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1. 03-07 Book details how Bonds used steroids Barry Bonds
2. 04-13 Bonds may be subject of perjury probe Barry Bonds
D. 05-20 Bonds launches No. 714, tying Ruth Coliseum
E. 05-28 Bonds passes Ruth, trails only Aaron Pac Bell Park
5. 07-20 No indictment for Bonds San Francisco
G. 10-06 A's complete sweep of Twins Coliseum
H. 10-14 Tigers in World Series over A's, 6-3 Athletics
I. 11-06 A's Reach Deal To Build New Stadium Fremont
11-09 49ers dump Candlestick for Santa Clara 49ers

Summary.     Click for More > Bonds may be subject of perjury probe  Federal prosecutors may be pursuing a case stemming from his denials of steroid use during a federal grand jury Bonds launches No. 714, tying Ruth Bonds passes Ruth, trails only Aaron  Barry Bonds hit his 715th home run to slip past Babe Ruth during Giants' 6-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies No indictment for Bonds A's complete sweep of Twins Tigers in World Series over A's, 6-3  Magglio Ordonez sent the A's packing with a 3-run homer in the bottom of the 9nth A's Reach Deal To Build New Stadium  The A's will acquire a 143-acre site near the former Baylands racetrack off of I-880 in a deal Cisco Systems 49ers dump Candlestick for Santa Clara
Book details how Bonds used steroids
Jan.3  Raiders  Coach Turner fired
Feb.4  Pac Bell Park  SBC Park to become AT&T
 Raiders  Madden elected to Hall of Fame
Feb.7  Half Moon Bay  South African wins Mavericks Contest
Feb.10  Raiders  Shell hired as head coach for 2nd time
Feb.18  San Jose  Roddick falls in semis of SAP Open
Feb.19  Barry Bonds  Bonds backs off retirement talk
 San Jose  Murray claims 1st win at SAP Open
Feb.20  SF Downtown  Tour Of California Bike Race Begins
Mar.7   Barry Bonds
  Shadows: Barry Bonds took a wide array of performance-enhancing drugs over at least 5 seasons.    2 SF Chronicle reporters allege that Bonds, jealous of attention lavished on McGwire during his record home-run year, began injecting steroids af...
Mar.30  San Francisco  BALCO Founder To Be Released
Apr.6  Pac Bell Park  Giants fans greet Bonds with cheers
Apr.13   Barry Bonds
Apr.22  Giants  Bonds ends drought with No. 709
Apr.30  San Jose  Sharks oust Preds, 2-1, in Game 5
May.3  Barry Bonds  Bonds hit in head by ball in BP
May.7  Barry Bonds  Bonds one behind Ruth with 713th
May.17  San Jose  Sharks out of playoffs
May.18  San Francisco  Olympic Committee Visits To Hear 2016 Bid
May.20   Coliseum
May.21  Ocean Beach  Okari Wins Bay To Breakers Again
May.22  SF Downtown  Second-Grader Swims Alcatraz to SF
May.28   Pac Bell Park
Jun.4  San Francisco  AIDS/Life Cycle Bike Ride Leaves For LA
Jun.9  San Francisco  FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB
Jun.12  San Mateo  Jockey Sustains Critical Injury
Jun.18  Coliseum  A's run win streak to 10
Jul.5  San Francisco  Bonds' trainer jailed
Jul.9  North Beach  North Beach Celebrates Italian Win
Jul.12  Barry Bonds  Bonds' Possible Indictment
Jul.20   San Francisco
Jul.26  San Francisco  City Makes Short List For 2016 Olympics
Aug.5  Raiders  John Madden Inducted Into Hall Of Fame
Aug.17  San Francisco  Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury
Aug.22  Stanford  New Football Stadium Unveiled
Aug.28  San Francisco  Anderson held in contempt
Aug.29  Warriors  Nelson Returning As Warriors Head Coach
Sep.11  Coliseum  Raiders MNF Opener Slammed Shut
Sep.16  Stanford  New field can't help Stanford
Sep.23  Giants  Bonds breaks NL record with No. 734
Sep.25  Pac Bell Park  Giants Eliminated From Playoff Contention
Sep.26  Athletics  A's clinch AL West
Oct.6   Coliseum
Oct.10  Coliseum  Tigers steal homefield advantage from A's
Oct.11  Coliseum  ALCS: Tigers go up 2-0 on A's
Oct.13  Athletics  Tigers Shut Out A's
Oct.14   Athletics
Oct.16  Athletics  A's show Macha door despite run to ALCS
Oct.20  Oracle  Oracle, Warriors have naming agreement
Oct.26  Giants  Giants To Name Bochy As Manager
Oct.28  Barry Bonds  Bonds, Frank Thomas file for free agency
Nov.2  San Francisco  Marion Jones' ex-coach indicted
Nov.6   Fremont
Nov.9   49ers
  The 49ers intend to replace dingy park with a state-of-the-art stadium in Santa Clara
 After years of planning for a stadium in the city, owner York changed his club's focus to Silicon Valley. John York is insisting the 49ers never will leave the Bay Area or change their name
Nov.12  Candlestick  49ers Stadium Public Unveiling Called Off Nov.13   San Francisco City abandons 2016 Olympic bid Nov.21  Highway 101  Bryant arrested for drunk driving Dec.7  Giants  Bonds, Giants Agree On 1-Year Contract Dec.24  Candlestick  Cardinals Extinguish 49ers Playoff Hopes Dec.28  Giants  Zito to sign with Giants


