• San Francisco Giants' Kelby Tomlinson hits a grand slam against the Chicago Cubs during the eighth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. The Giants won 9-1. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Haren gives up 5 runs in 6 1-3 innings, Cubs lose 9-1 to SF

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Chicago manager Joe Maddon is all about learning lessons and moving on. Get no-hit? Roll up the sleeves and get back to work. Lose a few in a row? Forget about it.

  • San Francisco Giants' Kelby Tomlinson hits a grand slam against the Chicago Cubs during the eighth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. The Giants won 9-1. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Tomlinson hits grand slam for 1st MLB HR, Giants beat Cubs

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rookie Kelby Tomlinson wasn’t sure how to react when his grand slam was replayed on the stadium video board. Veteran Marlon Byrd reminded him to smile and take in the moment.

  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy throws against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Cubs’ six-game winning streak halted by Jake Peavy, Giants

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Maddon is all for having his young Chicago Cubs team tested in late August. What perfect preparation for the stretch run of September.

  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy throws against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Peavy shuts down Cubs as Giants earn 1st win in series, 4-2

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy considers himself a No. 1 starter regardless of when he pitches in San Francisco’s rotation. All he cares about is delivering every fifth day, especially as September approaches with the World Series champion Giants in another tight playoff chase.

  • In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, San Francisco 49ers' Ray McDonald sits on the bench during the second half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas. A Santa Clara County grand jury has indicted former 49ers defensive lineman McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person. The announcement came Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, with the indictment stemming from an incident last Dec. 15 at McDonald's home. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

    Grand jury indicts former 49er Ray McDonald on rape charge

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Santa Clara County grand jury indicted former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person.

  • This screen shot shows the Twitter page of Bryce Williams, whose real name is Vester Lee Flanagan II, shortly after he fatally shot WDBJ-TV cameraman Adam Ward and reporter Alison Parker during a live broadcast in Moneta, Va., early Wednesday morning, Aug. 26, 2015. The station said Flanagan was also an employee at WDBJ and appeared on air as Bryce Williams. (Twitter via AP)

    In TV shooting, a volatile, angry man ‘waiting to go BOOM’

    Long before he filmed himself gunning down a TV reporter and cameraman during a live broadcast Wednesday, the man identified as the killer traced a twisted and volatile career path that saw him fired from at least two stations for conflicts with co-workers, leaving memories of an “off-kilter” loner easily angered by office humor.

  • Roofers with Hull Brothers Roofing & Waterproofing resurface townhomes roofs at the Marina del Rey seaside community of Los Angeles on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. While drought-plagued California is eager for rain, the forecast of a potentially Godzilla-like El Nino event has communities clearing out debris basins, urging residents to stock up on emergency supplies and even talking about how a deluge could affect the 50th Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

    Drought-plagued California readies for El Nino storms

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — While drought-plagued California is eager for rain, the forecast of a potentially Godzilla-like El Nino event has communities clearing out debris basins, urging residents to stock up on emergency supplies and even talking about how a deluge could affect the 50th Super Bowl.

  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain reacts during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in San Francisco, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Cain loses third straight decision, Giants fall to Cubs

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Cain is closer to 100 losses than 100 wins and hasn’t had a winning season since helping the San Francisco Giants win the 2012 World Series title.

  • Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta throws against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Arrieta pitches, Schwarber hits Cubs past Giants

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kyle Schwarber has just four hits in his last 29 at bats, though all have been for home runs. He set a club record along the way.

  • In this Aug. 18, 2015, file photo, Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick walks onto the field during a joint NFL football training camp with the St. Louis Rams in Oxnard, Calif. Scandrick left practice at training camp with what he told his secondary coach he believed was a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. Scandrick went down working against rookie receiver Lucky Whitehead on Tuesday, Aug. 25, and was carted off the field. The Cowboys were awaiting results of an MRI. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

    Cowboys back to work, awaiting Bryant’s preseason debut

    Orlando Scandrick’s season is over before it started after the Dallas cornerback tore two ligaments in his right knee in practice at training camp Tuesday.