Pablo Sandoval, the 2012 World Series MVP, signed a minor-league contract Saturday with the Giants and is expected to join the River Cats as soon as Tuesday.
Nick Hundley singles in Kelby Tomlinson with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Giants to a 5-4 win over the San Diego Padres.
Wilmer Flores hits a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the New York Mets rally from an early five-run deficit to beat the A’s 6-5 for their fourth consecutive victory.
Olympic high jumper Jamie Nieto of Sacramento has defied odds by going from paralysis to walking at his wedding.
Amazing Grace! Branden Grace shoots 62 at British Open for lowest score in major championship history.
Clint Dempsey feeds Jozy Altidore for the go-ahead goal, then scores on a free kick to match Landon Donovan’s American record with his 57th international goal and lead the United States over Costa Rica 2-0 and into the CONCACAF Gold Cup championship game.
A native of Elk Grove and one of NASCAR’s elite racers, Kyle Larson on Saturday announces, “Kyle Loves Racing,” a children’s book planned for release this fall, via his Twitter account.
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