1. Hunter Pence's Surgery Must Be a Call to Action for Sputtering Giants Offense

    Down goes Hunter Pence . Again. Rest of the San Francisco Giants offense, that's your cue to get going now. After playing in only 52 games due to injuries in 2015, Pence has hit a major snag at the 50-game mark of his 2016 season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 13,120 reads 38 comments

  2. Cueto-Samardzija Stardom Gives Giants Vindication for Missing Out on Greinke

    As any poker player will tell you, two aces are better than one. Ask the San Francisco Giants , and they'll confirm as much. This winter, the Giants went shopping with money to burn and holes to fill in the starting five...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 8,052 reads 30 comments

  3. Hunter Pence Injury: Updates on Giants OF's Hamstring and Return

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence is battling a serious hamstring strain , which resulted in the hamstring tearing completely from the bone. Pence was placed on the disabled list and required surgery, which was performed June 9...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 33,201 reads 48 comments

  4. Ron Fowler, Padres Executive Chairman, Comments on Team's Performance

    To say things have not gone well for the San Diego Padres since 2015 would be an understatement, a feat not going unnoticed by the team's executive chairman, Ron Fowler...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 16,415 reads 31 comments

  5. Yasiel Puig Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Hamstring and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has been on the disabled list since June 3 with a hamstring injury. However, he has been activated and has returned to the lineup...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 7,027 reads 12 comments

  6. Julio Urias Called Up from Triple-A by Dodgers: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias is reportedly getting another chance at the major league level after a disappointing debut. Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times wrote Tuesday, “Urias is coming back to the major leagues...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 13,047 reads 44 comments

  7. Clayton Kershaw Teasing Another MVP-Cy Young Season After Dominant May

    There were no beanballs , no ejections and no Chase Utley fireworks in Sunday night's tussle between the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets . But there was Clayton Kershaw , and lately that means flat-out greatness...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 53,479 reads 157 comments

  8. James Shields Traded to White Sox for Fernando Tatis Jr., Erik Johnson

    The San Diego Padres have reportedly traded James Shields to the Chicago White Sox in exchange for two minor leaguers...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 48,684 reads 75 comments

  9. Urias Becomes 3rd Teenage Pitcher in Past 20 Years

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias , 19, became only the third teenager in the last 20 years to pitch in a major league game when he stepped onto the mound for the first inning ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 months ago 3,288 reads 0 comments

  10. Julio Urias Sent Down to Triple-A: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers will send 19-year-old pitcher Julio Urias down to Triple-A, Fanatics Network reported Saturday. J.P. Hoornstra of the Southern California News Group later confirmed the report...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 22,987 reads 43 comments

  11. Despite Debut Reality Check, Julio Urias Can Help Dodgers Sooner and Later

    NEW YORK — The kid said it was the best day of his life, the happiest day of his life. Do you blame him? Julio Urias is 19 years old, he was pitching in a real major league game and everyone was rushing to say how great he's going to be...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 4 months ago 24,829 reads 36 comments

  12. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Pitcher's Hamstring and Return

    San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain exited his start against the Colorado Rockies on May 27 after suffering a hamstring injury and was subsequently placed on the disabled list...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 8,075 reads 15 comments

  13. Shelby Miller Injury: Updates on Diamondbacks Pitcher's Finger and Return

    Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Shelby Miller had been on the 15-day disabled list because of a lingering finger injury since May 27. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 2,695 reads 12 comments

  14. Julio Urias Called Up by Dodgers: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are calling up pitcher Julio Urias to make his MLB debut Friday against the New York Mets , the team announced Thursday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 106,123 reads 34 comments

  15. Chase Utley Showing MLB, Dodgers He Has More Left in the Tank

    Even without a career that includes six All-Star appearances, four Silver Sluggers and three seasons in which he finished in the top 10 in NL MVP voting, Chase Utley would forever remain in the baseball lexicon...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 4 months ago 11,440 reads 22 comments

  16. Brandon Belt Injury: Updates on Giants 1B's Ankle and Return

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt suffered an ankle injury on May 25 against the San Diego Padres . However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 5,097 reads 4 comments

  17. Yasiel Puig Pulled by Dave Roberts After Not Running out Single vs. Reds

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was removed from the team's 8-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday night, and a perceived lack of effort was the reasoning provided by manager Dave Roberts...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 23,152 reads 16 comments

  18. Corey Seager Is Already Beginning Transition from Top Prospect to MLB Star

    Not even the best young ballplayers can escape humility forever. For proof, look no further than the wall Corey Seager hit in his first April as a major leaguer...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 41,375 reads 72 comments

  19. Angel Pagan Injury: Updates on Giants OF's Hamstring and Return

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan suffered a hamstring injury on May 23 that required surgery. He was placed on the disabled list on May 24. However, he is ready to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 5,684 reads 14 comments

  20. Padres Apologize to San Diego Gay Men's Chorus Following Investigation

    The San Diego Padres apologized to the San Diego Gay Men's Chorus on May 22 after investigating an incident where a prerecording played over their scheduled national anthem appearance ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 72,712 reads 0 comments

  21. Matt Cain's Resurgence Yet Another Weapon for Streaking Giants

    The San Francisco Giants were coming up short for a while there. After going into 2016 amid loads of hype, they were under .500 as recently as May 10. But all of a sudden, the Giants are making it look suspiciously like an even year...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 17,211 reads 57 comments

  22. Dodgers Shouldn't Mess with Phenom Pitcher Julio Urias

    The Los Angeles Dodgers definitely have problems in their bullpen, and they definitely need to seek out solutions. What's not so definite is that Julio Urias is the one they're looking for...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 15,129 reads 15 comments

  23. Adrian Gonzalez Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Back and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez suffered a back injury on May 16 against the Los Angeles Angels . It's unclear when he'll return to the field. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 4,658 reads 5 comments

  24. What's Next for Jose Reyes, Rockies Following MLB's 52-Game Suspension?

    The MLB announcement Friday said Jose Reyes can come back to the major leagues on June 1. Too bad it's not June 1, 2011. Reyes had real value then, as a .335 hitter and a speedy shortstop who was one of the game's most exciting players...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 18,556 reads 4 comments

  25. Andrew Cashner Injury: Updates on Padres Pitcher's Hamstring and Return

    San Diego Padres starting pitcher Andrew Cashner will be placed on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 9 after suffering a right hamstring strain, manager Andy Green announced Friday, per the team's official Twitter account...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 585 reads 1 comments