Posts Tagged San Francisco

‘Out of nowhere’: Twins add undrafted 24-year-old

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In one of their craziest scouting experiences, the Minnesota Twins have reached a deal with a 24-year-old pitching prospect who has thrown 100 mile per hour fastballs but has never been drafted.

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Liriano fans 11 in Pirates’ 3-1 win

Pittsburgh Pirates' Travis Snider, left, is congratulated by Ike Davis (15) after Snider hit a two run home run off San Francisco Giants' Tim Hudson in the second inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Francisco Liriano struck out a season-high 11 in seven innings to win consecutive starts for the first time this season and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Tuesday night.

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Cup challengers say they’ll support venue choice

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Like a tide rushing into a harbor, America’s Cup challengers are now saying they will support whichever venue is chosen by defending champion Oracle Team USA for the 2017 regatta.

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Cain to meet with elbow specialist

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain plans to meet with specialist Dr. James Andrews this week to get a second opinion on his injured elbow.

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49ers WR Brandon Lloyd enjoying return to NFL

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) is videoed as he throws during an NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Lloyd returned to the San Francisco 49ers to finish what he started.

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