Posts Tagged San Francisco

Cowboys, Eagles and Ravens pull off comebacks wins

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo smiles on the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in St. Louis. The Cowboys won 34-31. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys were big-time comeback kids in Week 3 of the NFL season.

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A’s trying to hold on amid extended slump

Oakland Athletics' Geovany Soto (17) argues with home plate umpire Jerry Meals, left, after striking out against the Philadelphia Phillies in the ninth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. The A's won 8-6 in 10 innings. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

There’s only a week left in the regular season, which may seem like an eternity for the Oakland Athletics.

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Giants swept by Padres; fall 4 ½ behind Dodgers

San Diego Padres' Seth Smith celebrates with teammates after scoring on a sacrifice fly by Alexi Amarista against the San Francisco Giants during the fifth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Don Boomer)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The reeling San Francisco Giants managed just six hits off Ian Kennedy and three relievers, losing 8-2 to the San Diego Padres on Sunday to fall 4 ½ games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West race.

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Padres’ Despaigne dominates Giants again, 5-0

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne follows through on a delivery to the San Francisco Giants during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Don Boomer)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Padres rookie Odrisamer Despaigne showed nice poise in dominating the San Francisco Giants for the third time this season.

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Kershaw gets 20th win as Dodgers pound Cubs 14-5

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year.

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