1. San Francisco 49ers: Niner Fans, This is Partially on You

    I have a question for the foolish faction of the 49er Faithful who finally spit out the Kool-Aid when Mike Singletary got fired last week...

    Ryan Maquinana Written by Ryan Maquinana about over 3 years ago 1,006 reads 14 comments

  2. Cal vs. Stanford 2010: More than a Game to Me

    When I was five years old, my dad came home from work with a gift. It was white with red lettering. He nailed it on my door, and I asked him what it was...

    Ryan Maquinana Written by Ryan Maquinana about over 3 years ago 1,272 reads 0 comments

  3. World Series Rankings: The 10 Greatest Walk-Off Home Runs

    Perhaps the most cathartic play in all of baseball is the game-winning walk-off home run. By definition, its prerequisite of the hitter’s team being either tied or behind before ...

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  4. How Brian Sabean Constructed the World Champion Giants: A Transaction Timeline

    With the bubbly still flowing onto the carpet in the visitors’ locker room and the Giants reveling in the franchise’s first world championship in 56 years, I thought it ...

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  5. Giants Baseball Aptly Described As Torture: A Fan's 22-Year Primer of Pain

    Whenever I think of my first Giants game in 1988, I almost always instinctively rub my left deltoid and wince...

    Ryan Maquinana Written by Ryan Maquinana about almost 4 years ago 1,368 reads 7 comments

  6. Projecting the San Francisco Giants' 25-Man Roster for the NLDS

    For the first time in seven years, postseason baseball has found its way to AT&T Park. In the National League Divisional Series, the newly crowned NL West champion San Francisco ...

    Ryan Maquinana Written by Ryan Maquinana about almost 4 years ago 3,644 reads 13 comments

  7. Six Things That Doomed Cal in the Desert Against Arizona

    Three things have been Kryptonite to Cal head coach Jeff Tedford’s program during his nine years at the helm: road games, ranked opponents, and the month of November...

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  8. The Five Most Important Questions for Cal Football Entering 2010

    This time last year, California was poised to mend the scars from a stretch where the Golden Bears had gone 44-19, yet failed to secure a BCS bid. Behind the fleet feet of Jahvid Best, the team soared to a record of 3-0 and a No...

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