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Giants: S.F. rallies from 4 down to beat Diamondbacks 5-4 in 10

Denard Span scores on Jarrett Parker’s two-out infield single in the 10th inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Pablo Sandoval doubles and scores a run in his return to the team.

Pablo Sandoval gets called up to the Giants. Fans voice their displeasure on Twitter.

Pablo Sandoval gets called up to the Giants on Saturday afternoon. Giants fans aren’t too happy about it, taking to Twitter to voice their displeasure.

A’s: Rookie Blackburn cools off Angels in Oakland’s 5-0 win

Rookie right-hander Paul Blackburn cools off a hot Angels offense, holding Los Angeles scoreless in his six-plus innings on the way to a 5-0 victory for the Oakland A’s on Saturday.

Matt Joyce’s use of gay slur, and his 2-game suspension, draw divisive reactions on Twitter

A’s outfielder Matt Joyce gets suspended for two games Saturday by MLB for directing a gay slur at a fan during Friday’s game in Anaheim. Fans take to Twitter to react to the news.

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Track and field: Justin Gatlin takes gold in Usain Bolt’s farewell race, but Twitter still shows Bolt plenty of love

After Justin Gatlin upsets Usain Bolt in Bolt’s final race, thousands chime in on Twitter, commenting on the stunning result and honoring Bolt’s legendary career

49ers: A brainy bully? Shanahan’s practices pack unexpected punch

The San Francisco 49ers’ training camp practices have been more physical and grueling than they have in recent years, perhaps no surprise given the head coach’s background.

49ers: LB Malcolm Smith done for the season with chest injury

Malcolm Smith is injured in 49ers practice Saturday, creating an opening for rookie Reuben Foster. San Francisco’s top left guard, Joshua Garnett, also will miss significant time.

49ers practice report: Hoyer stays sharp, Beathard pushing for No. 2 role

The 49ers’ only public training camp took place inside Levi’s Stadium. It featured one potentially significant injury and more good quarterback play from Brian Hoyer.

Voisin: Carr perfect for Raiders, but not a perfect QB. When (and where) will he take next step?

Derek Carr is almost the perfect quarterback for the Oakland Raiders. Can he bring Oakland a Super Bowl? The team’s pending Las Vegas move heightens the stakes, and adds distractions.

Republic FC unbeaten in last 8 USL home matches after 1-0 win over Vancouver

Sacramento Republic FC improves to 9-6-4 in USL play this season with a 1-0 win Saturday night at Papa Murphy’s Park against the Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2.

Kings: ‘I can’t wait’: DeMarcus Cousins looking forward to playing against Sacramento

DeMarcus Cousins, a former Sacramento King, tells The Undefeated that he “can’t wait” to play the Sacramento Kings this season.

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