Justin Maxwell singled home the winning run with one out in the 10th inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Thursday for a three-game sweep.
Third base umpire and crew chief Fieldin Culbreth let Blanco stay on third despite Don Mattingly’s argument, Joe Panik hit a game-ending sacrifice fly moments later with the Dodgers in a five-man infield, and the San Francisco Giants edged Los Angeles 3-2 Wednesday night.
Both ballclubs are looking at ways to conserve when it comes to watering the field and cleaning the stadium after games.
Tim Lincecum shut down the first-place Dodgers with some sparkling double-play defense behind him, and the San Francisco Giants came out of their first day off seemingly refreshed to beat Los Angeles 6-2 on Tuesday night.
Hayward firefighters and the Oakland A’s have each donated $1,000 to help the Tennyson American Little League after a person stole the league’s safe with about $7,000 inside.
Four years after being brutally attacked, San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow made a big step forward in his recovery by throwing the ceremonial first pitch at a San Jose Giants minor league game Thursday night.
Stow, a lifelong Giants fan, has been on the road to recovery since a brutal attack outside Dodger Stadium in 2011.
Some thieves in the East Bay just hit a new low, by stealing an estimated $7,000 from a group of young Little League players.
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo acknowledges that just getting the Supreme Court to hear the case is a longshot, but he remains hopeful.
San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey was one of three Giants given the honor of delivering the three teams recent World Series trophies on to the field before the home opener Monday.