Jesse Chavez #60 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 30, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

A’s Complete Sweep Of Rangers In Texas

Jesse Chavez allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings, Eric Sogard matched his season total with three RBIs on Wednesday night and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep with a 12-1 rout of the sloppy Texas Rangers.


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.


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13 Arrested, $4M In Marijuana Found During Alameda County Sweep

Thirteen people were taken into police custody following a marijuana cultivation and drug trafficking sweep in Alameda County on Thursday, police said.


Carlos Gomez #27 of the Milwaukee Brewers races past Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants to score during the second inning at Miller Park on April 18, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

Cain Shelled As Brewers Complete Sweep Of Giants

Milwaukee took all three games from the World Series champion Giants and won its season-high fourth in a row after a 1-8 skid.



7 Jailed In Petaluma Parole Sweep

Seven Petaluma residents were arrested in a gang probation and parole sweep Thursday evening.



10 Arrested In Contra Costa County Parole Violation Sweep

More than 50 law enforcement officers arrested 10 people during an early-morning sweep Thursday of suspects wanted for violating their parole or probation, according to the Contra Costa County Probation Department.


Sergio Romo #54 of the San Francisco Giants and Buster Posey #28 celebrate with their teammates after defeating the Detroit Tigers in the tenth inning to win Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Letting The World Series Sweep Sink In

What a thrill for Giants fans: the team clinched its second World Series win in three years, after winning Game 4 in Detroit with a 4-3 victory. It’s the team’s second World Series win in three years, and especially thrilling this time around considering the Giants swept the Tigers this time around.



Warrants Served In Huge South Bay Child Porn Sweep

Police executed 20 search warrants throughout Santa Clara County on Thursday in what authorities described as the largest sweep of child pornography suspects Northern California has ever seen.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics swings and hits a walk-off three-run home run in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at O.co Coliseum on June 21, 2012 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won the game 4-1. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Cespedes Walk-Off 3-Run Homer Lifts A’s To Sweep Over Dodgers

Yoenis Cespedes hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning for his first career game-ending shot, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Thursday for a three-game sweep.


Buster Posey #28 and Jeremy Affeldt #41 of the San Francisco Giants high five after they beat the Chicago Cubs at AT&T Park on June 4, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Finish Off First Sweep Of The Season With 3-2 Win Over Cubs

Ryan Vogelsong won his fourth straight decision, Buster Posey scored the go-ahead run on a double-play groundball by Joaquin Arias in the seventh inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Monday for a four-game sweep.