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B. 01-14 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32 Candlestick
C. 01-22 Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers Candlestick
3. 04-14 1 dead, 4 missing in racing yacht crash Farallon Islands, San Francisco
E. 05-22 Warriors unveil plans to move to SF San Francisco
F. 06-17 Simpson wins US Open at Olympic Olympic Club, West San Francisco
G. 08-25 Tenn. beats Petaluma for Little League national title Petaluma
7. 10-16 America's Cup boat flips in S.F. bay San Francisco
10-22 Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS Pac Bell Park

Summary.     Click for More > Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32  Smith completed a 14-yard touchdown pass to Davis, and San Francisco capitalized on 5 New Orleans turnovers for a playoff victory Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers 1 dead, 4 missing in racing yacht crash   One sailor is dead and three were missing Saturday evening after a yacht ran aground near the Farallon Islands, 27 miles outside the Golden ... 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking Warriors unveil plans to move to SF  David Stern and mayor Ed Lee announced the Warriors move to San Francisco. The earliest the team could leave Oakland would be 2017 Simpson wins US Open at Olympic Tenn. beats Petaluma for Little League national title America's Cup boat flips in S.F. bay   A 72 foot Oracle vessel training for the America's Cup, capsized in San Francisco Bay and currents carried it out into the ocean Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
Jan.2  Stanford  Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl
Jan.10  Raiders  Raiders fire Jackson following 8-8 finish
Jan.14   Candlestick
Jan.22   Candlestick
Jan.24  Raiders  Raiders hire Broncos DC Allen as coach
Feb.2  Levi's Stadium  NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
Feb.20  Athletics  Manny Ramirez signs minor league deal with A's
Feb.23  SF City Hall  SF advances plan for America's Cup
Mar.12  49ers  Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers
Mar.20  49ers  Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal
Apr.13  Pac Bell Park  Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener
Apr.14   San Francisco
Apr.19   Levi's Stadium
Apr.21  San Jose  San Jose Sharks eliminated from playoffs
May.22   San Francisco
Jun.2  Giants  Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault
Jun.13  Pac Bell Park  Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants
Jun.14  West San Francisco  Tiger Roars At U.S. Open
Jun.15  West San Francisco  Tiger Woods shares U.S. Open lead
Jun.16  West San Francisco  Tiger Tumbles At U.S. Open
Jun.17   West San Francisco
Jun.26  SF Downtown  Bay search called off for missing baseball fan
Jun.30  East San Jose  Aldon Smith, 2 others, injured in party incident
Jul.5  Pleasanton  Jockey killed after being thrown from horse
Aug.15  San Francisco  Cabrera banned 50 games for failed drug test
Aug.25   Petaluma
Aug.26  Petaluma  Petaluma beats Panama in LLWS consolation game
Sep.3  Coliseum  Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak
Sep.6  Athletics  As RHP had surgery for skull fracture
Sep.15  Stanford  No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14
Sep.16  Candlestick  49ers Dump Lions 27-19
Sep.22  Pac Bell Park  Giants win NL West
Sep.27  Stanford  No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies
Oct.2  Coliseum  A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers
Oct.3  Coliseum  A's rally past Rangers for AL West crown
Oct.7  Pac Bell Park  Arroyo gem puts Reds up 2-0 on Giants in NLDS
Oct.9  Coliseum  Anderson pitches A's past Tigers to avoid sweep
Oct.10  Coliseum  A's rally past Tigers 4-3 to force Game 5
Oct.11  Giants  Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS
 Coliseum  Tigers Eliminate A's
Oct.13  Stanford  No. 7 Notre Dame stops No.17 Stanford in OT
Oct.14  Pac Bell Park  Beltran, Freese hit 2-run HRs, Cards beat Giants
Oct.15  Pac Bell Park  Giants beat Cardinals 7-1 to even NLCS
Oct.16   San Francisco
Oct.17  Giants  Beltran sub boosts Cardinals in Game 3
Oct.18  Candlestick  49ers hold off Seahawks
Oct.19  Giants  Giants Blank Cards
Oct.21  Pac Bell Park  Giants beat Cardinals 6-1 to force NLCS Game 7
Oct.22   Pac Bell Park
  Pence got the Giants going with a weird double and San Francisco closed out Game 7 of the NL championship series in a driving rainstorm, routing St. Louis.    Giants won its record-tying sixth elimination game of the ...
Oct.24   Pac Bell Park
  Pac Bell Park
Oct.25   Pac Bell Park
Oct.27   Giants
Oct.28   Giants
  Marco Scutaro singled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday night
 Giants completed a four-game sweep and win their second World Series title in three years. Pablo Sandoval, who hit three homers in Game 1, was selected Series MVP
Oct.29  49ers  Smith almost perfect, 49ers flatten Arizona 24-3 Oct.31   SF Downtown Huge turnout for Giants parade up Market   With adoring roars from the crowd and beaming grins from the players, the World Series victory parade ending up in front of City Hall Nov.9  Warriors  Lakers rout Warriors 101-77 after Brown's firing Nov.17  Stanford  No. 14 Stanford upsets No. 1 Oregon 17-14 Nov.19  Candlestick  Kaepernick, 49ers whip Bears 32-7 Nov.25  49ers  49ers use defense to beat Saints, 31-21 Dec.6  Coliseum  Broncos Thump Raiders Dec.12  Warriors  Warriors run win streak to five with win at Miami Dec.14  Warriors  Balanced Magic sever Warriors' winning streak Dec.16  49ers  49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots Dec.23  49ers  Seahawks Crush 49ers


