1. San Francisco Giants: What Comes Next After Another Disastrous Start for Zito

    On a gorgeous summer afternoon at AT&T Park, the game was anything but pretty for the Giants , as Barry Zito had one of his worst outings of the season...

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  2. Tim Lincecum Credits Buster Posey After Giants Win

    As early as a year ago, if the Giants were mired in a losing streak, it was Tim Lincecum ’s (5-11) job as the ace of the staff to go out and do what all No. 1 pitchers are expected to do: be the stopper...

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  3. Can the San Francisco Giants Win the NL West or Are the Dodgers Too Good?

    The Los Angeles Dodgers recently got their big sluggers back in the lineup after a rash of injuries sidelined Matt Kemp, Andre Ethier and Mark Ellis for significant amounts of time...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 1,011 reads 16 comments

  4. MLB: SF Giants Lose on Hanley Ramirez Homer, Displeased with Bases Trot

    In a game that had a playoff atmosphere from the very first pitch, the game between the Giants and their arch rivals the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night didn’t disappoint...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 554 reads 11 comments

  5. Lincecum's Struggles Continue As Giants Blow Another Opportunity To Sweep

    Tim Lincecum started the game Wednesday afternoon by striking out Will Venable and Logan Forsythe of the Padres in impressive fashion...

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  6. Brandon Belt Fires Back At The Media after Negative Articles

    Holding little back, Brandon Belt answered criticism he received following Sunday’s loss in Philadelphia ...

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  7. Is Pablo Sandoval's Weight Still an Issue for Bruce Bochy?

    On June 9th, San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval was activated off the disabled list after having surgery on the hamate bone in his left wrist...

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  8. 3 Things the Giants Have to Fix on Road Trip to Stay in First Place

    The Giants open up a six-game road trip with a three-game series against the Atlanta Braves tonight, followed by a three-game series in Philadelphia over the weekend...

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  9. Giants Sweep Astros, Bochy Says Offense Needs to Turn It Up a Notch

    The last time Matt Cain (10-3) faced the Astros on June 13 th , he didn’t allow a hitter to reach first base as he threw the 22 nd perfect game in major league history...

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  10. San Francisco Giants: Bochy Praises Bumgarner After Friday's 5-1 Win

    Madison Bumgarner (11-5) opened up the second half of the season for the San Francisco Giants on Friday night with a solid performance, holding the Houston Astros to just one run over seven innings while striking out five in the Giants' 5-1 win...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 633 reads 4 comments

  11. Why Melky Cabrera Won't Be a San Francisco Giant Next Year

    Melky Cabrera recently made it known that he would welcome staying with the San Francisco Giants next year...

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  12. San Francisco Giants: What Brian Sabean Says About Tim Lincecum's Future

    On Thursday afternoon Brian Sabean came on KNBR’s afternoon radio show hosted by Tom Tolbert (Mr...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 2,333 reads 2 comments

  13. 5 Issues the San Francisco Giants Must Resolve If They Want to Make the Playoffs

    The San Francisco Giants are one of the top three teams in the National League when playing at home. With a .619 win percentage, they often look unstoppable in the comforts of AT&T Park and the odds-on favorites to win their division...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 2,184 reads 8 comments

  14. San Francisco Giants: 'Freak'y Meltdown

    With the first half of the season in the rear view mirror, Tim Lincecum and the Giants can officially start to panic...

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  15. San Francisco Giants: Pitching Not as Good as Numbers May Suggest

    Last Sunday, the San Francisco Giants wrapped up a seven game home stand in which they went 5-2, sweeping the Dodgers to move into first place...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 1,036 reads 3 comments

  16. Is Buster Posey Really the Best Catcher in the National League?

    Buster Posey was the leading vote getter for the entire National League with 7,621,370 votes. He not only beat out his fellow catchers Yadier Molina and Carlos Ruiz for the starting ...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 3,647 reads 57 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants: Mat Latos Has the Giants Seeing Red, Again

    In a week that started with four straight dominate performances by San Francisco Giants starters, the tables have turned over the past two days...

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  18. Madison Bumgarner Prods Matt Cain After 1-Hit Gem for San Francisco Giants

    On a night when the Los Angeles Dodgers fell at home to the New York Mets , Madison Bumgarner (10-4) tossed a beauty to propel the San Francisco Giants into sole possession of first place...

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  19. San Francisco Giants: Pivotal Series as Dusty's 1st-Place Reds Come to Town

    Completing a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers yesterday, the San Francisco Giants took a share of first place for the first time since the season began...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 537 reads 4 comments

  20. San Francisco Giants' Ryan Vogelsong Outduels Clayton Kershaw, Credits Posey

    Matched up against the Los Angeles Dodgers ' ace left-hander Clayton Kershaw (5-4), the San Fransisco Giants ' Ryan Vogelsong (7-3) knew he would have to be at the top of his game Tuesday night...

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  21. Does ESPN Have an East Coast Bias?

    On a relatively slow news day in the sports world on Monday, one would expect that an upcoming three-game series matching two of the most storied franchises in baseball would be the top story on ESPN’s featured Sportscenter at 6pm EST...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 3,526 reads 17 comments

  22. Dodgers vs. Giants: Can San Francisco Sweep LA for a Share of First Place?

    The first place Los Angeles Dodgers come to San Francisco tonight to open a three game series that will have huge implications in deciding the National League West...

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  23. Will San Francisco's Rotation Have Two 20-Game Winners This Year?

    The front end of the Giants pitching staff is having a magnificent first half. A combined 23-9, Matt Cain (9-2), Madison Bumgarner (8-4), and Ryan Vogelsong (6-3), are ...

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  24. Los Angeles Angels Blank the San Francisco Giants Behind Jered Weaver

    Jered Weaver, fresh off the disabled list with a strained lower back, showed no signs of rust for the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday night, as he pitched six strong innings of two-hit ball...

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  25. San Francisco Giants: Is Brandon Belt Finally Ready to Be the Man at First Base?

    Eight days ago Brandon Belt was hitting .224, shaking his head after most at-bats and working tirelessly before batting practice to try to level out his swing. How quickly things can turn...

    Mark Probst Written by Mark Probst about 2 years ago 1,191 reads 0 comments