1. Brandon Crawford's Development in Just a Few Pictures | FanGraphs Baseball

    As I look at things now, Brandon Crawford has been as good a hitter this year as Matt Holliday and Kris Bryant...

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  2. With Corey Seager Looming, Dodgers Must Keep Jimmy Rollins on Short Leash

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ' new-look front office has already struck gold with an "out with the old, in with the new" maneuver. Its first was swapping out Matt Kemp for Joc Pederson, which has been a major victory ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 23,531 reads 20 comments

  3. Padres Waste Chances in Loss to Cubs

    The fifth inning of Wednesday's contest at Petco Park hinged on a few, critical moments, the two halves comprising a game within the game...

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  4. Giants Shut out Dodgers Again

    Tim Lincecum arrived in the major leagues eight years ago with a clean cut, a baby face and a 99 mph fastball...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 59 reads 0 comments

  5. Dodgers 0-5 at AT&T Park This Year After 4-0 Loss to Giants

    Understand this, there are no such things as jinxes. No fates conspiring against your favorite team; no curses crippling efforts; no super-secret whammy slowing bats...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 109 reads 0 comments

  6. Dodgers Suffer Second Straight Shutout vs. Giants

    Conjuring the magic he displayed during his Cy Young Award-winning years, Tim Lincecum allowed three hits in seven innings to lead the Giants to their second straight shutout victory over the Dodgers , a 4-0 verdict on Wednesday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 109 reads 0 comments

  7. How Tim Lincecum Is Rediscovering MLB Success in 2015

    Tim Lincecum will never again be the pitcher who won two Cy Young Awards and flummoxed National League hitters with a crackling fastball and corkscrew windup that earned him the nickname "The Freak...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 27,709 reads 43 comments

  8. Colorado Rockies fall to Phillies 4-2

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  9. Eddie Butler doesn't do it as Rockies lose to Phillies

    In the old, weird days of baseball, nobody thought twice about a hurler throwing 160 pitches. Way back then, pitchers threw spitballs and shine balls. It took nine balls for a walk...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  10. Instant Replay: Lincecum Tosses Gem, Giants Blank Dodgers Again

    Not even the falling, swirling mist could slow the streaking Giants on Wednesday night. All it did was add a fascinating backdrop to another stirring win over the first-place Dodgers ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 83 reads 0 comments

  11. Posey Homer Backs Lincecum's 3rd Straight Win for Giants

    Buster Posey hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning through a thick mist hovering above the field, Tim Lincecum won his third straight decision, and the San Francisco Giants beat ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 1,792 reads 0 comments

  12. Posey's Great Catch

    5/20/15: Buster Posey leans over the dugout railing to make a terrific basket catch on Joc Pederson's foul pop up.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  13. Pagan's terrific catch

    5/20/15: Angel Pagan races back to the track in center field and leaps against the wall to rob Yasmani Grandal of an extra-base hit.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  14. Hyun-Jin Ryu's Surgery Makes Acquiring a Front-Line Arm Inevitable for Dodgers

    The Los Angeles Dodgers took another big hit to their rotation Wednesday with the news that lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu , who has been out all season with a lingering shoulder injury, is ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 days ago 20,806 reads 95 comments

  15. Upton's two-run shot

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  16. Lincecum Passes Carl Hubbell for 4th on Franchise Strikeout List

    With his second strikeout of the game on Wednesday, San Francisco Giants hurler Tim Lincecum took sole possession of fourth place on the franchise strikeout list.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  17. D-Backs Win Third Straight in Convincing Fashion

    MIAMI -- Chase Anderson allowed four hits in a career-high eight innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks dealt the Miami Marlins their sixth straight loss with a 6-1 victory on Wednesday night...

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  18. Anderson Goes Career-High 8 Innings in 1st Win of Season

    MIAMI — Chase Anderson allowed four hits in a career-high eight innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks dealt the Miami Marlins their sixth straight loss with a 6-1 victory on Wednesday night...

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  19. Prior Relishes Role as Minors Pitching Coordinator

    A year ago, while still an assistant in the Padres ' baseball operations department, Mark Prior wasn't quite sure what to make of the Minor League pitching coordinator job.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Anderson Pitches Diamondbacks Past Marlins, 6-1

    MIAMI -- Chase Anderson allowed four hits in a career-high eight innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks dealt the Miami Marlins their sixth straight loss with a 6-1 victory on Wednesday night...

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  21. IMPORTANT: Derek Norris Changed His Nameplate to Say 'Norrisaurusrex'

    Following a very busy offseason, the Padres come into Wednesday with a 20-20 record, five games back in the NL West. Needless to say, the team was hoping for some more instant success given all the new additions...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  22. Joc Pederson Not Proving to Be Answer to Dodgers' Leadoff Problem

    season rolls on and a club tries different things. The lineup is often an unfinished piece of work, constantly evolving either by design or circumstance.....

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  23. Dodgers Could Trade an Infielder for a Starter

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Alex Guerrero gave an honest scouting report on Hector Olivera, the fellow Cuban who could one day usher him out of town.....

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  24. Pagan Back to Leadoff as Giants Lineup Has a New Look Against Lefties

    Angel Pagan is batting leadoff for the first time this season on Wednesday, but that lineup change has nothing to do with Pagan.....

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  25. San Francisco Giants on Twitter

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