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February 2006
Madden elected to Hall of Fame
South African wins Mavericks Contest
Shell hired as head coach for 2nd time
Bonds backs off retirement talk
Murray claims 1st win at SAP Open
SBC Park to become AT&T
Bonds backs off retirement talk
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Shell hired as head coach for 2nd time
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March 2006
Book details how Bonds used steroids
BALCO Founder To Be Released
Book details how Bonds used steroids
BALCO Founder To Be Released
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Book details how Bonds used steroids
BALCO Founder To Be Released
April 2006
Giants fans greet Bonds with cheers
Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
Sharks oust Preds, 2-1, in Game 5
Giants fans greet Bonds with cheers
Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
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Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
May 2006
Bonds one behind Ruth with 713th
Sharks out of playoffs
Bonds launches No. 714, tying Ruth
Second-Grader Swims Alcatraz to SF
Bonds passes Ruth, trails only Aaron
Bonds one behind Ruth with 713th
Bonds launches No. 714, tying Ruth
Bonds passes Ruth, trails only Aaron
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June 2006
AIDS/Life Cycle Bike Ride Leaves For LA
FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB
Jockey Sustains Critical Injury
FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB
A's run win streak to 10
FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB
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FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB
July 2006
Bonds' trainer jailed
North Beach Celebrates Italian Win
No indictment for Bonds
City Makes Short List For 2016 Olympics
Bonds' Possible Indictment
No indictment for Bonds
Bonds' trainer jailed
Bonds' Possible Indictment
No indictment for Bonds
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Bonds' trainer jailed
Bonds' Possible Indictment
No indictment for Bonds
August 2006
John Madden Inducted Into Hall Of Fame
Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury
New Football Stadium Unveiled
Anderson held in contempt
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Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury
Anderson held in contempt
New Football Stadium Unveiled
Nelson Returning As Warriors Head Coach
Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury
Anderson held in contempt
September 2006
Raiders MNF Opener Slammed Shut
New field can't help Stanford
Bonds breaks NL record with No. 734
Giants Eliminated From Playoff Contention
Bonds breaks NL record with No. 734
Giants Eliminated From Playoff Contention
A's clinch AL West
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New field can't help Stanford
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October 2006
A's complete sweep of Twins
Tigers steal homefield advantage from A's
Tigers in World Series over A's, 6-3
Oracle, Warriors have naming agreement
Giants To Name Bochy As Manager
A's complete sweep of Twins
Tigers steal homefield advantage from A's
ALCS: Tigers go up 2-0 on A's
Tigers in World Series over A's, 6-3
Giants To Name Bochy As Manager
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A's show Macha door despite run to ALCS
Oracle, Warriors have naming agreement
Giants To Name Bochy As Manager
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November 2006
A's Reach Deal To Build New Stadium
49ers dump Candlestick for Santa Clara
A's Reach Deal To Build New Stadium
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49ers dump Candlestick for Santa Clara
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December 2006
Bonds, Giants Agree On 1-Year Contract
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Coach Turner fired  The Raiders fired Norv Turner following consecutive losing seasons in which the team went 9-23 SBC Park to become AT&T Madden elected to Hall of Fame  John Madden had a career regular-season record of 103-32 and a victory in Super Bowl VI South African wins Mavericks Contest  Grant 'Twiggy' Baker was crowned king of the waves. The 24 contestants had only 24 hours' notice to arrive Shell hired as head coach for 2nd time  The 59-year-old Art Shell met with Davis and other team officials. He is the first black head coach in modern NFL Roddick falls in semis of SAP Open Bonds backs off retirement talk  The slugger gave differing accounts this weekend, first saying this year would be his last Murray claims 1st win at SAP Open  Britain's Andrew Murray battled from a set down to stun Australian Lleyton Hewitt 2-6 6-1 7-6 in the final Tour Of California Bike Race Begins  Santa Rosa resident Levi Leipheimer raced to victory, posting the fastest time in the San Francisco prologue Book details how Bonds used steroids


January 2006 ... more > Top ^
Jan.3   Raiders
Jan.11  Stanford  Strip Club Scandal Hits Football Program
Jan.16  49ers  Turner to join 49ers
Jan.23  Barry Bonds  Bonds nixes WBC


February 2006 ... more > Top ^
Feb.4   Pac Bell Park
  Raiders  
Feb.7   Half Moon Bay
Feb.9  49ers  Diversity Action Plan Unveiled
Feb.10   Raiders
Feb.15  San Jose  Routine victory for unfit Roddick
Feb.18   San Jose
Feb.19   Barry Bonds  
  San Jose
Feb.20  San Jose  McEnroe, 47, seals doubles triumph
  SF Downtown  
Feb.22  Giants  Bonds shows up at Giants camp


