Second man who beat Giants fan Bryan Stow in LA gets federal time

A second man has been sentenced to federal prison in connection to a brutal beating of a San Francisco Giants fan outside of Dodger Stadium in 2011.  
Giants-Rockies matchups
Pitching matchups for four-game series at Coors Field 

Bumgarner homers off Kershaw as Giants blank Dodgers again
Madison Bumgarner drills third-inning homer off Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw to help San Francisco Giants complete a three-game sweep without allowing L.A. to score a single run. 

Giants shut out Dodgers again
The Giants shut out the Dodgers for the second consecutive game 

San Francisco Giants blank Los Angeles Dodgers in series opener
Tim Hudson pitches into the seventh inning as the Giants beat the Dodgers 2-0. 

Giants-Dodgers series
Pitching matchups for Giants-Dodgers series at AT&T Park 

Giants' Crawford playing like an All-Star
Already a standout defensive player, the shortstop is off to a great start at the plate 

Officials: Health concerns limit recycled water use for Candlestick demolition dust control
Though a spokesman said Thursday that using recycled water to control dust during Candlestick Park's demolition was acceptable, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission acknowledged Friday that it's not. 

Bryan Stow converts tragedy into teaching moment
Four years after Bryan Stow was brutally attacked on opening day between the Giants and the Dodgers, he is finding new purpose in life. 

Giants out-slug Reds 9-8
Pence and Belt homer, Casilla strikes out the side on nine pitches as Giants hold off Reds to complete a 4-2 road trip 

Pence, Crawford power Giants' rout of Reds
Hunter Pence scores three runs in his season debut and Brandon Crawford hits a grand slam as the San Francisco Giants pound the Cincinnati Reds 11-2. 

Purdy: The most powerful man in Bay Area sports
Giants executive Larry Baer tops our list of the most powerful people in Bay Area sports.

Giants torch Reds 10-2
The San Francisco Giants pound the Cincinnati Reds 10-2 in a game that saw a decorative smoke stack catch fire at Great American Ball Park. 

Hunter Pence joining Giants in Cincinnati, will be activated Saturday
San Francisco Giants' right fielder Hunter Pence was heading to Cincinnati on Friday, manager Bruce Bochy said Pence will be added to 25-man roster in time for Saturday's game against the Reds. 

Despite drought, demo crews douse Candlestick Park rubble with drinking water
California's historic drought is so bad people are banned from even hosing dirt off their front steps, but as iconic Candlestick Park is being demolished, thousands of gallons an hour of drinking water -- fresh from the Hetch Hetchy reservoir -- are being dumped on the rubble to hold down dust. 

Giants lose 4-3 to Reds
San Francisco Giants was more chances, lose to Cincinnati Reds on Marlon Byrd's homer off Sergio Romo in the eighth inning. 

Astros power past Giants
Posey homers for Giants, but Astros hit three homers, including a tiebreaking shot by George Springer in the eighth 

Giants vs. Cincinnati Reds
Pitching matchups for Giants-Reds series in Cincinnati 

Giants' Cain takes step in recovery
Starting pitcher throws off a mound for first time since being sidelined by strained right flexor tendon  

Pence getting closer, could be ready for Dodgers series
Giants don't want to rush activation of outfielder, currently on rehab assignment with Triple-A Sacramento 

Giants 8, Astros 1: Chris Heston and Matt Duffy look a little like two previous Giants rookies, Tim Lincecum and Buster Posey, in win
Heston strikes out 10 while throwing a two-hitter in his first career complete game, and Duffy knocks in five runs 

Did Barry Bonds think Duane Kuiper was Mel Kiper?
Kuiper jokes that Bonds indeed mistook him for the ESPN NFL Draftnik back in 1994. 

Bonds joins Bay Area hall, passes on Cooperstown talk
Former Giant and four others, including his ex-manager Dusty Baker, inducted at BASHOF ceremony 

Giants-Astros pitching matchups
Pitching matchups for the San Francisco Giants' two-game series in Houston. 

Pablo Sandoval returns to Bay Area, gets World Series ring
Boston Red Sox third baseman says no hard feelings about San Francisco Giants 

Sergio Romo's patience kept him in San Francisco Giants uniform
Reliever Sergio Romo nearly signed with the Houston Astros during the offseason, but Giants asked him to be patient and he complied. 

Barry Bonds leads list of BASHOF inductees
Baker, Moseley, Mieuli, Maltbie fill out this year's class. 

Giants beat Marlins on Duffy's single in the ninth
San Francisco Giants, down to their last strike, score twice in the ninth inning to beat the Miami Marlins 3-2, with Matt Duffy's single to left field sending the Giants scampering onto the field in celebration. 

Marlins beat Giants 6-2
Madison Bumgarner strikes out 10 but lasts only five innings and takes the loss in the San Francisco Giants' 6-2 defeat to the Miami Marlins. 

McGehee, Giants slam Marlins
Slump-ridden Casey McGehee cranked a second-inning grand slam and Tim Lincecum pitched six scoreless innings in the San Francisco Giants' 6-0 win over the Miami Marlins.

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Friday's TV picks: Grateful Dead fans, get a load of this

'The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir' chronicles Weir's journey from his youth in Palo Alto to global fame in documentary on Netflix. Plus, Thomas Middleditch of 'Silicon Valley' drums up laughs on 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' 
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David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.