1. Collmenter Strong, but D-Backs Shut out

    For six innings, the D-backs battled the Giants to a draw, but the seventh, and in turn the game, belonged to the Giants...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  2. Yasiel Puig's Struggles Continue, and the Call to Bench Him Grows Louder

    Yasiel Puig went 0 for 4 in last night's Dodgers victory. That puts him at .203 since the end of July with a .228 slugging percentage and no homers since then. As slumps go, it's particularly long and particularly deep...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 6 days ago 242 reads 0 comments

  3. All Hail Kale: Fueled by Smart Diet, Iron Man Pence Leads Giants Down Stretch

    SAN FRANCISCO — Few things are guaranteed in baseball, but you can take this one to the bank. Or, maybe better yet, to the co-op: Babe Ruth, that legendary slugger and connoisseur ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 6 days ago 29,716 reads 14 comments

  4. Instant Replay: Giants Score Four in Seventh, Blank D'Backs

    Ryan Vogelsong, Jean Machi, Jeremy Affeldt and Sergio Romo combined to pitch a two-hit shutout, and the Giants broke through against the Diamondbacks ' bullpen in a 5-0 win...

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  5. Dodgers Shut Down Padres, 4-0

    KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers led, 1-0, in the fourth inning, when the Padres put runners on second and third with none out...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 days ago 92 reads 0 comments

  6. Giants Blank Diamondbacks 5-0

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Four pitchers combined on a two-hit shutout and Gregor Blanco had an RBI double as part of a four-run seventh inning that sent the San Francisco Giants to a 5-0 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night...

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  7. Haren, Dodgers Blank Padres 4-0

    LOS ANGELES -- Dan Haren tossed seven sharp innings to give the Dodgers four pitchers with 13 wins for the first time in 19 years, and Los Angeles beat the San Diego Padres 4-0 on Wednesday night...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 6 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  8. Will Venable Exits with Back Strain

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  9. Puig Was Late on Wed. Because He Had to Take His Mother to the Hospital

    Yasiel Puig's issues with tardiness are well-chronicled on HBT and he showed up late to Dodger Stadium again on Wednesday. But there was a good reason for that, via J.P. Hoonstra of the L...

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  10. Rockies Road Struggles Continue, Get Swept by Mets

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  11. Matzek Impresses, but Offense Kept off-Balance

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  12. Report: Giants Hoping Belt Will Be Cleared Thurs.

    Brandon Belt is on way to Pittsburgh to see Dr. Micky Collins. Giants hope is that he's fully cleared tomorrow...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  13. Listen to Puig Destroyer Scream About Mike Trout

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 7 days ago 110 reads 0 comments

  14. Rangers' Levine Joins List of Candidates for D-Backs' GM Job

    Rangers assistant GM Thad Levine has been added to the interview list for the Diamondbacks ' GM job, sources say...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 7 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  15. Dodgers Still Waiting on Hanley and Puig

    LOS ANGELES -- Yasiel Puig spent at least 30 minutes visiting with friends in the stands while the rest of his teammates were either taking batting practice, fielding ground balls or ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  16. Time Has Come for Dodgers to Sit Yasiel Puig and Play Andre Ethier

    OK, enough. Enough waiting for the Golden Boy to become an overnight sensation or last year's overnight sensation to get going again.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  17. Buster Posey Is Having a Stephen Curry-Type of Second Half

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey is riding a hot streak right now, just like in the second half of the 2012 season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  18. Diamondbacks vs. Giants Preview

    The Baseball Tonight crew looks ahead to Wednesday's matchup between the Diamondbacks and the Giants .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  19. Dodgers Must Find Way to Get Joc Pederson into Pennant Race Lineup

    It's a good problem to have, but it's a problem nonetheless for the Los Angeles Dodgers : Joc Pederson needs to play. Unfortunately, or at least inconveniently, that means someone else needs to sit...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 days ago 11,486 reads 43 comments

  20. Cashner Helps Himself as Padres Top Dodgers

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  21. Bad Pitching, Defense Snap Dodgers' Win Streak

    Roberto Hernandez turned in another stinker in his shortest start since joining the Dodgers , giving the Padres a 6-3 victory on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, snapping a four-game winning streak for Los Angeles...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  22. Yusmeiro Petit, Wow - Giants Beat D-Backs

    A quick glance at the pitching probables for the weekend Dodger series shows two fabulous matchups and a one-sided one.....

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  23. Hernandez Ineffctive as Dodgers Fall at Home

    LOS ANGELES – It turns out Roberto Hernandez's first few starts with the Dodgers – and the four previous with the Phillies that convinced Ned Colletti he was worth acquiring – were an aberration...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  24. Rockies Stifled by DeGrom in 2-0 Loss to Mets

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rockies manager Walt Weiss affirmed that Christian Bergman has earned his place in the conversation for next year's starting rotation.....

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  25. Dodgers Fall to Padres, NL West Lead Down to 2.5

    LOS ANGELES -- Andrew Cashner pitched seven strong innings to win for the first time since mid-April, Jedd Gyorko hit a two-run homer, and the San Diego Padres snapped a six-game skid by beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-3 Tuesday night...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 211 reads 0 comments