• 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.

  • 49ers promote Tom Gamble to assistant GM

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted Tom Gamble to assistant general manager.

  • Anthony Davis files to return to NFL after 1-year retirement

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Offensive tackle Anthony Davis says he plans to return to the NFL after announcing his retirement a little more than a year ago.

  • 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.

  • Giants flip: Cueto starts Saturday, Samardzija on Sunday

    NEW YORK (AP) — Johnny Cueto was set to start for San Francisco against the New York Yankees on Saturday and Jeff Samardzija in the series finale, which Giants manager Bruce Bochy said was his plan all long.

  • In this Tuesday, June 26, 2007, file photo, Elliot Schrage, left, Google vice president for global communications & public affairs, listens, as Google Earth & Maps Director John Hanke smiles while listening to remarks from Dr. Jane Goodall during a video teleconference with Goodall from London at Google Earth's offices in New York. Hanke now runs Niantic Labs and is the man behind "Pokemon Go." (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

    How ‘Pokemon Go’ went from prank to phenomenon

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The origin of “Pokemon Go” is as peculiar as any of the Voltorbs or Snorlaxes that players track and capture in the surprise hit game.

  • In this June 9, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) throws during an NFL football practice in Santa Clara, Calif. Kaepernick is back following three surgeries and last season's benching, determined and ready to prove himself as a starting quarterback again. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

    49ers have quarterback competition with Kaepernick, Gabbert

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick is back following three surgeries and last season’s benching, determined and ready to prove himself as a starting quarterback again. Blaine Gabbert insists he is prepared to keep the San Francisco job going into this season.