Brett Anderson close to returning, Bob Melvin goes on Jim Rome

OAKLAND -- Brett Anderson threw three simulated innings on Saturday before the Oakland Athletics' 1 p.m. game against the Texas…

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Four things to watch for with 49ers vs. Vikings: Jimmy Garoppolo takes the helm, Mike Person starts at guard and Fred Warner debuts

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner There’s plenty of buzz around the San Francisco 49ers organization heading into the…

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SF Preps Game of the Week: Inconsistent Serra falls to talented Pittsburg

PITTSBURG -- Down by 10 points with under two minutes to go, San Mateo-Serra quarterback Luke Bottari stepped up into…

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San Francisco 49ers Notebook: Niners reverse course, Malcolm Smith will not play in opener

SANTA CLARA -- A day after San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said that linebacker Malcolm Smith was good…

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Muni cuts training hours to boost number of train operators, combat driver shortage

In its scramble to roll out qualified train operators quickly amid a citywide Muni slowdown caused by an operator shortage,…

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Father says school district failed to follow procedures, protect son in Balboa HS incident

The father of a Balboa High School student arrested but not charged after a gun fired inside of a classroom…

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Muni operator outed on social media for using rubber band to pilot train

A Muni operator caught on social media using a rubber band to hold his train throttle in place is being…

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Ramon Laureano’s two homers lead A’s to 8-4 victory over Rangers

By Alex Hall Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND -- The Oakland Athletics’ top story entering Friday’s game was the experimental…

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