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Giants rebound in 10th to gain Wild Card tie

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:23:40 EDT

The Giants gained a share of the lead in the National League's crowded Wild Card race Saturday, as Denard Span's two-run homer punctuated a three-run outburst in the 10th inning that gave San Francisco a 9-6 victory over the San Diego Padres.



Nunez picks up Posey with hustle, great grab

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:31:45 EDT

Eduardo Nunez proved that his speed can help the Giants on defense, too, as he made a startling and spectacular play Saturday to record an out that briefly appeared elusive.



Giants send rookie to oppose Padres' Richard in finale

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:59:09 EDT

The Giants will send Ty Blach to the mound in Sunday's finale vs. the Padres, who counter with lefty Clayton Richard. Blach is filling in for Johnny Cueto, who is continuing to recover from a left groin strain he sustained during his Tuesday start vs. the Dodgers.



#AwardWorthy: Vote Bumgarner for Best Pitcher

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:27:28 EDT

Is Madison Bumgarner the year's Best Pitcher? Vote now to help Bumgarner win big in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards, the baseball industry's ultimate honors.



Tiebreaker scenarios for Wild Card berths

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:38:43 EDT

For all the numbers of notoriety in the increasingly data-driven sport of baseball, the one still paramount in the 162-game schedule is winning percentage. But what happens when even that supreme stat can't decide things?



Blach expected to take Cueto's start vs. Padres

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:35:21 EDT

Ty Blach is nothing like Johnny Cueto. Yet Blach will try his best to emulate the leading winner of the Giants' rotation when he replaces Cueto as Sunday's starter against the San Diego Padres.



Giants fall behind Mets in Wild Card with loss to Padres

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:03:58 EDT

While interested observers were dwelling on the San Francisco Giants' faulty relief pitching, their offense was starting to go bad. Now it's downright sour, as Friday night's 7-2 loss to the San Diego Padres demonstrated.



Fifth inning goes awry for Reynolds, Giants

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:26:11 EDT

To say that Friday night's fifth inning didn't proceed as planned for the Giants was an understatement. They scored twice in the top of the inning to shave the difference to one run. Then came the Padres' half of the fifth, which didn't end until they scored four runs to seal their 7-2 triumph over San Francisco.



Giants top Padres, maintain hold on WC spot

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:24:39 EDT

The Giants were able to capitalize on their schedule Thursday, taking the series opener against the Padres, 2-1, to move one-half game ahead of the idle Cardinals and remain tied with the Mets in the National League Wild Card spots.



Giants' Top 30 Prospects list

Tue, 9 Aug 2016 02:16:44 EDT

Who do the Giants have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for San Francisco's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.



'Consistent' Samardzija gives Giants big outing

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:58:28 EDT

The power of Jeff Samardzija's pitching Thursday night created the distinct impression that he could have lasted into the 10th inning or beyond against the Padres.



Vote: Bumgarner up for Best Pitcher

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Some get it done with pure heat. Some dazzle with cartoonish curveballs. Some are so dialed in with command that they'd seemingly be able to paint the corners of the strike zone while blindfolded.



Giants miss big Wild Card opportunity in LA

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:11:27 EDT

San Francisco took the field Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium knowing that the Mets and Cardinals, their rivals in the National League Wild Card competition, already had lost. A victory over the Dodgers would put the Giants back on top of the NL Wild Card standings. But instead of delivering an aggressive response, San Francisco offered only an ineffectual retreat in the form of a 9-3 loss.



Moore's early exit provides unique opportunity

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 03:25:16 EDT

The 9-3 spanking that the Giants received from the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night became a glamorized side session for the leading candidates to replace Johnny Cueto as Sunday's starter at San Diego.



Bochy drops in on Dodgers legend Scully

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:19:17 EDT

Before leaving town, Giants manager Bruce Bochy made sure to deliver a heartfelt, respectful farewell to Vin Scully, the legendary Dodgers broadcaster who's retiring at the end of the regular season.



A bullpen mix-up resulted in a frustrated Bruce Bochy

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 02:04:29 EDT

A bullpen mix-up resulted in a frustrated Bruce Bochy



Giants' win forges Wild Card tie

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:42:53 EDT

The San Francisco Giants preserved a lead through the ninth inning, which has posed a considerable challenge for them, and emerged with a critical 2-0 victory Tuesday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers.



Giants don't elaborate on Bumgarner's exit

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 22:35:02 EDT

One day after Giants manager Bruce Bochy removed Madison Bumgarner from Monday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, the timing of the left-hander's exit remained mysterious.



This photo of the Giants' bullpen is MLB's new meme

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:14:24 EDT

This photo of the Giants' bullpen is MLB's new meme



Walk-off loss drops Giants into tie for 2nd Wild Card

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:40:13 EDT

The scene changed but the result remained the same for the San Francisco Giants, who squandered another ninth-inning lead as the Los Angeles Dodgers prevailed Monday night, 2-1, on Adrian Gonzalez's walk-off double.



Bumgarner does his part with stellar start

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 04:21:20 EDT

Unlike the Giants' bullpen, Madison Bumgarner experienced little trouble recording outs Monday night against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Yet nobody offered a clear explanation for Bumgarner's removal after he sustained a seven-inning one-hitter and eclipsed Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw in San Francisco's 2-1 loss.



Feud between Bumgarner, Puig flares again

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 02:52:12 EDT

Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig and Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner resumed their hostilities Monday night, prompting both benches and bullpens to empty by jawing at each other in a seventh-inning confrontation.



Statcast of the Day: Nunez's speed aids Giants

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:35:29 EDT

With Clayton Kershaw on the mound, runs were going to be hard to come by. So the Giants' Eduardo Nunez used his legs to give his team the lead.



Vin Scully's call of the Bumgarner-Puig incident

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:57:52 EDT

Vin Scully's call of the Bumgarner-Puig incident



Baby thrust into heated Giants vs Dodgers debate

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:36:24 EDT

Baby thrust into heated Giants vs Dodgers debate



Giants' bullpen woes have vexed skipper Bochy

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:54:06 EDT

Giants manager Bruce Bochy, who's renowned for his orchestration of the bullpen, acknowledged Monday that this has been "the most trying season for me" due to the relievers' erratic performance overall.



Giants drop to second Wild Card slot with loss

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 01:27:39 EDT

The conclusion of a four-game set at AT&T Park on Sunday may have ushered in the final fortnight of the regular season, but it did nothing to separate a pair of Wild Card contenders standing precisely as they were when the series began. On the heels of an emotional, come-from-behind win, the Cardinals sealed a series split with Sunday's 3-0 victory, one highlighted by a spectacular start from rookie Alex Reyes.



Vote: MLB Awards balloting begins

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:05:08 EDT

Voting is underway through Nov. 11 at MLB.com/awards to help decide the annual Esurance MLB Awards, recognizing 20 suspenseful categories and starting right now with Best Major Leaguer, Best Hitter, Best Pitcher and Best Rookie.



Despite loss, Suarez solid in Giants' rotation

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 22:12:56 EDT

Giants manager Bruce Bochy was searching for stability at the back end of his starting rotation in August. He's clearly found it with Albert Suarez.After returning from Triple-A Sacramento on Aug. 27, the 26-year-old rookie has settled into the role as the team's fifth starter, providing the Giants with another solid outing Sunday in the club's 3-0 loss to the Cardinals.



Police officer uses hat to make foul ball catch

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 20:28:13 EDT

Police officer uses hat to make foul ball catch