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Glenn Burke. (CBS)

Former A’s Player Being Honored By MLB For Courage In Gay Rights Movement

At the All-Star game in Minnesota, former Oakland A’s and Los Angeles Dodger star Glenn Burke, will be honored for his role in a movement that is just now gaining traction on the sports landscape.

07/15/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during warm-ups against the Indianapolis Colts at Candlestick Park on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Reputed Gang Member Smiles At Attorneys As Judge Sentences Him To Parole In 49er Aldon Smith Stabbing Case

A reputed street gang member convicted of stabbing San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith smiled at his attorneys Monday as a judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court sentenced him to three years of parole.

07/14/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during warm-ups against the Indianapolis Colts at Candlestick Park on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Man Convicted In Stabbing Of San Francisco 49er Aldon Smith

A man has been convicted of stabbing San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith in the leg during a party at Smith’s home outside San Jose on 2012, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

06/16/2014

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UC Berkeley Football Player Charged With Felony Assault

University of California at Berkeley football player Damariay Drew was charged Monday with felony assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury for allegedly attacking another student on May 4, prosecutors said.

05/12/2014

Aldon Smith (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

No Charges Yet Against 49ers LB Aldon Smith Following Alleged ‘Bomb’ Remark At LAX

Los Angeles County prosecutors have not yet received case information on San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith, who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of falsely reporting he had a bomb at Los Angeles International Airport, a district attorney’s office spokeswoman said Monday.

04/14/2014

Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Jeff Francoeur #23 after Sandoval scored on an RBI single from Hunter Pence #8 in the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at AT&T Park on July 23, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Former Giants Player Jeff Francouer Tricked Into Thinking Teammate Was Deaf

04/14/2014

Aldon Smith (Getty Images)

49ers Linebacker Aldon Smith Arrested At LAX After Allegedly Yelling ‘Bomb’

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody after allegedly yelling “bomb” at a terminal at Los Angeles International Airport Sunday, according to multiple reports.

04/13/2014

(Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Time To Separate Fans From Players In Basketball Arenas

A fight broke out between fans and players after fans stormed the court following Utah Valley University’s upset win over New Mexico State Thursday night.

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Arian Foster #23 of the Houston Texans.  (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

SF Startup Allowing Investors To Buy Stock In NFL Running Back

The unusual investment opportunity kicked off Thursday with an IPO filing proposing to sell stock for a stake in the future income of the Houston Texans’ Arian Foster, a top running back in the National Football League.

10/17/2013

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Giants Fan Who Threw Banana At Orioles Player Says It Wasn’t Racially Motivated

Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones said he was moving on a day after tweeting that a fan in San Francisco threw a banana onto the field at him, while a man who admitted to tossing it said it was out of anger at the Giants and not racially motivated.

08/12/2013

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