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San Francisco
01/14 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32
01/22 Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers
02/23 SF advances plan for America's Cup
03/12 Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers
03/20 Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal
04/13 Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener
04/14 1 dead, 4 missing in racing yacht crash
05/22 Warriors unveil plans to move to SF
06/02 Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault
06/13 Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants
06/14 Tiger Roars At U.S. Open
06/15 Tiger Woods shares U.S. Open lead
06/16 Tiger Tumbles At U.S. Open
06/17 Simpson wins US Open at Olympic
08/15 Cabrera banned 50 games for failed drug test
09/16 49ers Dump Lions 27-19
09/22 Giants win NL West
10/11 Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS
10/16 America's Cup boat flips in S.F. bay
10/22 Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
10/24 Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series
10/24 Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener
10/25 Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead
10/27 Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead
10/28 Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
10/31 Huge turnout for Giants parade up Market
12/16 49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots
04/13 Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener
06/02 Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault
06/13 Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants
06/26 Bay search called off for missing baseball fan
08/15 Cabrera banned 50 games for failed drug test
09/22 Giants win NL West
10/07 Arroyo gem puts Reds up 2-0 on Giants in NLDS
10/11 Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS
10/14 Beltran, Freese hit 2-run HRs, Cards beat Giants
10/15 Giants beat Cardinals 7-1 to even NLCS
10/17 Beltran sub boosts Cardinals in Game 3
10/22 Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
10/24 Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series
10/24 Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener
10/25 Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead
10/27 Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead
10/28 Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
10/31 Huge turnout for Giants parade up Market
01/14 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32
01/22 Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers
03/12 Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers
03/20 Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal
09/16 49ers Dump Lions 27-19
12/16 49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots
Oakland
01/10 Raiders fire Jackson following 8-8 finish
01/24 Raiders hire Broncos DC Allen as coach
02/20 Manny Ramirez signs minor league deal with A's
09/03 Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak
09/06 A?s RHP had surgery for skull fracture
10/02 A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers
10/11 Tigers Eliminate A's
12/12 Warriors run win streak to five with win at Miami
02/20 Manny Ramirez signs minor league deal with A's
09/03 Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak
09/06 A?s RHP had surgery for skull fracture
10/02 A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers
10/03 A's rally past Rangers for AL West crown
10/11 Tigers Eliminate A's
01/10 Raiders fire Jackson following 8-8 finish
01/24 Raiders hire Broncos DC Allen as coach
Pac Bell Park
04/13 Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener
06/13 Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants
09/22 Giants win NL West
10/22 Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
10/24 Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series
10/24 Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener
10/25 Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead
04/13 Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener
06/13 Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants
09/22 Giants win NL West
10/22 Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
10/24 Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series
10/24 Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener
10/25 Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead
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Coliseum
09/03 Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak
10/02 A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers
10/03 A's rally past Rangers for AL West crown
10/09 Anderson pitches A's past Tigers to avoid sweep
10/11 Tigers Eliminate A's
09/03 Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak
10/02 A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers
10/03 A's rally past Rangers for AL West crown
10/09 Anderson pitches A's past Tigers to avoid sweep
10/11 Tigers Eliminate A's
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West Santa Clara County
01/02 Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl
02/02 NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
04/19 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking
09/15 No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14
09/27 No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies
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01/02 Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl
02/02 NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
04/19 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking
09/15 No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14
09/27 No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies
Giants
06/02 Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault
10/11 Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS
10/27 Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead
10/28 Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
06/02 Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault
10/11 Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS
10/27 Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead
10/28 Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
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Stanford
01/02 Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl
09/15 No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14
09/27 No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies
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01/02 Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl
09/15 No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14
09/27 No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies
West San Francisco
06/14 Tiger Roars At U.S. Open
06/15 Tiger Woods shares U.S. Open lead
06/17 Simpson wins US Open at Olympic
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Silicon Valley
02/02 NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
04/19 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking
06/30 Aldon Smith, 2 others, injured in party incident
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02/02 NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
04/19 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking
06/30 Aldon Smith, 2 others, injured in party incident
Candlestick
01/14 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32
01/22 Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers
09/16 49ers Dump Lions 27-19
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01/14 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32
01/22 Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers
09/16 49ers Dump Lions 27-19
Olympic Club
06/14 Tiger Roars At U.S. Open
06/16 Tiger Tumbles At U.S. Open
06/17 Simpson wins US Open at Olympic
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49ers
03/12 Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers
03/20 Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal
12/16 49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots
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03/12 Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers
03/20 Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal
12/16 49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots

