Batting with the bases loaded in the third inning of a tied game Wednesday afternoon, Giants rookie catcher Andrew Susac hit a sharp line drive into left field for a clean single, his first major-league hit and RBI.

Attempting to reduce the number of injuries - particularly brain injuries - suffered by athletes playing football in middle and high school, Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law legislation limiting the number of full-contact practices in which teams at those levels may engage. Is it an effective approach to improving the game’s safety?

Outside linebacker Corey Lemonier spent the offseason working out with Justin Smith, Ray McDonald, Glenn Dorsey … and his Labrador-pit bull mix.

Cousins continues to put best foot forward
Ailene Voisin After three days of training with Team USA, DeMarcus Cousins has no clue whether he has impressed or disappointed, or enhanced or diminished his prospects for the squad that will compete in the 2014 FIBA World Cup next month in Spain.
Is Mount Mark Davis coming to Raley Field?
The River Cats have scheduled a news conference at Raley Field prior to Saturday night’s game against the Las Vegas 51s.
What is the future of the Oakland Raiders?
From the sports blogs »
The Kings announced they have signed forward Eric Moreland to a three-year contract.

Hall of Fame Guy Football
Ray Guy built a Hall of Fame career of making other people wait.

Golf »
Rock stars in a farming community, they are just golfers at the course.

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