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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 17: Tim Federowicz #26 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits an RBI single against the San Francisco Giants during the second inning at AT&T Park on April 17, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants Take Series, But Dodgers Avoid Sweep With 2-1 Win Over SF

Hyun-Jin Ryu stretched his road scoreless streak to 26 innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 Thursday to avoid a sweep.

04/17/2014

Hunter Pence #8 (L) of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Michael Morse #38 (R) after Pence scored in the bottom of the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at AT&T Park on April 16, 2014 in San Francisco. Pence scored on an RBI single from Buster Posey. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Giants And Dodgers Are Rebuilding The Rivalry

“We have some legitimate rivalries right now with Los Angeles,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

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Tommy Milone #57 of the Oakland Athletics pithes to the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 16, 2014 in Anaheim. (Harry How/Getty Images)

A’s Lose To Angels In 12 Innings

Chris Iannetta homered with two outs in the 12th inning against Drew Pomeranz, giving the Los Angeles Angels a 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.

04/17/2014

Hunter Pence #8 (L) of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Michael Morse #38 (R) after Pence scored in the bottom of the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at AT&T Park on April 16, 2014 in San Francisco. Pence scored on an RBI single from Buster Posey. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

RBI Singles By Sandoval, Posey Lead Giants In Victory Over Dodgers

Pablo Sandoval singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 2-1 victory over the rival Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night and into first place in the NL West.

04/16/2014

Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches the first pitch of the game against Nyjer Morgan #6 of the Cleveland Indians on Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on March 31, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Reportedly Making Plans To Stay In Oakland For A Decade

The Oakland A’s are shifting their focus from building a new South Bay ballpark to retrofitting the Oakland Coliseum as part of a new 10 year lease agreement.

04/16/2014

Hector Sanchez of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI walk off single to score Brandon Crawford in the bottom of the 12th inning to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2. at AT&T Park on April 15, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Every team member is wearing jersey #42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Hungry Sanchez Sends Giants Fans Home Happy

Backup catcher Hector Sanchez’s RBI single ended a 12-inning 3-2 Giants victory over the Dodgers at AT&T Park Tuesday night. The game lasted almost five hours.

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Angel Pagan of the San Francisco Giants reacts after he scored the tying run in the bottom of the ninth inning as catcher Tim Fedorwicz of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on at AT&T Park on April 15, 2014 in San Francisco. Every team member is wearing the jersey #42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sanchez Lifts Giants In Extra-Inning Victory Over Dodgers

Hector Sanchez singled home the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Tuesday night after Brandon Belt’s tying double in the ninth.

04/16/2014

Brandon Moss of the Oakland Athletics receives high fives in the dugout after scoring a run against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the eighth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 15, 2014 in Anaheim. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Donaldson, A’s Rally In 11th To Beat Angels Again

Josh Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and the Oakland Athletics overcame Mike Trout’s tying homer in the ninth for a 10-9 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

04/15/2014

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers.(Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Article Claims Dodgers Star Yasiel Puig’s Cuba Defection Involved Mexican Cartel, Smugglers

As the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants renew their rivalry at AT&T Park this week, the security of Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig may be in question after an article emerged with a number of surprising claims regarding his escape from Cuba to the United States.

04/15/2014

Pinch hitter John Jaso #5 of the Oakland Athletics is greeted by Josh Donaldson #20 after both score on Jaso's two run home run in the ninth inning to give the As a 3-2 lead against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 14, 2014 in Anaheim. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Jaso’s Pinch-Hit HR Lifts A’s Over Angels 3-2

Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

04/14/2014

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