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Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl Raiders fire Jackson following 8-8 finish  Reggie McKenzie fired coach Hue Jackson in a bold first move as he looks to give the organization a fresh start 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32


January 2012 ... more > Top ^
Jan.2   Stanford
Jan.3  Warriors  Warriors close to signing Nate Robinson
Jan.5  Warriors  Warriors aggressively pursuing Howard
Jan.10   Raiders
Jan.13  Giants  Lincecum among players filing for arbitration
Jan.14   Candlestick  
  Smith completed a 14-yard touchdown pass to Davis, and San Francisco capitalized on 5 New Orleans turnovers for a playoff victory
Jan.17  Giants  Lincecum asks for $21.5 million Jan.22   Candlestick   Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers
  After Kyle Williams fumbled a punt return in OT, Tynes kicked a 31-yard field gola to give Giants a 20-17 victory
Jan.23  49ers  Williams getting barrage of ugly remarks Jan.24   Raiders Raiders hire Broncos DC Allen as coach  Giants  Lincecum agrees to a contract with Giants

February 2012 ... more > Top ^
Feb.2   Levi's Stadium NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
Feb.13  Athletics  A's, Cespedes reach $36M deal Feb.20   Athletics Manny Ramirez signs minor league deal with A's Feb.23   SF City Hall SF advances plan for America's Cup Feb.24  Athletics  Manny reports to A's camp

March 2012 ... more > Top ^
Mar.12   49ers Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers
Mar.13  Athletics  Manny hits first homer for A's  Warriors  Warriors trade Ellis to Bucks for Bogut Mar.18  49ers  Smith visiting with Dolphins Mar.19  49ers  49ers want to keep Smith Mar.20   49ers Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal  Alex Smith and the San Francisco 49ers were working Tuesday night to finalize a three-year contract

April 2012 ... more > Top ^
Apr.2  Giants  Giants, Cain agree to $127.5M contract Apr.13   Pac Bell Park Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener
Apr.14   San Francisco 1 dead, 4 missing in racing yacht crash Map of Farallon Islands San Francisco
  One sailor is dead and three were missing Saturday evening after a yacht ran aground near the Farallon Islands, 27 miles outside the Golden Gate
 Three additional crew members of the 38-foot sailing vessel, named Low Speed Chase, were rescued
 San Francisco  Wilson likely needs surgery for elbow damage Apr.19   Levi's Stadium 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking Map of 4701 Great America Pkwy Santa Clara
  The 49ers celebrated the groundbreaking for construction on their new $1.2 billion stadium in Santa Clara
Apr.21   San Jose San Jose Sharks eliminated from playoffs

May 2012 ... more > Top ^
May.20  San Francisco  Ethiopian woman captures Bay to Breakers prize  Warriors  Report: Warriors to move to San Francisco in '17 May.22   San Francisco Warriors unveil plans to move to SF
  David Stern and mayor Ed Lee announced the Warriors move to San Francisco. The earliest the team could leave Oakland would be 2017
May.23  Coliseum  Angels stop A's on combo 1-hitter

June 2012 ... more > Top ^
Jun.2   Giants Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault
Jun.11  West San Francisco  Practice rounds underway at U.S. Open in SF Jun.13   Pac Bell Park   Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants  Matt Cain pitched the 22nd perfect game in major league history and first for the Giants to beat the Houston Astros 10-0 Jun.14   West San Francisco Tiger Roars At U.S. Open Jun.15   West San Francisco Tiger Woods shares U.S. Open lead  Athletics  Manny requests outright release - A's oblige Jun.16   West San Francisco Tiger Tumbles At U.S. Open Jun.17  West San Francisco  Woods shares US Open lead with Furyk, Toms   West San Francisco   Simpson wins US Open at Olympic Map of Olympic Club San Francisco
  Webb Simpson clinched his maiden major title with victory on an absorbing final day of the US Open
Jun.25  Levi's Stadium  $30 million pulled from 49ers stadium project Jun.26   SF Downtown Bay search called off for missing baseball fan Jun.27  Pac Bell Park  Lincecum ends drought as Giants sweep Dodgers Jun.30   East San Jose   Aldon Smith, 2 others, injured in party incident   49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suffered minor injuries. Two shot, one stabbed at party in hills east of San Jose

July 2012 ... more > Top ^
Jul.3  Raiders  Ben Davidson, face of Raiders, dead at 72 Jul.4  Coliseum  Ortiz blasts 400th homer, but A's sweep Red Sox Jul.5   Pleasanton Jockey killed after being thrown from horse   Jorge Herrera, 33, was killed Thursday evening after being thrown from his horse 'Morito' during a race at the Alameda County Fairgrounds Jul.14  Athletics  Gomes' grand slam power A's over Liriano, Twins Jul.22  Coliseum  A's beat Yankees in 12, complete 4-game sweep Jul.25  Athletics  Crisp, A's deal Blue Jays worst shutout loss 16-0 Jul.31  Coliseum  A's overcome Rays' 21 K's to pull out win in 15th  Giants  Phils send All-Star Pence to Giants