March 2006 ... more > Top ^
Mar.7   Barry Bonds
  Shadows: Barry Bonds took a wide array of performance-enhancing drugs over at least 5 seasons
  2 SF Chronicle reporters allege that Bonds, jealous of attention lavished on McGwire during his record home-run year, began injecting steroids after 1998. By 2001, when Giant star broke McGwire's record, the authors claim he was pursuing multiple steroids, human growth hormone and insulin.
Mar.11  49ers  Redskins send 2 picks to Niners for Lloyd Mar.22  Raiders  Raiders sign veteran QB Brooks to 2-years Mar.23  Oracle Arena  UCLA's furious rally eliminates Gonzaga Mar.24  Barry Bonds  Judge denies Bonds' bid Mar.30   San Francisco BALCO Founder To Be Released


April 2006 ... more > Top ^
Apr.3  Coliseum  Yankees 15, Oakland 2, in home opener Apr.6   Pac Bell Park Giants fans greet Bonds with cheers
Apr.12  San Jose  Sharks earned playoff Apr.13   Barry Bonds Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
  Federal prosecutors may be pursuing a case stemming from his denials of steroid use during a federal grand jury
 The new panel has been hearing testimony whether Giants baseball star lied about his steroid use during the hearing Bonds told the first grand jury in 2003 that he was had never knowingly taken performance enhancing steroids Barry's legal team is unaware.
Apr.21  San Jose  Sharks 3, Predators 4, in playoff Apr.22   Giants Bonds ends drought with No. 709 Apr.23  San Jose  Sharks 3, Predators 0 Apr.25  SJ Arena  Sharks smother Preds 4-1 Apr.26  Pac Bell Park  Bonds forces extra innings with No. 711 Apr.27  SJ Arena  Sharks knock off Predators for 3-1 lead Apr.30   San Jose   Sharks oust Preds, 2-1, in Game 5  Marleau nets 7th goal of playoffs. Marleau and Bernier each scored power-play goals

May 2006 ... more > Top ^
May.2  Pac Bell Park  Bonds zeros in on Ruth with 712th homer May.3   Barry Bonds Bonds hit in head by ball in BP
 San Francisco  USOC To Scout City For Possible 2016 Bid May.7   Barry Bonds   Bonds one behind Ruth with 713th  Bonds is moving for 2nd place on career list. The slugger hit a mammoth shot during the 9-5 loss to the Phillies  SJ Arena  Sharks 2-1 over Oilers in Game 1 May.8  SJ Arena  Sharks beat Oilers 2-1, grab 2-0 lead May.10  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hitless in Giants' loss May.11  Pac Bell Park  Bonds stuck on 713 as Giants win May.12  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hitless in 6-1 Giants' loss May.13  Pac Bell Park  Bonds moved to 3rd spot to wake up bat May.14  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hitless as Dodgers stop Giants  SJ Arena  Sharks fans boo O Canada prior Game 5 May.17   San Jose   Sharks out of playoffs  8th-seeded Edmonton Oilers held off San Jose 2-0 in Game 6 of the quarterfinal series May.18   San Francisco Olympic Committee Visits To Hear 2016 Bid May.19  Coliseum  Bonds 0-3 In Giants' 1-0 Loss To A's May.20   Coliseum     Bonds launches No. 714, tying Ruth
  Bonds tied Babe for 2nd place on the career home run during 4-2, 10-inning victory over the Oakland Athletics.    The 7-time NL MVP is ending a 9-game homerless stretch with a shot into the first deck of the elevated stands in right-center. Tne home runs appeared to travel about 400 feet. The ...
May.21   Ocean Beach Okari Wins Bay To Breakers Again  Coliseum  Bonds homerless as Cains tosses 1-hitter May.22   SF Downtown   Second-Grader Swims Alcatraz to SF  Braxton Bilbrey from Glendale, Ariz., made the 1.4-mile swim to Aquatic Park in 47 min. May.28   Pac Bell Park     Bonds passes Ruth, trails only Aaron
  Barry Bonds hit his 715th home run to slip past Babe Ruth during Giants' 6-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies
 'It's a great honor,' said Bonds. He homered off Byung-Hyun Kim in the 4th inning. The ball glanced off a fan's hands, dropped onto an elevated platform beyond the fence, sat for a few minutes before rolling off the roof and into the hands of 38-year-old Andrew Morbitzer,


June 2006 ... more > Top ^
Jun.4   San Francisco AIDS/Life Cycle Bike Ride Leaves For LA Jun.5  Pac Bell Park  Bonds Hits #716 In ' 14-2 Win Jun.9   San Francisco FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB Jun.11  Athletics  A's complete sweep at Yankee Stadium Jun.12   San Mateo Jockey Sustains Critical Injury  Chance Rollins, 36, suffered severe head injuries when he fell off his horse at Bay Meadows Jun.15  San Lorenzo  A's Pitcher Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI Jun.18   Coliseum A's run win streak to 10 Jun.19  Giants  Coaches contacted by Mitchell in probe Jun.24  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hits No. 719 Jun.29  San Francisco  Bonds' Trainer Refuses To Testify To Jury

