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Batter up: New Bedford Gallery exhibit devoted to baseball
Bedford Gallery exhibit 'Safe at Home' features a wide range of works devoted to baseball; it's on display through June 12.
Gray misses start; A's drop opener to White Sox
Sonny Gray was scratched from his opening night start thanks to food poisoning; That left it to Rich Hill to start, and he lasted 22/3 innings in what turned out to be a 4-3 White Sox win over Oakland,
Baseball: Dodgers make opener memorable for new manager Roberts
The Los Angeles Dodgers got a brilliant seven innings from Clayton Kershaw in a record-setting 15-0 victory against the San Diego Padres.
Baseball highlights: Greinke rocked in D'backs debut
Trevor Story became the first player to hit two home runs in his major league debut on opening day, and Colorado spoiled Zack Greinke's much-heralded Arizona debut.
Sharks' Burns makes case for Norris Trophy consideration
With a season unlike any other in Sharks franchise history, Brent Burns has put his name in the mix for the Norris Trophy as the NHL's best defenseman. He may have cemented his chance to be a finalist Saturday when he hardly came off the ice during overtime of San Jose's 3-2 shootout win over Nashville.
College basketball: Villanova stuns North Carolina with 3-pointer at buzzer to win NCAA title
The Villanova Wildcats are national champions after Kris Jenkins swished a 3-pointer at the buzzer to beat North Carolina 77-74 on Monday in one of the great NCAA title games of all time.
Iverson, Shaq, Yao elected to Basketball Hall of Fame
Allen Iverson, Shaquille O'Neal, Yao Ming, Sheryl Swoopes, Tom Izzo and Jerry Reinsdorf were elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday.
UConn women seek fourth straight title
The Huskies play Syracuse in their 11th national championship game Tuesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. And the stakes couldn't be higher. They want an unprecedented fourth straight and record 11th overall national championship.
San Jose State punter's mother succumbs to cancer
The mother of San Jose State punter Michael Carrizosa died Monday morning after a 16-month battle with cervical cancer, family and friends said on her Facebook page.
Colin Kaepernick joins 49ers teammates at offseason workout
San Francisco 49ers have given Kaepernick the opportunity to find a new job elsewhere, but the quarterback was in Santa Clara Monday.
Stephen Curry's 3-point plan is to let it come naturally
Golden State Warriors' shooting star Stephen Curry needs only 22 more 3-pointers to make it 400 for the season.
Watch: Stephen Curry douses Draymond Green's water stunt
Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green was set to pour water over Stephen Curry's head until Curry flipped a towel and knocked the water right out of Green's hand.
Shaun Livingston's excellence for Warriors softened loss of Andre Iguodala
Andre Iguodala could return to Warriors lineup Tuesday, but Shaun Livingston's excellence allowed Golden State to go 11-2 without him.
Opening day: Giants wallop Milwaukee Brewers 12-3
Giants hit four home runs, including three in a row, to back flu-ridden Madison Bumgarner
McIlroy aces 16th hole during Masters practice round
Four-time champion in majors has won U.S. Open, British Open, PGA but hasn't won in Augusta
Greg Hardy says he never put his hands on a woman; former teammate Steve Smith is skeptical
Defensive lineman served four-game suspension stemming from incident and is available as a free agent
You don't have to be D'Angelo Russell to find yourself in trouble on social media
With selfies and cellphone video, everyone from teenagers to politicians to pop stars are subject to name-calling, pranks and embarrassing video for thousands -- even millions -- to see. Sometimes they are the ones creating what is seen, and sometimes they are the recipients.
LA Rams land in SoCal, but busy summer awaits
The two goal posts separated by 120 yards of green grass beckon 50 or so yards off Vineyard Avenue in this sleepy beachside community in Ventura County. Behind them sit two covered tents protecting a weight room and locker rooms and a make shift office.
A's scratch pitcher Sonny Gray because of food poisoning
Sonny Gray won't start Monday night's Oakland A's season opener against the Chicago White Sox; lefty Rich Hill will go against White Sox ace Chris Sale.
Giants' Madison Bumgarner battling flu in addition to Brewers
San Francisco Giants' lefty Madison Bumgarner has similar ailment to what caused Buster Posey to miss Bay Bridge Series finale in Oakland
Warriors attempt at history will air on CSN+
San Francisco Giants' game against the Milwaukee Brewers bumps the Golden State Warriors' first crack at getting their 70th win to Comcast SportsNet's alternative television network.
A's place pitcher Felix Doubront on disabled list
Oakland A's left-hander Felix Doubront was supposed to start Friday in Seattle, but he sprained his left elbow pitching in the Bay Bridge Series againg the Giants.
Watch: Chasing 73 - Evaluating the Warriors five remaining regular season games
There are five games left before the playoffs. Here's how the Warriors will set the record for most wins in the regular season, eclipsing the mark set by the Chicago Bulls in 1995-96.
Aldon Smith agrees to new deal with Raiders
Pass rusher Aldon Smith has agreed to a new contract with the Oakland Raiders; ESPN reporting that it's a two-year deal.
Bills' LeSean McCoy won't be charged in bar brawl, according to report
Former Eagles running back was subject of two-month investigation over incident that left two off-duty officers injured
Cincinnati Reds bring up Martinez native Robert Stephenson
Alhambra High grad Robert Stephenson will make hs major-league debut on Thursday when he takes the mounds as the starting pitcher against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Hunter Pence's former scooter stolen from Make-A-Wish Foundation
Giants outfielder Hunter Pence originally had the bike stolen in 2014; this time it was taken from the Make-A-Wish Foundation office in San Francisco.
Dillon moves from 29th to fourth, but apologetic for NASCAR radio rant
Tempers flare between teammates at STP 500 Martinsville event
Former Trump employee Jim Herman gets first PGA Tour win
Presidential hopeful says journeyman golfer `what American is all about' after win in Houston Open
Attorney: More Southern California surfers harassed by 'Bay Boys' want to join lawsuit
Attorneys seeking an injunction to ban the infamous Bay Boys from the beach they jealously guard in Palos Verdes Estates have received dozens of calls and emails from people wanting to join their lawsuit.
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Who is Miranda Lambert's new boyfriend Anderson East?
Miranda Lambert dating country singer Anderson East.