August 2012 ... more > Top ^
Aug.15   San Francisco Cabrera banned 50 games for failed drug test  Melky Cabrera had a positive test for testosterone, putting an abrupt end to what had been an MVP-caliber regular season Aug.16  San Francisco  Cabrera suspension shocks Giants GM Aug.21  SF Downtown  Bay Area to get America's Cup preview Aug.22  Coliseum  A's Colon gets 50-game ban for doping Aug.23  Petaluma  Petaluma advances at Little League World Series  Athletics  Cobb, Rays blank A's, grab narrow wild-card lead Aug.25   Petaluma   Tenn. beats Petaluma for Little League national title
  Myers' hit a tie-breaking double, and Goodlettsville gave up a 10-run lead in the bottom of the 6th before scoring 9 in the 7th in a 24-16 victory over Petaluma
Aug.26   Petaluma Petaluma beats Panama in LLWS consolation game
Aug.31  Coliseum  A's trounce Red Sox 20-2 for seventh straight win

September 2012 ... more > Top ^
Sep.2  Coliseum  A's sweep Red Sox, extend winning streak to 9  Petaluma  Big-time homecoming for Little Leaguers Sep.3   Coliseum Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak
Sep.6   Athletics As RHP had surgery for skull fracture Sep.9  49ers  Niners' defense stifles Rodgers, Pack Sep.10  Athletics  Trainer: A's McCarthy walks, may go home soon Sep.13  Athletics  Weaver cools off A's in return to Angels' rotation Sep.15   Stanford No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14  Coliseum  A's top O's, move within two of Rangers in West Sep.16   Candlestick 49ers Dump Lions 27-19 Sep.20  Athletics  A's avoid sweep in Detroit, but lose LHP Anderson Sep.22  Athletics  Yanks beat A's in 14   Pac Bell Park   Giants win NL West  Bumgarner pitched the Giants to their second division title in three years and Scutaro had 3 hits and three RBIs in an 8-4 victory over the San... Sep.23  Athletics  A's stop Yankees' streak at 7 Sep.25  Athletics  Kottaras' HR in 10th lifts A's over Rangers 3-2 Sep.26  Athletics  A's romp past Rangers; pull within 3 games Sep.27  Athletics  Rangers hold off A's   Stanford No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies Sep.30  49ers  49ers run all over Jets in 34-0 romp

October 2012 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1  Coliseum  A's back in playoffs for first time in 6 years Oct.2   Coliseum A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers
Oct.3   Coliseum A's rally past Rangers for AL West crown Oct.6  Athletics  Verlander silences A's in Game 1  Pac Bell Park  Reds top Giants in Game 1 despite Cueto's injury Oct.7  Athletics  Tigers beat A's in 9th for 2-0 lead  Candlestick  49ers set franchise yards record, beat Bills 45-3   Pac Bell Park Arroyo gem puts Reds up 2-0 on Giants in NLDS Oct.9  Giants  Giants top Reds 2-1 in 10, push NLDS to Game 4   Coliseum Anderson pitches A's past Tigers to avoid sweep Oct.10  Giants  Lincecum, Giants top Reds 8-3, tying NLDS   Coliseum A's rally past Tigers 4-3 to force Game 5 Oct.11  49ers  49ers to play Jaguars in London in 2013   Giants   Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS  Posey ripped a fifth-inning grand slam to cap a six-run outburst and the Giants defeated the Reds 6-4 in Game 5   Coliseum   Tigers Eliminate A's  Verlander struck out 11 in a four-hitter with a 6-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics in the decisive Game 5 of their division series Oct.13   Stanford No. 7 Notre Dame stops No.17 Stanford in OT  Pac Bell Park  SF Giants first base coach hit by line drive Oct.14  Candlestick  Giants force 3 INTs, rout 49ers 26-3   Pac Bell Park Beltran, Freese hit 2-run HRs, Cards beat Giants Oct.15   Pac Bell Park Giants beat Cardinals 7-1 to even NLCS Oct.16   San Francisco America's Cup boat flips in S.F. bay
  A 72 foot Oracle vessel training for the America's Cup, capsized in San Francisco Bay and currents carried it out into the ocean
Oct.17   Giants Beltran sub boosts Cardinals in Game 3 Oct.18   Candlestick 49ers hold off Seahawks Oct.19  Giants  Cardinals beat Giants 8-3 to take 3-1 lead in NLCS   Giants Giants Blank Cards  Warriors  Warriors' Curry rolls repaired ankle Oct.20  UC Berkeley  No. 22 Stanford shreds Cal 21-3 in Big Game Oct.21   Pac Bell Park Giants beat Cardinals 6-1 to force NLCS Game 7 Oct.22   Pac Bell Park   Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
  Pence got the Giants going with a weird double and San Francisco closed out Game 7 of the NL championship series in a driving rainstorm, routing St. Louis
 Giants won its record-tying sixth elimination game of the postseason, completing a lopsided rally from a 3-1 deficit
Oct.24   Pac Bell Park   Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series
  San Francisco's Pablo Sandoval became the fourth player to hit three home runs in a World Series game
  Pac Bell Park   Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener
  Sandoval joined Reggie Jackson , Babe Ruth and Albert Pujols as the only boppers to do it in the Series, and San Francisco jolted Verlander and the Tigers.    He he went 4 for 4 and drove in four runs. Verlander...
Oct.25   Pac Bell Park   Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead
  Bumgarner shut down the Detroit Tigers for 7 innings, then the Giants took advantage of a bunt that stayed fair to eke out the go-ahead run
Oct.27   Giants   Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead
  Blanco hit an RBI triple and trotted home on Crawford's single in the second inning. No team has ever blown such a huge margin in the World Series
Oct.28   Giants   Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
  Marco Scutaro singled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday night
 Giants completed a four-game sweep and win their second World Series title in three years. Pablo Sandoval, who hit three homers in Game 1, was selected Series MVP
Oct.29  SF Mission  Celebrations by Giants fans turn rowdy in SF   49ers Smith almost perfect, 49ers flatten Arizona 24-3 Oct.31   SF Downtown Huge turnout for Giants parade up Market
Map of Market St San Francisco
  With adoring roars from the crowd and beaming grins from the players, the World Series victory parade ending up in front of City Hall


