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Sports Night: Giants’ scuffling continues

A day after ring ceremony, Giants get rung up

Saturday, the Giants received their World Series rings, and then went out and ended their eight-game losing streak. Sunday at AT&T Park, the Arizona Diamondbacks struck early and the Giants barely struck at all in a 5-1 loss. The Giants get a day off to sort things out before hosting the National League West-division leading Dodgers beginning Tuesday.

A’s lose their battle Royals finale

Oakland and Kansas City concluded a contentious three-game series Sunday, and the Royals got in the last licks with a 4-2 victory that included five K.C. player ejections. A’s starter Scott Kazmir left in the eighth inning with a 2-1 lead and the A’s left Kansas City angry after a stinging defeat.

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Duvall collects River Cats’ first cycle

The River Cats are in their 16th season. Until Sunday, no player had ever hit for the cycle, but Adam Duvall did in a 15-7 win at Salt Lake. Duvall went 5 for 6 with two doubles and four RBIs. Teammate Darren Ford finished a single shy of a cycle and was in the on-deck circle when the top of the ninth inning ended.

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