1. Matt Cain, Tim Lincecum Watch as Madison Bumgarner Emerges as October Icon

    SAN FRANCISCO — The ace went for a dip of bubble gum. The third-base coach went for a swatch of "wow." "You sore?" Tim Flannery asked Madison Bumgarner. "No room for sore," the San Francisco Giants hurler grunted back...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 1 month ago 38,696 reads 26 comments

  2. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Ankle Surgery and Recovery

    An already rough 2014 season just got worse for Matt Cain . The San Francisco Giants , via Amy Gutierrez of CSN Bay Area, announced that the veteran starting pitcher, who was already ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 5,197 reads 2 comments

  3. As Bochy Works to Put Pieces Together, Giants Will Live or Die with Pitching

    SAN FRANCISCO — One night after Madison Bumgarner lit up AT&T Park by taking a perfect game into the eighth inning, Tim Hudson was electric. Stretch-run energy buzzed through the Giants clubhouse in that old, familiar way...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 4 months ago 17,257 reads 24 comments

  4. Matt Cain to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Injured Elbow

    Matt Cain 's disappointing 2014 campaign is officially over, with the San Francisco Giants starting pitcher set to have season-ending surgery on his injured elbow...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 4,083 reads 0 comments

  5. Grading the San Francisco Giants' Trade Deadline Performance

    The 2014 non-waiver trade deadline has passed, and the San Francisco Giants have only one major move to show for it. With several holes to fill, Giants general manager Brian Sabean only filled one, a starting pitcher...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 5,616 reads 18 comments

  6. Previewing the San Francisco Giants' Second Half

    The San Francisco Giants enter the second half of the MLB season with a lot of proverbial work to do. After getting off to the best start in the majors (42-21) after two months and amassing a 9...

    Jon Wilson Written by Jon Wilson about 5 months ago 433 reads 0 comments

  7. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Pitcher's Elbow and Return

    Updates from Monday, Aug. 4 Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle updated Matt Cain 's status: Updates from Friday, Aug...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 28,770 reads 36 comments

  8. A Vintage Matt Cain Could Make Giants an NL Juggernaut

    The San Francisco Giants are really good. Heck, they're so good that it's hard to imagine anything that could make them better. Save for one thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 9,414 reads 49 comments

  9. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Pitcher's Status and Return

    Updates from Friday, June 6 The Giants announced that Cain has been reinstated: Updates from Friday, May 30 The Giants have the latest on Cain: Bay Area News ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 12,128 reads 9 comments

  10. Matt Cain's DL Stint Caused by Need to Cut Sandwich into 'Fancy Triangles'

    We thought it was rather quiet on the insanely dumb MLB injury front before word came this week that Matt Cain injured himself making fancy triangles out of his ham and cheese sandwich...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 783 reads 0 comments

  11. Under the Knife: MLB Injury Analysis on Harper, Puig, Wieters and More

    Every week, it seems like I'm writing about more and more injuries, but in the decade-plus I've been doing this, there's been so much progress...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 8 months ago 6,047 reads 3 comments

  12. Cut Forces Matt Cain to DL, but Don't Expect Much Time Off from Giants

    Missing any time is frustrating to Matt Cain , but the San Francisco Giants are making good use of a little understood MLB rule in order to minimize that lost time...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 8 months ago 1,775 reads 5 comments

  13. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Pitcher's Finger and Return

    Updates from Saturday, May 10 The Giants official Twitter feed reports good news on Cain's status: Updates from Friday, May 9 ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 10,810 reads 12 comments

  14. SF Giants: Early Season Questions the Team Will Have to Answer

    The San Francisco Giants are off to a solid 8-5 start and are pretty much firing on all cylinders. Pitching has been solid, and the lineup is showing off its power...

    Keely Flanagan Written by Keely Flanagan about 8 months ago 1,781 reads 1 comments

  15. Giants Welcome New MLB Season with Instant Replay's 1st Controversy

    Going into the 2014 MLB season, baseball fans welcomed the advent of instant replay in the sport but knew there would be growing pains. Just a couple of games in, the Giants suffered growing anguish...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 2,015 reads 4 comments

  16. Why Matt Cain Deserves the Start on Opening Day

    Matt Cain has done it all for the San Francisco Giants since he was called up to the Majors in 2005. He is a three-time All-Star, two-time World Series champion and has thrown one of just 23 perfect games in MLB history...

    Ben Feder Written by Ben Feder about 10 months ago 767 reads 1 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants' Rotation Could Feature MLB's Best 1-2 Punch

    By now, San Francisco Giants fans have undoubtedly heard plenty about their team's starting pitching struggles in 2013...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 10 months ago 1,910 reads 1 comments

  18. San Francisco Giants' 2014 Season Preview: Predicting Each SP's Numbers

    If you followed the San Francisco Giants in 2013, you're probably well aware that the production from the starting rotation dipped so dramatically that the then-reigning champs ...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 10 months ago 1,123 reads 0 comments

  19. Complete San Francisco Giants 2014 Spring Training Preview

    For years, the starting rotation of the San Francisco Giants has been the steady force on a highly successful ball club...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 10 months ago 8,451 reads 10 comments

  20. Key Players Who Must Improve for the San Francisco Giants in 2014

    Heading into the 2014 season, the San Francisco Giants will look to rebound from their disappointing 2013 campaign. Matt Cain, Pablo Sandoval and Tim Lincecum are three key players the Giants must see improvement from in 2014...

    Ben Feder Written by Ben Feder about 11 months ago 1,822 reads 5 comments