November 2012 ... more > Top ^
Nov.9   Warriors Lakers rout Warriors 101-77 after Brown's firing
Nov.11  Candlestick  Rams, 49ers play to first tie since '08 Nov.13  Athletics  A's Melvin takes home Manager of the Year honors Nov.15  49ers  Niners' Harbaugh treated for irregular heartbeat Nov.16  Stanford  No. 4 Stanford women upset No. 1 Baylor 71-69 Nov.17   Stanford No. 14 Stanford upsets No. 1 Oregon 17-14 Nov.19   Candlestick Kaepernick, 49ers whip Bears 32-7 Nov.21  49ers  Trotter: Kaepernick to start for 49ers on Sunday Nov.24  Stanford  Stanford knocks off UCLA to win Pac-12 North Nov.25   49ers 49ers use defense to beat Saints, 31-21 Nov.30  Stanford  Hogan leads Stanford 27-24 to win Pac-12

December 2012 ... more > Top ^
Dec.2  49ers  Rams end Kaepernick run, tip 49ers 16-13 in OT Dec.6   Coliseum Broncos Thump Raiders
Dec.12   Warriors   Warriors run win streak to five with win at Miami  Golden State went into Miami and left with a shocking 97-95 win over the Heat Dec.14   Warriors Balanced Magic sever Warriors' winning streak Dec.16   49ers   49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots  49ers (10-3-1) withstood a 28-point comeback by the New England Patriots to win 41-34 on Sunday night in the rain Dec.23   49ers Seahawks Crush 49ers Dec.24  Raiders  Raiders' Palmer done for season  49ers  49ers' Manningham out for year with knee injury Dec.27  49ers  49ers Smith has partially torn triceps  SJSU  San Jose State tops Bowling Green Dec.30  Candlestick  49ers win NFC West with 27-13 victory over Arizona



Oklahoma St beats Stanford in Fiesta Bowl Raiders fire Jackson following 8-8 finish  Reggie McKenzie fired coach Hue Jackson in a bold first move as he looks to give the organization a fresh start 49ers hold down Brees, Saints 36-32




