Press Democrat Sports RSS Feed http://www.pressdemocrat.com Press Democrat RSS en-us Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PST ted.appel@pressdemocrat.com (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 http://www.pressdemocrat.com/csp/mediapool/sites/PressDemocrat/assets/img/logo/pdlogo-sm.gif The Santa Rosa Press Democrat http://www.pressdemocrat.com/ 180 18 <![CDATA[ Benefield: Casa Grande baseball squad tearing through rivals right now ]]> Paul Maytorena thought it would take 10 games. He was wrong. It took 11.The Casa Grande Gauchos, an early-season favorite to lead the pack in … ]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:39:07 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914048-181/benefield-casa-grande-baseball-squad http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914048-181/benefield-casa-grande-baseball-squad <![CDATA[ End to Sharks' season could spell end of an era ]]> SAN JOSE — After going through the handshake line of an early playoff loss, an emotional Patrick Marleau stood by the San Jose bench and … ]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:35:01 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6919448-181/end-to-sharks-season-could http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6919448-181/end-to-sharks-season-could <![CDATA[ No KD, no Kerr, no problem as Warriors take 3-0 series lead ]]> PORTLAND, Ore. — Stephen Curry scored 34 points, Klay Thompson added 24 and the short-handed Golden State Warriors overcame a slow start to take a … ]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:15:31 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6918734-181/warriors-rally-to-win-game http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6918734-181/warriors-rally-to-win-game <![CDATA[ Nevius: Embrace the Warriors' bad old days ]]> For a while back in the ’80s I was the beat writer for the Golden State Warriors. At the time a lot of people complained … ]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:15:29 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914272-181/nevius-warriors-may-be-golden http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914272-181/nevius-warriors-may-be-golden <![CDATA[ Barber: Asparagus Night in minors latest detour for A's phenom ]]> STOCKTON — Down Fremont Street, past the transmission shops and the upholsterers and Green Frog Liquor, a major league star took the mound. The A’s … ]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:31:02 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6918735-181/barber-asparagus-night-in-minor http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6918735-181/barber-asparagus-night-in-minor <![CDATA[ Grant Cohn: An early prediction of 49ers' record ]]> It’s too early to predict how many games the 49ers will win next season and if they’ll make the playoffs for the first time since … ]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:51:02 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6917670-181/grant-cohn-an-early-prediction http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6917670-181/grant-cohn-an-early-prediction <![CDATA[ Stanford football team gets tough talk on rape ]]> On what would otherwise have been a quiet April evening, the Stanford football team gathered for its most important meeting of the year.The keynote speaker … ]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 19:24:04 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914808-181/stanford-football-team-hears-tough http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914808-181/stanford-football-team-hears-tough <![CDATA[ Dirt bike accident sends Giants' Bumgarner to hospital ]]> DENVER — Madison Bumgarner was zooming around on a dirt bike during his team's day off when he hit a slippery spot and crashed. The … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:35:24 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914618-181/giants-madison-bumgarner-lands-on http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6914618-181/giants-madison-bumgarner-lands-on <![CDATA[ This week’s letters to the sports editor ]]> UFC, boxing are brutal, barbaric sports EDITOR: This is a response to the April 15 article “Ukiah native meets UFC newcomer today,” about UFC fighter … ]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 19:24:05 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6917455-181/this-weeks-letters-to-the http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/6917455-181/this-weeks-letters-to-the <![CDATA[ Warriors ]]> Publication="PressDemocrat"  Section="Warriors"  SectionFullName="/Sports/Warriors/"  Pagelayoutname="DefaultLayout"  Grid="PDSubsection" Area="Impact"  Items="1" … ]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:11:15 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/1533621-181/warriors http://www.pressdemocrat.com/sports/1533621-181/warriors