Posts Tagged By JANIE McCAULEY

California begins new era under Cuonzo Martin

California mens basketball coach Cuonzo Martin watches during practice Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif. After leaving Tennessee last spring, Martin succeeds Mike Montgomery, who retired after last season.  (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — New California coach Cuonzo Martin mingled in the hallway outside Haas Pavilion with former coach Mike Montgomery and a handful of NBA scouts, looking perfectly comfortable in his new surroundings.

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Bumgarner’s latest gem has Giants on cusp of title

San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner smile and shake hands after the Giants beat the Royals 5-0 during Game 5 of baseball's World Series Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in San Francisco. The Giants beat the Royals 5-0 to lead the series 3-2. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hall of Famer Juan Marichal mingled in the San Francisco clubhouse and waited patiently for his chance to share a kind, congratulatory word with Madison Bumgarner.

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Sweet dreams: Sleep expert helps Giants in October

San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford heads for home on an RBI double by Giants' Michael Morse during the sixth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some extra postseason pillow time has Brandon Crawford and the San Francisco Giants dreaming about another World Series championship.

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Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco is out at first as he dives with Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer covering during the seventh inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series.

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