Posts Tagged San Francisco

Romo’s back holds up, and now it’s on to Dolphins

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) looks for a receiver during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The first time Tony Romo set up to pass, he had to twist slightly and move forward in the pocket before zipping a throw to Dez Bryant.

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Blanco helps Giants beat Phillies 6-5

San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence, right, is congratulated by third base coach Tim Flannery (1) after Pence hit a home run off Philadelphia Phillies' Kyle Kendrick in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gregor Blanco hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants rally for a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.

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49ers gear up for first game at Levi’s Stadium

In this July 17, 2014, file photo, a groundskeeper drives across the field before the ribbon-cutting and opening of Levi's Stadium, in Santa Clara, Calif. The San Francisco 49ers prepare for their first preseason game at new Levi's Stadium on Sunday when they host the Denver Broncos.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick understands the legacy left by Hall of Famers Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Steve Young and so many others during a historic four-decade run at Candlestick Park.

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Asche, Utley lift Phils over Giants 5-3 in 10

Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard, right, watches as third baseman Cody Asche catches an infield fly ball hit by San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgardner to end the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday August 15, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cody Asche took one look at the starting lineup and felt his confidence grow. Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg challenged him, and that was enough.

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Utley lifts Phillies over Giants 5-3 in 10 innings

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley takes his base after San Francisco Giants pitcher Javier Lopez hit Utley with a pitch, forcing a run scored as the bases were loaded during the tenth inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Chase Utley was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the top of the 10th inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Friday night.

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