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

    Giants put RHP Cain on 15-day DL with elbow nerve irritation

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants right-hander Matt Cain was put on the 15-day disabled list Friday with irritation in his pitching elbow and received a cortisone injection to help it calm down.

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

    Giants put RHP Cain on 15-day DL with elbow nerve irritation

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants right-hander Matt Cain has gone on the 15-day disabled list with irritation in his pitching elbow and received a cortisone injection to help it calm down.

  • 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.