Mychael Urban

Father knows best with Lincecum

Cliches exist because they’re true, so yes, familiarity does indeed breed contempt.…

 

Borland’s choice was strictly his own, no other forces involved

We’re in the business of labels here. Two specifically: Good for Ball…

 

Warriors' Kerr doing the right thing by resting stars for playoffs

With the exception of those working in youth leagues where the rules…

 

Good for Ball, Bad for Ball? That is the question

One or the other: Good for Ball, Bad for Ball. You can…

Willis exuded the class that is suddenly escaping 49ers

Had it come at another time, the unexpected retirement of Patrick Willis…

Grantland is more than sports, but keep Simmons off TV

Everything in life can be labeled one of two ways: Good for…

What’s interesting? A’s have the edge over Giants

There's comfort in the familiar, but familiar isn't all that interesting. The…

Bochy an invaluable piece of Giants’ success

When the pundits and fans go through the annual rites of spring…

Warriors will need to show Green the green

No matter how good the story, attempts will be made to introduce…

Warriors proving they belong as an elite NBA team

By now, there isn’t a single basketball fan in the world not…

‘Feel good’ or not, Zito’s return is good news for A’s

Anyone who thinks bringing Barry Zito to camp was a PR move…

A’s need to trust Beane’s roster overhaul

It happened a couple of times during the 2014 regular season, and…

Pitching pride will make difference for Giants

In journalism school, they strongly recommend to anyone with designs on ascending…

Kerr has little choice but to give Thompson All-Star start

From certain perspectives, the decision that Warriors coach Steve Kerr has to…

Seahawks dissing ‘Beast Mode’? Definitely Bad for Ball

We all know how it works at this point, right? Everything in…

In battle of evils, Patriots are more tolerable than Seahawks

The Super Bowl is by far the most difficult of championships to…

Enjoy Super Sunday, because after that, February flops

Once the last strand of confetti hits the floor in Glendale, Ariz.,…

NFL brings its bungling circus full circle

There’s no football game on today — unless, of course, you consider…

49ers want to hire Kiffin? Definitely not a classy move

By now, you should be doing it yourself. Some of you already…

49ers lose out to Raiders again, this time off the field

The 49ers and Raiders are never going to stop trying to steal…