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Sports Night: Big breakout for Giants’ Duffy

Giants: S.F. third baseman enjoying stellar season

In an exceptional season so far for the Giants’ infield – with Buster Posey hitting near his 2012 MVP pace, and Joe Panik and Brandon Crawford making their first All-Star teams – the surprising breakout has been that of Matt Duffy, who in a year has gone from Double A to a central role for the defending World Series champions.

Bay Bridge Series: Bumgarner’s the man – again

Madison Bumgarner pitches seven strong innings and hits a home run – his third of the season – as the Giants defeat the visiting A’s 2-1 on Saturday.

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River Cats: Isotopes unleash offensive barrage

The Isotopes scored eight runs in the first three innings off Sacramento starter Nik Turley (4-5), who took the loss in Saturday’s 9-6 game.

Divac offers former teammate Stojakovic job with Kings

Vlade Divac, the vice president of basketball and franchise operations, has offered former Kings All-Star forward Peja Stojakovic a front-office position. “I asked him to join me, and in September, we’ll probably know,” Divac said.

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