• Wednesday's Sports Scoreboard - 07/29/2015 05:16 PM PDT
  • Statement released by Tom Brady - 07/29/2015 05:02 AM PDT
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    (Jim Gensheimer)
    Raiders put One Direction's Harry Styles in his place

    The Oakland Raiders scored an impressive comeback victory on Wednesday, thanks to their social media department. 
    No plans to expand College Football Playoff
    CFP executive director Bill Hancock says it will remain a four-team tournament 

    A's won't face Kershaw in finale of Dodgers series
    Los Angeles scratches Clayton Kershaw from his Wednesday night start because of hip soreness 

    Peavy, Pence lead Giants past Milwaukee
    Jake Peavy throws six shutout innings and Hunter Pence breaks up scoreless tie as San Francisco Giants return to winning with 5-0 whitewash of Milwaukee Brewers. 

    Mountain West still waiting for San Jose State to improve facilities
    San Jose State promised better athletic facilities when it joined the Mountain West in 2013, and while conference commissioner Craig Thompson expressed confidence that it will happen, MW officials would like to see those improvements begin. 

    NFL training camp: Raiders seek breakout under Jack Del Rio
    Former Jacksonville Jaguars coach Jack Del Rio hopes to give Oakland its first winning season since 2002. 

    San Jose State fills non-conference schedule for 2016
    On the Stanford front, Spartans coach Ron Caragher said Cardinal payout too small for San Jose State to make the bus ride to Palo Alto every year.  

    U.S. Olympic hero Jim Craig to auction memorabilia
    The American flag that goalie Jim Craig draped over his shoulders after the U.S. Miracle on Ice victory at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics is among Craig's items on the auction block for $5.7 million 

    Full text of Patriots owner Kraft's statement about Brady decision
    The full text of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's statement after Tom Brady's four-game suspension was upheld by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell 

    Tom Brady's statement on NFL upholding his 4-game suspension
    Full text of the statement released Wednesday by Tom Brady 

    Patriots' Tom Brady vows to fight on, files lawsuit to overturn suspension
    Tom Brady took the fight over his 'Deflategate' suspension to social media and federal court on Wednesday, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft backed the three-time Super Bowl MVP, saying 'I was wrong to put my faith in the league.'  

    Raiders, Oakland and NFL to discuss stadium Wednesday
    Meeting with top NFL executive comes two weeks before league owners discuss potential relocation to Los Angeles 

    Sports digest: Mexico's national team soccer coach is fired
    Miguel Herrera is fired by the Mexican Soccer Federation after a television reporter claimed he was punched by the coach. 

    Brewers beat Giants 5-2
    Giants general manager Bobby Evans could be stepping up his time on the phone searching for a starting pitcher on Wednesday, if he didn't start in the middle of Tuesday night's sobering 5-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park. 

    MLB: Yankees rout Rangers 21-5
    Mets 4, Padres 0: Noah Syndergaard retired his first 18 batters in the rookie's latest overpowering performance, and New York got two-run homers from Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson.  

    A's Sonny Gray tosses 3-hitter as Oakland blanks Los Angeles Dodgers
    Sonny Gray gets his 11th win in a 2-0 shutout against the Dodgers. 

    Baseball: Nationals deal for Papelbon
    The Washington Nationals have a new closer, landing All-Star Jonathan Papelbon from the Philadelphia Phillies 

    49ers training camp questions
    Five questions as the 49ers open training camp 

    Tiger Woods getting pretty good on the pitch
    Woods isn't having much success on the golf course these days, but he's getting quite good at playing soccer with his two kids. 

    Walt Weiss gets teary-eyed delivering trade news to Tulowitzki
    Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss got emotional when he had to tell Tulowitzki he was being traded to Toronto, but Weiss had seen something similar in 1992 when he pal Jose Canseco was pulled off the on-deck circle and dealt to Texas. 

    Shaq O'Neal, Scottie Pippen continue their silly feud
    Former NBA stars exchanging insults over Shaq's comments that Lakers' best starting five would beat Chicago Bulls' best five by 50 points. 

    Golfer Billy Hurley III pleas for help to find missing dad
    Hurley's father, Willard Hurley, has been missing for nine days from his Virginia home 

    Giants hot streak at glance
    How Giants have won 12 of 13 games entering Tuesday 

    SJSU's Christian Tago eager to help on offense
    Christian Tago, a team captain linebacker, tells San Jose State coach Ron Caragher he's game to play some offensive downs, too 

    SJSU aims to utilize Tyler Ervin's versatility
    San Jose State coach Ron Caragher wants to use Tyler Ervin in multiple roles, not just at running back 

    New York Mets' Jenrry Mejia suspended for year for positive drug test
    Just back from an 80-game drug suspension, New York Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia has been banned for an additional 162 games following a positive test for Stanozolol and Boldenone 

    49ers training camp information
    How you can see the 49ers practice 

    NFL training camp: 49ers embark on a new era
    The departure of so many vital cogs -- Frank Gore, Patrick Willis, Justin Smith -- means new coach Jim Tomsula has jobs to fill. 

    SJSU coach trying to keep players out of trouble
    After dismissing two incoming freshmen for off-field incidents, San Jose State football coach Ron Caragher might reorganize the Spartans' offseason program to have coaches on campus before fall camp begins to keep players out of trouble.
     

    NFL training camp: 49ers roster overview
    A look at the 49ers' roster as they prepare to begin training camp 

     
     
     
     
    (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
    The perfect Healdsburg weekend getaway

    It's impossible to sample all the treasures of this charming wine country town in a single weekend, but here are dozen ways to try. 
    (Kevin Winter)
    Is Ben Affleck dating kids' nanny?

    The actor's reps deny a report that he started to get close with his kids' 28-year-old nanny during his separation from Jennifer Garner.