July 2006 ... more > Top ^
Jul.5   San Francisco   Bonds' trainer jailed  Greg Anderson was held in contempt of court and ordered to prison for refusing to testify to the federal grand jury Jul.9   North Beach   North Beach Celebrates Italian Win  Crowds of soccer fans gathered to watch on television the FIFA World Cup game being played in Berlin Jul.12   Barry Bonds Bonds' Possible Indictment
Jul.16  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hits 721st career HR  Athletics  A's pound Sox, take lead in AL West Jul.20   San Francisco   No indictment for Bonds
  The prosecutors will impanel a new grand jury to take up where an outgoing one left off.    Barry Bonds still firmly in the sights of a federal steroid investigation. The prosecutors will cons...
Jul.21  Giants  Giants acquire Hillenbrand from Jays Jul.22  San Francisco  Report: Feds got Bonds' medical files Jul.24  Stanford  1st round of Bank of the West Classic Jul.25  Raiders  Raiders sign top pick Huff Jul.26   San Francisco   City Makes Short List For 2016 Olympics  The U.S. Olympic Committee eliminated Houston and Philadelphia, leaving SF along with LA and Chicago in the running Jul.30  Stanford  Clijsters takes Bank of West title  San Jose  Sebastien Bourdais Wins Grand Prix  San Francisco  Man, 43, dies during Marathon

August 2006 ... more > Top ^
Aug.1  Pac Bell Park  Nats Hand Giants 9th Straight Loss Aug.5   Raiders John Madden Inducted Into Hall Of Fame  It took a quarter century to make it to the shrine. Madden asked the crowd to indulge him Aug.17   San Francisco Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury Aug.19  49ers  After 16 seasons, Rice will retire  Pac Bell Park  Dodgers snap Giants' streak Aug.21  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hit his 725th career home run Aug.22   Stanford New Football Stadium Unveiled Aug.28   San Francisco Anderson held in contempt  Barry Bonds' personal trainer is refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating the slugger Aug.29   Warriors Nelson Returning As Warriors Head Coach Aug.31  Athletics  A's Owner: Move To San Jose Unlikely  Giants  Bonds doubles as Giants top Braves  Redwood City  Madden Game Grosses $100m In 1 Week

September 2006 ... more > Top ^
Sep.11   Coliseum Raiders MNF Opener Slammed Shut
Sep.16   Stanford New field can't help Stanford Sep.17  Candlestick  49ers Over Rams, 20 to 13, in opening Sep.22  Giants  Bonds ties Aaron's NL home run record Sep.23   Giants Bonds breaks NL record with No. 734  Bonds broke Hank Aaron's home run record, but the Milwaukee rallied past San Francisco 10-8 Sep.25   Pac Bell Park Giants Eliminated From Playoff Contention Sep.26   Athletics A's clinch AL West

October 2006 ... more > Top ^
Oct.2  San Francisco  Giants cut ties with Alou as manager Oct.3  Athletics  Oakland 3, Minnesota 2 Oct.4  San Francisco  Appeals court orders Anderson released  Athletics  ALDS Game 2: Athletics 5, Twins 2 Oct.5  Athletics  A's lose Ellis for rest of postseason Oct.6   Coliseum   A's complete sweep of Twins
  Bradley homered as the A's snapped a stretch of 9 straight losses in potential playoff clinchers, beating Minnesota 8-3.    Milton Bradley threw out Torii Hunter in a disputed play at the...
Oct.8  Candlestick  49ers Defeat Raiders 34-20 Oct.10   Coliseum Tigers steal homefield advantage from A's Oct.11   Coliseum ALCS: Tigers go up 2-0 on A's Oct.13   Athletics Tigers Shut Out A's Oct.14   Athletics   Tigers in World Series over A's, 6-3
  Magglio Ordonez sent the A's packing with a 3-run homer in the bottom of the 9nth
  Bot 1st: Detroit - P. Polanco singled to center, C. Granderson scored, C. Monroe to third - M. Ordonez grounded into fielder's choice, C. Monroe scored, P. Polanco out at second Bot 5th: Detroit - C. Monroe homered to deep left
Oct.16   Athletics A's show Macha door despite run to ALCS Oct.18  Danville  4 High School Football Players Kicked Off Oct.20   Oracle Oracle, Warriors have naming agreement  The Coliseum Arena will be renamed the Oracle. 10-year agreement includes additional exclusive team sponsorship Oct.26   Giants Giants To Name Bochy As Manager  Bruce Bochy , 51, has spent the previous 12 seasons as the manager of the San Diego Padres Oct.27  Barry Bonds  Agent: no talks with Giants Oct.28   Barry Bonds Bonds, Frank Thomas file for free agency