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Football Timeline ... See Bay Area Football timeline, World Football timeline Top ^
2012
Jan.2   Stanford
Jan.10   Raiders
Jan.14   Candlestick
  Smith completed a 14-yard touchdown pass to Davis, and San Francisco capitalized on 5 New Orleans turnovers for a playoff victory
Jan.22   Candlestick Giants Win NFC Title over 49ers
  After Kyle Williams fumbled a punt return in OT, Tynes kicked a 31-yard field gola to give Giants a 20-17 victory
Jan.23  49ers  Williams getting barrage of ugly remarks Jan.24   Raiders Raiders hire Broncos DC Allen as coach Mar.12   49ers Moss agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers Mar.18  49ers  Smith visiting with Dolphins Mar.19  49ers  49ers want to keep Smith Mar.20   49ers Smith, Niners close to 3-year deal  Alex Smith and the San Francisco 49ers were working Tuesday night to finalize a three-year contract Apr.19   Levi's Stadium 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking Map of 4701 Great America Pkwy Santa Clara
  The 49ers celebrated the groundbreaking for construction on their new $1.2 billion stadium in Santa Clara
Jun.30   East San Jose   Aldon Smith, 2 others, injured in party incident   49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suffered minor injuries. Two shot, one stabbed at party in hills east of San Jose Jul.3  Raiders  Ben Davidson, face of Raiders, dead at 72 Sep.9  49ers  Niners' defense stifles Rodgers, Pack Sep.15   Stanford No. 21 Stanford upsets No. 2 USC, 21-14 Sep.16   Candlestick 49ers Dump Lions 27-19 Sep.27   Stanford No. 8 Stanford 17-13 by Huskies Sep.30  49ers  49ers run all over Jets in 34-0 romp Oct.7  Candlestick  49ers set franchise yards record, beat Bills 45-3 Oct.11  49ers  49ers to play Jaguars in London in 2013 Oct.13   Stanford No. 7 Notre Dame stops No.17 Stanford in OT Oct.14  Candlestick  Giants force 3 INTs, rout 49ers 26-3 Oct.18   Candlestick 49ers hold off Seahawks Oct.20  UC Berkeley  No. 22 Stanford shreds Cal 21-3 in Big Game Oct.29   49ers Smith almost perfect, 49ers flatten Arizona 24-3 Nov.11  Candlestick  Rams, 49ers play to first tie since '08 Nov.15  49ers  Niners' Harbaugh treated for irregular heartbeat Nov.17   Stanford No. 14 Stanford upsets No. 1 Oregon 17-14 Nov.19   Candlestick Kaepernick, 49ers whip Bears 32-7 Nov.21  49ers  Trotter: Kaepernick to start for 49ers on Sunday Nov.24  Stanford  Stanford knocks off UCLA to win Pac-12 North Nov.25   49ers 49ers use defense to beat Saints, 31-21 Nov.30  Stanford  Hogan leads Stanford 27-24 to win Pac-12 Dec.2  49ers  Rams end Kaepernick run, tip 49ers 16-13 in OT Dec.6   Coliseum Broncos Thump Raiders Dec.16   49ers 49ers clinch playoff berth, 41-34 over Patriots  49ers (10-3-1) withstood a 28-point comeback by the New England Patriots to win 41-34 on Sunday night in the rain Dec.23   49ers Seahawks Crush 49ers Dec.24  Raiders  Raiders' Palmer done for season Dec.24  49ers  49ers' Manningham out for year with knee injury Dec.27  49ers  49ers Smith has partially torn triceps Dec.27  SJSU  San Jose State tops Bowling Green Dec.30  Candlestick  49ers win NFC West with 27-13 victory over Arizona



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2012 May.20  San Francisco  Ethiopian woman captures Bay to Breakers prize Jul.5   Pleasanton Jockey killed after being thrown from horse   Jorge Herrera, 33, was killed Thursday evening after being thrown from his horse 'Morito' during a race at the Alameda County Fairgrounds



