Although his peers learned the game while children, former rugby star Jarryd Hayne is rapidly making up for lost time as he continues to make the 49ers as a running back and kick returner.
Reliever Jeremy Affeldt suffered a partial dislocation of his left knee and went on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday before the Giants began a three-game home series against the Chicago Cubs. The Giants recalled right-hander Mike Broadway from the River Cats to take Affeldt’s spot in the bullpen.
Marcus Semien launches a two-run homer as part of a four-run second inning but Austin Jackson’s bases-loaded, two-run single in the fifth inning caps Seattle’s comeback from a five-run deficit.
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Angel Pagan has two hits and scores twice as the River Cats holds off the host Omaha Storm Chasers 5-4.
A first-round 63 at last week’s Wyndham Championships serves Elk Grove’s Spencer Levin well.
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The Giants outfielder, on rehab assignment for knee injury, gets two hits and scores twice for Sacramento.
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