Posts Tagged California

Stanton’s 3-run HR helps Marlins beat Angels 7-1

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton rounds the bases on a three-run home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton upstaged Mike Trout with a three-run homer in the first regular-season showdown between two of baseball’s brightest young stars, leading the Miami Marlins to a 7-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

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Struggling Lincecum moved into Giants bullpen

San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum throws the ball during the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Washington. The Nationals won 6-2. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Right-hander Tim Lincecum has been moved to the San Francisco Giants’ bullpen as he tries to work through his latest struggles.

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Rapper arrested for firearms in shooting probe

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy has been arrested on suspicion of possessing illegal firearms during an investigation into a fatal shooting at a rap concert in Silicon Valley, authorities said.

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Raiders QB Matt Schaub out again with sore elbow

Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub (8) throws a pass against the Green Bay Packers during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub missed his second straight day of practice with a sore throwing elbow, a problem that has lingered throughout the preseason.

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Chargers find some positives in loss to 49ers

San Diego Chargers head coach Mike McCoy watches from the sideline during the third quarter of an NFL preseason football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Even though the Chargers lost their latest preseason outing, they found something to like.

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