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Barry Bonds: On the Road to Redemption

Xpress Mag Staff

May 11, 2014

  Written by Jessica Mendoza The name Barry Bonds immediately evokes memories of steroids and legal indiscretions. He’s known as the man who took the home-run king title away from Hank Aaron while parading around as the villain of baseball. But let’s forget all of Barry Bonds’ woes. Move on. But it seems a lot easier wri...

Jumping off the bandwagon

Jumping off the bandwagon

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February 21, 2014

Written by Jessica Mendoza Now that baseball season is just around the corner, Giants fans are preparing themselves for another exciting season by sporting their Giants gear and rushing the ticket booths for the best seats possible. On February 1, 2014,  AT&T Park swarmed with attendees of t...

Summer Ignites Winter

Summer Ignites Winter

Xpress Mag Staff

December 17, 2013

Words and Photos by Mike Hendrickson Summer Fenton began snowboarding when she was four years old.  By age six she was competing and had picked up her first sponsorship. When Mammoth Mountain opened November 7th, a month earlier than the slopes in Tahoe, Fenton was among the first groups ...

The End Of An Era

November 6, 2013

Written by Jake Montero Photos by Benjamin Kamps The destruction of Candlestick Park will mark the end of its more than fifty years as a professional sports forum.  It will signal the end of professional football in San Francisco, a tradition of forty-two years that has spawned five Super Bowl ...

Party Poopin’ Pigskin

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October 15, 2013

The NFL has finally put their foot down after years of watching players like Chad Johnson and Terrell Owens party like its 1999 in the end zone. The NFL has cracked down on taunting this season with the reinforcement of several rules that will essentially prohibit players from celebrating anywhere outs...

Give it Time, Raiders Fans

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September 25, 2013

Written by Rhys Robinson Photography by Gavin McIntyre Read More »...

NFL Bars: Touching Down On Sunday’s Hottest Spots

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September 17, 2013

Written Jake Montero Photos by Dariel Medina and Sarah Todd Read More »...

The Benchwarmers of Section 139

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May 13, 2013

By Jessica Mendoza Photos by Gabriella Gamboa It’s a cloudy morning in San Francisco. Crowds of people gather towards China Basin. The World Champs, San Francisco Giants, have come back to AT&T ballpark. The blue, red, and white Major League Baseball banners, annually displayed on ever...

Moneyball

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May 13, 2013

  By Jessica Mendoza Photos by Gabriella Gamboa It’s a beautiful Wednesday morning. The skies are crystal clear. The sun rays shine over the empty Oakland Coliseum. There are still a few hours until the first pitch and only a few cars in the parking lot. A large group of people dressed in green and yellow shirts with “Galleo” writ...

For the Love of the Game

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September 20, 2012

Written by Sage Kemmerly The trumpets announce the start of the races as people file through the turnstiles into the massive stadium. Lines gather at the betting windows as young and old alike fidget with their money, eager to place their first bet and win. Matt Lagerstrom checks his program booklet,...

Heartbreak in Sports

Heartbreak in Sports

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April 12, 2012

Written by Martin Telleria Photo by Gil Riego Jr. @martintelleria @gilphotoraphy In what was proving to be a game for the ages, regulation would not be enough time to determine the outcome of the battle between two fiercely determined foes. The San Francisco 49ers and the New York Giants were locked in a tight...

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