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Nate Freiman #7 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates after he hit a single that scored John Jaso #5 in the bottom of the 18th inning to beat the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Analysis: A’s Taking AL By Storm, Again

After finishing a sweep of the New York Yankees with an 18-inning win on Thursday, the Athletics, who sit alone atop the AL West, have now won 21 of their past 26 games, including 11 straight at home, and are off to their best 68-game start since 1990.

06/14/2013

(Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Analysis: Giants’ 2013 Season Too Reminicent Of 2011

When the San Francisco Giants had to defend their World Series championship in 2011 for the first time since moving out West, they failed to even reach the postseason for a myriad of reasons. So far in 2013, things are starting to unfold in an all too familiar way for Giants fans.

06/14/2013

Melky Cabrera. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cabrera Gets World Series Ring From Giants In Faux-Controversy

Melky Cabrera finally received his World Series ring from the San Francisco Giants during a two-game stop in Toronto to face his Blue Jays, , and it apparently couldn’t happen without a controversy of sorts.

05/15/2013

A U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agent holds up some of the counterfeit merchandise seized outside AT&T Park during the World Series last October. (U.S. CBP)

Fake Giants Merchandise Seized At World Series Donated To Needy

Hundreds of counterfeit San Francisco Giants shirts, caps and other souvenir gear has been donated to a relief organization after federal agents seized them from vendors outside AT&T Park during the 2012 World Series, according to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

04/29/2013

NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Atlanta Falcons

San Francisco, New Titletown? 49ers Get Their Shot

San Francisco is trying to become the first market to win a World Series and Super Bowl in the same season since the Boston Red Sox accomplished it in 2004 and the New England Patriots followed suit in February 2005.

01/21/2013

Manager Bruce Bochy holds up the World Series trophy during the San Francisco Giants World Series victory parade on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 2012 World Series.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Kick Off World Series Trophy Tour

The San Francisco Giants’ World Series trophy tour starts Tuesday in Sacramento and will feature the team’s trophies from both 2010 and 2012.

01/08/2013

Mission District Bonfire

$25K Reward For Information On Giants Fan Death

Relatives of a Giants fan who died after sustaining serious injuries during the World Series victory celebration are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

12/07/2012

San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence and his teammates demonstrate their pre-game rally routine on the steps of City Hall during the World Series victory celebration. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Giants CEO On Keeping World Series Champs Together

The off-season goal of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants is simple. “We’re going to try to keep the team together as much as possible,” Giants CEO and President Larry Baer said.

12/04/2012

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 booking photo of Adam Diaz, who police say was involved in the vandalism of a Muni bus following the Giants World Series victory. (SFPD)

3rd Suspect Arrested In SF World Series Bus Trashing

San Francisco police arrested an Oakland man Friday in connection with the vandalism and arson of a Muni bus during celebrations of the San Francisco Giants’ World Series win.

11/09/2012

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