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Night Ride: Playoff games push past 3 1/2 hours

Baseball's postseason has offered up all the drama any fan could ask for this year — if you can stay awake long enough to see it.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the 49ers win over the Rams, here is a look at the other big sports stories making…


Klinsmann looks to old guard to take on ‘mentor’ roles

U.S. coach Juergen Klinsmann welcomes back his key World Cup starters and hopes they help new faces in his squad.

The MLB post season logo is on a base on the field before the NL wild-card playoff baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh.

MLB Playoffs resume today with a double-header

ALCS: Orioles at Royals; NLCS: Cardinals at Giants. Coverage begins at 12:00pm on KPUG 1170AM.


Kaepernick rallies 49ers to win over Rams

Colin Kaepernick sparked San Francisco with an 80-yard touchdown bomb to beat the St. Louis Rams 31-17.

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) passes the ball in the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.

49ers throttle Rams 31-17 for 3rd straight win

Colin Kaepernick threw for 343 yards and three touchdowns

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston throws a pass before an NCAA college football game against Miami Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Tallahassee, Fla.

Coach: QB Jameis Winston will not miss any games

Florida State announced last week it will use an independent official in the student code of conduct hearing. No hearing date has been set.

Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale (14) and manager Bob Melvin (6) watch from the dugout during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in San Francisco, Thursday, May 30, 2013. The Giants won 5-2.

Diamondbacks hire A’s bench coach Hale as manager

The Arizona Diamondbacks have hired Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale as their next manager.

FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2014, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, left, is carted off the field during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia. Down two games in the NFC East, the Giants face the prospect of playing the rest of the season without Cruz, who sustained a knee injury.

Coughlin says Giants WR Cruz out for season

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz is out for the season.

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MNF: Rams host Niners on KPUG

A San Francisco win tonight, moves them to into second place in the division a game behind Arizona.

Rain hit puddles on the warning track before Game 3 of the American League baseball championship series between the Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

ALCS Game 3 postponed because of rain

The game was pushed back from Monday to Tuesday at 5:07 p.m. Game 4 was rescheduled Wednesday at 1:07 p.m. and Game 5, if needed for Thursday at 1:07 p.m.


Bae wins PGA season opener

South Korean Bae Sang-moon won the $6 million Open in Napa, California on Sunday.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Oct. 13


Kevin Durant could miss 8 weeks

The Oklahoma City Thunder star suffered a foot fracture.


Postseason power burst gives Cardinals the edge

For a team that says they are not focused on hitting home runs, the St. Louis Cardinals are hitting them in bunches in the postseason.


Pistorius faces sentencing in girlfriend’s death

The disgraced track star will be sentenced for the negligent killing of his girlfriend.

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny speaks to the media, Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in St. Louis. The St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants are scheduled to start the National League Championship Series on Saturday in St. Louis.

Wong homers in 9th, Cards edge Giants to tie NLCS

St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Sunday night, evening the NL Championship Series at one game each.

Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles is seen during an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 34-28.

SNF on KPUG: Eagles dominate in 27-0 win over Giants

The Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants 27-0 on Sunday night for their first shutout in 18 years.

A football before the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

NFL week 6 scoreboard

All the scores from the week 6 action in the National Football League.

Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant looks on during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Thunder-Durant injured

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant has a fractured foot and the Oklahoma City Thunder say they are not sure…

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TNF: Saints take over first after first road win

New Orleans Saints' Drew Brees warms up before an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

The 4-4 Saints piled up 375 yards to snap a seven-game losing streak on the road that dated back to last November.

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NCAA denies Georgia’s appeal of Gurley suspension

Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 35-32.

The NCAA has upheld its four-game suspension of Georgia tailback Todd Gurley.

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Knicks spoil James’ homecoming

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) brings the ball up against Maccabi Tel Aviv in the second quarter of a preseason exhibition basketball game Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Cleveland.

The New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.

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Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) signs autographs after an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State beat Syracuse 59-3.

Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.

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