1. Giants Notebook: Catcher Susac Says Defense Is First Priority

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- It is one of baseball's ultimate backhanded compliments: the offensive-minded catcher...

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  2. Relievers Kontos, Cordier Keep Pace with Machi

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — In a little less than a month, the Giants might have to part with two right-handers they really like...

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  3. Tim Hudson to Make Spring Debut Wednesday

    Giants pitcher Tim Hudson will make his first start of the spring on Wednesday, reports CSN Bay Area. Hudson faced hitters for the second time this spring and barring a setback is scheduled to start Wednesday...

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  4. Hudson, Crawford to Return Wednesday vs. Brewers

    Tim Hudson will start Wednesday's game vs. Milwaukee , Bochy said. Crawford will play SS that day as well...

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  5. Sergio Romo Cleared to Pitch in Spring Games

    Giants reliever Sergio Romo threw a bullpen Saturday and has been cleared to pitch in the Cactus League, Andrew Baggarly of the Mercury News reports. Romo was dealing with shoulder soreness early in camp...

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  6. Bumgarner Allows Two Runs in Two Innings vs. Padres

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  7. Bumgarner Thrilled with Delivery During Rematch with Shields

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  8. Report: Giants Sign Right-Hander Alfredo Aceves

    According to Matt Eddy of Baseball America, the Giants have signed veteran right-hander Alfredo Aceves to a minor league contract...

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  9. Bochy looking at options now that Pence will start season on DL

    There was no change to Hunter Pence's timetable Friday. As they said when the fractured forearm first happened, the Giants expect their right fielder to miss six to eight weeks.....

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  10. Sources: Vogelsong Opted for Giants After Astros Decreased Deal

    Veteran right-hander Ryan Vogelsong's apparent deal with the Astros fell through after the team tried to lower its deal with him following his medical examination in Houston, sources familiar with the situation say...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 87 reads 0 comments

  11. Giants' Pence: Broken Arm Somehow Will Be a 'Blessing'

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Hunter Pence arrived at Scottsdale Stadium on Friday morning, his left arm in a cast, and asked trainers what physical work he can start on immediately to get ready for his season...

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  12. San Francisco Giants: 5 Up-and-Coming Prospects to Watch in Spring Training

    In past years the San Francisco Giants minor league system was much maligned. However, the system has produced several outstanding players on the current roster such as Buster Posey, ...

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  13. Hunter Pence Injury Leaves Giants Further Behind the 8 Ball in Quest to Repeat

    And so it starts. Whatever it is that seems to keep the San Francisco Giants from even having an opportunity to defend their World Series championships a year after winning one has already kicked in...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 30,885 reads 39 comments

  14. Even If Only a Few Weeks, Losing Hunter Pence a Big Blow for Giants

    If there has been one thing Giants manager Bruce Bochy could count on the past two and a half years, it's automatically writing in Hunter Pence's name as his starting right fielder...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 12 reads 0 comments

  15. Hunter Pence Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Arm and Return

    Hunter Pence suffered a broken left forearm during a spring training game versus the Chicago Cubs when he was hit by a pitch. He could return in the later portion of May. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 59,323 reads 78 comments

  16. Hunter Pence Hit by Pitch, Goes for X-Rays on Hand: Giants Extra

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Giants right fielder Hunter Pence left Thursday afternoon's exhibition after being hit on the hand with a pitch and was headed to the hospital for X-rays, the team said...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 111 reads 0 comments

  17. Cracked Rib Keeping Willie Mays from Spring Training

    Willie Mays loves spring training. He looks forward to going every year. Unlike many Hall of Famers who might visit training camps in Arizona or Florida for a day or two, Mays sticks ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 98 reads 0 comments

  18. Giants' Panik Settling in at Second Base

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- A year ago, Joe Panik was a former first-round pick with a non-roster spring training invite from the San Francisco Giants , and just a year into changing positions...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  19. Can Casey McGehee Replace the Panda?

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- It was a good day for Casey McGehee on Wednesday in his second spring game with the San Francisco Giants . He ripped two hits. He cleanly fielded a couple of chances at third base...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 121 reads 0 comments

  20. Giants Spring Notes: Jake Peavy Can't Wait to Pitch Alongside Matt Cain, Etc.

    The newness of being a Giant has worn off for Jake Peavy. He's accustomed to putting on the uniform, interacting with teammates and seeing Bruce Bochy in the dugout.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 341 reads 0 comments

  21. Bumgarner Faces New Workload Challenge

    MESA, Ariz. -- It was little more than four months ago that you probably last saw Madison Bumgarner on a mound: Game 7 of the World Series in Kansas City, Missouri, as he capped a dominant ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  22. Oft-Injured Black Hopes to Keep 103 Mph Fastball on the Field

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The locker is tucked into the corner of the clubhouse, near a door that leads to the dugout and a refrigerator holding dozens of bottles of Dasani water...

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  23. Giants SS Crawford Will Be Limited to DH Duty This Week

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  24. Giants Drop Cactus League Opener to A's

    MESA, Ariz. -- A's shortstop Marcus Semien made quite the first impression in green and gold, belting two home runs and finishing 3-for-3 with four RBIs in the club's Cactus League ...

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  25. Lincecum Pleased with Fastball Command in Spring Debut

    MESA, Ariz. — Tim Lincecum didn't realize there was a “pace of play” clock in center field at Hohokam Stadium until he finished his warm-up pitches, looked back and saw red numbers flashing at him...

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