November 2006 ... more > Top ^
Nov.2   San Francisco Marion Jones' ex-coach indicted
Nov.6   Fremont A's Reach Deal To Build New Stadium
  The A's will acquire a 143-acre site near the former Baylands racetrack off of I-880 in a deal Cisco Systems
 Raiders  Seattle made 16-0 victory over Raiders Nov.8  SF City Hall  Niners cease new stadium talks with SF Nov.9   49ers 49ers dump Candlestick for Santa Clara
  The 49ers intend to replace dingy park with a state-of-the-art stadium in Santa Clara
 After years of planning for a stadium in the city, owner York changed his club's focus to Silicon Valley. John York is insisting the 49ers never will leave the Bay Area or change their name
Nov.10  49ers  Walsh reveals he's battling leukemia Nov.12   Candlestick 49ers Stadium Public Unveiling Called Off Nov.13   San Francisco   City abandons 2016 Olympic bid
  San Francisco abandoned its bid after plans for a new bayfront stadium collapsed
Nov.17  Raiders  Court Throws Out Raiders $34M Verdict Nov.19  Candlestick  Gore Runs Over Seahawks in 20-14 Win Nov.21   Highway 101 Bryant arrested for drunk driving Nov.29  Tiburon  Agassi suffers a loss in sale of home

December 2006 ... more > Top ^
Dec.1  Giants  Bonds' agent outraged after snub Dec.2  UC Berkeley  No. 21 Cal Survives Stubborn Stanford Dec.7   Giants Bonds, Giants Agree On 1-Year Contract  $16 million, 1-year contract will keep the controversial slugger in the Bay Area to take aim at baseball's home run record Dec.8  Athletics  Piazza, A's complete one-year deal Dec.14  49ers  Niners upset Seahawks to keep hope alive Dec.18  Stanford  Harbaugh becomes Cardinal coach Dec.19  Stanford  Wie accepted to Stanford Dec.22  49ers  Bryant suspended 4 games Dec.24   Candlestick Cardinals Extinguish 49ers Playoff Hopes
Dec.28   Giants Zito to sign with Giants Dec.31  Raiders  Jets headed to playoffs after Raiders fall



Coach Turner fired  The Raiders fired Norv Turner following consecutive losing seasons in which the team went 9-23 Madden elected to Hall of Fame  John Madden had a career regular-season record of 103-32 and a victory in Super Bowl VI Shell hired as head coach for 2nd time  The 59-year-old Art Shell met with Davis and other team officials. He is the first black head coach in modern NFL John Madden Inducted Into Hall Of Fame  It took a quarter century to make it to the shrine. Madden asked the crowd to indulge him Raiders MNF Opener Slammed Shut New field can't help Stanford 49ers Stadium Public Unveiling Called Off Bryant arrested for drunk driving Cardinals Extinguish 49ers Playoff Hopes Okari Wins Bay To Breakers Again Bonds backs off retirement talk  The slugger gave differing accounts this weekend, first saying this year would be his last Book details how Bonds used steroids




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Football Timeline ... See Bay Area Football timeline, World Football timeline Top ^
2006
Jan.3   Raiders
Jan.11  Stanford  Strip Club Scandal Hits Football Program
Jan.16  49ers  Turner to join 49ers
Feb.4   Raiders
Feb.9  49ers  Diversity Action Plan Unveiled
Feb.10   Raiders
Mar.11  49ers  Redskins send 2 picks to Niners for Lloyd
Mar.22  Raiders  Raiders sign veteran QB Brooks to 2-years
Aug.5   Raiders
Aug.19  49ers  After 16 seasons, Rice will retire
Aug.31  Redwood City  Madden Game Grosses $100m In 1 Week
Sep.11   Coliseum
Sep.16   Stanford
Sep.17  Candlestick  49ers Over Rams, 20 to 13, in opening
Oct.8  Candlestick  49ers Defeat Raiders 34-20
Nov.6  Raiders  Seattle made 16-0 victory over Raiders
Nov.8  SF City Hall  Niners cease new stadium talks with SF
Nov.10  49ers  Walsh reveals he's battling leukemia
Nov.12   Candlestick
Nov.19  Candlestick  Gore Runs Over Seahawks in 20-14 Win
Nov.21   Highway 101
Dec.2  UC Berkeley  No. 21 Cal Survives Stubborn Stanford
Dec.14  49ers  Niners upset Seahawks to keep hope alive
Dec.18  Stanford  Harbaugh becomes Cardinal coach
Dec.22  49ers  Bryant suspended 4 games
Dec.24   Candlestick
Dec.31  Raiders  Jets headed to playoffs after Raiders fall




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2006
May.21   Ocean Beach
Jul.30  San Francisco  Man, 43, dies during Marathon




