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Craig Gentry activated from DL

The right-handed batting Gentry will benefit the A's against the two lefties the A's expect to face against the Angels.

Craig Gentry activated from DL

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The right-handed batting Gentry will benefit the A's against the two lefties the A's expect to face against the Angels.

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Harbaugh updates Bethea, Dorsey status

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh updated the media on a pair of injury situations. It is good news for Antoine Bethea and Glenn Dorsey.

Harbaugh updates Bethea, Dorsey status

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49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh updated the media on a pair of injury situations. It is good news for Antoine Bethea and Glenn Dorsey.

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Jim Harbaugh press conference open thread

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh will meet with the media at 11:30 a.m. PT. The Levi's Stadium playing surface is likely to be brought up fairly early in the session.

Jim Harbaugh press conference open thread

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49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh will meet with the media at 11:30 a.m. PT. The Levi's Stadium playing surface is likely to be brought up fairly early in the session.

49ers re-sodding effort not unique

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The 49ers re-sodding of Levi's Stadium should be fine for Sunday. The Eagles did something similar for Thursday's preseason game, and the GM of the Rose Bowl believes this temporary fix works.

Coming home! Acosta=W.Crew coach+ W.Soccer preview

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New Cal Women's Crew head coach Al Acosta, a Berkeley native and Cal alum, is heading home to Berkeley. Women's Soccer who starts play this afternoon is also previewed.

Angels Series Preview: Q&A with Halos Heaven

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With the A's and Angels squaring off for three games, I asked Jim Gardner of Halos Heaven a few questions about his favorite team. Here's what he had to say!

Bucs trade for offensive lineman

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were never seriously linked to Alex Boone trade rumors, but their deal for Rishaw Johnson is noteworthy all the same.

How much does a standings point cost in the NHL?

Estimating the amount of money NHL teams need to pay for each point of improvement in the standings.

KTE 8/22: Top 10 NFL fanbases, but you wont agree

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A recent study has a glaring deficiency in their top 10 list of NFL fanbases. Is NFL cheerleading as controversial as it seems? That and other stories in today's Know the Enemy Daily Links.

Rusney Castillo spurns Giants for Red Sox

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Pfft. I'll bet he's not even good and I didn't want him anyway and the Giants were smart to avoid that landmine and whatever.

URLgenio Velez, Manfred Changes Edition!

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The fun part of Manfred being newly elected is that we can delude ourselves into thinking he's going to change things, even though he won't

Fantasy football tight end preview: Vernon Davis

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Vernon carried fantasy teams throughout the regular season last year. The question for 2014 is with the improvements to the San Francisco passing attack will Vernon get the opportunities to warrant...

What was your first season like as a Cal fan?

There have been plenty of good ones, bad ones, and then there was 2004. How did your season go?

The All-Time Draft Final Thoughts and Vote!

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It's time to pick a winner of the Sacramento Kings All-Time Draft!

Brandon Lloyd: Why he should make the 49ers roster

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We take a look at Brandon Lloyd's chances of making the 49ers final roster and the reasons why he should.

Gameweek eve: Psychology of the fanbase

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How do Cal fans feel about the dawn of a new season after the misery and pain of a 1-11 record in 2013? I have no clue, but I'll egotistically tell you how I feel!

Golden Nuggets: Levi's turf off to rough start

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Friday, August 22, 2014 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet.

minor lines, 8/21/14

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Thursday highlights from the Giants' farm: Juan Perez and Tony Abreu each homered in multi-hit performances, and Ty Blach allowed just 1 R in 6.2 IP.  Also notable, four high draftees with the...

Giants win normal game, weird series

The Giants defeated the Cubs, 5-3 in the final game of a waterlogged series.

Otero temporarily optioned for Gentry or Blanks

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With Jason Hammel skipping a start and either Kyle Blanks or Craig Gentry returning, the Athletics can spare a reliever until a few days before Hammel's next start on August 26. Read on to see how...

GameThread
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Open GameThread, 8/21

Today's Lineups SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS CHICAGO CUBS Pablo Sandoval - 3B Arismendy Alcantara - CF Mike Morse - LF Javier Baez - SS Adam Duvall - 1B Anthony Rizzo - 1B ...

Giants lose game they had already lost

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And in our darkest hour, there was hope. Then the hope stuck its finger in its mouth, and put the finger in our ear.

Raiders vs Packers viewing guide

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Here is all the info you need to know in order to catch the Raiders third preseason game against the Packers. Must Reads Raiders vs Packers: What to watch for Levi Damien ...

Raiders vs Packers: What to watch for

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As far as preseason games go, they don't get more important than the third one. It is the one preseason game that should most closely resemble what kind of team the Raiders will be fielding this...

Thursday Night Football open thread

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The Philadelphia Eagles host the Pittsburgh Steelers in some Thursday Night Football action. The game kicks off at 4:30 p.m. PT on NFL Network. The biggest story heading into this game is the dual...

Off Day Open Thread: Angels at Red Sox, etc.

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Scoreboard watching and other odds and ends in advance of this weekend's series against the Angels.

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