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  1. Field of Links: Buck and McCarver in Oakland could be a sign of the sports apocalypse

    Aug 2, 2013, 10:26 AM PDT

    Joe Buck and Tim McCarver will broadcast their first-ever regular season game in Oakland. The Giants are wearing their big boy pants proudly. Plus, all the links, .GIFs, and images you need to stay entertained.

  2. Field of Links: Why you don’t want MLB to kiss A-Rod goodbye

    Aug 1, 2013, 9:41 AM PDT

    Why a lifetime ban for A-Rod would be bad for baseball and great for the Yankees. Plus, an insane glove flip, how Brian Wilson is already embracing LA, and find out what happened when some guy jumped off a tall platform in a Superman cape.

  3. Some fans tried to trick Pence into believing he was traded

    Jul 31, 2013, 2:46 PM PDT

    A bunch of creative fans tried to trick Hunter Pence into thinking he had been shipped to the Red Sox in a deadline deal.

  4. Field of Links: Trade deadline hysteria and the worst fist pump ever

    Jul 31, 2013, 9:23 AM PDT

    Trade deadline hysteria sets in. The worst fist pump ever. Plus all of the most clickable links of the day. Stop by to be entertained.

  5. Did Brian Wilson turn heel?

    Jul 30, 2013, 4:36 PM PDT

    One of the most identifiable players from the San Francisco Giants first World Series Championship has joined the rival Los Angeles Dodgers. Does this mean Brian Wilson has turned heel?

  6. MLB veggie gardens are far more common than you’d think

    Jul 30, 2013, 2:40 PM PDT

    The San Francisco Giants have proposed a 3,000-foot organic garden at AT&T Park. Surprisingly, ballpark veggie gardens are far more common than you’d think.

  7. Field of Links: ‘Encouragement’ is the word of the day for the Bay Area’s sports teams

    Jul 30, 2013, 9:46 AM PDT

    ‘Encouragement’ seemed to be the word of the day for the Bay Area’s field of teams. Find out how President Obama gave the Giants a second-half nudge, why the Oakland A’s could suddenly be even more dangerous, and how the San Jose Sharks made a big splash. Oh, and all the links, .GIFs and tweets you can handle.

  8. A case of the Mondays: The A’s got groovy while the Raiders did pushups

    Jul 29, 2013, 9:18 AM PDT

    Here are the top 5 stories you may have missed this weekend. Find out how the A’s got groovy, the Giants met their enemy, why the Raiders dropped and gave 10, and why Steph Curry had the most interesting weekend ever.

  9. Field of Links: Pigeons, tigers, and Seahawks. Oh my!

    Jul 26, 2013, 7:55 AM PDT

    A recent study showed that people care more about animals than other people. Angels reliever Dane De La Rosa proved that on Thursday. Plus, find out which NFL player brought a tiger to training camp, which international pop star was seen rocking a Sharks jersey, and how Colin Kaepernick has become top dog.

  10. Giants insist historic doubleheader won’t be too weird

    Jul 23, 2013, 3:24 PM PDT

    The Giants are about to do something they’ve never done before — bat first in a game at their home park. But according to the team, it’s not weird.

  11. A case of the Mondays: Colon’s CG, Sharknado won’t go away

    Jul 22, 2013, 9:22 AM PDT

    Here are the top 5 things you may have missed this weekend. Find out why a tummy ache couldn’t stop Bartolo Colon, how the Giants made another big mistake, why the Sharknado won’t die, and how Justin Bieber tarnished an NHL dressing room.

  12. Throwback Thursday: The 2002 All-Star Game tie debacle

    Jul 18, 2013, 4:01 PM PDT

    This time, it didn’t count. In this edition of Throwback Thursday, we’re looking back on the 2002 All-Star Game debacle at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The game ended in an 11-inning, 7-7 tie, leaving Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig with egg on his face in his hometown.

  13. A case of the Mondays: Nobody puts Timmy in a corner

    Jul 15, 2013, 9:02 AM PDT

    Here are the top-five things you may have missed this weekend. Find out how Lincecum channeled “Dirty Dancing” before his no-hitter, how Cespedes is preparing for the home run derby, and why some PGA Tour pros are pretending to be Happy Gilmore.

  14. Why a Mets fan is rallying support for Bryan Stow

    Jul 12, 2013, 9:39 AM PDT

    Why a Mets fans is trying to prove the point that all baseball fans should be supporting Bryan Stow, not just San Francisco Giants fans. Find out what he’s doing to help out.

  15. 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.

  16. A case of the Mondays: Romo rage, All-Star snubs

    Jul 8, 2013, 9:25 AM PDT

    Here are the top five things you may have missed this weekend. Why Giants closer Sergio Romo enraged the Giants. How the Bay Area’s baseball teams got snubbed, and why taunting and clowning and opponent is a bad idea.

  17. Ever wonder how the Giants chalk their infield?

    Jul 5, 2013, 2:08 PM PDT

    Less than an inch can alter the course of history in Major League Baseball. It is imperative that field dimensions are exact and that umpires have a clearly defined boundary to determine whether a ball is fair or foul. So how exactly do they do it?

  18. 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.

  19. A case of the Mondays: Top 5 things you may have missed this weekend

    Jul 1, 2013, 1:15 AM PDT

    Here are the top five stories you may have missed while you were doing important things this weekend. Find out why the Bernie Lean may be done in Oakland, and how Madison Bumgarner cracked some smiles in the Giants clubhouse.

  20. Throwback Thursday: Bonds joins 500/500 club

    Jun 27, 2013, 11:44 AM PDT

    In this edition of Throwback Thursday, find out why Barry Bonds becoming the charter member of the 500/500 club was special for reasons beyond the box score.

  21. A case of the Mondays: Top 5 things you may have missed this weekend

    Jun 24, 2013, 5:20 PM PDT

    There’s always a lot going on during the weekend. If you weren’t lucky enough to spend the past two days on the couch, you can catch up on the top five sports items you may have missed here.

  22. A case of the Mondays: What you may have missed this weekend

    Jun 17, 2013, 12:02 PM PDT

    Welcome to what we’re calling ‘A case of the Mondays.’ Here you can catch up on the top five things you may have missed while you were doing more important stuff over the course of the weekend.

  23. 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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