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Sonny Gray pauses during the fourth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers. (Ben Margot/AP)

Sonny shines as A’s down Brewers

OAKLAND — A small crowd of scouts milled about the back of…

 

Giants outfielder Jarrett Parker, right, has fit in well with Gregor Blanco, left, and Denard Span in Hunter Pence's absence, but the organization hopes its homegrown talent can fill out the roster for years to come. (Scott Kane/AP)

Questions in the outfield: Giants look to continue homegrown success

A couple of hours before the San Francisco Giants beat up the…

 

National Baseball Hall of Fame electee Goose Gossage holds a plastic goose wearing a New York Yankees helmet. Gossage blasted the state of baseball for being too flashy on ESPN on Thursday.  (Richard Drew/2008 AP)

Goose Gossage blasts Buster Posey, state of baseball

Add Hall of Famer Goose Gossage to the growing list of oldtimers…

 

Kathy Willens/AP file photoYankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has wasted no time in making a big splash in his first major-league season.

Players deplore doping rather than defending users

NEW YORK — Protective no more, baseball players are downright disgusted these…

Kathy Willens/AP file photoYankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has wasted no time in making a big splash in his first major-league season.
Brian Bahr/2013 Getty Images file photoVernon Davis (85) and the 49ers seemed destined to meet the NFC West rival Seahawks in the playoffs at some point.

Innocent players are real losers in Braun suspension

Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun became the latest high-profile baseball player to…

Brian Bahr/2013 Getty Images file photoVernon Davis (85) and the 49ers seemed destined to meet the NFC West rival Seahawks in the playoffs at some point.
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MLB star Ryan Braun suspended for drug violations

NEW YORK — The first star to fall in baseball's latest drug…

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
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MLB reportedly seeking to suspend around 20 players

The largest mass suspension for performance-enhancing drugs in an American sports league…

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The City’s ranking misses major factors

San Francisco was named the top place to live in the U.S.…