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Karl Buscheck
August 24, 2019 - 10:35 pm
Moments after Mark Canha flipped his fluorescent green bat into the night sky — as his 20th home run went sailing into the left-field bleachers — a random second-inning moment in the press box synopsized what should have been the zeitgeist of the evening. “Things to do in Cancun,” that’s the phrase...
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Karl Buscheck
August 24, 2019 - 6:05 pm
Less than an hour after the announcement that Pablo Sandoval was headed for Tommy John surgery, there was the gregarious Giant, smile across his face, making his way to the visitor’s dugout at the Coliseum. Sandoval, on the injured list with right elbow inflammation since Aug. 14, is due for...
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Karl Buscheck
August 05, 2019 - 11:52 am
The Giants have scooped up ex-A's reliever Ryan Dull, the team announced on Monday morning, about a week before the clubs face off in Round 1 of The Bay Bridge Series. Dull will report to Triple-A Sacramento. Dull, who was lugging around a 12.00 ERA in seven appearences for the A's, was designated...
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Tim Kelly
August 02, 2019 - 10:04 am
Nathan Patterson is now a member of the Oakland Athletics organization. How he got there is a story that Henry Rowengarter and Calvin Cambridge would be jealous of. Last summer, Patterson threw 96 mph on a pitch-speed challenge at a Nashville Sounds game (they are the Triple-A affiliate of the A’s...
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Karl Buscheck
January 17, 2019 - 12:30 pm
The New York Yankees are moving aggressively to trade Sonny Gray and both Bay Area clubs are in pursuit, per Jon Heyman of Fancred, MLB Network and WFAN. Yankees are working hard now on a trade for Sonny Gray. Appears to be getting more serious. Teams involved have included: reds, giants, brewers,...
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Karl Buscheck
January 14, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Kyler Murray, Hesiman Trophy winner and Oakland A's super prospect, took to Twitter on Monday afternoon to announce his intentions to enter the NFL draft. I have declared for the NFL Draft. — Kyler Murray (@TheKylerMurray) January 14, 2019 Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, who has been...
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Karl Buscheck
January 08, 2019 - 9:27 am
Heisman Trophy winner and Oakland A’s prospect Kyler Murray could find a way to play both baseball — and football — next season, according 95.7 The Game’s Greg Papa. Papa laid out that scenario in a Tuesday morning appearance on “Joe, Lo & Dibs.” Greg Papa joins Joe, Lo, and Dibs - 1/8/19 “I’ve...
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Karl Buscheck
December 18, 2018 - 1:12 pm
The San Francisco Giants are reportedly noteworthy suitors for Troy Tulowitzki, the former five-time all-star shortstop. Yahoo! Sports’ Jeff Passan is all over the story. Farhan and Bochy both on hand for the Tulo workout? -- Signing the Bay Area native would be a ___________ move for the #SFGiants...
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Karl Buscheck
December 04, 2018 - 11:08 am
Count Greg Papa as among the legion of supporters of Kyler Murray, sometime A’s prospect and current Heisman hopeful for the Oklahoma Sooners. The co-host of “The Greg Papa Show” with Bonta Hill expounded on that argument during his Tuesday morning appearance on “Joe, Lo & Dibs.” Asked if...
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