It turned out to be a busy draft day for the Kings and general manager Vlade Divac. With the Suns’ 13th overall pick, the Kings selected Georgios Papagiannis, a 7-foot-2 center from Greece.
Marquese Chriss, the former Pleasant Grove High School standout, becomes the fourth player from the Sacramento area selected in the first round of the NBA draft when the Kings picked him at No. 8. But he doesn’t stay with the hometown team long.
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Joe Panik hits a bases-loaded triple, Mac Williamson launches a mammoth home run and the Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 for their 12th win in 14 games.
Marcus Semien and Khris Davis homer to help Kendall Graveman get the first win by an Oakland starter in more than three weeks as the A’s beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4.
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