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Sports Night: Topgolf – birdie or bogey?

Golf: Is new Roseville location like golf? Not like golf? Better?

Topgolf will open its 26th American location Sept. 2 in Roseville. A test drive by three area players reveals what will and won’t appeal to golfers. They were unanimous that Topgolf will be a positive addition to the area’s recreation and entertainment options.

Today’s video: Opinions vary on Topgolf

49ers: Ray-Ray Armstrong eyes starting spot on 49ers’ defense

Of the three players competing for a starting role at inside linebacker for the 49ers, Ray-Ray Armstrong stands out. The former safety has been good in coverage, where he undoubtedly will be on display in Friday’s preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Levi’s Stadium.

49ers notes: Changing of the guard by Anthony Davis, Joshua Garnett

The 49ers’ starting offensive line Tuesday had a new look featuring Anthony Davis and first-round pick Joshua Garnett. Davis lined up as the right guard and Garnett as the left guard. Meanwhile, the 49ers sign a wideout to boost their dwindling receiving corps.

Republic FC: Newcomer Carlton Cope spreads his wings

Carlton Cole has 15 years of experience at the highest levels of United Kingdom soccer. Following a week’s delay trying to get travel documents, he’s in Sacramento and eager for his first workout with his new team.

A’s: Davis’ three-run homer sparks Oakland

Khris Davis hits a three-run homer and scores three times, and Oakland tops the Cleveland Indians 9-1 and ends a three-game losing streak.

Giants: Bumgarner roughed up in loss to Dodgers

Corey Seager, Justin Turner and Adrian Gonzalez combine for eight hits and four RBIs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers rough up Giants starter Madison Bumgarner again in a 9-5 victory in Los Angeles in the first of a three-game series.

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