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S.F. Giants' Hunter Pence streaming his video game play on Twitch
S.F. Giants' Hunter Pence streaming his video game play on Twitch

Twitch has been attracting legions of hard-core gamers who have started live streaming themselves as they play their favorite video games. Many of these are well-known in the gaming world, but not exactly household names.  Is that changing? Last week, Hunter Pence, the San Francisco Giants' outfielder, joined the service and started broadcasting himself. Pence apparently joined on his own, not through any official partnership with Twitch.  For the moment, he appears to be the most recognizable athlete to jump on the service.  "He is a big gamer and fan of Twitch, so it will be interesting to see if other athletes will follow his lead," said a Twitch...

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