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Pete Rose's Upheld Ban By MLB Show's League's Double-Standard

(KPIX 5 COMMENTARY) – Third time’s a charm for most people. Not Pete Rose.

Baseball’s all-time hits leader failed in his third attempt at reinstatement. This time, it was Rob Manfred’s turn to sit on his throne and slam the gavel, throwing Rose out on his rear end onto Park Avenue. 379 more words

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Dennis O’Donnell: Crabtree Did Need A Change In Scenery

By Dennis O’Donnell

“He needed a change of scenery.”   It’s one of the oldest, over-used excuses for unloading a player.  But when it comes to Michael Crabtree, the axiom couldn’t be more appropriate. 188 more words

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After 16-0 Start, Warriors Are Dialed In

So I’m driving home last night from Oracle with a rain beating on my wind shield, killing time with sports talk radio when it hits me.   694 more words

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49ers Blog: Never Give Up

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5)  “Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill

OK, quoting the Prime Minister amid England’s darkest hour might not be the most appropriate analogy, but since 49ers fans are at war with Jed York, I’m pulling out all the stops. 310 more words

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Why Aldon Smith Should Be Given An Alternative Penalty

KPIX 5 Sports Anchor Dennis O’Donnell offers his unique commentary on the Bay Area sports scene.

I wish the NFL had given Aldon Smith an alternative penalty. 441 more words

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GameDay: 49ers Box Office Bomb

(KPIX 5 COMMENTARY) – If this were a movie, the director would be yelling “that’s a wrap on Kap!”

It would be a really bad “B” movie, too.  355 more words

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Raiders & 49ers: A Tale Of Two Losses

KPIX 5 Sports Anchor Dennis O’Donnell offers his unique commentary on the Bay Area sports scene:

Is a loss a loss, regardless of how it transpires?   462 more words

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