Welcome To The Ultimate Sports Guide


The Ultimate Sports Guide publishes definitive baseball and football issues every year for avid San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California sports fans. Distributed free of charge, each seasonal issue provides extensive professional and collegiate team coverage through feature articles, player interviews and profiles, photo essays, schedules, seating charts and directories. Issues become invaluable sports reference guides throughout the season and the full-color, glossy, 120-page magazine is often referred to as the Bay Area's own Sports Illustrated.


Charlie O. Finley was a fantastic self-promoter and brought a number of breakthroughs to the National Pastime. Finley ruled with an iron hand and understood that sports was changing from a game to a mass entertainment event. He was always pushing the envelope:

  • He pushed for the Designated Hitter.
  • Midweek World Series games played at night.
  • Orange baseballs.
  • The 3-ball walk.
  • Ultra bright green and gold/yellow uniforms.
  • Harvey the Mechanical Rabbit which popped up near home plate when the ump needed more balls.
  • A marketing mule named Charlie-O.
  • Creating names of players: Blue Moon, Catfish, Captain Sal. He asked Vida Blue .... Read More.

Sports Scores Today

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

San Francisco Giants
-:- Los Angeles Dodgers  7:10pm

Oakland A's
-:- Seattle Mariners  7:05pm

Sacramento River Cats
-:- Reno Aces  7:05pm

San Jose Giants
-:- Inland Empire 66ers  7:05pm

Stockton Ports
-:- Lancaster Rawhide  6:35pm

Nashville Sounds
-:- Round Rock Express  5:05pm

Napa Silverados
-:- Martinez Clippers  6pm

Pittsburg Diamonds
-:- San Rafael Pacifics  6:30pm

Vallejo Admirals
-:- Sonoma Stompers  6:35pm

Monday, August 13, 2018

San Francisco Giants
5:2 Los Angeles Dodgers  7:10pm

Oakland A's
7:6 Seattle Mariners  7:05pm

Sacramento River Cats
0:5 Reno Aces  7:05pm

San Jose Giants
3:8 Inland Empire 66ers  7:05pm

Nashville Sounds
6:5 Round Rock Express  5:05pm

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