San Francisco News for June 7th 2013

San Francisco Giants can't solve knuckleball, dropped by Toronto Blue Jays
By STEVE CORKRAN/MediaNews Groupdailydemocrat.com. Created: 06/06/2013 12:30:24 AM PDT. SAN FRANCISCO — The Giants winning games started by pitcher Barry Zito at home was one of the few sure things in baseball the past 10-plus months. More…

San Francisco Giants select high school shortstop with first-round pick
SAN FRANCISCO — The Giants made a surprise selection in Thursday's major league baseball draft, selecting shortstop Christian Arroyo with the 25th pick in the first round. Arroyo, out of Hernando High School in Brooksville, Fla., was ranked 102nd in More…

San Francisco No Longer Has Nation's Best Parks | NBC Bay Area
San Francisco no longer holds title of having the country's best parks.
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San Francisco Giants: Outfielder Andres Torres has turned up his play
SAN FRANCISCO — Outfielder Andres Torres was so eager to return to San Francisco that he placed multiple phone calls to manager Bruce Bochy in the offseason with a personal message. "This is home for me," Torres says, and he wanted to come back More…

Poole: San Francisco Giants fans need not panic yet
"We've had, as we well know, our struggles on the road," manager Bruce Bochy said, referring to a 10-17 record away from San Francisco. "We've talked about this. It's time. Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants reacts with disbelief after third More…

French Fries San Francisco – Best French Fries – Refinery29
Refinery29 guides you to the most delicious French fries in San Francisco.
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Summer Lovin': San Francisco is the Most 'Romantic' City | TIME.com
One of the more unique dating sites, MissTravel, has released a list of the 20 most romantic cities in North America. In a heated coastal battle, San Francisco More…

Toronto vs San Francisco – Recap – MLB – Sports – CBC.ca
MLB Recap for the Toronto vs San Francisco game played on. More…

Dickey leads Blue Jays past Giants 4-0
0 Comments E-mail Print. Blue Jays Giants Baseball. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Barry Zito throws to the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 in San Francisco. Marcio Jose Sanchez — AP Photo More…

Mortgage rates San Francisco, California << Bankrate, Inc.
While mortgage rates rose this week in the San Francisco metro area, the City by the Bay reached a potentially dubious milestone — the median price of a home.
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San Francisco: Man jumps into water with sea lions at Pier 39
SAN FRANCISCO — Fire crews rescued a man at San Francisco's Pier 39 today after he jumped into the water near the tourist attraction's famous sea lions. The fire department received word that the man was in the water at 3:08 p.m., a department More…

San Francisco: Passenger shot on Muni bus in Potrero Hill
A man was injured when someone shot at a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus in the city's Potrero Hill neighborhood this afternoon, a police spokesman said. The shooting occurred around 2:15 p.m. at 25th and Wisconsin streets. A preliminary More…

A San Francisco neighborhood that's finally putting on the dog
Near Pier 70 on the eastern waterfront of San Francisco, stray dogs used to roam in search of discarded bits from the area's meatpacking facilities. The canine scavengers were so numerous at the turn of the 20th century that the neighborhood became More…

Poole: San Francisco Giants fans need not panic yet
Factor No. 1 is that the starting pitching thus far is highly uncharacteristic for a staff managed by Bochy and coached by Dave Righetti. San Francisco as of Thursday afternoon had allowed more runs than every National League staff other than Milwaukee. More…

Is Big Data turning government into 'Big Brother?'
SAN FRANCISCO ??? With every phone call they make and every Web excursion they take, people are leaving a digital trail of revealing data that can be tracked by profit-seeking companies and terrorist-hunting government officials. The revelations that … More…

Details: San Francisco
United Airlines and Virgin America offer nonstop flights from Washington Dulles and Reagan National to San Francisco. WHERE TO STAY. Hotel Triton. 342 Grant Ave. 415-394-0500. www.hoteltriton.com. Funky furniture, customized rubber duckies, … More…

San Francisco: Bank robbers strike for third time in four days
SAN FRANCISCO — A trio of men believed to be responsible for at least three Bay Area bank robberies — including two holdups Monday, in Millbrae and San Francisco — struck again Thursday, authorities said. The FBI is now offering an undisclosed More…

Smartphone theft: New York, San Francisco to push for 'kill switches' on
In a push to curb cellphone thefts, prosecutors for New York state and the city of San Francisco said on Wednesday they plan to meet with industry representatives to urge them to install switches to disable stolen smartphones. New York State Attorney More…

SF Tops List Of Romantic Destinations
San Francisco topped the list of the most romantic destinations in North America in a recent web listing.
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Chemjobber: Job posting: Senior Characterization Scientist, San
Job posting: Senior Characterization Scientist, San Francisco. From the inbox, an interesting position at Innova Dynamics: The Senior Characterization Scientist we are seeking will possess a passion for providing solutions to product
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