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Skyline launches live TV-style baseball broadcasts
“This guy must be a base stealer. They’re spending a lot of time on him here,” Jim Petromilli says into his headset. “It’s a bunt! Get on him! Get on him!” Petromilli’s instructions during Skyline’s April 17 baseball game against Cabrillo were exacted from his control console in the...
By Terry Bernal Daily Journal FULL STORY
 
Knights take down rival
When Aragon and Hillsdale teams face off against each other, it doesn’t matter where they are in the standings. It’s an intra-city rivalry that pits friend against friend. Tuesday’s Aragon-Hillsdale baseball game took on added significance, however, as both were in a three-way tie — along w...
By Nathan Mollat Daily Journal FULL STORY
Sharks win in OT, lead series 3-0
LOS ANGELES — Patrick Marleau scored on a backhand 6:20 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks moved to the brink of the second round with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night to take a 3-0 first-round series lead. Rookie Tomas Hertl tied it with 10:43 left in regulation for ...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
CSM to host 2014 Paralympic National Championships
Their tools of the trade are high-tech. For Ramjit Steiner, it’s a fitted carbon-fiber running blade. For Steve Toyoji, a custom-made aerodynamic wheelchair made from airplane aluminum. Steiner and Toyoji are two of upwards of 200 athletes who will be competing in the 2014 U.S. Paralympic Track ...
By Terry Bernal Daily Journal FULL STORY
Local sports roundup
Softball Burlingame 4, Hillsdale 1 The Panthers picked up their first Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division win of the season Tuesday, upsetting the Knights. Burlingame (1-6 PAL Bay, 5-13 overall) scored three times in the top of the fourth, with Amelia Milne and Cat Marcan coming up with back-t...
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Curry eager to erase Game 2 nightmare
OAKLAND — For all the problems he had facing the Clippers’ smothering trap defense in Game 2 of their playoff series, Warriors guard Stephen Curry hopes to see more of it. So, too, do the rest of his Golden State teammates. That might seem odd coming from a team that was on the bad side of a 4...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Rangers rally to beat Oakland in the ninth
OAKLAND — Michael Choice singled in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers rallied to beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Tuesday night. Josh Wilson doubled to drive in the tying run just ahead of Choice, who began his career with the A’s. Alexi Ogando (1-1) recorded one out ...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Giants again manage only one run in another one-run loss
DENVER — Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead homer leading off the fifth and Franklin Morales outdueled Madison Bumgarner, lifting the Colorado Rockies to a 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Troy Tulowitzki also added a solo shot for the Rockies, who have hit seven homers in two n...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
What's on tap
WEDNESDAY Badminton Menlo-Atherton at Crystal Springs, 4 p.m. Baseball Carlmont at Burlingame, Menlo School at Sacred Heart Prep, 4 p.m. Softball Harker at Notre Dame-Belmont, Menlo-Atherton at San Mateo, Terra Nova at Mills, 4 p.m. Swimming Hillsdale at Woodside, 3:30 p.m. THURSDAY Badm...
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Raiders begin offseason workouts
ALAMEDA — The new members of the Oakland Raiders have heard all the outside critiques: They are too old, past their primes and far removed from their Pro Bowl years. The Raiders brought in more than a dozen newcomers so far this offseason, the majority arriving with a winning pedigree in their pa...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field
CHICAGO — During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The 86-year-old retired transit worker figures he is an increasingly rare kind of baseball fan. “Look around, do you see...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Spurs’ Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year
The San Antonio Spurs, the model for stability and sustained success in the modern NBA, were still a shaken team when they showed up for training camp in October, less than four months after a devastating loss to Miami in the NBA Finals. Some coaches would try to brush off the disappointment of le...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Giggs takes over at Manchester United after Moyes fired
MANCHESTER, England — Ryan Giggs had almost become the forgotten man at Old Trafford this season. That’s about to change. In the most turbulent period at Manchester United in a generation, the club is turning to one of its greatest players to restore some order. Giggs was appointed United’s...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Five former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders sue over pay
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Five former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders on Tuesday sued the team over a pay system they say had them working hundreds of hours for free at games and at mandatory public appearances at which they were subjected to groping and sexual comments, and one said they had to take a jiggle te...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
NFL playoff game to air on cable for 1st time
NEW YORK — An NFL playoff game will air on cable for the first time this season. The league said Tuesday that a wild-card matchup will be broadcast on ESPN in January. As with “Monday Night Football,” the game will be simulcast on local channels in the teams’ home markets. In the NFL’s n...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Armstrong coach Bruyneel banned for 10 years
Lance Armstrong’s longtime coach, Johan Bruyneel, was banned for 10 years on Tuesday for helping to organize massive doping on teams led by the disgraced cyclist. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced the verdicts of an American Arbitration Association panel against Bruyneel and two medical staff...
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Apolo Ohno training to compete at Ironman
Apolo Ohno is used to riding a bike in training. Back in his speedskating days, he might pedal all-out for 30 seconds then let his legs recover for a bit before repeating the interval. That’s not exactly great preparation for cycling for 5 1/2 hours. The most decorated U.S. Winter Olympian in hi...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
NBC adding Weir, Lipinski to Kentucky Derby coverage
NEW YORK — NBC is adding Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to its Kentucky Derby telecast as fashion correspondents next week, illustrating how the network’s coverage now reflects one of the most female-friendly televised sporting events of the year. The two figure skaters, who were the breakout st...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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What do you think of the Warriors' proposal to move to Mission Bay?

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First lady announcing one-stop job site for vets
WASHINGTON — Aiming to streamline employment resources for people leaving the military, the govern..
South Korea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougher
JINDO, South Korea — As the 156th body was pulled from waters where the ferry Sewol sank a week ag..
Michigan man among first in U.S. to get 'bionic eye'
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision. Diagnose..
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