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  1. How ‘Jacob’s Ride’ touched those close to the Giants

    Jul 10, 2013, 1:15 PM PDT

    Jacob Landis lost his hearing before the age of 10. After a Cochlear Implant gave him the gift of sound again, he decided to ride his bike across the country to all 30 MLB stadiums to raise money to help others have the same operation. Find out why his stop at AT&T Park became extra special.

  2. Why several Giants stars ride scooters to the ballpark

    Jul 3, 2013, 12:34 AM PDT

    You may have seen video of Hunter Pence riding a scooter to AT&T Park, but we betcha’ didn’t know how he got his scooter and who else on the Giants rock the two-wheel electric rides.

  3. Mariano Rivera’s surprise delivery for an A’s employee

    Jun 12, 2013, 11:45 AM PDT

    Betcha’ didn’t know that MLB’s all-time saves leader also doubles as a pizza delivery man. Find out why Mariano Rivera surprised an A’s team employee with a meal.

  4. Solving the mystery of the A’s home run tunnel

    Jun 12, 2013, 11:40 AM PDT

    The Oakland Athletics have replaced the Bernie Lean with the Home run Tunnel. We betcha’ don’t know how it actually started… because even the A’s players themselves didn’t know. Click to solve the mystery.

  5. Role model? Or runway model? Vernon Davis on the catwalk

    Jun 5, 2013, 6:27 PM PDT

    49ers tight end Vernon Davis is a modern-day renaissance man. But is he going from role model to fashion model? We betcha’ didn’t know why Davis was walking the catwalk in a high-end fashion show in San Jose.

  6. Similarities between Zito and Griffin

    May 31, 2013, 1:37 PM PDT

    Barry Zito faced off against A.J. Griffin on Thursday. Afterward, they discussed their similarities and differences. For some reason, however, they both fixated hairstyles.

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