1. Madison Bumgarner-Johnny Cueto Duo Can Be Best of Giants' Title Era

    It's an even year, San Francisco Giants fans. And that means—well, here's the thing. You want honesty? It means nothing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 22,738 reads 97 comments

  2. Jimmy Rollins Pokes Fun at Madison Bumgarner, Stares at Umpire

    On Thursday, San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner and home plate umpire Joe West got into a mega-staredown . This thing was serious ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 53,871 reads 70 comments

  3. Giants P Madison Bumgarner and Umpire Have Epic 17-Second Staredown During Game

    After walking a batter in the bottom of the sixth inning against the San Diego Padres on Thursday night, San Francisco Giants stud Madison Bumgarner had an epic staredown with umpire Joe West...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 194,647 reads 118 comments

  4. Madison Bumgarner Performs Pirouette-Like Move to Make Play at 1st Base

    Madison Bumgarner channeled his inner dancer in the third inning of Thursday's 9-1 win over the Chicago Cubs , performing a pirouette-like move to make a play at first base...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 23,532 reads 17 comments

  5. Bumgarner Strikes out 14, Hits Home Run in Complete-Game Shutout

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner had an incredible Sunday against the Washington Nationals...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 1,593 reads 0 comments

  6. Madison Bumgarner, Giants Flashing October Form Right Now

    Talk all you want about odd-year curses. Point out that the San Francisco Giants are looking up at the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League West and at the Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs in the NL wild-card race...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 29,538 reads 214 comments

  7. The 10 Most Impressive Times Players Carried Their Teams to Titles

    In team sports, winning a championship usually requires a total and collective effort from a group of vastly skilled and wholly like-minded individuals...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 8 months ago 29,542 reads 57 comments

  8. Making Sense of MVP Clayton Kershaw's Sluggish 2015 Start

    SAN FRANCISCO — The elementary numbers are ugly. There is no denying that. They are magnified when they occur in the first quarter of the season and when no one is used to ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 9 months ago 16,943 reads 49 comments

  9. Madison Bumgarner Becomes 1st Pitcher to Homer off Clayton Kershaw

    Although Thursday's pitching matchup between the Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw and the San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgarner was highly anticipated, few expected there to be fireworks when the two actually faced each other directly...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 months ago 78,485 reads 97 comments

  10. National League: Why Baseball Without the Designated Hitter Is Better

    A hotly contested topic among the baseball world in the past week (and for quite some time now) has been whether or not the National League should change its rules to institute the use of the designated hitter...

    Heath Clary Written by Heath Clary about 10 months ago 3,310 reads 4 comments

  11. Clayton Kershaw, Madison Bumgarner Duel Puts Ace Lefties Back on Track

    Everyone, open your arms and give a kind "Welcome back" to Clayton Kershaw and Madison Bumgarner. They're back, all right. We can tell from how the two of them pitched in their showdown at AT&T Park on Tuesday night...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 15,235 reads 52 comments

  12. Heralded Giants-Dodgers Rivalry Is Still Worthy of the Hype

    LOS ANGELES – Gone are the days of pure hatred, the ones that caused Jackie Robinson to retire rather than play for the rival club, incited epic brawls and sparked beanball wars...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 10 months ago 10,468 reads 49 comments

  13. Madison Bumgarner Rides a Horse at Giants' 2015 Home Opener

    Madison Bumgarner 's pitching performance for the San Francisco Giants in the 2014 MLB postseason entitles him to do pretty much whatever he wants in San Francisco. That includes riding a horse around AT&T Park before a game...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 months ago 10,069 reads 9 comments

  14. 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic for the San Francisco Giants' 2015 Season

    The San Francisco Giants embark on the 2015 campaign with one goal in mind: They want to defend their World Series title and win it again...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 11 months ago 6,175 reads 10 comments

  15. How Madison Bumgarner Plans to Provide Encore to Immortal Postseason

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Confess: You probably thought Madison Bumgarner 's arm would be powder by now...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 months ago 92,562 reads 12 comments

  16. Is It Time to Officially Start Fearing Madison Bumgarner's 2014 Workload?

    Last October, Madison Bumgarner was superhuman —and that's barely hyperbole. You remember the image: the big left-hander, bearded and glowering, striding out of the bullpen ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 11,639 reads 32 comments

  17. Wild Cards That Could Completely Change MLB Landscape in '15

    A team's fortunes over the course of a six-month season typically hinge on more than one factor, but depending on how critical said factor is, that one wild card can affect things greatly...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 11 months ago 17,082 reads 19 comments

  18. The Most Clutch Performances Since 2000

    When the pressure's really on, many of the world's elite athletes have a knack for coming through with their best and most clutch performances...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 12 months ago 19,110 reads 82 comments

  19. Here's Madison Bumgarner Taking a Picture with an Ax and an Ox

    San Francisco Giants pitcher and living American myth Madison Bumgarner continued adding to the tall tale that is his life by channeling Paul Bunyan for a photo shoot at spring training Monday...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 12 months ago 18,742 reads 17 comments

  20. Complete San Francisco Giants 2015 Spring Training Preview

    The San Francisco Giants won their third World Series title in five years last season. The victory cemented manager Bruce Bochy's ultimate entry into the Hall of Fame...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 12 months ago 3,797 reads 1 comments