Giants catcher Buster Posey, left, congratulated pitcher Jarlin Garcia after closing out the game with a save and the win over the Diamondbacks at Oracle Park on Aug. 11. (Chris Victorio/Special to The Examiner)

Giants catcher Buster Posey, left, congratulated pitcher Jarlin Garcia after closing out the game with a save and the win over the Diamondbacks at Oracle Park on Aug. 11. (Chris Victorio/Special to The Examiner)

Bay Area sports for week of Aug. 15, 2021

A look at the upcoming major Bay Area sports events (schedules subject to change):

Giants

Sunday: vs. Colorado Rockies, 1:05 p.m., Oracle Park, NBCSBA

Monday: vs. New York Mets, 6:45 p.m., Oracle Park, NBCSBA

Tuesday: vs. New York Mets, 6:45 p.m., Oracle Park, NBCSBA

Wednesday: vs. New York Mets, 12:45 p.m., Oracle Park, NBCSBA

Thursday: No game

Friday: at A’s, 6:40 p.m., Coliseum, KNTV-NBCSCA

Saturday: at A’s, 1:07 p.m., Coliseum, NBCSBA-NBCSCA

A’s

Sunday: at Texas Rangers, 11:35 p.m., Globe Life Field, NBCSCA

Monday: at Chicago White Sox, 5:10 p.m., Guaranteed Rate Field, NBCSCA-ESPN

Tuesday: at Chicago White Sox, 5:10 p.m., Guaranteed Rate Field, NBCSCA

Wednesday: at Chicago White Sox, 5:10 p.m., Guaranteed Rate Field, NBCSCA

Thursday: at Chicago White Sox, 11:10 a.m., Guaranteed Rate Field, NBCSCA

Friday: vs. Giants, 6:40 p.m., Coliseum, NBCSCA-KNTV

Saturday: vs. Giants, 1:07 p.m., Coliseum, NBCSCA-NBCSBA

Bay Area NewsBC Premier Baseball LeagueMLBsports

Just Posted

Dominion Voting Systems, a Denver-based vendor, is under contract to supply voting machines for elections in San Francisco. (Kevin N. Hume/Examiner file)
Is San Francisco’s elections director impeding voting machine progress?

Open source technology could break up existing monopoly

The 49ers take on the Packers in Week 3 of the NFL season, before heading into a tough stretch of divisional opponents. (Courtesy San Francisco 49ers)
‘Good for Ball’ or ‘Bad for Ball’ — A Niners analysis

By Mychael Urban Special to The Examiner What’s the first thing that… Continue reading

Health experts praised Salesforce for keeping its Dreamforce conference at Moscone Center outdoors and on a small scale. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
Happy birthday, Marc Benioff. Your company did the right thing

Salesforce kept Dreamforce small, which made all kinds of sense

Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown, pictured with Rose Pak in 2014, says the late Chinatown activist was “helping to guide the community away from the divisions, politically.”
Willie and Rose: How an alliance for the ages shaped SF

How the Mayor and Chinatown activist shaped San Francisco, then and now

The Grove in Golden Gate Park is maintained largely by those who remember San Francisco’s 20,000 AIDS victims.<ins> (Open Eye Pictures/New York Times)</ins>
Looking at COVID through the SF prism of AIDS

AIDS took 40 years to claim 700,000 lives. COVID surpassed that number in 21 months

Most Read