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Baseball Timeline ... See Bay Area Baseball timeline, World Baseball timeline Top ^
2012 Jan.13  Giants  Lincecum among players filing for arbitration Jan.24  Giants  Lincecum agrees to a contract with Giants Feb.13  Athletics  A's, Cespedes reach $36M deal Feb.20   Athletics Manny Ramirez signs minor league deal with A's
Feb.24  Athletics  Manny reports to A's camp Mar.13  Athletics  Manny hits first homer for A's Apr.2  Giants  Giants, Cain agree to $127.5M contract Apr.13   Pac Bell Park Cain pitches 1-hitter, Giants win home opener Apr.14  San Francisco  Wilson likely needs surgery for elbow damage May.23  Coliseum  Angels stop A's on combo 1-hitter Jun.2   Giants Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault Jun.13   Pac Bell Park Cain pitches first perfecto for Giants  Matt Cain pitched the 22nd perfect game in major league history and first for the Giants to beat the Houston Astros 10-0 Jun.15  Athletics  Manny requests outright release - A's oblige Jun.26   SF Downtown Bay search called off for missing baseball fan Jun.27  Pac Bell Park  Lincecum ends drought as Giants sweep Dodgers Jul.4  Coliseum  Ortiz blasts 400th homer, but A's sweep Red Sox Jul.14  Athletics  Gomes' grand slam power A's over Liriano, Twins Jul.22  Coliseum  A's beat Yankees in 12, complete 4-game sweep Jul.25  Athletics  Crisp, A's deal Blue Jays worst shutout loss 16-0 Jul.31  Coliseum  A's overcome Rays' 21 K's to pull out win in 15th Jul.31  Giants  Phils send All-Star Pence to Giants Aug.15   San Francisco Cabrera banned 50 games for failed drug test  Melky Cabrera had a positive test for testosterone, putting an abrupt end to what had been an MVP-caliber regular season Aug.16  San Francisco  Cabrera suspension shocks Giants GM Aug.22  Coliseum  A's Colon gets 50-game ban for doping Aug.23  Petaluma  Petaluma advances at Little League World Series Aug.23  Athletics  Cobb, Rays blank A's, grab narrow wild-card lead Aug.25   Petaluma Tenn. beats Petaluma for Little League national title
  Myers' hit a tie-breaking double, and Goodlettsville gave up a 10-run lead in the bottom of the 6th before scoring 9 in the 7th in a 24-16 victory over Petaluma
Aug.26   Petaluma Petaluma beats Panama in LLWS consolation game
Aug.31  Coliseum  A's trounce Red Sox 20-2 for seventh straight win Sep.2  Coliseum  A's sweep Red Sox, extend winning streak to 9 Sep.2  Petaluma  Big-time homecoming for Little Leaguers Sep.3   Coliseum Angels snapped A's 9-game winning streak Sep.6   Athletics As RHP had surgery for skull fracture Sep.13  Athletics  Weaver cools off A's in return to Angels' rotation Sep.15  Coliseum  A's top O's, move within two of Rangers in West Sep.20  Athletics  A's avoid sweep in Detroit, but lose LHP Anderson Sep.22  Athletics  Yanks beat A's in 14 Sep.22   Pac Bell Park Giants win NL West  Bumgarner pitched the Giants to their second division title in three years and Scutaro had 3 hits and three RBIs in an 8-4 victory over the San... Sep.23  Athletics  A's stop Yankees' streak at 7 Sep.25  Athletics  Kottaras' HR in 10th lifts A's over Rangers 3-2 Sep.26  Athletics  A's romp past Rangers; pull within 3 games Sep.27  Athletics  Rangers hold off A's Oct.1  Coliseum  A's back in playoffs for first time in 6 years Oct.2   Coliseum A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win vs. Rangers Oct.3   Coliseum A's rally past Rangers for AL West crown Oct.6  Athletics  Verlander silences A's in Game 1 Oct.6  Pac Bell Park  Reds top Giants in Game 1 despite Cueto's injury Oct.7  Athletics  Tigers beat A's in 9th for 2-0 lead Oct.7   Pac Bell Park Arroyo gem puts Reds up 2-0 on Giants in NLDS Oct.9  Giants  Giants top Reds 2-1 in 10, push NLDS to Game 4 Oct.9   Coliseum Anderson pitches A's past Tigers to avoid sweep Oct.10  Giants  Lincecum, Giants top Reds 8-3, tying NLDS Oct.10   Coliseum A's rally past Tigers 4-3 to force Game 5 Oct.11   Giants Giants' rally past Reds and into NLCS  Posey ripped a fifth-inning grand slam to cap a six-run outburst and the Giants defeated the Reds 6-4 in Game 5 Oct.11   Coliseum Tigers Eliminate A's  Verlander struck out 11 in a four-hitter with a 6-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics in the decisive Game 5 of their division series Oct.13  Pac Bell Park  SF Giants first base coach hit by line drive Oct.14   Pac Bell Park Beltran, Freese hit 2-run HRs, Cards beat Giants Oct.15   Pac Bell Park Giants beat Cardinals 7-1 to even NLCS Oct.17   Giants Beltran sub boosts Cardinals in Game 3 Oct.19  Giants  Cardinals beat Giants 8-3 to take 3-1 lead in NLCS Oct.19   Giants Giants Blank Cards Oct.21   Pac Bell Park Giants beat Cardinals 6-1 to force NLCS Game 7 Oct.22   Pac Bell Park Giants beat Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 to win NLCS
  Pence got the Giants going with a weird double and San Francisco closed out Game 7 of the NL championship series in a driving rainstorm, routing St. Louis
 Giants won its record-tying sixth elimination game of the postseason, completing a lopsided rally from a 3-1 deficit
Oct.24   Pac Bell Park Sandoval homers in first 3 at-bats of World Series
  San Francisco's Pablo Sandoval became the fourth player to hit three home runs in a World Series game
Oct.24   Pac Bell Park Sandoval's 3 HRs lead Giants to 8-3 romp in opener
  Sandoval joined Reggie Jackson , Babe Ruth and Albert Pujols as the only boppers to do it in the Series, and San Francisco jolted Verlander and the Tigers.    He he went 4 for 4 and drove in four runs. Verlander...
Oct.25   Pac Bell Park Giants win 2-0 for 2-0 WS lead
  Bumgarner shut down the Detroit Tigers for 7 innings, then the Giants took advantage of a bunt that stayed fair to eke out the go-ahead run
Oct.27   Giants Giants beat Tigers 2-0 for 3-0 World Series lead
  Blanco hit an RBI triple and trotted home on Crawford's single in the second inning. No team has ever blown such a huge margin in the World Series
Oct.28   Giants Giants sweep Tigers for World Series title
  Marco Scutaro singled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday night
 Giants completed a four-game sweep and win their second World Series title in three years. Pablo Sandoval, who hit three homers in Game 1, was selected Series MVP
Oct.29  SF Mission  Celebrations by Giants fans turn rowdy in SF Oct.31   SF Downtown Huge turnout for Giants parade up Market
Map of Market St San Francisco
  With adoring roars from the crowd and beaming grins from the players, the World Series victory parade ending up in front of City Hall
Nov.13  Athletics  A's Melvin takes home Manager of the Year honors



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Local Politics Timeline ... See Bay Area Local Politics timeline, World Local Politics timeline Top ^
2012 Feb.23   SF City Hall SF advances plan for America's Cup
Jun.25  Levi's Stadium  $30 million pulled from 49ers stadium project