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Baseball Timeline ... See Bay Area Baseball timeline, World Baseball timeline Top ^
2006
Jan.23  Barry Bonds  Bonds nixes WBC
Feb.19   Barry Bonds
Feb.22  Giants  Bonds shows up at Giants camp
Mar.7   Barry Bonds
  Shadows: Barry Bonds took a wide array of performance-enhancing drugs over at least 5 seasons
  2 SF Chronicle reporters allege that Bonds, jealous of attention lavished on McGwire during his record home-run year, began injecting steroids after 1998. By 2001, when Giant star broke McGwire's record, the authors claim he was pursuing multiple steroids, human growth hormone and insulin.
Apr.3  Coliseum  Yankees 15, Oakland 2, in home opener Apr.6   Pac Bell Park Giants fans greet Bonds with cheers
Apr.22   Giants Bonds ends drought with No. 709 Apr.26  Pac Bell Park  Bonds forces extra innings with No. 711 May.2  Pac Bell Park  Bonds zeros in on Ruth with 712th homer May.3   Barry Bonds Bonds hit in head by ball in BP May.7   Barry Bonds Bonds one behind Ruth with 713th  Bonds is moving for 2nd place on career list. The slugger hit a mammoth shot during the 9-5 loss to the Phillies May.10  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hitless in Giants' loss May.11  Pac Bell Park  Bonds stuck on 713 as Giants win May.12  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hitless in 6-1 Giants' loss May.13  Pac Bell Park  Bonds moved to 3rd spot to wake up bat May.14  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hitless as Dodgers stop Giants May.19  Coliseum  Bonds 0-3 In Giants' 1-0 Loss To A's May.20   Coliseum   Bonds launches No. 714, tying Ruth
  Bonds tied Babe for 2nd place on the career home run during 4-2, 10-inning victory over the Oakland Athletics.    The 7-time NL MVP is ending a 9-game homerless stretch with a shot into the first deck of the elevated stands in right-center. Tne home runs appeared to travel about 400 feet. The ...
May.21  Coliseum  Bonds homerless as Cains tosses 1-hitter May.28   Pac Bell Park   Bonds passes Ruth, trails only Aaron
  Barry Bonds hit his 715th home run to slip past Babe Ruth during Giants' 6-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies
 'It's a great honor,' said Bonds. He homered off Byung-Hyun Kim in the 4th inning. The ball glanced off a fan's hands, dropped onto an elevated platform beyond the fence, sat for a few minutes before rolling off the roof and into the hands of 38-year-old Andrew Morbitzer,
Jun.5  Pac Bell Park  Bonds Hits #716 In ' 14-2 Win Jun.11  Athletics  A's complete sweep at Yankee Stadium Jun.15  San Lorenzo  A's Pitcher Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI Jun.18   Coliseum A's run win streak to 10 Jun.24  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hits No. 719 Jul.16  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hits 721st career HR Jul.16  Athletics  A's pound Sox, take lead in AL West Jul.21  Giants  Giants acquire Hillenbrand from Jays Aug.1  Pac Bell Park  Nats Hand Giants 9th Straight Loss Aug.19  Pac Bell Park  Dodgers snap Giants' streak Aug.21  Pac Bell Park  Bonds hit his 725th career home run Aug.31  Athletics  A's Owner: Move To San Jose Unlikely Aug.31  Giants  Bonds doubles as Giants top Braves Sep.22  Giants  Bonds ties Aaron's NL home run record Sep.23   Giants Bonds breaks NL record with No. 734  Bonds broke Hank Aaron's home run record, but the Milwaukee rallied past San Francisco 10-8 Sep.25   Pac Bell Park Giants Eliminated From Playoff Contention Sep.26   Athletics A's clinch AL West Oct.2  San Francisco  Giants cut ties with Alou as manager Oct.3  Athletics  Oakland 3, Minnesota 2 Oct.4  Athletics  ALDS Game 2: Athletics 5, Twins 2 Oct.5  Athletics  A's lose Ellis for rest of postseason Oct.6   Coliseum A's complete sweep of Twins
  Bradley homered as the A's snapped a stretch of 9 straight losses in potential playoff clinchers, beating Minnesota 8-3.    Milton Bradley threw out Torii Hunter in a disputed play at the...
Oct.10   Coliseum Tigers steal homefield advantage from A's Oct.11   Coliseum ALCS: Tigers go up 2-0 on A's Oct.13   Athletics Tigers Shut Out A's Oct.14   Athletics Tigers in World Series over A's, 6-3
  Magglio Ordonez sent the A's packing with a 3-run homer in the bottom of the 9nth
  Bot 1st: Detroit - P. Polanco singled to center, C. Granderson scored, C. Monroe to third - M. Ordonez grounded into fielder's choice, C. Monroe scored, P. Polanco out at second Bot 5th: Detroit - C. Monroe homered to deep left
Oct.16   Athletics A's show Macha door despite run to ALCS Oct.26   Giants Giants To Name Bochy As Manager  Bruce Bochy , 51, has spent the previous 12 seasons as the manager of the San Diego Padres Oct.27  Barry Bonds  Agent: no talks with Giants Nov.6   Fremont A's Reach Deal To Build New Stadium
  The A's will acquire a 143-acre site near the former Baylands racetrack off of I-880 in a deal Cisco Systems
Dec.1  Giants  Bonds' agent outraged after snub Dec.8  Athletics  Piazza, A's complete one-year deal Dec.28   Giants Zito to sign with Giants



