Atletico Madrid Tops The San Jose Earthquakes 4-3 on Penalties in The Final Game at Candlestick Park

The reigning La Liga Champions Atletico Madrid edged past the San jose Earthquakes 4-3 on penalties in the final game at Candlestick Park. The teams played to a scoreless draw in the opening 90 minutes, as part of the Copa EuroAmericana on Sunday evening. The Champions League runners-up dominated the possession in the opening half. Atletico had an opportunity to more »

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Jim Harbaugh Hasn’t Communicated With Alex Boone Since the Start of San Francisco 49ers Training Camp

Jim Harbaugh didn’t have much to say when asked about the ongoing holdout of Alex Boone. “I haven’t communicated [with him] since camp began,” said Harbaugh. “I think it’s in the life cycle of we’re in camp and the focus is on the 2014 season.” Harbaugh took a similar tact to that of his players when pressed on the topic. more »

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Inter Milan Gets Past Real Madrid 3-2 on Penalties at Cal

Inter Milan topped Real Madrid on penalties on Saturday afternoon at Cal’s Memorial Stadium. The European giants are taking part in the Guinness International Champions Cup, as part of a preseason barnstorming tour. Playing in front of a sellout crowd of 62.583, Los Blancos opened up an early 1-0 advantage in the 10th minute when Gareth Bale crashed home a more »

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Kendall Hunter Leaves San Francisco 49ers’ Practice With An Apparent Right Knee Injury

Kendall hunter suffered an apparent right knee injury during practice on Day 3 of the San Francisco 49ers training camp. The apparent injury occurred during 7-on-7 drills, as the running back caught a screen pass. After falling to the ground, Hunter hopped up but then had to be checked by a few trainers on the sideline. Head coach Jim Harbaugh also more »

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Oakland Athletics: Michael Ynoa Has Look of Big-Time Reliever

Michael Ynoa throws gas. The right-hander, who the Oakland Athletics originally signed out the Dominican Republic for $4.25 million back in 2008, has spent the season pitching for the club’s Single-A affiliate the Stockton Ports where he’s been piling up strikeouts. In his first 23 games, Ynoa has totaled 47 punch outs in 33.2 innings. On Saturday night at Banner more »

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San Francisco 49ers Land in No. 3 Spot on ESPN Insider’s Future Power Ranking

The window of opportunity won’t be closing anytime soon for the San Francisco 49ers. The team checked in at the No. 3 spot on the ESPN Insider Future Power Rankings (subscription required). Complied by John Clayton, Mel Kiper, Louis Riddick and Mike Sando, the rankings measure how likely a team is to succeed over the next three seasons. The squads are more »

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