Jarryd Hayne’s moves and Mike Purcell’s touchdown headlined the 49ers’ second preseason game. But what overshadowed those efforts a bit were the paltry 50 net passing yards the 49ers amassed.
Football coach Mike Alberghini is beginning his 25th year as the Pacers’ football coach. At 68, a time when many people start thinking about retirement, Alberghini is thinking of ways to keep his team among the best in the Sacramento area.
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Jarryd Hayne has been the 49ers’ biggest surprise this NFL preseason. He’s been effective returning punts and carrying the ball as a running back.
Danny Valencia homered and Stephen Vogt doubled twice in Oakland's seven-run fifth inning, and the Athletics climbed out of a big hole against Hisashi Iwakuma for an 11-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night.
▪ Third-base coach Mike Gallego is out and Ron Washington in for Oakland.
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The River Cats lose their second game in a row after a 13-game winning streak, falling 6-0 in Omaha to the Storm Chasers.
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