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Highway Crime Timeline ... See Bay Area Highway Crime timeline, World Highway Crime timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.15  San Lorenzo  A's Pitcher Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI Jul.9   North Beach North Beach Celebrates Italian Win  Crowds of soccer fans gathered to watch on television the FIFA World Cup game being played in Berlin Nov.21   Highway 101 Bryant arrested for drunk driving




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Global Politics Timeline ... See Bay Area Global Politics timeline, World Global Politics timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.7   Half Moon Bay South African wins Mavericks Contest  Grant 'Twiggy' Baker was crowned king of the waves. The 24 contestants had only 24 hours' notice to arrive Feb.19   San Jose Murray claims 1st win at SAP Open  Britain's Andrew Murray battled from a set down to stun Australian Lleyton Hewitt 2-6 6-1 7-6 in the final Mar.23  Oracle Arena  UCLA's furious rally eliminates Gonzaga Jul.30  San Francisco  Man, 43, dies during Marathon Aug.29   Warriors Nelson Returning As Warriors Head Coach
Oct.20   Oracle Oracle, Warriors have naming agreement  The Coliseum Arena will be renamed the Oracle. 10-year agreement includes additional exclusive team sponsorship



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Cycling Timeline ... See Bay Area Cycling timeline, World Cycling timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.20   SF Downtown Tour Of California Bike Race Begins  Santa Rosa resident Levi Leipheimer raced to victory, posting the fastest time in the San Francisco prologue Jun.4   San Francisco AIDS/Life Cycle Bike Ride Leaves For LA




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Justice Timeline ... See Bay Area Justice timeline, World Justice timeline Top ^
2006 Mar.30   San Francisco BALCO Founder To Be Released
Apr.13   Barry Bonds Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
  Federal prosecutors may be pursuing a case stemming from his denials of steroid use during a federal grand jury
 The new panel has been hearing testimony whether Giants baseball star lied about his steroid use during the hearing Bonds told the first grand jury in 2003 that he was had never knowingly taken performance enhancing steroids Barry's legal team is unaware.
Jun.29  San Francisco  Bonds' Trainer Refuses To Testify To Jury Jul.5   San Francisco   Bonds' trainer jailed  Greg Anderson was held in contempt of court and ordered to prison for refusing to testify to the federal grand jury Jul.12   Barry Bonds Bonds' Possible Indictment Jul.20   San Francisco   No indictment for Bonds
  The prosecutors will impanel a new grand jury to take up where an outgoing one left off.    Barry Bonds still firmly in the sights of a federal steroid investigation. The prosecutors will cons...
Aug.17   San Francisco Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury Aug.28   San Francisco Anderson held in contempt  Barry Bonds' personal trainer is refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating the slugger Oct.4  San Francisco  Appeals court orders Anderson released Nov.2   San Francisco Marion Jones' ex-coach indicted Dec.19  Stanford  Wie accepted to Stanford



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Motor Sports Timeline ... See Bay Area Motor Sports timeline, World Motor Sports timeline Top ^
2006 Jul.30  San Jose  Sebastien Bourdais Wins Grand Prix



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Sports Crime & Justice Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports Crime & Justice timeline, World Sports Crime & Justice timeline Top ^
2006 Mar.30   San Francisco BALCO Founder To Be Released
Apr.13   Barry Bonds Bonds may be subject of perjury probe
  Federal prosecutors may be pursuing a case stemming from his denials of steroid use during a federal grand jury
 The new panel has been hearing testimony whether Giants baseball star lied about his steroid use during the hearing Bonds told the first grand jury in 2003 that he was had never knowingly taken performance enhancing steroids Barry's legal team is unaware.
Jun.9   San Francisco FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB Jun.19  Giants  Coaches contacted by Mitchell in probe Jun.29  San Francisco  Bonds' Trainer Refuses To Testify To Jury Jul.5   San Francisco   Bonds' trainer jailed  Greg Anderson was held in contempt of court and ordered to prison for refusing to testify to the federal grand jury Jul.12   Barry Bonds Bonds' Possible Indictment Jul.20   San Francisco   No indictment for Bonds
  The prosecutors will impanel a new grand jury to take up where an outgoing one left off.    Barry Bonds still firmly in the sights of a federal steroid investigation. The prosecutors will cons...
Jul.22  San Francisco  Report: Feds got Bonds' medical files Aug.17   San Francisco Bonds' trainer silent with grand jury Aug.28   San Francisco Anderson held in contempt  Barry Bonds' personal trainer is refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating the slugger Oct.4  San Francisco  Appeals court orders Anderson released Oct.18  Danville  4 High School Football Players Kicked Off Nov.2   San Francisco Marion Jones' ex-coach indicted



