OAKLAND . (AP) - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr will take a leave of absence as he recovers from back surgery and will be replaced on an interim basis by Luke Walton.
SANTA CLARA. (AP) - Things aren't getting any easier for the struggling San Francisco 49ers, who were outscored 90-25 in their last two games. They're set to take on Aaron Rodgers and the undefeated Packers on Sunday as they look to avoid a 1-3 start.
ALAMEDA (AP) - TJ Carrie admits he was a little apprehensive when the Oakland Raiders coaches came to him last week to talk about playing safety.
CHICAGO (AP) - Most of Kyle Schwarber's major league firsts are long past, tucked away for safe keeping, or displayed on a shelf somewhere. His No. 12 Cubs jersey hangs in stores all over Chicago.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Barry Zito's big league career began 15 years ago with a win over the Angels in Oakland. It might have ended Wednesday with four innings against the Angels in the waning days of a losing season.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Mike Leake pitched a two-hitter for his first career shutout, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 on Wednesday night.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Opposing defender Tyrann Mathieu went off about how San Francisco's simplified passing game made it clear where Colin Kaepernick's throws were going in Sunday's 40-point, four-interception loss at Arizona. The quarterback's worst game as a pro prompted plenty of people to question his game and all that work he put in with Kurt Warner over the offseason in the desert, or even call for his job.
ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders have spent most of the past decade searching for big-play options at quarterback, running back and receiver.
OAKLAND (AP) - Andre Iguodala has been doing more dunking this offseason, and that's rare for him when nothing is on the line.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - If he has to use crutches, Tim Lincecum sure digs his snazzy set that comfortably get him around following surgery on his left hip earlier this month. They allowed him to be back at the ballpark this week with his teammates and support system, including the faithful Giants fans.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Albert Pujols had an RBI double among his three hits, Erick Aybar drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Angels kept the AL playoff race tight for yet another day with their seventh consecutive victory, 8-1 over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Clayton Kershaw pitched the big-money Dodgers to their third straight NL West title, tossing a 1-hitter as Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 8-0 on Tuesday night.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio says the recipe for a good quarterback comes down to two things: decision-making and accuracy.
WUHAN, China (AP) - Venus Williams earned the 700th victory of her career Tuesday by beating German qualifier Julia Goerges 6-4, 6-3 in the second round of Wuhan Open.
MONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) - A gold catcher's mitt was placed on top of his remains. But on a day filled with stories from a lifetime in baseball, Yogi Berra was remembered for being more than one of the game's greats.
ZURICH (AP) - In the waning days of his presidency, Sepp Blatter attempted to save his job Thursday at the FIFA ethics committee he helped create ...
ALAMEDA (AP) - The loss of Justin Tuck to a season-ending injury and Aldon Smith to a yearlong suspension figured to be a big blow to ...
TORONTO (AP) - Brent Burns banked the winning goal off Toronto center Peter Holland's leg 2:13 into overtime, lifting the San Jose Sharks to ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco defensive back Jimmie Ward and Cincinnati quarterback AJ McCarron have been friends since their childhood in Mobile, Alabama. They will ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Johnny Cueto's elbow checked out just fine. The dreadlocks, too.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Abby Wambach walked off the field for the final time like a rock star - mic drop and all.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Kawhi Leonard scored 27 points and San Antonio set a franchise record with its 23rd straight home victory, rolling past Washington.
NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL will have game referees in the playoffs consult with its director of officiating about the application of rules in situations ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Johnny Cueto has finalized his $130 million, six-year contract with the San Francisco Giants, passing a physical Wednesday.
OAKLAND (AP) - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is feeling better as he deals with complications from back surgery, and hopes to be back on ...
CHICAGO (AP) - The White Sox were looking to add some pop while solidifying third base, and they are counting on Todd Frazier to provide it.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Ahmad Brooks sees no need for a chat with 49ers coach Jim Tomsula after the linebacker's suggestion that San Francisco overlooked ...
ALAMEDA (AP) - The sacks that had eluded Khalil Mack in a strong season for the Oakland Raiders are no longer missing.
OAKLAND (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 27 of his season-high 43 points in the third quarter and the Golden State Warriors responded after their first loss ...
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Sacramento star DeMarcus Cousins' manager was ejected for slapping at Rockets guard Jason Terry on Tuesday night during the Kings' 107-97 win over ...