SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan believed the improvements the team made leading into his third season would make the 49ers a contender.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — On the eve of an anticipated trip to Boston, Mike Yastrzemski came through once again for the San Francisco Giants.
Yastrzemski scored the go-ahead run on Ryne Stanek's...
Giants host Marlins, look to build on Bumgarner’s strong performance
Miami Marlins (52-96, fifth in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (71-78, third in the NL West)
Rojas gets clutch hit as Marlins snap 5-game skid
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jorge Alfaro got some timely advice from a teammate, and he put it to good use.
Alfaro hit a massive home run off Madison Bumgarner, Miguel Rojas doubled in the go-ahead...
49ers promote RB Jeff Wilson Jr. from practice squad
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted running back Jeff Wilson Jr. from the practice squad following an injury to Tevin Coleman.
Slumping Marlins look to break 5-game skid against Giants
Miami Marlins (51-96, fifth in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (71-77, third in the NL West)
San Francisco; Saturday, 9 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Robert Dugger (0-2,...
Beede, 2 relievers combine on 4-hitter, Giants top Marlins
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As home run records keep falling in a changing game, the San Francisco Giants are still playing a more traditional brand of baseball.
Marlins OF Garrett Cooper leaves game with knee injury
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Miami right fielder Garrett Cooper left the Marlins' game Friday night against the San Francisco Giants with a left knee injury after making a sliding catch on leadoff man...
Appeals court tells FBI to destroy memo on anti-war website
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI must destroy 15-year-old records of its investigation into the two co-founders of a San Francisco online anti-war website and the site's activities, a federal appeals...
Key witness in murder trial of Chinese American scion jailed
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — The prosecution in the murder trial of a wealthy San Francisco Bay Area real estate scion has hit a major snag: A key witness has been arrested on suspicion that he...
PG&E reaches $11B deal with California wildfire insurers
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric has agreed to pay $11 billion to a group of insurance companies representing claimants from deadly Northern California wildfires in 2017 and 2018 as the...
Uber to remove electric bikes and scooters from San Diego
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Francisco-based company has announced it is pulling its electric bikes and scooters out of San Diego due to new regulations targeting the devices.
Slumping Marlins look to break 4-game skid against Giants
Miami Marlins (51-95, fifth in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (70-77, third in the NL West)
US judge denies bail to ex-Peru president in corruption case
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. judge in San Francisco denied bail to former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo in a hearing Thursday that ended with an emotional outburst by his wife, who had to be...
Musgrove sharp, Stallings homers as Pirates top Giants 4-2
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Musgrove made some adjustments to his delivery, and he's enjoying the results.
Musgrove pitched five shutout innings and hit a triple, Jacob Stallings homered and...
Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink ‘news deserts’
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is trying to coax "news deserts" into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network...
Richard Sherman, 49ers enjoying stay at Youngstown State
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Richard Sherman wasn't overly enthused when he learned the San Francisco 49ers were spending an entire week in Ohio.
Four days into their stay, the four-time Pro Bowl...
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Former NFL defensive back killed at grandmother’s home
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — Police say former NFL defensive back Terrell Roberts was shot and killed while visiting his grandmother's home in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb.
Chinese American real estate scion’s murder trial to start
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — The trial of a Chinese American real estate heiress who posted $35 million bail after being charged with the 2016 murder of her children's father is scheduled to start...
Musgrove scheduled to start for Pirates at Giants
Pittsburgh Pirates (64-82, fifth in the NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (70-76, third in the NL West)
Pirates take fight to Giants, Vázquez closes out 27th save
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Through a long, losing season, the Pittsburgh Pirates have learned to celebrate each other for even the small accomplishments and try to push forward from the times of turmoil...
Judge: StarKist to pay $100M fine in tuna price-fixing case
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday ordered StarKist Co. to pay a $100 million fine in a canned tuna price-fixing conspiracy involving the industry's top three...
San Francisco’s iconic cable cars to shut down for repairs
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's iconic cable cars will stop running for 10 days starting Friday while they undergo the final repairs in a three-year restoration project of the gearboxes that...
California could ban facial recognition technology for cops
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies in California would be barred from using facial recognition technology in body cameras for three years under a bill that has cleared the state...
