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Here’s a Steph Curry top-10 plays video from last season, which still seems like a mirage
August 14, 20150

Here’s a Steph Curry top-10 plays video from last season, which still seems like a mirage

I was driving around Sonoma County yesterday, and the only sports talk station coming through my speakers with any sort of clarify

Giants pull within 2.5 games of Dodgers with 3-1 win over Nats
August 13, 20150

Giants pull within 2.5 games of Dodgers with 3-1 win over Nats

After Yunel Escobar lined Ryan Vogelsong’s first pitch over the left field wall, the Giants played their game against the Nationals. They

Bochy Pizza Party at Amici’s raises over $40K for SF HPP
August 13, 20150

Bochy Pizza Party at Amici’s raises over $40K for SF HPP

For the third straight year, Amici’s East Coast Pizzeria worked with Kim and Bruce Bochy to raise money for San Francisco Homeless

The Mark Canha experiment was a bust
August 13, 20150

The Mark Canha experiment was a bust

When you’re a baseball team with a low payroll, you need to find talent any way you possibly can. It’s not always

Aoki leaves game, adding another potential reason to trade for Utley
August 12, 20150

Aoki leaves game, adding another potential reason to trade for Utley

As I’m writing this, the Giants are down 1-0 in the bottom of the seventh because Colby Rasmus hit a home run

Who’s to blame for Oakland’s failure to present a viable stadium plan for the Raiders?
August 12, 20150

Who’s to blame for Oakland’s failure to present a viable stadium plan for the Raiders?

This question is a hot topic among fans of the Raiders who want them to stay in Oakland. NFL owners met in

Two kinds of clutch: Bumgarner and Belt lead Giants to 3-1 win over Astros
August 11, 20150

Two kinds of clutch: Bumgarner and Belt lead Giants to 3-1 win over Astros

Madison Bumgarner doesn’t HAVE to win every one of his starts the rest of the way, but it seemed necessary after the

Kyle Schwarber enjoyed Bone Thugs more than Jake Peavy would’ve liked
August 11, 20150

Kyle Schwarber enjoyed Bone Thugs more than Jake Peavy would’ve liked

Jake Peavy is a Grateful Dead guy, and fans of the Grateful Dead and Bone Thugs in Harmony rarely mix. That’s one

Fangraphs projects Giants to miss postseason, finish 5 games behind Dodgers
August 11, 20150

Fangraphs projects Giants to miss postseason, finish 5 games behind Dodgers

Despite the pain of a four-game sweep at Wrigley, Giants fans are still engaged, hopeful, perhaps even confident. Among the many reasons

A’s and Astros: A contrast in ambition
August 10, 20150

A’s and Astros: A contrast in ambition

Investing money in any venture or pursuit is always a risky proposition. And when it comes to professional sports, we constantly hear

Trade candidate? Giants reportedly scouting Chase Utley
August 10, 20150

Trade candidate? Giants reportedly scouting Chase Utley

The San Francisco Giants’ bench for Sunday’s game wasn’t a pretty sight. Angel Pagan, who was pressed into action in the third

A weekend to forget: Giants get swept, Aoki leaves game after getting beaned
August 09, 20150

A weekend to forget: Giants get swept, Aoki leaves game after getting beaned

Unlike many Giants fans, I’ve never bashed Hector Sanchez. He’s a backup catcher. His bat isn’t all that great, but every once

Wrigley Field evacuated after game due to bomb threat
August 09, 20150

Wrigley Field evacuated after game due to bomb threat

Pretty crazy stuff coming out of Chicago after the Cubs beat the Giants 2-0, as the press box was evacuated due to

Santa Clara Police: Aldon Smith was “under the influence”
August 07, 20150

Santa Clara Police: Aldon Smith was “under the influence”

“Justice will be served and the truth will come out. There’s no DUI.” That’s what Aldon Smith — who was released today

49ers release Aldon Smith — so much for positive vibes and defensive depth
August 07, 20150

49ers release Aldon Smith — so much for positive vibes and defensive depth

In similar fashion to last year, when they finally decided to release Ray McDonald after multiple transgressions, the 49ers are parting ways

According to MediaTakeOut.com, Aldon Smith smashed Colin Kaepernick’s Mercedes
August 07, 20150

According to MediaTakeOut.com, Aldon Smith smashed Colin Kaepernick’s Mercedes

Let’s get this straight from the beginning. This is not a reputable website, and they didn’t even spell Colin Kaepernick’s last name

Aldon Smith bailed out of jail: “The truth will come out. There’s no DUI.”
August 07, 20150

Aldon Smith bailed out of jail: “The truth will come out. There’s no DUI.”

Aldon Smith was arrested last night for hit and run, vandalism and DUI. As he left jail this morning, KTVU caught up

All hail Kelby Tomlinson (and an apology to Ehire Adrianza)
August 06, 20150

All hail Kelby Tomlinson (and an apology to Ehire Adrianza)

Don’t tell A’s fans, because they’re pretty sensitive about this stuff, but the Giants found their own Eric Sogard this week. Kelby

Oakland is a baseball sanctuary for discarded players
August 06, 20150

Oakland is a baseball sanctuary for discarded players

Many of you know that the city of San Francisco has a controversial sanctuary policy concerning certain individuals. I have no intention

This Levi’s Stadium turf thing is getting ridiculous
August 05, 20150

This Levi’s Stadium turf thing is getting ridiculous

More unhappy grass. #49ers pic.twitter.com/YWx5IsOK89 — Eric Branch (@Eric_Branch) August 2, 2015 Replace your own divots. #49ers #TrainingCamp pic.twitter.com/t6n5yhfQ6i — John Dickinson

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