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Mark DeRosa #7 of the San Francisco Giants uses smokeless tobacco during warm ups.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Smokeless Tobacco Ban Approved For Sports Fields In San Francisco, Including AT&T Park

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved a ban Tuesday on smokeless tobacco use at sports fields, including AT&T Park.

04/21/2015

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San Francisco Entrepreneur Co-Skippers Attempt To Break Sail Speed Record

Two sailboat skippers, one from San Francisco, set sail from Newport, R.I. at about 1:30 a.m. Eastern time Sunday morning with the goal of breaking the world sailing speed record.

04/19/2015

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10 Of The Most Ridiculous Sports Rules Ever

Let’s take a look back through sports history at some of the most ridiculous rules that our beloved professional sports leagues have ever created.

04/15/2015

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Golden State Warriors Team Up With Peet’s For Limited Edition Coffee Blend

Peet’s Coffee has teamed up with the Golden State Warriors to create a special coffee blend to celebrate their shared Bay Area roots.

04/14/2015

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Giants Planning Big Show For Home Opener At AT&T Park

Giants fans have been waiting months and on Monday, the World Series Champs return to their home field.

04/13/2015

Mike Alstott of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on October 20, 1996. (J.D. Cuban/Getty Images)

10 Of The Ugliest Uniforms In The History Of Professional Sports

A look that many fans dreaded seeing, these uniforms are some of the toughest to look at.

04/08/2015

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Controversial Sportswriter Jay Mariotti Brings His Firebrand Style To SF Examiner, KPIX 5 Interview

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A longtime sports columnist who’s been a lightning rod for controversy, not only for his blunt and opinionated style but also for accusations of domestic violence, will now be covering […]

03/30/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 28: Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats looks on with his team and their trophy after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the Midwest Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 28, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Kentucky Likely To Continue Record-Breaking TV Numbers

Kentucky vs. Notre Dame was the highest rated NCAA game to air on cable and the Final Four ratings should be even higher.

03/30/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 26: Gary Browne #14 of the West Virginia Mountaineers reacts with his head coach Bob Huggins as he exits the game against the Kentucky Wildcats during the Midwest Regional semifinal of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 26, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

5 Sports Guarantees That Went Horribly Wrong

Last night WVU’s Daxter Miles joined a long list of people who have made guarantees and seen them backfire horribly.

03/27/2015

An artist’s rendition of Coliseum City development that includes new stadiums for the A’s and Raiders at the current Coliseum site. (City of Oakland)

Alameda County Supes Working With Oakland, Development Firm To Keep A’s, Raiders, Warriors In Town

Alameda County supervisors hope new negotiations between the county, the city of Oakland and a development firm yield a plan to keep all three Oakland sports teams at the existing Oakland Coliseum site without spending taxpayer money on stadium construction, the supervisors said at their meeting Tuesday.

03/24/2015

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