• CORRECTS PHOTOGRAPHER TO RANDALL BENTON - Six-year-old Ethan Dean, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at two weeks old, rides in a waste truck as his wish to be a garbage man came true for a day in Sacramento, Calif., on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, he got to experience what it's like to be a garbage truck driver, riding in a real garbage truck through downtown Sacramento, collecting trash and recyclables, just like he's always wanted. (Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee via AP)

    Wish granted: Six-year-old boy is garbage man for a day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ethan Dean has always dreamed of being a garbage man. He never tires of playing with toy garbage trucks and loves to watch the real ones drive past his house.

  • Tahoe celebrity golf fan arrested after touching Timberlake

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy, right, hands the ball to manager Bruce Bochy as catcher Buster Posey (28) looks on during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds in San Francisco, Monday, July 25, 2016. The Reds won 7-5. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Giants hit 2 home runs but lose to Reds 7-5

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Giants had the best record in baseball heading into the All-Star break. Since then, it’s been mostly downhill for manager Bruce Bochy’s ballclub.

  • Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce hits a two-run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the fourth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Bruce homers twice to power Reds past Giants, 7-5

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With the trade deadline less than a week away, Jay Bruce isn’t sure how much longer he’ll be in Cincinnati.

  • New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley, left, completes a double play by tagging out San Francisco Giants' Mac Williamson at third base during the eighth inning of the baseball game at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, July 24, 2016 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Road skid: Giants lose 5-2 to Yanks, finish 1-7 road trip

    NEW YORK (AP) — The San Francisco Giants headed into the All-Star break a major league-best 57-33.

  • New York Yankees' Carlos Beltran hits a solo home run during the first inning of the baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, July 24, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Eovaldi, Yanks top Giants 5-2, but too late to stop trades?

    NEW YORK (AP) — Nathan Eovaldi pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, Carlos Beltran and Mark Teixeira hit early solo home runs and the New York Yankees beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 Sunday to complete a 6-4 homestand that likely was too little and too late to keep management from selling off players ahead of the Aug. 1 trade deadline.

  • New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius, left, scores during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, July 23, 2016, in New York. San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey is at right. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Williamson, Giants beat Yanks 2-1 in 12 innings, stop skid

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mac Williamson homered in the fifth inning and hit a tiebreaking single in the 12th, lifting San Francisco over the New York Yankees 2-1 Saturday for the Giants’ first victory since the All-Star break.