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Giant comebacks: San Francisco is 2nd team since 1900 to erase 3 straight 4-run deficits on road

May. 25, 2024 01:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — That's three Giant comebacks in a row — all on the road. Matt Chapman, Patrick Bailey and their San Francisco teammates have put together a remarkable run of resiliency this week. Bailey hit a go-ahead grand slam in the eighth inning, Chapman saved...

Drew Pomeranz back in major leagues with Giants after 3-year absence caused by injuries

May. 24, 2024 19:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Drew Pomeranz was in his Oklahoma City hotel room when his cell phone rang with his agent on the line. The San Francisco Giants were willing to bring the left-hander back to the major leagues after a three-year absence. “`Make it happen now. I’m there. Don’t...

NaVorro Bowman is transitioning from All-Pro linebacker to Chargers assistant coach

May. 24, 2024 17:08 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — NaVorro Bowman was able to see as a player how quickly Jim Harbaugh could turn a team into a Super Bowl contender. Bowman has reunited with Harbaugh, albeit in a different capacity. Harbaugh hired Bowman in February to be the Los Angeles...

Judge weighs proposed changes to Google's Android app store to prevent anticompetitive tactics

May. 24, 2024 14:05 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is tried to confront the latest in a succession of legal attacks on its digital empire on Thursday as federal judge began to address anticompetitive practices in the app market for smartphones powered by its Android software. The San Francisco court...

Giants rally from a big deficit again and spoil a solid start by Paul Skenes in 7-6 win over Pirates

May. 23, 2024 16:52 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Chapman homered for the third straight game, this one a three-run drive during an eighth-inning rally, and the San Francisco Giants spoiled a solid start by Pittsburgh Pirates rookie Paul Skenes to surge to a 7-6 win on Thursday. Chapman went deep off Hunter...

Charlie Colin, founding member of the band Train, dies at 58 after slipping in shower

May. 23, 2024 09:58 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — Charlie Colin, bassist and founding member of the band Train, best known for their early-aughts hits like “Drops of Jupiter" and “Meet Virginia,” has died. He was 58. Colin’s sister Carolyn Stephens confirmed her brother's death to The Associated Press on...

Giants hit 3 RBI singles in 4-run 10th inning and rally from a 5-run deficit to top the Pirates 9-5

May. 22, 2024 22:59 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Patrick Bailey hit the first of three RBI singles in a four-run 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants rallied from a five-run deficit for a 9-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. Bailey started with a single to right off Carmen Mlodzinski...

Abrupt shutdown of financial middleman Synapse has frozen thousands of Americans' deposits

May. 22, 2024 18:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The bank accounts of tens of thousands of U.S. businesses and consumers have been frozen in the aftermath of the abrupt shutdown and bankruptcy of financial technology company Synapse, which acts as a middleman between financial technology companies and banks. ...

LiveRamp: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot

May. 22, 2024 16:36 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — LiveRamp Holdings, Inc. (RAMP) on Wednesday reported a loss of $5.4 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The San Francisco-based company said it had a loss of 8 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 25...

Nvidia's results top Wall Street estimates as profit soars, bolstering its dominance in chips fueling the AI boom

May. 22, 2024 16:36 PM EDT
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nvidia's results top Wall Street estimates as profit soars, bolstering its dominance in chips fueling the AI boom.