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Cast of Survivor: Blood vs. Water (credit: Monty Brinton/CBS)

‘Survivor: Blood vs. Water’ Opens With New Twists

The latest “Survivor” season premieres with 10 returning players competing alongside — and against — their loved ones…

09/18/2013

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Top 10 NFL Players On New Teams

Super Bowl contenders upgraded their rosters either by trade or free agency. Losing teams added talent in the hopes of making a run at the playoffs. Here are 10 of the most noteworthy moves.

08/21/2013

An injured 49er is attended to on the field. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Injured Athletes Cashing In On California Workers’ Compensation

Pro athletes, many representing out-of-state teams, have been awarded millions of dollars from the California Workers’ Compensation program over the last three decades, according to a Los Angeles Times report.

02/25/2013

Jeremy Tyler #3 of the Golden State Warriors goes up for a dunk against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on April 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Deal 2 Reserves In Trade Deadline Salary Dump Move

The Golden State Warriors traded forward Jeremy Tyler to Atlanta and guard Charles Jenkins to Philadelphia in separate salary-slashing deals Thursday to get under the NBA’s luxury tax.

02/21/2013

World Series - San Francisco Giants v Detroit Tigers - Game 4

Giants Players Get Record $377,003 World Series Share

A full postseason share for the World Series champion San Francisco Giants was worth a record $377,003, breaking the mark that had stood since the 2006 St. Louis Cardinals.

11/26/2012

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Players Pick McCutchen Over Posey As NL Player Of The Year

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey has been named Comeback Player of the Year by his fellow Major League Baseball players, but was beaten out for National League Outstanding Player honors by Pittsburgh outfielder Andrew McCutchen.

11/06/2012

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Washington State Football Coach Bans Players From Tweeting

Washington State University football coach Mike Leach has banned players from using Twitter.

10/24/2012

New York Giants v San Francisco 49ers

While New York Giants Played 49ers In SF, Thieves Burglarized Players’ Cars In New Jersey

Police were trying to find the suspects who broke into vehicles owned by some New York Giants while the team was beating San Francisco 23-3.

10/16/2012

Josh Reddick #16 and Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after Reddick hit a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at O.co Coliseum on August 7, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: The Winning A’s – Who Are These Guys?

The A’s are the hottest team in baseball since the All-Star break and are currently holding an AL wild card slot. And yes, this is the same team I wrote about three months ago when they were threatening an all-time record for offensive futility.

08/29/2012

Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants (C) celebrates with teammates after a victory (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Potential Second Half Trade Targets For Giants

Two-time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum is 3-10 with a league-worst 6.42 ERA (out of qualifying starters). Barry Zito is 7-6 with a 4.01 ERA, but the Giants could certainly get a better pitcher.

07/09/2012

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