San Francisco News for May 21st 2013

Photos: Colorado Rockies beat the San Francisco Giants, 5-0
Photos from the MLB matchup between the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on May 19, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies defeated the Giants 5-0. Close. Starting pitcher Juan Nicasio #44 of the Colorado Rockies reacts More…

NFL owners to vote between San Francisco, Miami for Super Bowl 50
The NFL Owners Meetings are underway in Boston and on Tuesday, the owners will vote where Super Bowl 50 (a.k.a. Super Bowl L) will be played, with the choice coming down to San Francisco and Miami. At this stage of the game, a victory for South Beach … More…

San Francisco: Man dies after fall at Bay to Breakers house party
A man who fell from a roof during Bay to Breakers festivities in San Francisco on Sunday afternoon has died, police and hospital officials said. The 28-year-old man accidentally fell three stories from the roof of a building in the 2000 block of Fell More…

Bryce Harper back in Nats' lineup
SAN FRANCISCO — Outfielder Bryce Harper is back in the Washington Nationals' lineup after missing two games because of a bruised left knee. Harper was batting third and playing right field Monday night in the opener of a three-game series at San More…

Yahoo takes big leap with $1.1B deal for Tumblr
SAN FRANCISCO ??? After falling woefully out of fashion, Yahoo wants to be cool again while catering to the capitalistic demands of its shareholders. That goal led CEO Marissa Mayer to make a $1.1 billion bet on online blogging forum Tumblr in a risky … More…

San Francisco's storied Tadich Grill to open an eatery in DC
SAN FRANCISCO — In a bit of good news for the Obama administration — which certainly could use some this month, what with brewing scandals over the IRS and other nasty headlines — a San Francisco institution announced Monday that it will head east More…

San Francisco Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong suffers fractured hand during win
SAN FRANCISCO — By the time Bruce Bochy raced out to check on him, Ryan Vogelsong already knew. "I think it's broken," he told the manager. X-rays confirmed Vogelsong's fears, revealing two fractures along the pinkie finger of his throwing hand and a More…

Logic Says San Francisco Must Upzone: The Needs of the Many Outweigh the
San Francisco benefited enormously from the radical changes that came after First Contact with the Vulcans. It soon became home to important United Earth institutions, including the precursor to Starfleet. The skyline was also altered significantly … More…

Colorado Rockies blank San Francisco Giants 5-0 at Coors Field – MLB News
Colorado Rockies had a fantastic game on Sunday, May 19, 2013, when they blanked the San Francisco Giants and won 5-0 at the Coors Field. The victory brought the Rockies at par with the Giants in the National League West and just a game away from the More…

Rockies 5, Giants 0
The righty scattered three hits over six innings, Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki each drove in two runs and the Colorado Rockies won their first series against San Francisco in two years, beating the Giants 5-0 on Sunday. "That's what everybody More…

San Francisco favored to host 50th Super Bowl – Yahoo! Sports
From Yahoo! Sports: By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) – San Francisco is favored to be named the host city for the 50th Super Bowl when National Football More…

San Francisco Gasoline Climbs After Tesoro, Valero Restore Power
Spot gasoline in San Francisco gained against futures as Tesoro Corp. (TSO)'s Golden Eagle refinery returned to normal operations after a power failure and Valero Energy Corp. (VLO)'s Benicia plant restored electricity to its products rack. Tesoro's More…

San Francisco favored to land Super Bowl L as owners go to vote Tues.
The votes for Super Bowl L and LI will be awarded at the league meeting in Boston, and San Francisco, Miami and Houston are the front runners. With the South Florida bid experiencing stadium fundings issues, and the San Francisco bid gaining momentum … More…

Speeches when the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge finally opens
President Kevin Johnson: "Today marks a new beginning in San Francisco and Oakland, and for CalTrans. After negotiating with the Maloofs, who purchased the scrap heap of the remains of the original new design which was to open 16 years ago, to the More…

San Francisco favoured to host 50th Super Bowl
The San Francisco Bay Area has hosted one Super Bowl, in 1985, while the Miami area has enjoyed the economic boost from hosting the NFL's championship game a record-tying 10 times, most recently in 2010. But that extra experience appears to be the More…

San Francisco's Unemployment Rate Drops To 5.4%
San Francisco's steady economic recovery is the result of our continued focus on job creation, education and training residents for the demand of the 21st century workforce,” Lee said in a statement. “San Franciscans are getting back to work across More…

Washington Nationals (23-21) at San Francisco Giants (24-20) 10:15 pm (ET)
A couple of struggling teams meet up at AT&T Park on Monday, as the San Francisco Giants host the Washington Nationals for the opener of a three-game set. Washington has lost two in a row and four of its last six games overall. On Sunday, the Nationals More…

San Francisco Ferry Building Farmers Market Turns 20 (PHOTOS)
This city may have its bars, restaurants and celebrity chefs. But there's one place that truly represents what San Francisco food and drink is all about: CUESA's More…

San Francisco, Houston likely Super Bowl sites – Philly.com
The owners will choose either Miami or San Francisco to host Super Bowl 50 in 2016 with the loser going up against Houston in a vote for the host city of Super Bowl 51 in 2017. While Miami has hosted 10 Super Bowls, the city's bid for another game took More…

What to Watch for at 49ers OTAs
Following the money-spinning free agent period and an extensive draft process, NFL rosters are now reloaded, and it’s time to kick the tires on preparations for the 2013 season. For the San Francisco 49ers, the first day of offseason workouts began on … More…

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