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Giants

Giants turn pitching duel against Braves into slugfest in 7-0 win

Brandon Belt's solo home run in the seventh broke up a scoreless pitching duel and San Francisco won their fourth in a row Thursday.

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A's

A's hang on to beat Yankees 5-4

Oakland rallied from three runs down to beat New York Thursday.

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Warriors

Warriors’ Thompson diagnosed with concussion

The All-Star won't resume basketball activity until he is symptom-free, it was announced Friday.

Kerry Benefield

Benefield: Cheerleading is more than pom-poms and short skirts

What competitive cheer teams do is not your mama's rah-rah-sis-boom-bah cheerleading and California's on the verge of recognizing the activity as an official sport. It's about time, say boosters.

Inside the 49ers
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Lowell Cohn

Lowell Cohn: Warriors on track to win title

The Warriors want to barge into the record books and prove to the country that Oakland — not some made-up-city called Golden State — is the epicenter of pro hoops.

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