Pirates to face Giants on the road
Pittsburgh Pirates (63-82, fifth in the NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (70-75, third in the NL West)
Cueto dazzles in season debut, Giants beat Pirates 5-4
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cap on backward, Johnny Cueto punctuated his pitches with confident head shakes and fist pumps.
"Dia De Cueto," read the sign held by one of his sons.
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Pirates’ Crick has finger surgery after clubhouse fight
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pirates right-hander Kyle Crick required season-ending surgery on the index finger of his pitching hand after he was injured in a clubhouse fight with fellow reliever Felipe...
Trump officials get look at Los Angeles homeless crisis
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Members of the Trump administration visited Los Angeles Tuesday to get a firsthand look at the city's sprawling homeless encampments and efforts to control them, while President...
California Senate approves bill to cap rent increases
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Tuesday moved to cap annual rent increases statewide for most tenants as a limited housing supply in the country's most populous state continues...
Pirates to face Giants on the road
Pittsburgh Pirates (63-81, fifth in the NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (69-75, third in the NL West)
Reynolds delivers vs former team, Pirates rally past SF 6-4
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bryan Reynolds finally made it to San Francisco, and he delivered.
Reynolds hit a go-ahead single against his former team during a four-run rally in the ninth inning...
NRA sues San Francisco over terrorist declaration
The National Rifle Association sued San Francisco on Monday over the city's recent declaration that the gun-rights lobby is a "domestic terrorist organization."
PG&E plan offers billions to victims, others after wildfires
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — PG&E Corp. proposed Monday to resolve its bankruptcy case by offering nearly $18 billion to settle claims from devastating wildfires started by its equipment in recent years —...
Court rules startup may collect data from LinkedIn profiles
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has affirmed the right of a startup company to collect information from people's public profiles on networking service LinkedIn.
The Latest: Victims disappointed with PG&E bankruptcy plan
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on PG&E's bankruptcy proceeding (all times local):
A lawyer representing wildfire victims says she's disappointed by Pacific Gas & Electric's...
San Francisco opens 4-game series at home against Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates (62-81, fifth in the NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (69-74, third in the NL West)
Dodgers beat Giants 5-0, magic number at 2 for NL West
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers are on the verge of another runaway division title, and still there was anxiety Sunday.
Matt Beaty homered to end a 12-inning scoreless streak, Corey Seager...
Los Angeles takes on San Francisco in division play
San Francisco Giants (69-73, third in the NL West) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (92-52, first in the NL West)
Beede, Giants shut down Dodgers in a 1-0 victory
LOS ANGELES (AP) — San Francisco Giants rookie right-hander Tyler Beede removed any doubt on whether he had rediscovered his form.
Beede induced MVP candidate Cody Bellinger into a lazy fly...
Dodgers fete Giants manager Bruce Bochy in final visit to LA
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers set aside their fierce rivalry with the Giants for a few moments to honor San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy.
Mountain lion spotted at San Francisco park and lake
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials have confirmed two mountain lion sightings at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.
The city Recreation and Park Department said it has posted signs after the...
Giants take on the Dodgers in division matchup
San Francisco Giants (68-73, third in the NL West) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (92-51, first in the NL West)
Samardzija bounces back, Giants beat Dodgers 5-4
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Samardzija always looks forward to baseball's stretch run, even if the San Francisco Giants aren't going anywhere beyond September.
Tourists may pay tolls to drive crooked San Francisco street
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thousands of tourists could soon be forced to make reservations and pay to drive the famous crooked Lombard Street in San Francisco.
California warehouse fire case limps on after hung jury
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — An emotionally taxing criminal case over the deaths of 36 people trapped in a fire inside a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse nearly three years ago will continue after a...
Cardinals rout Giants 10-0, maintain 2½-game NL Central lead
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dakota Hudson's arm and bat gave the St. Louis Cardinals another boost in their postseason push.
Hudson pitched six innings of one-hit ball and hit a two-run single for his...
No conviction in California warehouse fire stuns families
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A jury on Thursday didn't convict two men charged after flames tore through a party at a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse that had been converted into a mazelike artist...