Posts Tagged California

Giants confident they’re in Pablo Sandoval chase

In this Oct. 29, 2014, file photo,  San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval celebrates after Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals in Kansas City, Mo. The Giants won 3-2 to win the series. Giants assistant general manager Bobby Evans says he has been given "every indication" the free agent third baseman will give careful consideration to re-signing with the World Series champions. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants assistant general manager Bobby Evans says he has been given “every indication” Pablo Sandoval will give careful consideration to re-signing with the World Series champions.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Bruins-Trojans highlights Pac-12 week

The regular season has two weeks left and there’s still plenty to be decided in the Pac-12 South. While No. 2 Oregon has wrapped up the North, five teams still have a shot at the South. Here’s what to look for in the conference this week:

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Santa Anita raises purse for Grade 1 Big ‘Cap

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Anita is increasing the purse for the Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap to $1 million, and upping the San Antonio Stakes to $500,000 for its upcoming winter meet.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , ,

Chiefs look to avoid letdown vs. winless Raiders

Kansas City Chiefs players including Kansas City Chiefs inside linebacker Josh Mauga (90) celebrate after Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith, right, broke up a pass intended for Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Paul Richardson, unseen, at the end of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. The Kansas City Chiefs won 24-20. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Wedged between a pair of games against last season’s Super Bowl participants, the Kansas City Chiefs appear to get a bit of a breather with a visit to the winless Oakland Raiders.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Winless Raiders get Chiefs in short week

The Oakland Raiders have gone a calendar year without a victory.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,