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Hockey Timeline ... See Bay Area Hockey timeline, World Hockey timeline Top ^
2006 Apr.12  San Jose  Sharks earned playoff Apr.21  San Jose  Sharks 3, Predators 4, in playoff Apr.23  San Jose  Sharks 3, Predators 0 Apr.25  SJ Arena  Sharks smother Preds 4-1 Apr.27  SJ Arena  Sharks knock off Predators for 3-1 lead Apr.30   San Jose Sharks oust Preds, 2-1, in Game 5  Marleau nets 7th goal of playoffs. Marleau and Bernier each scored power-play goals May.7  SJ Arena  Sharks 2-1 over Oilers in Game 1 May.8  SJ Arena  Sharks beat Oilers 2-1, grab 2-0 lead May.14  SJ Arena  Sharks fans boo O Canada prior Game 5 May.17   San Jose Sharks out of playoffs  8th-seeded Edmonton Oilers held off San Jose 2-0 in Game 6 of the quarterfinal series



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 AIDS Timeline ... See Bay Area AIDS timeline, World AIDS timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.4   San Francisco AIDS/Life Cycle Bike Ride Leaves For LA




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Water Sports Timeline ... See Bay Area Water Sports timeline, World Water Sports timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.7   Half Moon Bay South African wins Mavericks Contest  Grant 'Twiggy' Baker was crowned king of the waves. The 24 contestants had only 24 hours' notice to arrive May.22   SF Downtown Second-Grader Swims Alcatraz to SF  Braxton Bilbrey from Glendale, Ariz., made the 1.4-mile swim to Aquatic Park in 47 min. Jun.9   San Francisco FBI asked Bonds' ex not to talk to MLB
Jun.19  Giants  Coaches contacted by Mitchell in probe Jul.22  San Francisco  Report: Feds got Bonds' medical files



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Business Lawsuit Timeline ... See Bay Area Business Lawsuit timeline, World Business Lawsuit timeline Top ^
2006 Mar.24  Barry Bonds  Judge denies Bonds' bid



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Higher Education Timeline ... See Bay Area Higher Education timeline, World Higher Education timeline Top ^
2006 Dec.18  Stanford  Harbaugh becomes Cardinal coach Dec.19  Stanford  Wie accepted to Stanford



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Sports Injury Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports Injury timeline, World Sports Injury timeline Top ^
2006 Jun.12   San Mateo Jockey Sustains Critical Injury  Chance Rollins, 36, suffered severe head injuries when he fell off his horse at Bay Meadows



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Tennis Timeline ... See Bay Area Tennis timeline, World Tennis timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.15  San Jose  Routine victory for unfit Roddick Feb.18   San Jose Roddick falls in semis of SAP Open
Feb.19   San Jose Murray claims 1st win at SAP Open  Britain's Andrew Murray battled from a set down to stun Australian Lleyton Hewitt 2-6 6-1 7-6 in the final Feb.20  San Jose  McEnroe, 47, seals doubles triumph Jul.24  Stanford  1st round of Bank of the West Classic Jul.30  Stanford  Clijsters takes Bank of West title Nov.29  Tiburon  Agassi suffers a loss in sale of home



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Sports Business Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports Business timeline, World Sports Business timeline Top ^
2006 Feb.4   Pac Bell Park SBC Park to become AT&T
Mar.24  Barry Bonds  Judge denies Bonds' bid Jul.25  Raiders  Raiders sign top pick Huff Aug.22   Stanford New Football Stadium Unveiled Oct.18  Danville  4 High School Football Players Kicked Off Oct.28   Barry Bonds Bonds, Frank Thomas file for free agency Nov.9   49ers 49ers dump Candlestick for Santa Clara
  The 49ers intend to replace dingy park with a state-of-the-art stadium in Santa Clara
 After years of planning for a stadium in the city, owner York changed his club's focus to Silicon Valley. John York is insisting the 49ers never will leave the Bay Area or change their name
Nov.17  Raiders  Court Throws Out Raiders $34M Verdict Dec.7   Giants Bonds, Giants Agree On 1-Year Contract  $16 million, 1-year contract will keep the controversial slugger in the Bay Area to take aim at baseball's home run record



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Real Estate Timeline ... See Bay Area Real Estate timeline, World Real Estate timeline Top ^
2006 Nov.29  Tiburon  Agassi suffers a loss in sale of home



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2006 Aug.31  Redwood City  Madden Game Grosses $100m In 1 Week



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2006 Olympics Timeline ... See Bay Area Olympics timeline, World Olympics timeline Top ^
2006 May.3  San Francisco  USOC To Scout City For Possible 2016 Bid May.18   San Francisco Olympic Committee Visits To Hear 2016 Bid Jul.26   San Francisco City Makes Short List For 2016 Olympics  The U.S. Olympic Committee eliminated Houston and Philadelphia, leaving SF along with LA and Chicago in the running Nov.13   San Francisco City abandons 2016 Olympic bid
  San Francisco abandoned its bid after plans for a new bayfront stadium collapsed