Sports Night: Whitney High takes hard hit

Hometown Report: ‘It’s supposed to be our year’: Whitney High football floored by playoff ban, coach removal

Images of a dead-period football practice at Whitney High School reached the Sac-Joaquin Section office, which led to a playoff ban and the coach’s resignation.

49ers: How Levi’s Stadium was remodeled to link to ‘what was already a super-rich legacy’

More than 100 images, as well as a ring of honor, were recently added to Levi’s Stadium to honor the 49ers’ already golden legacy.

Today’s video: 49ers’ stadium gets makeover to embrace history

‘We have work to do’: Why several Cleveland Browns players protested during anthem

More than a dozen Cleveland Browns players protest the national anthem before a preseason game against the New York Giants on Monday.

Giants: Stratton stymies contending Brewers

Rookie Chris Stratton pitches six innings to run his scoreless streak to 12 2/3 innings over his past two outings, and the host Giants stymie the playoff-contending Milwaukee Brewers with a 2-0 win.

A’s: Jones homers twice to lead Orioles to victory

Adam Jones hits a pair of home runs, Jonathan Schoop adds a three-run shot and the Baltimore Orioles beat the visiting A’s 7-3.

‘Tough Call’ rendering hits home run in auction

A rendering of Norman Rockwell’s “Tough Call,” a baseball-themed painting, is sold to an anonymous buyer in Dallas for $1.6 million in an auction.




A’s schedule

Giants schedule

Back-Seat Driver: Kings games will be 30 minutes earlier. Will downtown traffic be more congested?

Kings move game times to 7 p.m. instead of 7:30 p.m. Will the greater confluence of fans and commuters cause more congestion in downtown Sacramento?

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