations and personnel whether a run or a pass was coming. On Thursday, …Share Tweet
Injuries are continuing to take their toll on the San Francisco 49ers wide receiver position. With Michael Crabtree out with a torn Achilles and Mario Manningham questionable for the start of the season as he returns from a torn ACL, the 49ers signed fo…Share Tweet
Cano upset by A's suspicion of sign stealingYankees second baseman Robinson Cano was involved in a minor flare-up in the 13th inning of New York's 3-2 loss to the Athletics in 18 innings on Thursday when he was accused of stealing signs.Share TweetFor more than a few teams, it’s been difficult to carve out a four-man Mt. Rushmore. For the 49ers, it doesn’t get much easier. The four choices were so clear and obvious that it’ll take a lot for any current or future 49ers player, coach, owner, orShare TweetThe San Francisco 49ers' workout with free-agent receiver Austin Collie comes as the team moves forward without injured starter Michael Crabtree. 2009-11 Crabtree vs. Collie Collie, 27, has his own concerns. Knee surgery forced him to miss the 2012 seas…Share Tweet
A's edge Yanks in 18 to cap 3-game sweepNate Freiman singled home the winning run in the 18th inning against Mariano Rivera, lifting the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday for a three-game sweep.Share Tweet
A's walk off in 18th for 11th straight home winThe A's won in extra innings Thursday, pulling out a 3-2 victory on Nate Freiman's walk-off single against Mariano Rivera in the 18th inning to sweep the Yankees and win their 11th straight game at the Coliseum.Share Tweet
All eyes on Woodson these daysinsidebayarea.com Jun 13, 2013ALAMEDA — All eyes are on safety Charles Woodson these days, just as they were during his first stint with the Raiders. And Woodson is well aware of the intense scrutiny Way back in 1998, people wanted to know what all the fuss was about with a player tShare TweetThe Raiders signed linebacker Sio Moore on Thursday, giving them seven of their 10 2013 draft picks under contract well in advance of training camp. Last week, the Raiders signed six of their draftees. Cornerback D.J. Hayden, offensive tackle Menelik Wa…Share Tweetnba.com Jun 13, 2013Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli has undergone right knee surgery to reinforce two ligaments.Share Tweet
Bryan Stow back home after insurance stops covering his live-in rehab facilityyahoo.com Jun 13, 2013Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan beaten to within inches of his life outside Dodgers Stadium in 2011, is back home with his family in Santa Cruz - but that's not as good of news as it might sound. Stow was forced to leave the Bakersfield live-inShare TweetRaiders coach Dennis Allen thought the three-day minicamp, concluded Thursday, went well, and is looking forward to seeing his players get the pads on at training camp in late July. “It was a good camp,” Allen said. “We improved. … I like this football …Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. "You wonder why security guards wear a helmet - you just found out." An Oakland Athletics security guard is now the walking, ball-tossing example of why Major League Baseball made a rule requiring security guards tShare Tweet
McFadden ready to bust out in contract seasoninsidebayarea.com Jun 13, 2013ALAMEDA — Raiders running back Darren McFadden is fresh from his worst season as an NFL player. Fortunately for McFadden, he has this season to redeem himself before he makes a pitch for a second contract. On Thursday, McFadden said he isn’t thinkingShare TweetA.J. Burnett was placed on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a right calf strain that had already prompted the Pirates to scratch him from his scheduled start Friday. That opened up a spot on the active 25-man roster for Charlie Morton, while veter…Share TweetA San Francisco Giants fan who suffered brain damage after a beating at Dodger Stadium has returned home after two years in hospitals and rehabilitation centers.Share Tweet
A's keep recovering Cespedes, Crisp out of lineupThe A's went for a three-game sweep over the Yankees on Thursday afternoon without the help of outfielders Yoenis Cespedes and Coco Crisp, who remain sidelined by injuries.Share TweetThe 49ers begin training camp (Photos) 49ers work out at training camp Share this gallery: if(gallery_images == undefined) var gallery_images = new Array(); if(gallery_images == undefined) gallery_images = new Array(); imgArray['capt…Share TweetSick boy throws first pitch at A's game -- from KCShare Tweet
Quarterbacks, coordinators and continuityWe have rightfully focused at times over the years on coordinator continuity for NFC West quarterbacks. Alex Smith famously played with coordinators Mike McCarthy, Norv Turner, Jim Hostler, Mike Martz, Jimmy Raye, Mike Johnson and Greg Roman while with …Share Tweet
PFT Live: 49ers talk with Matt Maiocco, Rams talk with Jim ThomasThe Mt. Rushmore series is moving to the NFC West and we’ll set the stage for the unveiling of two of the teams during Thursday’s edition of PFT Live. Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area will be on hand to discuss the finalists for the 49ers, a group that inShare TweetRaiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski said he intends to play seven or eight more seasons, if not longer, and he is hopeful that he finishes his career with the team that selected him in the first round of the 2000 NFL draft, Steve Corkran of Bayareanewsg…Share Tweet
Smith Not Sure If Career With Niners Is Nearing End49ersgab.com Jun 13, 201349ers defensive lineman Justin Smith says his surgically repaired triceps is “almost 100 percent,” Cam Inman of Bayareanewsgroup reports. The looming question now is whether his 49ers career is almost complete. Smith, the mainstay of the 49ers’ defensiv…Share TweetBrandon Moss homered twice and Dan Straily turned in a gem as the A's secured their first season-series win against the Yankees with a 5-2 victory on Wednesday night at the Coliseum, Oakland's 20th win in its last 25 games.Share Tweet
Chris Long: 528 days since 49ers beat RamsST. LOUIS -- The San Francisco 49ers have won back-to-back NFC West titles, but they haven't defeated the St. Louis Rams since Jan. 1, 2012. That's a span of 528 days (well, 529 if it's already June 13 in your time zone). Defensive end Chris Long, who f…Share Tweet
Giants Blank PiratesJun 13The Giants cruised past the Pirates 10-0.
A's Edge Yankees In 18Jun 13Baseball Tonight Spotlight: The A's beat the Yankees to complete the three-game sweep.
Austin Collie Works Out With 49ersJun 13John Clayton discusses whether WR Austin Collie would be a good fit with the 49ers.
Dahl: 49ers Were Tipping PlaysJun 13Former Rams safety Craig Dahl says the 49ers tipped offensive plays during the 2012 season.
2013 NBA playoffs -- San Antonio Spurs struggle with Miami Heat's smallbal…Jun 13San Antonio struggled with Miami's smallball approach in Game 4, writes J.A. Adande.
Seattle Seahawks, Tarvaris Jackson agree to one-year deal, according to so…Jun 13The Seattle Seahawks have reached a one-year deal with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, a source told ESPN.com's John Clayton. Jackson passed his physical Thursday and then accepted the Seahawks' offer.
Sources: Rivers, Clips have mutual interestJun 13The Clippers have not formally requested permission to interview Celtics coach Doc Rivers in the wake of widespread reports about Rivers' potential departure from Boston, but there is strong mutual interest between the parties, according to sources.