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Basketball Timeline ... See Bay Area Basketball timeline, World Basketball timeline Top ^
2012 Jan.3  Warriors  Warriors close to signing Nate Robinson Jan.5  Warriors  Warriors aggressively pursuing Howard Mar.13  Warriors  Warriors trade Ellis to Bucks for Bogut May.20  Warriors  Report: Warriors to move to San Francisco in '17 May.22   San Francisco Warriors unveil plans to move to SF
  David Stern and mayor Ed Lee announced the Warriors move to San Francisco. The earliest the team could leave Oakland would be 2017
Oct.19  Warriors  Warriors' Curry rolls repaired ankle Nov.9   Warriors Lakers rout Warriors 101-77 after Brown's firing Nov.16  Stanford  No. 4 Stanford women upset No. 1 Baylor 71-69 Dec.12   Warriors Warriors run win streak to five with win at Miami  Golden State went into Miami and left with a shocking 97-95 win over the Heat Dec.14   Warriors Balanced Magic sever Warriors' winning streak



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2012 Apr.14   San Francisco 1 dead, 4 missing in racing yacht crash
Map of Farallon Islands San Francisco
  One sailor is dead and three were missing Saturday evening after a yacht ran aground near the Farallon Islands, 27 miles outside the Golden Gate
 Three additional crew members of the 38-foot sailing vessel, named Low Speed Chase, were rescued
Jun.26   SF Downtown Bay search called off for missing baseball fan Oct.16   San Francisco America's Cup boat flips in S.F. bay
  A 72 foot Oracle vessel training for the America's Cup, capsized in San Francisco Bay and currents carried it out into the ocean




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Golf Timeline ... See Bay Area Golf timeline, World Golf timeline Top ^
2012 Jun.11  West San Francisco  Practice rounds underway at U.S. Open in SF Jun.14   West San Francisco Tiger Roars At U.S. Open
Jun.15   West San Francisco Tiger Woods shares U.S. Open lead Jun.16   West San Francisco Tiger Tumbles At U.S. Open Jun.17  West San Francisco  Woods shares US Open lead with Furyk, Toms Jun.17   West San Francisco Simpson wins US Open at Olympic Map of Olympic Club San Francisco
  Webb Simpson clinched his maiden major title with victory on an absorbing final day of the US Open




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Hockey Timeline ... See Bay Area Hockey timeline, World Hockey timeline Top ^
2012 Apr.21   San Jose San Jose Sharks eliminated from playoffs




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2012 Oct.29  SF Mission  Celebrations by Giants fans turn rowdy in SF



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2012 Feb.23   SF City Hall SF advances plan for America's Cup
Apr.14   San Francisco 1 dead, 4 missing in racing yacht crash Map of Farallon Islands San Francisco
  One sailor is dead and three were missing Saturday evening after a yacht ran aground near the Farallon Islands, 27 miles outside the Golden Gate
 Three additional crew members of the 38-foot sailing vessel, named Low Speed Chase, were rescued
Aug.21  SF Downtown  Bay Area to get America's Cup preview Oct.16   San Francisco America's Cup boat flips in S.F. bay
  A 72 foot Oracle vessel training for the America's Cup, capsized in San Francisco Bay and currents carried it out into the ocean




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Sports Injury Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports Injury timeline, World Sports Injury timeline Top ^
2012 Jul.5   Pleasanton Jockey killed after being thrown from horse   Jorge Herrera, 33, was killed Thursday evening after being thrown from his horse 'Morito' during a race at the Alameda County Fairgrounds Sep.10  Athletics  Trainer: A's McCarthy walks, may go home soon



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Stabbing Timeline ... See Bay Area Stabbing timeline, World Stabbing timeline Top ^
2012 Jun.30   East San Jose   Aldon Smith, 2 others, injured in party incident   49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suffered minor injuries. Two shot, one stabbed at party in hills east of San Jose



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Sports Business Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports Business timeline, World Sports Business timeline Top ^
2012 Jan.17  Giants  Lincecum asks for $21.5 million Feb.2   Levi's Stadium NFL approves $200M loan for 49ers stadium
Jun.25  Levi's Stadium  $30 million pulled from 49ers stadium project



SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Construction Timeline ... See Bay Area Construction timeline, World Construction timeline Top ^
2012 Apr.19   Levi's Stadium 49ers celebrate stadium groundbreaking
Map of 4701 Great America Pkwy Santa Clara
  The 49ers celebrated the groundbreaking for construction on their new $1.2 billion stadium in Santa Clara




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Entertainment Timeline ... See Bay Area Entertainment timeline, World Entertainment timeline Top ^
2012 Sep.2  Petaluma  Big-time homecoming for Little Leaguers Oct.31   SF Downtown Huge turnout for Giants parade up Market
Map of Market St San Francisco
  With adoring roars from the crowd and beaming grins from the players, the World Series victory parade ending up in front of City Hall




SF Bay Area, Sports, 2012 Sex Crime Timeline ... See Bay Area Sex Crime timeline, World Sex Crime timeline Top ^
2012 Jun.2   Giants Sandoval could be charged with sexual assault