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With knowledge and rhythm, Jenny Cavnar’s T.V. play-by-play debut in Rockies vs. Padres was a historic success

Courtesy Root SportsJenny Cavnar. “Fire up the fountains. She’s gone!” With that line to describe a first-inning homer by Nolan Arenado, Jenny Cavnar — who during Monday’s Rockies-Padres game became the first woman since Gayle Gardner in 1993 to call play-by-play for an MLB game — didn’t just punch a few holes in sports broadcasting’s […]

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Lineup shuffle pays off for Giants

SAN FRANCISCO — Bruce Bochy tweaked a lineup that had produced no more than one run in 10 of the Giants’ first 21 games, and he got results on Monday night. Buster Posey, moved from cleanup to the No. 3 spot, drove in the go-ahead run with a fifth-inning single and recent call-up Mac Williamson […]