Christian Savage and Tommy Watanabe, both 20, grew up playing high school baseball in the Sacramento region. They died in separate incidents in recent days.
The 49ers add their fourth Sacramento-area native to the roster Tuesday, signing cornerback Asa Jackson to a one-year deal.
Buster Posey hits a three-run homer in the first ining that was upheld after review and later steals a base, and Ty Blach wins his second straight start as the Giants beat the visiting Chicago Cubs 6-3.
Leonys Martin homers in the top of the 10th inning as the Seattle Mariners rally from a four-run deficit to defeat the A’s 7-6.
The Texas Rangers sold relief pitcher Ernesto Frieri to the Seattle Mariners for $1. Twitter users cashed in on the news.
Grant High School has been a football power in the Sacramento region for decades but “times are changing,” says longtime coach Mike Alberghini.
Tuesday is the 25th anniversary of the original USA Dream Team’s gold medal victory (and ceremony) at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.
El Dorado’s Joe Fanelli made a hole in one at Antelope Greens on a Tuesday and then another at Castle Oaks on a Wednesday. At 77, he was more surprised than anyone.
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