The 49ers were 4-4 last year in their first season at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. Worse, some of their most unforgettable performances played out in front of the home fans. To make Levi’s feel more comfy, first-year coach Jim Tomsula has scheduled the first eight training camp practices to take place there.
Just days after dealing Scott Kazmir to the Houston Astros, Oakland deals right-hander Tyler Clippard to the New York Mets for a minor-league pitcher.
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Brandon Crawford hits his team-leading 15th home run to spark the Giants to a 4-2 win over the visiting Milwaukee Brewers. San Francisco, which has won 12 of its past 13 games, moved within a half-game of the National League West-leading Dodgers.
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The River Cats sweep host Albuquerque 10-0 and 10-1, collecting 30 hits in the doubleheader romp. Adam Duvall goes 4 for 8 with two home runs and seven RBIs.
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