San Francisco News for June 16th 2013

San Francisco Giants: Should Brandon Crawford Be An All-Star?
Cabrera does have a significant edge in the stolen base department, but Bruce Bochy, San Francisco's manager, will manage the NL All-Star team. Yeah, I'm hinting at the obvious: if Crawford and Cabrera are about even come July, Bochy will choose his More…

San Francisco at Atlanta
Friday's MLB action Full scoreboard and recaps from Friday night's games. Bumgarner allowed two hits in seven innings and combined with Sandy Rosario for a three-hit shutout in the San Francisco Giants' 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. More…

Designers transform San Francisco courtyard into oasis
A few weeks ago, I ventured down to the 2013 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. This year's featured house was an 8,000 square-foot Georgian mansion known as Herbst Manor. Built in 1899 atop a hill in Pacific Heights, this majestic lady challenged West More…

Security Added For Sunday's San Francisco Marathon | NBC Bay Area
Runners in Sunday's Wipro San Francisco Marathon will be greeted by heightened security in response to the bombings at the Boston Marathon earlier this year,
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San Francisco 49ers: Could This Be the Final Season for Frank Gore and Justin
Feb 3, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) runs for a bigfourth quarter gain in Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY Sports. Frank Gore and Justin Smith More…

San Francisco: Explosive device shatters window of business
SAN FRANCISCO — The window of a business on the 300 block of Grant Street was shattered Saturday afternoon by a fire cracker or firework, according to a San Francisco police spokesman. Suspects were seen running from the business following the 3:50 More…

Photos: San Francisco Giants fall to the Atlanta Braves 6-5 at Turner Field in
Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman knocked in the winning run in the ninth inning as the Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-5 at Turner Field in Atlanta, Ga., on Saturday, June 15, 2013. The Giants' Chad Gaudin faced the Braves' Mike Minor on the mound. More…

Bayview Drive-By Sends Three To SF General – SF Appeal
Three people were injured in a shooting in San Francisco's Bayview District on Thursday evening, police said Friday.
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'M' or 'F'? Outdated IDs worry transgender people
SAN FRANCISCO — Lauren Grey didn't think much about the gender recorded on her Illinois driver's license until she went to test-drive a new car. Although she had been living as a woman for months and easily obtained a license with her new name and a More…

What Does San Francisco's New Apple Store Say About – ArchDaily
Rendering of the proposed Apple Store in Union Square This past May, Apple filed plans to close its existing flagship retail store at 1 Stockton Street.
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San Francisco Giants: 3 Players They Should Pursue at 2013 MLB Trade Deadline
Since the Barry Bonds era came to a close, the San Francisco Giants have been winning games because of top-notch starting pitching. However, this season, it’s been different. San Francisco’s rotation has been horrendous, and the bullpen is falling apart. More…

San Francisco and New York call truce, will co-host tech summit
Laying aside years of bad blood that has at times threatened to spill into open warfare, the mayors of San Francisco and New York City agreed Friday afternoon More…

The America's Cup heads to San Francisco
An old yacht race is inspiring a new race ??? as tourists scramble to book rooms in San Francisco for the America’s Cup. First awarded in 1851, it’s the oldest trophy in international sport that’s still awarded today. But the Cup, a contest between … More…

San Francisco parking spot sells for $82,000 – Yahoo! News
From Yahoo! News: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Parking spots apparently aren't immune from the recent surge in San Francisco real estate prices. More…

San Francisco, New York mayors sponsoring technology summits
The mayors made the announcement after touring the office of San Francisco-based mobile payment company Square with co-founder Jack Dorsey, who also helped found Twitter. Both mayors lauded Square's ability to boost commerce in their cities. More…

Scouting San Francisco Giants' Draftees Playing in the College World Series
The San Francisco Giants didn’t select any high-ranking prospects in the 2013 MLB draft. Nonetheless, two of their picks will be showcased this weekend in the College World Series. Nick Vander Tuig, SP, UCLA. With their sixth-round pick (193rd overall … More…

San Francisco Giants – PlayerWatch
RHP Chad Gaudin (2-1, 2.32) will be making his third start since taking Ryan Vogelsong's place in the starting rotation. Gaudin allowed two runs on five hits with seven strikeouts in six innings in his last start against Arizona. Gaudin is 0-1 with a 7 More…

San Francisco Giants suffer walk-off loss in Atlanta
Scutaro (mallet finger) will be re-evaluated when the Giants return to San Francisco next week. Posey started at first base for just the fourth time after 29 starts there a year ago. Bochy said the schedule, littered with off days in recent weeks, has More…

San Francisco Giants suffer walk-off loss in Atlanta – Contra Costa
Sergio Romo blows save in San Francisco Giants 6-5 loss to Atlanta Braves.
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Cool Flyover San Francisco Marathon Map: SFist
Sunday marks the annual San Francisco Marathon. The entire run will take your 26.75 miles if you do the complete marathon run. For those less inclined to race the entire run, there's a 5K run. There's also a kid run for wee ones looking to get
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