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Nicolas Kranz

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Nick is a 4th generation Cal graduate and does his best to follow the 49ers and Giants in addition to his beloved Bears. You can also find his writing at California Golden Blogs, where he primarily covers women's basketball and baseball. He promises to make an effort to help the growth of American soccer by following the Earthquakes. Nick currently is resigned to living in Sacramento, but he and his loyal wife make the trip west on interstate 80 as often as they can to take in Bay Area sports.

MOST RECENT POSTS

College World Series 2011: Cal Baseball's Story Of Perseverance And Survival

After staring down the barrel of program elimination, Cal baseball has fought back and now finds itself battling for a national championship. We break down the amazing and exciting ride that has been 2011 Cal baseball.

Kimura Goal Gives Colorado The Win

In the end it was like every other game from San Jose’s unexpected run to the playoffs. The Quakes were outmanned and outplayed for 90 minutes, playing at high altitude and in bitter, freezing...

Colorado Rapids Preview With Burgundy Wave

In preparation for this Saturday’s Eastern Conference Finals, SBNation Bay Area exchanged questions with Chris White of Burgundy Wave, SBNation’s Colorado Rapids blog. Thanks to Chris for providing...

Ramiro Corrales Out With Hamstring Injury

According to the San Jose Mercury News San Jose left back Ramiro Corrales will not be able to play this Saturday in the Eastern Conference Finals: San Jose might be at a disadvantage because left...

MLS Conference Finals: San Jose Earthquakes Taking On Colorado Rapids

Earthquakes Taking On Colorado In MLS Conference Finals

San Jose Shocks New York With Two Late Goals

San Jose has advanced to the second round of their first playoff appearance since being recreated under the Earthquake name with two late stunning goals from Bobby Convey and Chris Wondolowski. ...

Solid Effort Not Enough As Red Bull Hang On For Victory

Joel Lindpere’s putback goal in the 56th minute was enough for New York as Bouna Coundoul and the Red Bull defense did enough to hold on to the clean sheet and force San Jose into a must win on the...

Starting Lineups Announced

Here’s Frank Yallop’s starting eleven: Goalkeeper: Jon Busch Defenders: Tim Ward, Brandon McDonald, Jason Hernandez, Ramiro Corrales Midfielders: Geovanni, Sam Cronin, Scott Sealy, Bobby Convey ...

Earthquakes Host New York In First Leg Of MLS Playoffs

Earthquakes Host New York In First Leg Of MLS Playoffs

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