Jon Becker, East Bay Times

Jon Becker

East Bay Times

Pleasanton, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • East Bay Times
  • San Jose Mercury News
Past:
  • Monterey Herald
  • Pioneer Press
  • ChicoER
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel
  • The Daily Democrat
  • Vallejo Times-Herald
  • LB Press-Telegram
  • Whittier Daily News
  • O.C. Register
  • Oakland Tribune

Recent articles by Jon:

Barry Bonds documentary to examine ex-Giants star’s Hall of Fame bid

ESPN to air program on legendary Giants slugger on Nov. 7. → Read More

Marshawn Lynch drops F-bomb on ‘Monday Night Football’ appearance

Former NFL star from Oakland pushed the limits of FCC restrictions during ‘Monday Night Football’ interview. → Read More

Live updates: 49ers vs. Colts on Sunday Night Football

Follow along as our experts break down the 49ers-Colts showdown on national television. → Read More

Live updates: 49ers vs. Colts on Sunday Night Football

Follow along as our experts break down the 49ers-Colts showdown on national television. → Read More

Live updates: Warriors vs. Clippers in home opener, Thursday night

Get in-game news and analysis as the Warriors look to open the season with back-to-back wins for just the second time in the last six years. → Read More

Warriors’ Steph Curry named to NBA’s 75th anniversary team

Curry is one of eight Warriors who were named among the NBA’s all-time greatest 75 players. → Read More

Warriors’ Steph Curry named to NBA’s 75th anniversary team

Curry is one of eight Warriors who were named among the NBA’s all-time greatest 75 players. → Read More

Warriors: Otto Porter Jr., Nemanja Bjelica key dynamic long-range offense

Free agents Otto Porter Jr., Nemanja Bjelica give Warriors shooting depth like they've never had. → Read More

Newcomers Porter, Bjelica key Warriors’ dynamic long-range offense

Coach Kerr said Porter and Bjelica give Warriors the most shooting depth they’ve ever had. → Read More

Live updates: Warriors vs. Lakers in season opener, Tuesday night

Can Curry and Co. upset the Lakers’ star-studded trio of LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook in Tuesday’s season opener? → Read More

Live NLDS updates: SF Giants, Dodgers in do-or-die Game 5 Thursday

Giants hoping their star pitcher Webb can beat L.A. and lead San Francisco to an NLCS berth. → Read More

Live NLDS updates: SF Giants, Dodgers in do-or-die Game 5 Thursday

Giants star Logan Webb will be on the mound Thursday, trying to pitch San Francisco past the Dodgers and into the NLCS for the first time since 2014. → Read More

Ex-Packers receiver James Jones joins San Jose State’s Ring of Honor

San Jose native and former Packers receiver James Jones will be honored by Spartans Friday. → Read More

Sharks bringing back Drew Remenda for expanded role on broadcasts

Longtime Sharks fan favorite will once again be an analyst on San Jose’s broadcasts. → Read More

Sharks bringing back Drew Remenda for expanded role on broadcasts

Longtime Sharks fan favorite Drew Remenda will be a color analyst again for San Jose's broadcasts. → Read More

Live NLDS updates: SF Giants can eliminate Dodgers in Game 4

Anthony DeSclafani will be on the mound Tuesday as the Giants look to clinch a berth in the NLCS for the first time since 2012. → Read More

Can SF Giants prevent Dodgers from another postseason series comeback?

The Dodgers have won four consecutive elimination games in less than a year. → Read More

Live updates: SF Giants face Dodgers in critical Game 3

It’ll be Alex Wood vs. Max Scherzer as the Giants look to retake the lead in the rivalry series. → Read More

Live updates: SF Giants face Dodgers in critical Game 3

It'll be Alex Wood vs. Max Scherzer as the Giants look to retake the lead in the rivalry series. → Read More

Live updates: 49ers hope to bounce back against Cardinals in Lance’s first start

Follow along as our experts break down the 49ers-Cardinals game. → Read More