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Matt Cain homers in Giants' win

Matt Cain hit a three-run homer during his first win in more than two months, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-7 on Tuedsday night.


The Reno Aces lost for just a third time since the All-Star break as the Sacramento River Cats won the series opener, 12-4, on Tuesday night at Greater Nevada Field. Playing on a Major League rehab assignment, Hunter Pence gave the visitors the lead for good with an opposite-field two-run homer in the fourth.


Sonny Gray had a season-high eight strikeouts and overcame one volatile inning, Josh Reddick drove in three runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Tuesday night.


Nevada softball coach Matt Meuchel has announced the hiring of Brianne Durfee, formerly McGowan, as the Wolf Pack’s new assistant coach.


Mountain West Football Media Days kicked off with the Nevada football team picked second in the West Division by a panel of selected media members, the conference announced today at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.




Krosnick named Wolf Pack director of player development


Amare Stoudemire retires from NBA


Roger Federer says he is out for Olympics, done for year


Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has quadriceps injury


Jensen belts two HR's in Aces' win


Bruce homers twice in Reds' win over Giants


Former Pack QB Fajardo throws first CFL TD


Aces' Shipley loses MLB debut


A's fall on Rangers' walk-off HR


NFL investigating Raiders LB Aldon Smith for possible drug use


Reno 1868 FC fans start Battle Born Brigade club


Shipley officially called up by Diamondbacks


Haniger named PCL Player of the Week


NFL clears Peyton Manning of HGH allegations


Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman in trade with Yankees


Jordan gives $2 million; looks to build backs, police trust


NFL reinstates suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon


Haniger, defense shine in Aces win


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