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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:05:34 EDTBuster Posey and Hunter Pence hit solo homers as part of a four-run fifth inning and Matt Moore was almost untouchable on the mound, as the Giants kept pace in the National League Wild Card race with a 12-3 win over the Rockies on Tuesday night.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:20:55 EDTTake one glance at the box score from the Giants' 12-3 win over the Rockies on Tuesday night and it's easy to identify how a breakout performance like that occurs. The heart of the club's batting order was productive.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:40:04 EDTAT&T Park has generally been good to the Giants, but Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood has been uncanny in all road venues. He is 7-1 with a 1.88 road ERA that would lead the Majors if his two stints on the disabled list didn't push him just below the official number of innings that would put him on the leaderboard.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:27:28 EDTMadison Bumgarner and Brandon Crawford are vying for baseball's top honors in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards. Vote now to help your Giants win big.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:44:00 EDTFor 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?
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:17:44 EDTAfter a successful throwing session, Johnny Cueto (strained left groin) is expected to start for the Giants in their series finale against the Rockies on Thursday.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:11:07 EDTWith third baseman Eduardo Nunez hobbled by a strained right hamstring, the Giants acquired infielder Gordon Beckham from the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:17:46 EDTGenerating a fraction of the offense they produced Saturday, the Giants concluded their two-city, seven-game trip with a 4-3 loss to the San Diego Padres, who emerged with a series split that dented San Francisco's postseason hopes.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:29:18 EDTEduardo Nunez, the Giants' increasingly important third baseman, aroused concern by straining his right hamstring during the seventh inning of Sunday's 4-3 loss to the San Diego Padres.
Tue, 9 Aug 2016 02:16:44 EDTWho 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.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 16:18:00 EDTThe Giants' reaction to Sunday's death of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez reflected how people within organized baseball empathize and identify with one another, though they might not know each other well.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:18:40 EDTThe 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.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:37:10 EDTEduardo 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.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:03:58 EDTWhile 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.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:26:11 EDTTo 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.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:24:39 EDTThe 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.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:58:28 EDTThe 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.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:11:27 EDTSan 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.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 03:25:16 EDTThe 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.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:19:17 EDTBefore 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.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 02:04:29 EDTA bullpen mix-up resulted in a frustrated Bruce Bochy
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:42:53 EDTThe 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.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 22:35:02 EDTOne 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.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:14:24 EDTThis photo of the Giants' bullpen is MLB's new meme
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:40:13 EDTThe 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.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 04:21:20 EDTUnlike 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.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 02:52:12 EDTDodgers 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.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:35:29 EDTWith 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.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:57:52 EDTVin Scully's call of the Bumgarner-Puig incident